A festival for all writers and readers – Join us May 19-21, 2023

Formatting for Film & TV

Open with a short discussion about why formatting matters in building a screenwriting career.

  • Feature Film Formatting: The Rules and the Rule Breakers
  • Comedy Formatting: Multi-cam and Single-cam Comedy
  • One Hour Drama Formatting

We will be using the book The Dreaded Curse: Screenplay Formatting for Film & TV as the guide and text for this class. Each section will include a table reading from a section of the book, followed by examples from actual well-known scripts, a Q&A and discussion