new class starting in one week


The new —

Online screenwriting class Non-Static Writing begins in one week. There are still two open seats in this class.


Non-Static Writing | Begins March 9, 2010

Non-Static Writing : 6 Week Workshop begins Tuesday March 9th 2010. This is an online 6 week advanced course on non-static writing taught by yours truly Max Adams. There is a reason movies are called “moving pictures.” Because they move. This course is about keeping those pictures moving within a script. Subjects include opening environments, using open and closed environments, moving characters within enclosed environments, using dialogue to create tension within closed environments, using and not using filters and — how to kill a scene in under five seconds with an electronic device.

[You do not want to do that last one.]

Course fee is $270. Course length is 6 weeks. Seating is limited. Send email for course sign up to : courses @

[you must type out the above email address without the spaces — we are trying to outwit spam bandits]


About Your Lovely Instructor :

Max Adams is the recipient of a Nicholl Fellowship in Screenwriting from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences as well as a recipient of Austin Film Festival’s screenwriting award. Her released films include Excess Baggage [credited] and The Ladykillers [uncredited]. Max has worked with Hollywood Pictures, Touchstone Pictures, Universal, Tri-Star and Columbia Pictures. She is a former AFI Alumni reader and WGA online mentor as well as a current Nicholl reader and judge. She is the author of The Screenwriter’s Survival Guide; Or, Guerilla Meeting Tactics and Other Acts of War and is a 2010 recipient of the College of Fine Arts Distinguished Alumni Award from University of Utah. Her students and workshoppers include Nicholl Fellowship winners, Screenwriting Expo winners, Disney Fellowship winners, Warner Bros. competition winners and working and produced writers. She has lectured and/or taught at Austin Film Festival, Squaw Valley Community of Writers, New York Film Academy, Gotham Writer’s Workshop, The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts & Sciences and UCLA and is a prior WGA online mentor and the founder of two international online screenwriting workshops, Left Door and 5150.


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0 Responses to new class starting in one week

  1. david

    electronic device = phone?

  2. max

    A phone is one of them.

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