Writing for Film 1

School of Drama: Playwriting

Graduate Course

Majors Only

Writing for Film 1

Spring 2021

Taught By: William Cusick

Section: A

CRN: 1658

Credits: 3

Students will learn the fundamental tools of the craft of screenwriting. The course, over 2 semesters, will follow the development process, from the story, through outline/treatment and culminating in an original full-length screenplay. Additional course work includes weekly examinations and analysis of screenplays and films by established screenwriters and film-makers; with an emphasis on the early establishing work of these artists, and especially by those who with a playwriting background.

Students who wish to enroll in a graduate theater course at The New School for Drama must be accepted into the graduate theater program as a full-time student.

College: School of Drama (DR)

Department: Playwriting (TPLW)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Seminar (R)

Max Enrollment: 4

Add/Drop Deadline: N/A
Online Withdrawal Deadline: N/A

Seats Available: Yes

Status: Open*

*Status information is updated every five minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 11:19pm 7/9/2020 EDT

Meeting Info:

Days: Thursday

Times: 1:00pm - 3:30pm

Building: Arnhold Hall 55 W13th

Room: 901

Date Range: 1/21/2021 - 5/6/2021