SCREENWRITING SCHOOL IN A BOX

Creating Compelling characters... Dialogue... Openings... Endings .. Romantic comedy... Sci-fi... Horror writing...  How to pitch... How to find an agent...  How to Sell Your TV Pilot... And much more.... This curriculum of 60 DVDs is the most advanced education on screenwriting craft, the business, and screenwriting careers available anywhere -- at about 3% of the cost of a screenwriting degree at a major film school.

 

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4-DVD Richard Walter Set:

Beyond The Basics

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StructurePak 5-DVD Set
On Crafting the Successful Screenplay

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CareerPak 5-DVD Set:
Your Career, From Concept to Sales

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StylePak 5-DVD Set:
Creating a Distinct Writing Style

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Writing the Masterpiece:
3-DVD Set

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5-DVD Starter Set: The Five Best DVDs for Beginners

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Writing for TV 3-DVD Set:
Learn from Industry Pros

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Creating Memorable Characters
4-DVD Set

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DialoguePak 2-DVD Set:
How to Write Dialogue

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Writing The Romantic Comedy

2-DVD Set

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Writing Horror and Sci-FI

3-DVD Set

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DVDs On The Craft of Screenwriting

 

Story Structure:

Writing a Great Movie Opening

Structure Checklist: How to Plug Holes in Your Script

Jeff Kitchen’s Class on Sequence, Proposition, Plot

Sequences: Hidden Structure of Successful Screenplays

Crafting the Outline for Your Feature Film

Crafting Compelling Stories for Emotional Impact

 

Dialogue:
Crafting Fresh Dialogue for Emotional Impact
Psychology of Subtext: Meaning Behind The Words
Credible Dialogue

Genres:

Joss Whedon: The Master at Play

Writing Romantic Comedies And Love Stories

Writing the Marketable Romantic Comedy

Genre Works: The Horror Genre

How to Write Horror Screenplays

The Art of Science Fiction Screenwriting

Secrets of Writing for Animated Movies and TV Shows

Breaking the Story (Surviving The Writers’ Room)

Writing for New Media

Creating Characters:
Writing Great Characters

Crafting Complex Characters for Emotional Impact

Character Evolution


High Concepts, Scene Work, Subplots, Rewriting and Much More:

Testing Your Concept at the Emotional Level

Brainstorming with the 36 Dramatic Situations

Writing the Killer First Script

7 Elements of a Successful Screenplay

Grabbing the Reader in the First 10 Pages

Prof K's Master Class Scene Workshop

Crafting Fascinating Scenes for Emotional Impact
Maximizing the Reader’s Emotional Response

Subplots (How and Why)

How to Adapt Anything Into a Screenplay
Crafting Vivid Description for Emotional Impact
Jeff Kitchen’s Two Tools for Advanced Screenwriters
Jeff Kitchen’s Screenwriting Seminar
Jeff Kitchen’s Class on Classic Structural Technique
Screenwriting From the Soul
The R-Word: Rewriting
Richard Walter's Screenwriting: The Whole Picture

DVDs on the Business of Screenwriting


Pitching:

Mastering the Two-Minute Pitch
The One-Minute Pitch

Pitching to Sell: Engaging the Listener Emotionally

Perfect Pitch: Sell Yourself & Your Movie -- The Lecture
Perfect Pitch: Sell Yourself & Your Movie -- The Workshop

 

Career:

Quantum Career Mechanics

Screenwriter’s Guide to Making Money

Essential Habits of Highly Successful Screenwriters

What to Do After It's Written (Career-Building)

How To Deduct Screenplay Expenses From Your Taxes

Navigating Hollywood–Networking, Career

Marketing Your Screenplay:

Finding the Right Buyer for Your Screenplay

Navigating the Studio System

Seducing the Studio Reader (Getting It Read)

Attitude vs. Gratitude: Richard Walter's Strategies for Securing an Agent
Richard Walter's Reader's Backflip

Selling a TV Series

Marketing Yourself: A Producer’s Dos and Don'ts

 

Financing Independent Movies:

The Insider’s Guide To Film Financing

Investor Financing for Independent Films


 

