The Premiere School for Storytelling

At TheFilmSchool, we teach the tools you need to start, finish, and sell a screenplay. We offer dozens of courses and seminars each year in topics such as structure, character, comedy, pitching, and more.

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Script Development Lab II

This course is designed for the screenwriter and filmmaker that currently has a screenplay in progress. In this 4 week course you will take the rough draft of your script and move it toward production ready status. Brian McDonald, author of four books on the art and craft of screenwriting will guide you through the script development process. *There will be no classes Thanksgiving week. Read more

Dates: November 15 - December 17

Application deadline: December 17


Script Development Lab I - Spring 2017

It is time to move your story idea from your brain to the page! In this class you will learn how to craft the first draft of a screenplay. Bring your vision for a short film or pilot and over the course of 4 weeks, guided by an industry professional, you will create the first draft of your screenplay. Read more

Dates: September 30 - April 8

Application deadline: March 10


2017 Summer Screenwriting & Filmmaking Intensive

TheFilmSchool’s Summer Intensive –a journey of self-discovery taught by current industry leaders. This program is designed to help you unleash your unique storytelling voice and give you the tools to take your script from page to screen. A tour de force in screenwriting and directing. Read more

Dates: July 16 - August 5

Application deadline: August 1


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