FLM-200CS Introduction to Screenwriting
The creation of a screenplay is a fundamental phase of the cinematic art. Students will learn the skills necessary to prepare scripts for television and film, using the standard, industry-accepted format for feature films. During the first several weeks of the course students will learn the fundamentals of screenwriting. After that, each student will write an original short film. By the end of this course students will have sufficient skills to write a theatrical feature-length screenplay. Previous writing experience is not necessary.