MASTER CLASS: The Heroine's Journey Onscreen



Rafael 3 Sat, Oct 13, 2018 12:00 PM
Film Info
Section:Behind the Screens


What do these renowned films—Lady Bird, Toni Erdmann, and Little Miss Sunshine—have in common? They are all internationally successful Heroine’s Journey screen stories that weave comedy into drama. In this master class, you will learn how to utilize The Heroine’s Journey creative approach; gain storytelling strategies for your projects; connect emotionally to your audience; orchestrate your characters to reveal compelling themes. For writers, directors, producers, editors, film lovers, industry professionals.

Facilitator: TOM SCHLESINGER is writing and co-producing two feature length dramedies—Thief River and Second Line West—for Sunrise Films in Toronto, and is co-writing and producing the documentary, The Beatles in India. He has taught storytelling workshops at Pixar Animations Studios, Lucasfilm, the International Film School, the AFI, the DGA, and the WGA.