In this introductory screenwriting course, students will be guided through the creative and technical process of developing a screenplay. Using discussions, class critiques, and movie excerpts, students will explore the structure of television and film scripts from simple formatting, characterizations and blocking, right up to complex recursive plot structure. Students will develop a 30-minute script, suitable for use as a portfolio submission. Class limit is 15.

Registration Deadline: September 18 2018

Course Code: ESFI-0111   [Register Now]

Instructor: David Middleton

Site: P202, 1107 Marginal Road, 1107 Marginal Road

Date / Time:   Sep 25 - Nov 06, Tue, 6:30pm-9:30pm   (7 sessions)

Tuition: $ 250 + HST

Digital Documentary

Access to inexpensive and high quality tools hasıenabled people to explore subjects and ideas inınew and exciting ways. The documentary form hasınever been so popular. Participants will learnıabout the art of non-fiction filmmaking overıseven weeks while creating a short digital film.ıFrom an introduction to the documentary types andıstyles, to writing, through the interviewıprocess, capturing B-roll, and theıpost-production process, we will explore howıstories are told in engaging and informative ways.

Registration Deadline: September 18 2018

Course Code: ESMA-0126   [Register Now]

Instructor: Walter Forsyth

Site: N320c, 5163 Duke Street, 5163 Duke Street

Date / Time:   Sep 25 - Nov 13, Tue, 6:00pm-9:00pm   (8 sessions)

Tuition: $ 280 + HST

Contact us:
T 902 494-8185

Mailing Address:
5163 Duke Street
Halifax, NS  B3J 3J6

Office Address:
5163 Duke Street
4th Floor, Student Accounts
Halifax, NS

Office Hours: Monday to Friday, 9:30am-4pm