How George Lucas Wrote Star Wars (One-Time Screenplay Writing Class)
In this one-time course students will learn how George Lucas wrote the script for the original Star Wars and what makes it still such a great story.
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In this class students will learn the methods and tricks that George Lucas used to write the original screenplay for Star Wars Episode IV - A New Hope to make it still a universal story after so many years. This methodology has since been adopted by countless screenwriters to write stories in any genre including drama, romance, comedy, sports, and action, to name only a few. This will be primarily a lecture class with plenty of opportunity to participate, ask questions, and discuss relevant...
Students will gain a greater understanding of how to structure a professional screenplay by using Star Wars and its underlying methodology as an example.
I have a bachelor's degree in screenwriting and am a former film producer. I have worked at Sony Pictures, 20th Century Fox Film Studios, and Lionsgate Pictures and have worked on projects with a New York Times bestselling author, an Emmy-nominated TV Producer, and the creators of "Stranger Things" on Netflix.
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1 hour per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.
"The Writer's Journey" by Christopher Vogler is a fantastic source for this subject, but it is completely optional. Students will only need the willingness to learn and pay attention when coming to class.
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I am excited to share my passion for all things geeky with students to let them know they are not alone! I got into cooking when I was in high school after my first job working in a restaurant and feel I have perfected the art of "Lazy Cooking,"...