Since watching movies (good ones) is so easy and pleasurable, screenwriting is a medium that everyone's uncle thinks they can do. But anyone who has had to read an amateur screenplay knows different. This is a writing course that will start from ground zero: separating the screenplay from other forms, e.g. the play and the novel, and ground students in visual language as the basis of the medium. How do we write in pictures?
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|Course Format: Seminar||Grading Mode: Graded|
||Fulfills a Major Requirement for: (FILM-MN)
||Past Enrollment Probability: Not Available
|SECTION 01 - July/August Session|
|Major Readings: Wesleyan RJ Julia Bookstore
|Examination and Assignments: |
2 short screenwriting exercises and a final 12 page short paper
|Additional Requirements and/or Comments: |
This course is linked with FILM324. Students who enroll in this course are required to also enroll in FILM324 in the same term.
|Instructor(s): Collins,Stephen Edward Times: .MTWRF. 03:20PM-05:00PM; Location: CFS124; |
|Total Enrollment Limit: 12||SR major: 0||JR major: 3|| || |
|Seats Available: -1||GRAD: 0||SR non-major: 0||JR non-major: 3||SO: 3||FR: 3|