1 Week Online Program with Roadmap Writers - Women in Film and Video of New England
1 Week Online Program with Roadmap Writers
Monday, 6/15 - Thursday, 6/18 @ 4:00pm - 6:00pm PT
Roadmap Writers is a leader in screenwriting education and has helped over 150 writers get signed, optioned, staffed and produced. This 1 week program will walk each writer through script development, pitch preparation and marketing help! If you need any further assistance email firstname.lastname@example.org
Below is the curriculum.
Monday, June 15th @ 4:00pm - 6:00pm PT
Script Development with executive Janet Jeffries from Lawrence Bender Productions (GOOD WILL HUNTING, SEVEN SECONDS)
Janet will start with a lecture on what she looks for in a script and common pitfalls writers fall into that shoot themselves in the foot. Janet will choose 5 volunteers prior, read the first 10 pages of their script and provide feedback in the class so everybody can learn from their peers' feedback. Email email@example.com
if you want to be a volunteer.
Tuesday, June 16th @ 4:00pm - 6:00pm PT
Pitch Lecture with CEO of Roadmap Writers, Joey Tuccio
This will be a lecture on all things pitching including how to start your pitch, how to help the exec connect with your pitch from beginning to end, how to make your pitch feel more cinematic, the differences between feature and TV pitching and how to end your pitch. This will be followed by Q&A.
Wednesday, June 17th @ 4:00pm - 6:00pm PT
Pitch Roundtable with Manager Chris Deckard from Fictional Entity
Chris will start with a lecture on how he trains his clients on how to pitch. Volunteers will then practice their pitch with Chris in front of the group in 10 minute increments. All writers will learn from the feedback given to their peers.
Thursday, June 18th @ 4:00pm - 6:00pm PT
Marketing and Branding with Roadmap's Director of Education Alex Davies and Coordinator Terra Joey
Writers will learn how to find companies that are right for their project(s), and how to define their brand depending on what they write.
Each class is recorded so if you sign up but can't make it live, you will receive the recording 48 hours later!
About Your Host
Roadmap Writers is a screenwriting education and training platform for writers looking for a guided path to success. Our programs are hosted by working industry executives and are designed to empower writers with actionable tools and insights to elevate your craft and cultivate relationships with industry professionals. Since 2016, we have helped more than 150 writers sign to representation and countless others get staffed, optioned, or sell their script.