Starts: Mon 3 Oct
Time: 6.30pm – 8.30pm
Duration: 8 Weeks (No class: Mon 31 Oct)
Cost: €220/€200 Members
This course is ideal for aspiring screenwriters who are interested in writing a feature film script. From the basics, like research and generating ideas, to the business side of the industry, like funding opportunities, participants will explore the ins and outs of the art of screenwriting. Over the eight weeks topics covered will include: master plots; logline, synopsis and scene breakdown; three act structure; action, description and movement; creating conflict; and writing treatments. Mark O’Connor is a graduate of the New York Film Academy. He has written and directed four feature films and has just completed his fourth, Cardboard Gangsters, due for release in cinemas in October 2016.