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Film Studies: Write a Short Script/Screenplay (Screenwriting/Writing)

In this four week class, student screenwriters/filmmakers will write their own short movie, receive formatting and story feedback, edit, and table read a short screenplay/script. #creative
Angelia Derrick (she/her)
132 total reviews for this teacher
New class
year olds
learners per class


Charged upfront
$18 per class
Meets 1x per week
Over 4 weeks
55 minutes per class
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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 a program they use. 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.
55 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. 


Angelia Derrick (she/her)
Lives in the United States
Lover of Books and Movies
132 total reviews
274 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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