Writer and freelance script editor Darren Rapier will discuss how to improve your work, write the perfect pitch, create believable characters, cut through all the jargon and tell you whatâ€™s necessary to create a solid and sustainable screenplay that sells.
This free one-and-a-half-hour class will take you through the basics of screenwriting and how it differs from other forms of creative writing and drama. Youâ€™ll look at how to form your idea into a workable story, touching on classic film structure and formatting requirements that make a professional script.
Darren will share some slides, briefly cover some basic screenwriting techniques and take questions via zoom chat.
Nearest tube: Elephant & Castle underground station (Northern and Bakerloo lines).
Nearest Railway Station: Elephant & Castle
Buses from Elephant and Castle: ask bus driver for Burgess Park. Bus numbers: 12, 171, 148, 176, 68, 484, 42, 40, 45