Dunedin screenwriting workshop with Duncan Sarkies

Posted Monday 04 Mar 2019

Script to Screen presents a one-day screenwriting workshop entitled What Do You Want? Lead by screenwriter, playwright and novelist Duncan Sarkies, the workshop will focus on character objectives: how an understanding of what your character wants and the obstacles that get in their way can be used to generate ideas for your film. The day will be interactive with fun practical exercises to help you explore the power of motivated characters. Bring a pen and some paper and limber up your writing hand - and your brain! The workshop is for  emerging and established filmmakers.

When: Saturday 9 March, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Where: Petridish, 8 Stafford St, Dunedin
Cost: General admission $23 (incl. GST) or Student/Unwaged $11.50 (incl. GST).
Morning and afternoon tea will be provided. There are cafes in the area.

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