Craft: Story Summaries: From Loglines to Beat Sheets
From elevator pitches to development meetings, a screenwriter’s ability to share stories in a variety of narrative forms is both a valuable and necessary skillset
1-week online screenwriting course
A screenwriter not only needs to know how to write a script, we also have to be able to convey our stories in multiple ways. This 1-week online course covers multiple story summaries including Logline, Synopsis, Breakdown, Treatment, Scriptment, and Beat Sheet, tools you can also use to develop and craft your stories.
- Learn the ins and outs of six different story summaries, and how they are applicable to the craft of screenwriting.
- Workshop a logline of your own story with feedback from Scott and your classmates.
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