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Seminars & Workshops

Rewrite Workshop

Tackle how to rewrite a script with hands-on guidance

In this one-day workshop, Linda and Tim guide you through the fundamentals of rewriting your script, then put what you’ve learned into practice. The morning session covers the what, why, when and how of rewriting. In the afternoon session, Linda and Tim break down the first five pages of the screenplays of eight workshop participants (chosen in advance) and show you how to master the rewrite process in real time. As a group, we will all rewrite 8 participant scripts with the guidance of the most experienced screenwriting professors around. We will choose the scripts in advance. Sign up here for this workshop on August 10th.

The Art of the Pitch: Telling Your Movie

Learn the do's and don'ts of pitching your screenplay

Every writer, whether they like it or not, has to pitch. In this workshop, we’ll take the mystery, and fear, out of pitching. The morning session covers the do’s and don’ts of pitching. In the afternoon, you’ll get the opportunity to pitch your project to a panel of experts and get immediate feedback to help you learn how to best tell your movie. Sign up for the ProPath newsletter for more information.

Five Day Retreats: Putting Theory into Practice

Screenwriting retreat to supercharge your writing

Our five-day screenwriting retreats are a phenomenal way to supercharge your process and put into practice everything you’ve learned. Whether you need an intense refresher or are a new writer looking to kick your screenwriting into a higher gear, Linda and Tim provide a safe, fun, engaging, and most importantly, focused environment for developing your work. In the five days, you’ll go from idea to screenplay pages with Tim and Linda guiding your work in a workshop setting. Morning table reads are followed by afternoon writing sessions and one-on-one tutorials with Linda and Tim. At the end of the five days, you’ll have a clear path to success and the pages to prove it! Sign up for the ProPath newsletter for more information.

Building a Script From the Ground Up

One day screenwriting seminar for building a script

In this one-day seminar, Linda and Tim take you through the four fundamental pillars of a successful script. Utilizing techniques built through decades of teaching success at UCLA and in other programs, they’ll give you the tools that have propelled thousands of their students from dreamers to successful screenwriters. Sign up for the ProPath Newsletter for more information.