Autumn 2015 - this course has now passed.
This course is aimed at anybody with an interest in writing for horror fiction. It will focus on the allure of horror and its evolution throughout the decades, while exploring various tropes that make up the genre. There will be tips on writing effective scares, understanding the sub-genres of horror, including slasher flicks and zombie movies, as well as short character creation exercises designed to help you craft a screen monster. This course is run in partnership with the living dead.
Barry Keating is the writer of the feature films Nymph, The Rift and Downhill, and comic books Day of the Dead: Desertion, Battle Royale: Parent’s Day and Demons 3.Starts: Sat 31 Oct
Time: 10.30am – 4.30pm
Duration: 1 Day
Cost: €80/€70 Members