Course Description

Covers the rewrite and notes stage of script development including receiving and interpreting notes, how creative executives and producers work with writers, and what happens once a project is ‘greenlit’ and enters the production writing phase.

Learning Outcomes

  • Analyze the various stages of the script development process.
  • Deconstruct how the needs of various studios and/or production entities determine what happens during the rewrite process before and after a project is ‘greenlight.’
  • Devise creative solutions for revisions on a screenplay sample.
  • Construct and present a practice pitch and/or partake in a mock notes sessions.

Prerequisites

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