2 Day Film School
Film Development 101-D
Day 1

Welcome to your 2 Day Film School at EducateZap’s Online Film School.

This is Day 1 of the fast and easy way to write your movie at my free online institute.

Yes, you can use two days of motion picture education and succeed.

This part of my movie-making academy online teaches you my part-time course Film Development 101-D.

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  • If you have not taken and completed my course Film Development 101-C, please click here to review and complete Film Development 101-C at my 10 Minute Film School.

In Film Development 101-C, I covered how to write your film script (screenplay) a few different ways. As examples, I used Scene 14 through Scene 21 of my film, Royal Love Story From The Grave.

In this online free class Film Development 101-D, you will continue to write your movie script while using Scene 22 through Scene 33 as your examples for more advanced screenwriting skills.

  • You should spend at least two days studying each scene in the sample screenplays in this free online class at the 2 Day Film School.

Replay and Review Scenes 22 - 29

  • Click the images. Take a full day to study how more scene actions are written to explain what you want to see on-screen.

Sample Shooting Script
( Page 4 )

Sample Shooting Script Page 4

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  • Take a look at the scene headings. All of the scenes take place inside. How many different locations are used? Two.
  • Four scenes happen in the BEDROOM and one scene takes place in the LIVING ROOM.

Movie Clip
Start watching at 0:28 seconds and
Stop at 0:35 seconds

  • Take a look at how I filmed the scene actions of, “Steffi takes off her clothes.”
  • In one second of screen time, five words from the screenplay become a reality.

Sample Screenplay Page 4

Sample Screenplay Page 4

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  • Read the BEDROOM scene.
  • I used two short sentences for these scene actions.
  • Try your best to use as few words as possible.

Sample Screenplay Page 4
( Hand-Written )

Sample Screenplay Page 4 Hand-Written

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  • In the hand-written film script, take a look at the words “CUT TO:”
  • These are scene transitions.
  • You do not have to use transitions in your screenplay.
  • Scene Transitions become more important when you are editing your movie.

Continue writing your movie script...

Your Homework: Write Your Page 4

You have reached the end of your 2 Day Film School – Day 1 at EducateZap’s Online Film School.

  • If you have a question about this free part-time course, please ask in the Day 1 online classroom near the bottom of this page.

If you have completed this online course, please move along to Day 2 of the Two Day Film School.

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Film Development 101-D
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