Script University is thrilled to present the one-day Script University Film Writing Virtual Conference on April 30, 2022. Our one-day virtual conference will equip scribes with fundamental tools to initiate their screenwriting career, with insight provided by SIX leading industry professionals and screenwriters. In one full day, you will learn how to develop fascinating characters, how to survive a rewrite, how to build tension with suspense and surprise, and more.
All participants will benefit from:
- FOUR all-new, one-hour webinar presentations provided by industry professionals and screenwriters, all examining different aspects of screenwriting. Each session will include an opportunity for live Q&A with the speaker!
- The ability to network with other screenwriters via discussion boards that will be open throughout the day. Share ideas, and even your work if you choose.
- Unlimited OnDemand viewing! All conference sessions will be made available for download in the week following the live presentations. Even if you can’t attend every session live, you will be able to view each lecture on your own whenever you choose.
Learn Valuable Techniques to Hone Your Craft
*Our craft-focused conference schedule is designed to provide the kind of education that all screenwriters can use to take their work to the next level. Click on the "Conference Schedule" tab for the complete details on our lineup.
- Developing Fascinating Characters by Dave Trottier
Learn how to design characters from scratch and apply time-tested techniques in developing them into intriguing personalities, and start them on their respective internal and external journeys.
- Mindset Strategies for Surviving a Rewrite by Jenna Avery
Discover some simple mindset strategies you can lean on to help yourself make the process just that much easier and take your rewrite all the way through to done.
- Building Tension with Suspense vs. Surprise by Bryan Young
In this session, learn how you can leverage the ideas of suspense or surprise to create a more satisfying narrative.
- Panel Discussion: The Screenwriter's Landscape in 2022 with screenwriters Jenna Milly and Shaye Ogbonna