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Film Studies Camp: Write a Short Script/Screenplay to Make a Movie-Screenwriting

In this four day class, students will draft and table read a short shooting script (screenplay) that they can submit to contests/festivals or make into a three to five minute short film/movie after the class.
Angelia Derrick, MFA
103 total reviews for this teacher
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Completed by 17 learners
Class
55 minutes
per class
4x per week
over 1 week
11-14
year olds
3-5
learners per class
per learner - per class

How does a "Multi-Day" course work?

Meets multiple times at scheduled times
Live video chats, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
Great for engaging projects and interacting with diverse classmates from other states and countries

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Mon, Dec 19

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Description

Class Experience

Students will have a usable shooting script so they can make their short film. 
Master of Fine Arts in Screenwriting
Bachelor of Arts in Applied Arts: Creative Writing
Certificates from Institute of Children's Literature
Certificates from Institute for Writers
Writing young adult fantasy and space opera under the pen name Angelia Almos. 
Students will need to work on their scripts outside of class. 
Students will need to use a screenwriting program to write their script. A list of free and paid programs will be made available to the students on the first class if they don't already have one. Students need to already have an idea for a movie before the class starts.
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
3 hours 40 minutes per week in class, and an estimated 2 - 4 hours per week outside of class.
Depending on the topics that the students are writing about, we might be discuss sensitive topics in a matter of fact way considering how it would affect the planned viewing audience of their films. 

Students will be provided with a list of both free and paid screenwriting programs to write their scripts as well as websites to read screenplays for free. 
Students will be provided with a list of both free and paid screenwriting programs to write their scripts as well as websites to read screenplays for free. 

Teacher

Angelia Derrick, MFA
🇺🇸
Lives in the United States
Lover of Books and Movies
103 total reviews
224 completed classes

About Me

Pronoun: she/her/hers

"Storytelling is the most powerful way to put ideas into the world." - Robert McKee

My hope is to help nurture your love of stories as well as your individual voice while giving you the tools and skills you need to tell... 
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