• Writing Feature Film

Start Date June 05, 2021 01:00 AM

End Date June 26, 2021 11:59 PM


Phone 18188590269

Writing Feature Film

Story to script in four weeks!

Attend from anywhere! PILAR ALESSANDRA will take you through this four-part class live and in real time through Zoom. Have to miss one? You’ll receive the video as well.

Saturdays, 10AM – 12PM US Pacific Time

June 5 – June 26

A “learn by doing” class that takes you step-by-step through the screenwriting process, moving you from idea to script pages in four weeks.

Brainstorm the story you want to tell.
Outline without writing a novel.
Get your story out of your head and onto the page quickly, efficiently, and creatively.

  • Class 1: Brainstorming and Outlining
  • Class 2: Character Work and Scene Writing
  • Class 3: Page Formatting and Dialogue Writing
  • Class 4: Page and Script Development

Classes over 25 people will include a separate one-hour Q&A, Sundays at 11.

PILAR ALESSANDRA is the director of the screenwriting and TV writing program On the Page®, host of the popular On the Page Podcast and author of the top-selling book “The Coffee Break Screenwriter.”

Pilar started her career as Senior Story Analyst at DreamWorks SKG and, in 2001, opened the On the Page Writers’ Studio in Los Angeles. Her students and clients have written for The Walking Dead, Modern Family, Grey’s Anatomy, Lost and Family Guy. They’ve sold features and pitches to Warner Bros, DreamWorksDisney and Sony and have won the prestigious Nicholl Fellowship, Austin Screenwriting Competition and Warner Bros. TV Writing Workshop.

In addition to her private classes taught out of the On the Page Writers’ Studio, Pilar has trained writers at DreamWorks, Disney Animation, ABC, CBS and regularly  moderates the Pitch Conference at the American Film Market. Pilar has traveled the world teaching in London, Dublin, Beijing, Warsaw, Lisbon and Cape Town, training writers, animators, producers and show runners in the art of writing, story telling and pitching.

Information about Pilar’s classes, consultations, book and podcast can be found on her website:  www.onthepage.tv