Category Archives: class topics

Week 4: The Treatment

Workshop: treatments
Writing assignment 3 due the class period before your workshop slot

Week 3: No Class

Professor Fitzpatrick will be out of town at a conference this week, so you have a few extra hours to get some work done!

Week 2: Getting Started: Character and Story

Screenplay and film: Chinatown
McKee, ch. 2-6
Writing assignment 2 due Wednesday

Week 1: Structure

Screenplay and film: Raiders of the Lost Ark
Trottier, pp. 1-69, 103-158
Writing assignment 1 due Monday


The usual getting-started information: who are you, who am I, what are we going to do, and why.