At the AHFA’s top screenwriting school, our one-of-a-kind
curriculum and world-class faculty ensure that students receive an intensive, hands-on education in the theory and practice of screenwriting, becoming well-rounded and versatile writers in the
process. From day one, students find themselves behind the keyboard, learning how to develop their ideas into a properly structured shooting script at one of the best screenwriting schools in the
In addition, students have the unique opportunity to work with fellow screenwriting, filmmaking, and acting students in developing and bringing a script to life in a finished film, providing each student with extensive experience in going through every step of the filmmaking process as it relates to screenwriting. Finally, students learn the art of pitching their screenplays to help ensure that they are prepared to realize their professional goals once they complete a program at the Academy’s best screenwriting school.
Depending on the screenwriting program or workshop a student
enrolls in at the Academy’s screenwriting school, aspiring screenwriters can expect to take many of the following screenwriting courses.
|Story Generation||Character Arcs Heroes||Classic Screenplay Structure|
|Script to Screen||Conflict and Flashbacks||Writing the Feature Film Screenplay|
|Genre Studies||Screenplay Analysis||Elements of Screenwriting|
|Acting for Writers||The Great Screenplays||The Business of Screenwriting|
|Treatment Writing||Transmedia: Franchises||Screenwriting Workshop|
|Revision Class||Adaptation Workshop||Special One-Week Seminar in Digital Filmmaking|
|Dramaturgy||Pitching Class||TV Writing: Sitcoms and One-Hour Dramas|
|Cinema Studies||TV Writing: Pilot||TV Writing: Specs|
In addition to the courses offered at the Academy’s NYC and LA
campuses, aspiring screenwriters are also able to pursue their screenwriting education online through an online screenwriting course.
Prospective students have the option to enroll at the
screenwriting school at the New York Film Academy throughout the year. To learn more about the start dates and tuition rates for a screenwriting class, please click here.
Designed for students wishing to continue their education
started at our NYC campus and receive a degree, students at the screenwriting school can apply to have their credits transferred for advanced standing at one of the following degree programs
offered at our LA campus.
For students looking to do a fast-paced, full-immersion
screenwriting workshop at the New York Film Academy, they are advised to enroll in one of our short-term screenwriting workshops.
In order to accommodate aspiring screenwriters looking to make a
longer time commitment, students should look into our one-year screenwriting program.
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