This intensive and practical two-day course at the Guardian offices, led by leading screenwriters, will introduce you to the nuts and bolts of writing for film.
Opening with a keynote talk, the weekend will include five, practical small-group workshops on topics varying from character to dialogue to script structure.
A leading talent agent will also lead a session on getting your work noticed and the weekend will end with a panel discussion.
This masterclass is suitable for aspiring screenwriters, screenwriters starting out and curious film lovers wishing to learn more about the craft of screenwriting.
Dates: Saturday 19 and Sunday 20 January 2013
Location: Guardian HQ, 90 York Way, King's Cross, London, N1 9GU
Price: £220 (inclusive of VAT, booking fees, lunch and refreshments)
Maximum class size: 18 (except keynote and panel talks where the maximum class size is 90)
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Welcome to Guardian masterclasses – a unique programme of learning embedded within one of the world's most forward-thinking media organisations.
Masterclasses offer a broad range of short and long courses across a variety of disciplines from creative writing, journalism, photography and design, film and digital media, music and cultural appreciation.
Harnessing the expertise and specialisms within the organisation, our courses are led by first class and award winning guardian professionals whilst also drawing on the skills and expertise of other leading figures at the forefront of the creative and digital industries.
The programme is aimed at anyone interested in personal or professional development whether that be refining your skills, focusing your ambition or simply broadening your mind and gaining inspiration.