Scriptwriting

(with Larry Wilson). A three class series. January – July 2019

Working on Act 1

SCREENPLAY – ACT 1

Act 1. The first 30 pages of your script are crucial. 
In this ten week intensive, you will craft your 1st Act, avoiding rigid formulas and finding your inner-scriptwriter’s voice.

Tuesdays: Jan 22nd – March 19th
7 weeks
3 hours – 7pm to 10pm

Hours: 21    Fee: €650

Working on Act 2

SCREENPLAY – Act 2

Act 2 (*prerequisite Screenplay Act 1)

Act 2 is the most challenging part of your screenplay. 
You will learn techniques to keep you moving forward,  as you write the dramatic heart of your screenplay.

Tuesdays: April 2nd – May 14th
7 weeks
3 hours – 7pm to 10pm

Hours: 21    Fee: €650

 

Working on Act 3

SCREENPLAY – Act 3

Act 3 (*prerequisite Screenplay Act 2)

You will finish your 1st draft, then learn revision techniques to polish your screenplay.

Tuesdays: May 28th – July 9th
7 weeks
3 hours – 7pm to 10pm

Hours: 21    Fee: €650

If you buy the full series of 3 classes you get a discount of €250 making the full fee for series of three: €1,700.
A total of 21 weeks and 63 class hours. To arrange this discount please email info@mulhollandacademy.com

Teacher: Larry Wilson

Larry WilsonLarry Wilson has been successfully writing and selling screenplays for 30 years.  Is a working writer, with iconic hits like Beetlejuice and The Addams Family in his resume. The animated version of The Little Vampire (from his screenplay) is now in worldwide release. 
And he is currently writing a new animated movie, Ainbo, and a Broadway musical version of Beetlejuice is opening in October 2018.

Larry was a Creative Executive at Paramount Pictures, working directly with Jeff Katzenberg, the former president of Disney Pictures and founder of DreamWorks.  He has worked with great writer/directors like James Cameron, Kathryn Bigelow and of course, Tim Burton.  And was also a story analyst for every major studio in Hollywood, reading hundreds of scripts.

What’s unique about his experience is that he’s worked successfully on “both sides of the desk”.  He can help you write your best screenplay and also help you understand how to sell it.  And how to market your screenplay and yourself.  Read more about Larry.

 

Writing courses offer a safe environment to share work and learn new transferable skills.  A friendly, fun environment is an essential part of this – one that may allow for exploration of Amsterdam’s cafes and bars to provide the appropriate backdrop for writerly chat after class!
There are limited places. Please sign up as soon as you can!