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Did you know that MasterClass offers online screenwriting courses by industry legends and a host of awards-winning filmmakers?
You are able to enhance your writing skills at your convenience from anywhere in the world.
READ OUR NEWS ARTICLE THAT CALLS FOR YOUR SUBMISSIONS FOR THE 2ND ROUND OF APPLICATIONS: https://sacreativenetwork.co.za/2021/04/call-for-submissions-2nd-cycle-of-applications-2021/.
Master Scriptwriting Courses
When Shonda Rhimes pitched Grey’s Anatomy she got so nervous she had to start over. Twice. Since then, she has created and produced TV’s biggest hits.
In her class, Shonda teaches you how to create compelling characters, write a pilot, pitch your idea, and stand out in the writers’ room. You’ll also get original pilot scripts, pitch notes, and series bibles from her shows. Welcome to Shondaland.
Aaron Sorkin wrote his first movie on cocktail napkins. Those napkins turned into A Few Good Men, starring Jack Nicholson. Now, the Academy Award winning writer of The West Wing and The Social Network is teaching screenwriting.
You’ll learn his rules of storytelling, dialogue, character development, and what makes a script actually sell. By the end, you’ll write unforgettable screenplays.
David Mamet sat in on a poker game full of thieves and left with the inspiration for American Buffalo. Now, the Pulitzer Prize-winning writer of Glengarry Glen Ross takes you through his process for turning life’s strangest moments into dramatic art.
He’ll teach you the rules of drama, the nuances of dialogue, and the skills to develop your own voice and create your masterpiece.
Independent filmmakers face numerous challenges in financing and distributing their productions. The main goal of The Write Project is to boost Africa’s entrepreneurial creativity in the film industry by creating new jobs as the continent prepares for massive demographic waves. Our objective is to bring film investments and film projects to Africa, encourage the production of professional audiovisual works and promote international co-production.
We selected a wide variety of content from our 1st cycle of applications from over 1500 submissions.
- Visit our website to see the Finalists as well as optioned projects from the first cycle of applications (Africa) to The Write Project Film Fund.
- Visit our website to see the Finalists as well as optioned projects from the first cycle of applications (South Africa) to The Write Project Film Fund.
To all the new applicants, keep creating and keep writing. We are looking forward to review your projects.