“Short Form Scripwriting with Matt Perry”

Ask any film professional and they will all agree “It all starts with a good script”. Want to make a short film for entry into a local festival like the “Place Called Sacramento”? Want to learn how to organize your next great You Tube creation? This is the writing class for you. In only three sessions, professional screenwriter Matt Perry covers elements essential to any new screenwriter.

The Rules of Conflict
Dramatic Structure and Beats
Proper Screenplay Format

Creating Interesting Characters
Writing Good Dialog
Mastering the Short Form Film

Writing Means “Re-Writing”
Upping the Dramatic Stakes
Eight Pages – Three Acts

February 11, 25 and March 3
Saturdays 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Coloma Community Center
4623 T Street
Sacramento (95819)
Fee = $50

Biography
Matt Perry received an MFA in filmmaking from New York University’s graduate school of film and is the author of several screenplays.  Formerly the A/V Manager for an Auburn, California multimedia company he now runs his own business and teaches Screenwriting and Film Studies at Cosumnes River College and the Art Institute of Sacramento.  He is a devotee of kundalini yoga and running.

Matt Perry, filmmojo@earthlink.net

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