Individual DVDs

Only $14.95 Each

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Writing Romantic Comedies And Love Stories

by Michael Hauge

DVD004 | $14.95 | More Info | Trailer

 

Creating Powerful Movie Scenes

by Michael Hauge

DVD005 | $14.95 | More Info | Trailer

 

Mastering the 2-Minute Pitch

by Michael Hauge

DVD006 | $14.95 | More Info | Trailer

 

Grabbing the Reader in the First 10 Pages

by Michael Hauge

DVD007 | $14.95 | More Info | Trailer

 

Minute Pitch

by Pilar Alessandra

DVD008 | $14.95 | More Info | Trailer

Joss Whedon: The Master at Play

DVD042 | $14.95 | More Info | Trailer


Screenwriting From the Soul

by Richard Krevolin

DVD001 |$14.95 | More Info | Trailer


How to Adapt Anything Into a Screenplay

by Richard Krevolin

DVD002 | $14.95 | More Info | Trailer


Prof. K’s Master Class Scene Workshop

by Richard Krevolin

DVD003 | $14.95 | More Info | Trailer


Mastering the Essential Habits

of Highly Successful Screenwriters

by Karl Iglesias

DVD009 | $14.95 | More Info | Trailer

 

Writing for Emotional Impact:

Maximizing the Reader’s Emotional Response

by Karl Iglesias

DVD010 | $14.95 | More Info | Trailer

 

Testing Your Concept at the Emotional Level

by Karl Iglesias

DVD011 | $14.95 | More Info | Trailer

 

Crafting Complex Characters for Emotional Impact

by Karl Iglesias

DVD012 | $14.95 | More Info | Trailer

 

Crafting Compelling Stories for Emotional Impact

by Karl Iglesias

DVD013 | $14.95 | More Info | Trailer

 

Crafting Fascinating Scenes for Emotional Impact

by Karl Iglesias

DVD014 | $14.95 | More Info | Trailer

 

Crafting Vivid Description for Emotional Impact

by Karl Iglesias

DVD015 | $14.95 | More Info | Trailer

 

Crafting Fresh Dialogue for Emotional Impact

by Karl Iglesias

DVD016 | $14.95 | More Info | Trailer

 

The Psychology of Subtext: The Meaning Behind The Words

by Karl Iglesias

DVD017 | $14.95 | More Info | Trailer

 

Pitching to Sell: Engaging the Listener Emotionally

by Karl Iglesias

DVD018 | $14.95 | More Info | Trailer

 

The Seven Essential Elements of a Successful Screenplay

by Robert Tobin

DVD019 | $14.95 | More Info | Trailer

 

Writing Great Characters

by Michael Halperin

DVD020 | $14.95 | More Info | Trailer

 

Brainstorming with the 36 Dramatic Situations

by Jeff Kitchen

DVD021 | $14.95 | More Info | Trailer

 

Jeff Kitchen’s Class on Sequence, Proposition, Plot

by Jeff Kitchen

DVD022 | $14.95 | More Info | Trailer

 

Jeff Kitchen’s Two Tools for Advanced Screenwriters

by Jeff Kitchen

DVD023 | $14.95 | More Info | Trailer

 

Jeff Kitchen’s Screenwriting Seminar

by Jeff Kitchen

DVD024 | $14.95 | More Info | Trailer

 

Jeff Kitchen’s Class on Classic Structural Technique

by Jeff Kitchen

DVD025 | $14.95 | More Info | Trailer

 

A Structure Checklist: How to Plug the Holes in Your Script

by Michael Ray Brown

DVD026 | $14.95 | More Info | Trailer


Perfect Pitch: How to Sell Yourself and Your Movie Idea to Hollywood—The Lecture

by Ken Rotcop

DVD029 | $14.95 | More Info | Trailer


Perfect Pitch: How to Sell Yourself and Your Movie Idea to Hollywood—The Workshop

by Ken Rotcop

DVD030 | $14.95 | More Info | Trailer

 

Screenwriter’s Guide to Making Money

by David Freedman

DVD031 | $14.95 | More Info | Trailer

 

How to Write Your Script

and Deduct the Expenses Off Your Tax Return

by Scott Rubenstein

DVD032 | $14.95 | More Info | Trailer

 

