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Screenwriting: the Feature Film

April 20, 2013

Program Locations:

Jefferson Market Library
An intensive course.  Learn the fundamentals – characterization, plot, formatting, description and dialogue – of telling stories for the screen. Through a mix of lectures, film clip screenings, and in class writing exercises, you'll learn how to write a visually vivid and compelling screenplay. You'll be encouraged to present script pages for discussion and critique.
Registration: Limited to 12 participants.  Students will be chosen by a lottery - stop by the second floor, from February 16th -23rd to fill out a form for consideration. Only the students chosen in the lottery will be contacted.

Instructor: Helen Kaplan
Saturdays from 2pm to 4:30pm: March 2, 9, 16 and April 6, 13, 20

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  • Audience: Adults