Writing Marvel Supervillains: How to Write a Great Villain for Film and Comics!

Students will take a deep dive into the Marvel Universe to analyze the craft of storytelling for film and use critical thinking to come up with their own original villain and superhero story. #OSFF
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Class Experience

students will learn the top five key elements to writing an amazing villain and an exciting story for film. 

-what is the difference between a superhero and a supervillain 
-why is a villain or antagonist necessary for storytelling 
-character design 
-character origin story
-character wants and story arcs 
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The attached script is optional. You do not have to print it.
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
50 minutes per week in class, and an estimated 0 - 1 hours per week outside of class.
All of the Marvel films are rated PG-13. Please do not have your student take this class if you are not comfortable with them watching Marvel films. 

*Please note that the sample script is optional and DOES NOT need to be printed. 
We will be focusing on villains from the Captain America, Iron Man, Thor, and The Avengers story lines. 

Here is a list of Marvel Movies used in the creation of this class:  

Captain America 
Iron Man 
Iron Man 2
The Avengers 
Thor The Dark World 
Iron Man 3 
Captain America Winter Soldier 
Avengers: Age of Ultron 
Captain America: Civil War 
Thor Ragnarok 
The Avengers: Infinity War 
Avengers: End Game 


SarahWorking Screenwriter For Feature Film in Hollywood
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331 completed classes

About Me

Hey there! I'm Sarah. 

I teach creative writing classes for film and other film related topics. Currently I am a working screenwriter in Los Angeles and over the years I have worked on many film and television productions ranging from the Emmys... 
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