Sequences: The Hidden Structure of Successful Screenplays

by Paul Gulino

DVD033 | $14.95 | More Info | Trailer

 

Seducing the Studio Reader

by Robert Flaxman

DVD034 | $14.95 | More Info | Trailer

 

Quantum Career Mechanics

by Michael Lent

DVD035 | $14.95 | More Info | Trailer

 

And Here's One of Our Favorite Sets:

WORDPLAY

Secrets of the Storytelling Trade

SET12 | $99.95 $69.95 | More Info | Trailer

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"Screenwriting School In a Box"--

60 Screenwriting Expo DVDs --

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All 60 Screenwriting Expo Seminar DVDs at a 25% 40% discount. This DVD set goes well beyond a masters program in feature screenwriting for about 3% of what it would cost you at a college. Don't miss this amazing value and opportunity to really launch your screenwriting career.

 


Karl Iglesias's Writing for Emotional Impact

SET01 (9 DVDs) | WAS $174.95  ON SALE FOR $129.95

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Going beyond what most seminars and books offer, and based on Karl Iglesias’s popular class at UCLA Extension, this DVD master class focuses on proven dramatic techniques that generate that emotional experience at every level of craft, from concept to character, from story to scenes, from description to dialogue.

 


Two New Special DVD Sets:

Creating Memorable Characters

Are your characters memorable?  Why spend weeks or months write a dull script with flat characters? Boost your chances of selling with the "Writing Memorable Characters" DVD Set!  This set, hand-picked by our editors to help you focus on character development, includes “Crafting Complex Characters for Emotional Impact “ by Karl Iglesias, “Writing Great Characters” by Michael Halperin, “Character Evolution” by Cynthia Whitcomb and Jeff Kitchen's "Two Tools for Advanced Screenwriters." To learn more or to order this set now, click here.

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Writing for Television

Learn writing for the small screen from these veterans of the industry: Joss Whedon, Tim Minear, and Marc and Elaine Zicree. As a legendary showrunner, Whedon gives his tales from Hollywood, how he came up with his brilliant shows, and how to navigate the business side of TV.   Minear and the Zicrees take you inside the writers’ room and teach you how to break an episode with a group of writers and then how to take those lessons and write that killer TV spec.  From the creative minds behind Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Star Trek: The Next Generation, Angel, Firefly, and more shows to come. To learn more or to order this set now, click here.

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Expo PitchPak

Expo PitchPak DVD Set

SET05 (5 DVDs) | WAS $99.95  ON SALE FOR $59.95 

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The Expo PitchPak is a complete 5-DVD course on pitching your ideas and a perfect preparation for the Expo pitchXchange. Learn from the experts—5 DVDs take you from handshake to script request to sale.

 


Jeff Kitchen's Full Day Seminar

SET02 (5 DVDs) | WAS $104.95 ON SALE FOR $79.95 

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Jeff Kitchen teaches the 36 Dramatic Situations; Dilemma, Crisis, Decision & Action, Resolution, and Theme; the Enneagram; the Central Proposition; and “Sequence, Proposition, Plot” which Hollywood studio development executives consistently call the most advanced development tool in the film industry.

 


Expo StylePak

Expo StylePak DVD Set

SET06 (5 DVDs) | WAS $99.95  ON SALE FOR $59.95 

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The Expo StylePak is a 5-DVD course on creating your own distinctive writing style. Learn from the experts—5 DVDs teach you to craft a writing style that vaults your screenplays over Hollywood gatekeepers and into the hands of decision makers.

 


Writing the Masterpiece


Writing the Masterpiece DVD Set

SET07 (3 DVDs) | WAS $59.85  ON SALE FOR $39.95 

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Dilemma, Crisis, Theme, Payoff, and Sequence. Screenwriting Expo’s Writing the Masterpiece is a 3-DVD course on taking your screenwriting to the next level, and could be the difference between a consider and a sale. For experienced screenwriters only.

 


Expo StructurePak

Expo StructurePak DVD Set

SET08 (5 DVDs) | WAS $99.95  ON SALE FOR $59.95 

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Robert McKee says "Screenwriting IS structure." The Expo StructurePak is a 5-DVD course on crafting the successful screenplay. From scene to act to finished script, experts lay out the benchmarks your script needs to sell.

