8-Week Feature Screenwriting Workshop

Learn How To Write a Script at NYFA

Writers with a passion for film and entertainment take their skills to the next level in NYFA’s intensive 8-Week Feature Screenwriting Workshop. The program, designed for aspiring screenwriters with little or no experience, guides students through developing their story idea into a feature-length screenplay.

Students learn fundamental screenwriting techniques during the workshop, learning to edit, revise, and apply creative feedback through rigorous exercises and collaborative workshop sessions.

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Program DescriptionProgram Name: 8-Week Screenwriting Workshop

At NYFA, students rapidly learn how to craft their own feature-length screenplay of 90-120 pages. Through in-class study, exercises, one-on-one time with their instructors, as well as constructive feedback from their classmates, students rapidly build skills in fundamental writing concepts and techniques. The program meets Monday through Friday for classes and writing labs. To meet the workshop goal, the first draft of an original screenplay, students need to allocate daily and weekend hours for writing. During the program, students able to obtain a discounted download code of Final Draft software from the Bursar.

To learn more, see NYFA’s Course Catalog or request more information.

School Alumni

Ilaria Polsonetti  

Ilaria Polsonetti


Kangana Ranaut  

Kangana Ranaut

Actor | Filmmaker | Screenwriter

Shivani Rawat in a light blues weater  

Shivani Rawat

Producer | Writer



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Please note: Equipment, curriculum, and projects are subject to change and may vary depending on location. Students should consult the most recently published campus catalog for the most up-to-date curriculum.