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Instructor Course Descriptions - Peter Carlos


Scriptwriting Cluster
Scriptwriting Workshop is the study of the process of feature film scriptwriting and its elements: three-act structure, scene building, character, plotting, plot points, universal themes, and professional formatting. Narrative Arc in Film is the study of the high and low points of the dramatic developments, including key plot points, the midpoint, and moments, beats, in a film. Script Analysis is the study of the hero and the hero’s journey, film subtext, and character behavior and dialogue in scripts.

Advanced Scriptwriting Cluster
In Advanced Scriptwriting, students will learn how to improve character dialogue and subtext, as well as strengthening their screenplays’ formats.




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