 


Expo CareerPak

Expo CareerPak DVD Set

SET09 (5 DVDs) | WAS $99.95  ON SALE FOR $59.95 

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The Expo CareerPak is a 5-DVD course on charting your own course from concept to sale. Learn from the experts—5 DVDs show you how to generate commercial ideas, secure representation, target your ideas to specific producers, and become your own agent when that is necessary.


Expo BeginnerPak

Screenwriting for Beginners DVD Set

SET10 (5 DVDs) | WAS $99.95  ON SALE FOR $59.95

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Screenwriting for Beginners is a 5-DVD set designed to present all the information you need to become a professional screenwriter. Master the discipline of a pro, create a winning logline, structure your writing for success, and build your career.


Expo DialoguePak

DialoguePak DVD Set

SET15 (2 DVDs) | WAS $39.95 ON SALE FOR $19.95 

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Dialogue is the writer’s art. In this 2-DVD DialoguePak, UCLA instructor Karl Iglesias presents a complete method for creating dynamic dialogue with lots of examples from produced screenplays. Once you’ve mastered his method, dive in deeper with Karl’s examination of subtext in dialogue.

 


Richard Walter's Screenwriting: Beyond the Basics

SET03 (4 DVDs) | WAS $79.95 ON SALE FOR $59.95

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A full-day screenwriting workshop with UCLA screenwriting chairman Richard Walter. You'll experience an illuminating and motivating 8 hours of content and come away with unfailing principles of screenwriting for you to utilize over and over when you're alone writing at home.

 


More Individual DVDs

Only $14.95 Each

 Reduced shipping if you buy multiple DVDs

Genre Works: The Horror Genre

by Julie Marsh Nelson

DVD036 | $14.95 | More Info | Trailer

 

The Insider’s Guide to Film Financing

by Devorah Cutler-Rubenstein

DVD037 | $14.95 | More Info | Trailer

 

Attitude vs. Gratitude: Strategies for Securing an Agent

by Richard Walter

DVD038 | $14.95 | More Info | Trailer

 

Screenwriting: The Whole Picture

by Richard Walter

DVD039 | $14.95 | More Info | Trailer

 

Reader’s Backflip

by Richard Walter

DVD040 | $14.95 | More Info | Trailer

 

Finding the Right Buyer for Your Screenplay

by Victoria Wisdom

DVD041 | $14.95 | More Info | Trailer

 

The Dude's Dos and Don'ts

by Jeff Dowd

DVD043 | $14.95 | More Info | Trailer

 

Navigating Hollywood

by Heather Hale

DVD044 | $14.95 | More Info | Trailer

 

Crafting the Outline for Your Feature Film

by Brian Herskowitz

DVD045 | $14.95 | More Info | Trailer

 

Breaking the Story

by Tim Minear

DVD046 | $14.95 | More Info | Trailer


What to Do After It's Written

by Ron Suppa

DVD047 | $14.95 | More Info | Trailer


Credible Dialogue

by Rob Tobin

DVD048 | $14.95 | More Info | Trailer


Rewriting

by Linda Voorhees

DVD049 | $14.95 | More Info | Trailer

Selling a TV Series

by Marc & Elaine Zicree

DVD050 | $14.95 | More Info | Trailer

 

 

 

New DVDs

Hal Ackerman's Writing Scenes that Crackle with Life

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The How And Why
Of Horror
By Steven Barnes

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The Art Of
Science Fiction
By Steven Barnes

 

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Navigating
The Studio System
by Philippa Burgess

 

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Investor Financing
Of Independent Films
By John W. Cones

 

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Writing For New Media
("The Third Screen")
by Carolyn Handler Miller

$14.95 | More Info| Order Now

 


How To Write
A Killer First Script
by Fran Harris

 

 

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Writing The Marketable
Romantic Comedy

by Billy Mernit

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Secrets of Animated
Movies and TV Shows
by Ken Rotcop

 

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Character
Evolution
by Cynthia Whitcomb

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Subplots
(the how and why)
by Cynthia Whitcomb

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Writing A Great
Movie Opening
by Cynthia Whitcomb

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