” Ken Duncum is an exceptional teacher. The structure and underlying philosophy of his approach to script writing in just a day provides me with the perspective and courage to write more and write better . ”
– 2018 Auckland Workshop Participant
Here’s a fantastic opportunity to learn from IIML screenwriting teacher Ken Duncum.
This one day course on writing a feature film looks at strategies for Coming up with a Cinematic Concept, growing Captivating Characters, locating the Core of your story and establishing your personal Connection to it.
Over the course of the day Ken Duncum will coach and cajole you through a process of developing your own film idea, giving you tips for finding and building a story that resonates.
Don’t miss this interactive and practical workshop that will help you navigate through the complexities of writing a feature film.
Who it is for: Emerging to established filmmakers, however if you are at the beginning stages of writing a film or are interested in writing a feature film this workshop will be very beneficial.
When: Saturday 16 Feb, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Where: Ara Institute of Canterbury , NZ Broadcasting School (TV Building)
33 Southwark Street (Cnr Madras and Southwark), Christchurch
Cost: General Admission $27.32 (incl. GST) or Student/Unwaged $11.28 (incl. GST). Tickets via Eventbrite.
What to Bring: Pen and paper. Morning and afternoon tea will be provided. There are plenty of cafes in the area. There will be space available to eat your lunch if you would like to bring it with you.
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