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Intro to Screenwriting (In-Person)

February 7, 2023, 6:00 PM - February 28, 2023, 7:30 PM


This page is for the IN-PERSON Intro to Screenwriting. If you are looking for the ONLINE version of the class, please click HERE. Intro to Screenwriting is the prerequisite course for Script Lab.

In this 4-week introductory course, participants will learn the basics of industry standard script formatting, how to organically structure a story and pull inspiration, and finally how to begin writing your first draft. This course will cover formatting for both short and feature length films, as well as TV script formatting, and the differences between each. This course will also cover how to plot out a story arch, industry standard script programs, and helpful writing exercises to start the very first draft of your script.

Deliverables from this course include:

  • presentation slides in PDF format
  • cheat sheet on script formatting
  • example annotated script
  • writing exercises and FAQs
  • industry resources for creating your script

Dates: Tuesdays, weekly from February 7th – February 28th, 6:00pm – 7:30pm
Registration Deadline:
January 31st
Drop Deadline: January 31st
Open to: FAVA Members ONLY
Cost: $199+GST
Location: The Orange Hub
Instructor: TBA

Register below or email [email protected] for more information.


To begin the registration process, please fill out and submit the form below.


    Interested in becoming a FAVA Member? click here for more information or contact [email protected]  – 780-429-1671 ex. 1001


    February 7, 2023, 6:00 PM
    February 28, 2023, 7:30 PM
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    FAVA at The Orange Hub
    #149 - 10045 156 St NW
    Edmonton, Alberta T5P 2P7 Canada
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    780-429-1671 ext. 102