Course Info

SCWR 308: Writing the Short Film for Production (Formerly DC 343)

Due to COVID-19, Spring in-class sections will be conducted online. Please contact your instructor for more information.

Students will study the essential elements and conventions for writing the short film including but not limited to character, structure, and tension. Students will write a polished short film (no longer than 25 pages) designed to be produced. Students will learn how to put together a professional proposal to apply for internal or external production funds and financing.

SCWR 100 or SCWR 101 is a prerequisite for this class.

Winter 2019-2020

Section: 801
Class number: 26367
Meeting time: M 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: 14EAS 00211 at Loop Campus
Instructor: James Choi | View syllabus

Winter 2018-2019

Section: 801
Class number: 25684
Meeting time: M 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: 14EAS 00211 at Loop Campus
Instructor: Lee Madsen | View syllabus

Winter 2017-2018

Section: 801
Class number: 21014
Meeting time: M 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: 14EAS 00211 at Loop Campus

Winter 2016-2017

Section: 801
Class number: 22578
Meeting time: M 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: 14EAS 00211 at Loop Campus

Winter 2015-2016

Section: 801
Class number: 26614
Meeting time: M 5:45PM - 9:00PM
Location: 14EAS 00211 at Loop Campus
Instructor: James Choi | View syllabus