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.
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.
NYFA’s 8-Week Feature Screenwriting Workshop is currently available at NYFA New York and Los Angeles.
During this dynamic workshop, students develop one concept and create the first draft of a feature-length screenplay. To learn more about the projects that students complete within NYFA’s Screenwriting School, visit our projects page.
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.