Intermediate Screenwriting

10/26/2019 - 12/14/2019




  • $299.00  -  General
  • $249.00  -  New Student


Literacenter 2nd Floor
651 W Lake St
Chicago, IL
United States of America
Room Number: Roombinhood


Sessions: 6 Saturdays
Session Dates: Oct 26, Nov 09, Nov 16, Nov 23, Dec 07, Dec 14
Session Time: 10:00am - 1:00pm


Intermediate Screenwriting

Oct 26 - Dec 14
10:00am - 1:00pm

Instructor: Mary Ruth Clarke

Further develop your ideas for the next big Hollywood film and learn the ins and outs of screenplay development!

This six-week class teaches the realities of how Hollywood evaluates screenplays and how you can develop the best script and the best pitch to make film industry latch onto your work. 

The class emphasizes visual storytelling and the ever-important logline. We will analyze and map out the classic story structure of a screenplay that went on to be made into an Oscar-winning movie.

There will be ample time allotted to discuss participants’ ideas, stories, structures, and scenes. This class is applicable to any movie genre.

Prerequisites: Screenwriting for Beginners or previous screenwriting experience.

Sessions/Weekday 6 Saturdays
Session Dates

Oct 26
Nov 09, Nov 16, Nov 23
Dec 07, Dec 14

Time 10:00am - 1:00pm
Notes There will not be class on Nov 02 or Nov 30.