Each class will cover the following topics:
1) Recent script sales. Why did the screenplay sell? How could it be improved?
2) Visual storytelling from recent hit movies & TV shows.
3) Workshopping your concepts, treatments, and new scenes you've written.
THE CONCEPT: WHAT ARE THE ESSENTIAL ELEMENTS?
GENRE RESEARCH & IDEAS OF VALUE
THE BEAT-SHEET TREATMENT
CRAFTING THE PITCH
Adam Levenberg worked as a reader for USA Films (BEING JOHN MALKOVICH, TRAFFIC) and later ran development for One Race Films (XXX, FAST & FURIOUS). As an entertainment consultant, he currently advises the industry's top actors
He's the author of THE STARTER SCREENPLAY, which details the executive's perspective on screenwriting and identifies the many differences between working writers and those
struggling to find representation. You can read more about Adam at:
Six-week courses begin:
Thursdays, beginning November 1st 7-10pm
Saturdays, beginning November 3rd 10-1pm
Choose the date and time best for you!
The Director's Playhouse
11543 West Olympic Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90025