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Sunday, August 31 • 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Screenwriting Class: DO IT YOURSELF presented by Willamette Writers

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DO IT YOURSELF
Making your own film? Writing for a niche market? Writing a web series? This class covers everything you need to know - from Central Locations to Confined Cameos to Robert Rodriguez's school bus. Using examples from MOON, THE COOLER, STATION AGENT and films produced by the instructor for pocket change, this class is packed with information. How Indie films challenge the audience (while mainstream films reassure the audience). Writing for a budget, writing for non-actors, getting the most 
production value out of your budget. 

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William C. Martell

"William C. Martell is the Robert Towne of made for cable movies," (Washington Post reviewer) David Nuttycombe. Last year William C. Martell handed in the first draft for the studio remake of a 1980s horror film, and has written 19 produced screenplays that were carelessly slapped onto celluloid: 3 for HBO, 2 for Showtime, 2 for USA Net, and a whole bunch of CineMax Originals (which is what happens when an HBO movie goes really, really wrong... Read More →


Sunday August 31, 2014 12:00pm - 1:30pm
5th Avenue Cinema 510 SW Hall Street Portland OR 97201

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