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2018年08月19日文章来源:创意与艺术学院2018年08月19日浏览次数:141

高级编剧

课程学分:3

课程内容:

The goal for this course is to write the first draft of a screenplay that’s both compelling and representative of your unique voice. To achieve this goal we’ll focus on accomplishing the following mini-goals:

--Selecting a story that has a clearly defined protagonist with the potential to undergo profound internal change.

--Selecting a story that has the potential for conflict.

--Selecting a story that has the potential for a cathartic ending.

--Selecting a story that has the potential to create audience engagement.

--Refining and developing the protagonist for this story: Character Identification, Character Reveals, Character Sympathy, Character Empathy, Character Secrets, Character Growth, Want/Need, Hope/Fear, Doubt, Debate, Decision, Behavior vs Backstory.

--Writing a short treatment for this story.

--Creating the essential elements of this story, including but not limited to: the protagonist’s Status Quo, Want/Need, Debate, Lock-In, Main Tension, New World, Exploration, Obstacles/Conflict, Midpoint Triumph/Reversal, False Resolution, Real Resolution, New Hope, Catharsis, and the protagonist’s new Status Quo.

--Writing the outline for this story using specific storytelling techniques, including but not limited to: Sequences, Inside Information, Suspense, Mystery, Surprise, and Reversals.

--Learning to give proper macro and micro notes on treatments and outlines, notes that keep the writer’s original concept intact.

--Writing the screenplay from the outline.

--Learning to give proper micro notes on a screenplay, notes that keep the writer’s original concept intact.

The objective for this course is to complete the first draft of a screenplay, following the steps listed under Course Goals.

课程师:Peter Robinson


师介绍:彼得·甘布尔·罗宾逊,南加大编剧系副教授,自2008年起在南加大编剧系执教。他以《尘雾家园》代笔编剧的身份出道。之后在A级编剧艾德·所罗门的编剧团队内工作达12年,参与开发的剧本包括《惊天魔盗团》和《惊天魔盗团2》。他的剧本《The Harrowing》获得Scriptapalooza剧本奖和CAPE新作家奖,并进入Nichol剧本评选的半决赛。他是《办公室僵尸起义》的联合编剧,最近为ReelFX完成了《Wish Police》和《The Mischievians》两部剧本的开发。2010年,彼得获南加大优秀导师奖Melon Award。  彼得毕业于南加利福尼亚大学,持有编剧专业学士学位(优秀毕业生)和导演专业研究生学位。同时,彼得自2010年起开始教授职业编剧大师班,覆盖内容包括对白写作、编剧商业等。