Summer Screenwriting Workshop

This summer, take advantage of a unique opportunity to master the essential elements of a superior screenplay.

Offered by Boston University's College of Communication, the Summer Term Screenwriting Institute provides an intensive, professional environment in which to develop story ideas and workshop scenes. Over the course of 11 weeks, you'll begin writing a feature-length screenplay. The course is open to students who have completed an undergraduate bachelors degree.

The Screenwriting Institute provides the benefit of professional critique and feedback from instructors and peers. Throughout the institute, you will:

  • Maintain a steady writing schedule
  • Present drafts of pages for group review
  • Benefit from group discussion and collaboration
  • Complete the first act of feature-length screenplay

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