01/10 How to Write Scripts for Hollywood with Carlos de los Rios

Date: First Class is Thursday, Jan. 10, 2012 Time: 7pm to 9 pm Number of sessions: 4--Thursdays, Jan. 10, 17, 24, 31 Members: $120 Nonmembers: $144 Location: Ink Spot, 710 13th St, Studio 210, San Diego, CA 92101
How to Write Scripts that Hollywood will Produce 

Are you ready to take charge of your career and put yourself on the map?
Are you interested in creating a screenplay that has a higher chance of getting made?
If yes, then this 4 week class led by professional screenwriter and producer, Carlos de los Rios is for you!


In this fun, intensive, hands-on workshop you will learn:
  •  the basics of shaping your core idea into a marketable, produce-able idea.
  •  what producers and production companies are looking for in a script
  •  the reasons most scripts do not sell
  •  a greater understanding of the marketplace
  •  tools to shape and transform your own writing to grab Hollywood’s attention
  •  how to utilize a beat sheet, craft your core concept and write those first 10 pages

Plus a read and critique of your first ten pages!

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.




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