Script development
Lector: Karen Lee Street (UK)

Time: May 26, 15.00
Place: RIGA cinema

Lecture: Stories Come First: the Importance of Script Development

Focus of lecture will be importance of script development and common script problems- particularly problems which may stop a script from getting development or production funding.  Karen will touch briefly on why young directors/ writers/ producers should be thinking about co-productions - and if they do, why they need to be aware of why scripts get rejected by funders. 

 Workshop: Scene writing and Story Pattern mini-workshop (limited number of participants)

Writing in teams on the spot!  Participants will work in groups to complete short scene writing and story pattern exercises designed to improve visual storytelling skills, followed by  constructive discussion of the creative works.