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Thursday, September 1 • 11:00am - 12:30pm
SCREENWRITING: Screenwriting 101

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This workshop will be about the actual writing of your script. Genres to avoid. The bifurcation of the marketplace. What they are and aren't buying, and why. How to hold the reader's attention, and keep that person unable to put your script down. 

And many, many other big and small tricks to keep you from having to read all those mind-numbing screenwriting books.


Leslie Dixon

Leslie Dixon was raised mostly in San Francisco – in the city itself, thank you, not one of those flaccid little down-the-peninsula suburbs. She was one of those obnoxious but literate children who could both annoy and impress people. She had a fun mother, who did nothing to rein her in, but did drag her around to revival houses to see pre-Hayes Code films. An obsession was born. She got a library card at AFI and began checking out... Read More →

Thursday September 1, 2016 11:00am - 12:30pm
Laurelhurst Theater 2735 E Burnside St, Portland OR 97214

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