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If you yearn to tell your stories, and have a desire to write but do not know where or how to begin, this course is for you. Aimed primarily at the beginning writer, this course will also be helpful if you are a more experienced writer looking for fresh inspiration. You will explore aspects of the creative process such as idea generation, visualization, clustering, percolating, and how to work with the inner critic. A variety of techniques and writing prompts will be used to help you access deep personal stories that form the backbone of authentic writing. Using personal narrative, discover how to tell the stories you hold within, and discover the joy of hearing your inner voice sing.

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70626 9 eve Th Sep 24, 2020 1830-2130 Online Regan D'Andrade $269 Online

Everyone has stories to tell. But what's the best way to tell them? This in-depth course is designed to help you figure that out by taking a close look at the building blocks of short fiction, from characters and dialogue, to point of view and structure. With talks, exercises, readings, workshops, and assignments, this class offers you the opportunity to gain insight into how the literary form worksand how to craft your own stories.

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This course is not offered at this time. Please email lsifko@langara.ca for details.

This intensive screenwriting course is a great opportunity for beginning screenwriters to gain knowledge in how full-length feature film screenplays are written and structured. You are guided through the process and learn about three-act structure, character development, theme, subplots, genre, and much more.Note: This course will be delivered online via Zoom.

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70274 8 eve Mo Sep 14, 2020 1830-2130 Online Paul Donnett $346 Online

This intermediate course continues where Writing for Feature Film Script left off. You are guided through dialogue, visual storytelling, subtext, archetypal endings and much more. Through lectures, assignments and extensive in-class feedback, you will gain a deeper knowledge and understanding of writing for movies, thereby elevating your skills as a screenwriter to the next level.

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70276 8 eve Tu Sep 22, 2020 1830-2130 Online Paul Donnett $369 Online

Most filmmakers begin by writing, producing, directing and marketing their own short films. Through in-class screenings, writing workshops, information on funding opportunities, budgets and markets, learn to effectively develop and package your script/story ideas.Note: This class is held at 601 West Broadway, unit L4.

CRN Duration Starts Time Instructor Cost Location
70279 6 eve Mo Nov 16, 2020 1830-2130 Online Paul Donnett $220 Online