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10/26: Fall For Writing: Screenwriting with Carlos de los Rios

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NOTE: ADVANCED REGISTRATION FOR THE CONFERENCE ENDS FRI 10/25 IN THE AFTERNOON.  
PLEASE REGISTER AT THE DOOR ON SATURDAY OR SUNDAY FOR THE SAME LOW PRICES.

This session will be part of our FALL FOR WRITING conference. You can register to attend on this page or save money by signing up for UP TO 10 SESSIONS at this link.

fallforwriting-sdwi2013-smallerCome with your ideas and learn the basics of screenwriting in this one day class!

Screenwriting I will focus on coming up with and tightening a core movie concept that is up to Hollywood’s standards. In this class, beginners as well as experienced writers will be:

  • creating core movie concepts that can sell

  • mapping out story structure

  • preparing to write a screenplay

  • getting ready to “beat-sheet” your story

  • thinking like a working screenwriter

  • exploring genre options and restrictions

  • telling a story that really matters to you and to others

  • identifying screenplay structures that will get past modern Hollywood readers

  • exploring the state of the screenplay market

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Carlos de los Rios is a working screenwriter and producer who has written acclaimed films for Academy Award winners Lauren Bacall, Harvey Fierstein, Elliot Gould and others.  Carlos has worked on over 30 films and has written and/or produced 7 films.  Carlos lectures throughout California and is a sought after script doctor, writing coach and story consultant.