Tompkins Cortland Community College

ENGL135 - Short Narrative Film Writing

Creative Writing course: This course explores creative techniques used to write screenplays for short films. Topics include story concept, structure, theme, setting, characters and dialogue, visual images, and sound. Students complete an original screenplay for a short film (under 30 minutes). Prerequisites: Prior completion of, or concurrent enrollment in, ENGL 100 and RDNG 116 if required by placement. 1 Cr. (1 Lec.) Fall semester (five weeks).