Craft: Pixar and the Craft of Storytelling
Pixar Studios is the most successful filmmaking group in the history of Hollywood. The biggest key to their success? Their understanding of and commitment to story.
1-week online screenwriting course
Having produced 12 consecutive box office hits, Pixar is arguably home to the best storytellers in contemporary filmmaking. In this 1-week course, we will analyze several Pixar movies revealing key narrative principles you can use to develop and craft your own stories.
- Learn about Small Story / Substantial Saga, Special Subculture, Strange Sojourners, Separation, Sentimentality, and Surprise.
- Workshop your own story using the same principles and insider tips, enabling you to put theory into practice.
Seven 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