Manuskriptseminar d. 28.-29. september


Script Consultant and Screenwriting Coach Linda Seger visit the Post Graduate Training dept. at
the National Film School of Denmark for a 2-day seminar.

After you learn the basics, how do you detail and refine the script?
This 2-day seminar will focus on applying the Three-Act structure to scenes and scene sequences. Creating and Building the Scene. Writing Dialogue and Subtext. Creating a strong Transformational Arc. Giving your Characters Direction and Dimension. Expressing the Theme.

Linda Seger is an experienced screenplay coach and story coach. Having written nine screenwriting books, Linda is the most prolific author on the subject. Linda Seger has been a screenwriting consultant on over 100 produced feature films, television shows, and plays.

10.00 – 11.15    Structuring and shaping the story and the scene sequences.
11.15 – 11.30    Short break
11.30 – 12.45     Making a scene. This would cover various types of scenes
that a writer might need to write, including the establishing scene,
the magic and wonder scene, conflict scenes, exposition scenes, etc.

12.45 – 13.30    Lunch
13.30 – 14.45    Giving your characters direction and dimension.
14.45 – 15.00    Short coffee break
15.00 – 16.00     The function of characters.

10.00 – 11.15    Creating great dialogue and subtext.
11.15 – 11.30    Short break
11.30 – 12.45     Expressing the theme through your characters. This will include
a short section on creating cinematic images to express the theme.

12.45 – 13.30    Lunch
13.30 – 14.45     The transformational arc. (Clips from as Good as it Gets)
14.45 – 15.00    Coffee break
15.00 – 16.00     Continuing the transformational arc.
Deadline for application: August 28.           Price incl. lunch: DKK 1.295,-
Sign up on our website here.