Feature Rewrite Lab

Jul 27 to Sep 14 — Thursdays, 6:30pm-9:30pm (PDT)

Instructor: Ali Laventhol

The next logical class after Feature Development Lab and Feature Draft Intensive.

Writing is rewriting, and this is the place to do it. The first four weeks will be guided classes in which the instructor and your peers will offer honest notes on your material and help you hone the key elements of your project. Notes will be given on the writer’s first 15 pages of their screenplay to which they will have applied the lessons and techniques, except one week where writers will get notes on their relationship progression tool.

Classes cover: You’ll learn techniques to fine tune all aspects of your script, from structure to character development, to dialogue and scene work. Then, you’ll have 3 weeks off to rewrite your script and hand it in. The class will meet for a fifth and final session, after which writers will receive detailed, written feedback from the instructor on their entire script.

Prep work is a brief elevator pitch of the writer’s project that the writer will share in class on the first day.

Requirements: Before class begins, writers must have a completed draft of a feature script that they wish to rewrite. Our Feature Development Lab & Feature Draft Intensive courses are prerequisites.

Testimonial:Ali’s a great teacher. She gets right to the heart of a story. Her approach is focused on identifying and building upon meaning and relationship progressions, with an appreciation for structure. I have loved every single class I’ve taken at Script Anatomy, and I can’t wait for my next one with Ali.Pamela García Rooney, HBO MAX’s “Pretty Little Liars: Original Sin”, NBC’s “COUNCIL OF DADS”, Netflix’s “SELENA”, 2018/2019 Fellow with NBC’s Writers on the Verge & NHMC

When: Jul 27 / Aug 3 / Aug 10 / Aug 17 / Sep 14

*OFF Aug 24, Aug 31, & Sep 7 for Rewrites

Cost: $805

5 writers

Click here for our full refund policy. All sales are final. No refunds. A transfer request 45+ days before the 1st day of class will be honored (class must be selected within five business days of transfer request).

PHOTO / VIDEO DISCLAIMER: Script Anatomy reserves the exclusive right to use any photograph/video/audio taken at any Script Anatomy class, without requiring the permission of those included within the photograph/video. Script Anatomy may use the photograph/video/audio for educational, commercial, marketing or publicity purposes without limitation, and in perpetuity.

INSTRUCTOR DISCLAIMER: Since all of Script Anatomy’s instructors are working writers, opportunities sometimes arise in their careers that prohibit them from teaching. Change of instructor doesn’t qualify you, the student, a refund unless that refund falls under our normal refund rules. By paying and signing up for this class you are acknowledging and agreeing that the original instructor of this class may change before the class begins.

Please note that classes are for individuals aged 18 and older.



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