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Short Film Scriptwriting/ME030 (8 Weeks Class Based)

Course Overview

Award(s)
Certificate of Attendance
Course Code:
ME030/Thurs 19.00-21.00
Fees:
€110

This course is suitable for these who wish to gain an introduction to the craft of screenwriting- developing character, writing the individual scene, dialogue, structure, format, rewriting techniques, writing treatments and how to sell your script. You will finish this course with a completed short film script ready to film.

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Participant Profile
Programme Description

The purpose of this award is to equip the learner with the knowledge, skill and competence to write a short film
script, pitch it to producers and how to market it.

Learners will be able to:
• explore what makes a good story
• take a script idea and develop it into a script
• explain film terminology and understand who does what on a film set
• understand the importance of story structure, design, character development and marketing in short film
• set up, find and use film script courses
• put together a ten to fifteen minute short film script
• edit, rewrite and polish their script for pitching
• pitch their script to potential producers

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This provision is co-funded by the Irish Government and the European Social Fund as part of the ESF Programme for Employability, Inclusion and Learning 2014 – 2020.