learn how to write that blockbuster movie
from the comfort of home (sofa, kitchen table, bed, bath,…we don’t judge) with our modular screenwriting course.
and then getting it made
how to whip your screenplay into shape, what other documents you need in your briefcase, who to approach in the film industry and how to get their attention, what you can expect to get paid for your script...basically everything you need to get your script turned into a movie. (Because, let's face it, that's what we all want.)
the course is modular
so you have the freedom to just take just one module or any of the seven you want. or take them all for a comprehensive look at both the art and the business of film-writing.
the course is designed
by a practising film
Paul FitzSimons has been a film and TV writer for over 10 years. He wrote feature film THE GIFT (15A) and was a story writer on Irish TV drama FAIR CITY. He is currently developing film and TV projects with producers in Ireland and the UK.
Paul produced THE GIFT (dir: Damian O'Callaghan) with OC Productions starring Alan Devine, Una Kavanagh and Dawn Bradfield. It was released in April 2017 and is now available on Amazon Prime.
Paul runs a script-consultant practice, helping writers with development of film and TV concepts and scripts. He has worked with writers and producers on over three hundred scripts, pitches, synopses and treatments.
You can also avail of a video or phone consultation
to find out about the course before choosing a module, follow up on a completed module or ask questions after finishing the course.
What You Thought
"I found the content clear and informative, and the exercises interesting and helpful. The course covers everything well and is very interesting and enjoyable."
Clodagh Murphy, Novelist
"It’s a comprehensive course that gives a good grounding in screenwriting fundamentals. I’ll definitely be making use of some of these modules."
"I would recommend it to anyone who would like to try their hand at screenwriting, or indeed if they’re trying to plot a novel."
Margaret Scott, Novelist
“You can make a bad movie out of a good script, but you can't make a good movie from a bad script."
let's get going with your [free] first module
this first module takes you through how to create a concept for your film and then turn that concept into a cinematic plot.
give us your name and email address (and any questions you might have), click 'send' and your free CONCEPT AND PLOT module will be on it's way to you as fast is humanly possible.