WORKSHOPS AND EVENTS
Short CutsWriting for short filmThis four session course tackles the basics of planning and writing a short film. It covers how to generate and develop a suitable idea, how to write a treatment, step outline, and practical approaches to writing your first draft of a 10-15 page script.This practical course on dramatic writing will also include sessions on characterisation, plot, story structure, dialogue and audience involvement. You will also look at award-winning short films, consider the role of readers and how to approach the film industry. Guest tutors will discuss their work and working methods.
Come ready to enjoy the work!
Tutor: Ade Solanke
Ade Solanke is a screenwriter and story analyst. She has worked for the Sundance Institute, Hollywood Pictures and Disney. She was the BFI?s first Writer in Residence and has taught screenwriting at Goldsmiths College, LCP, The City Lit and The Arvon Foundation.
DATES: Saturdays 25 September, 9 October, 23 October and 6
TIMES: 10.30am - 1.30pm
VENUE: Clapham Library, 1 Northside, Clapham Common, London SW4 0QW
PRICE: ?42/?21 concessions
Number of places available: 12