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ABOUT THIS MODULE

One of producers’ biggest criticisms of a script is the weak, cliche dialogue.  Learn how to make your script stand out with tight, engaging dialogue from working Hollywood experts. Emmy-winning Executive Producer of "Everybody Loves Raymond," Steve Skrovan, Writer/Producer Mike Emanuel, Writer John Anderson, Writer/Script Doctor David Freeman and Emmy-winning Director Jason Tomaric share valuable insight into avoiding cliches and writing tight dialogue.
 

IN THIS MODULE

  • 25:48 video that teaches you techniques for writing strong dialogue
  • Comprehensive companion guide
  • Guide on how to use dialogue to intensify action

LEARN

  • What makes strong dialogue
  • How to avoid cliché dialogue
  • How, as a writer, you can get you head into each character so dialogue sounds real and dimensional
  • Techniques for real making characters sound real
  • How to reveal your characters through dialogue
The videos are a big leap forward for contemporary classroom videos, utilizing clean greenscreen, working professionals and 16:9. The film is well-paced and will be a great addition to classroom instruction. It is designed and constructed in ways both interesting and accessible to student filmmakers. I hope to utilize the material in my classroom!”
 
   - Tom Dunphy, Orange-Ulster BOCES
 
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