Core VIII: Time
A writer must be cognizant of and manage a story’s inner clock, giving each script its own unique pulse and pace.
1-week online screenwriting course
Time is a mystery and no more so than in a movie. Centuries can pass in a matter of cinematic minutes. Conversely a single moment can stretch on for pages. This 1-week online screenwriting class helps writers develop a cinematic understanding of time and how to use narrative devices like flashbacks, montage, and much more.
- You will learn to get in touch with your story’s inner clock and see how that influences every choice you make when writing your script’s scenes.
- You will put to use practical tips by workshopping some of your own script scenes, helping you get a handle on time management.
Six lectures written by Scott Myers
Special insider tips
Daily forum Q&As
Workshop writing assignments with instructor and class feedback.
A 90-minute live teleconference between instructor and class members.