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Book to Screen

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 Ten Month Mentorship Program

Turn your published book into a screenplay. Learn how to structure your story elements and character arcs to work for the screen - either for a feature length film or a pilot. Our instructors will guide you each step of the way in our live-online interactive classes. Share your progress and receive feedback in mentor-led workshopping sessions. Watch the class replays, interact with your classmates, and post questions for the instructors throughout the week in our private online community group. Complete your first draft, learn how to give and receive feedback, and dive in for your next draft.

 Take your Book to Screen!

Program Includes

  • A copy of the industry standard Final Draft screenwriting software (which is yours to keep)

  • 24 Educational Classes (1.5 hr / class) Includes special guest instructors

  • 40 Mentor Led Group Workshopping Sessions (2 hr / session, 1 per week) Optional but very beneficial. Share your progress, get feedback, workshop your ideas, ask questions and seek advice as you progress through your screenplay.

  • Admission to all Screenwriting Bootcamps taking place during the program (Nine 90-minute workshops - with professional screenwriters teaching on specific elements of screenwriting)

  • Two individual (one-on-one) 2-hour professional consultations during the program period

  • Membership in the Book to Screen web group. Review class video sessions, ask questions, get feedback, brainstorm your ideas….

  • Independent, Professional Coverage (1) at the end of the program. Get feedback and a professional “score” from a third party reviewer.

  • 50% off submission to FFSA screenwriting festivals if you choose to enter during the program

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"How to Turn Your Book Into a Movie"
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Choose the right path for you.

 

Next Session Fall 2023
Starts Thursday, September 21

Teaching Classes

Thursdays

8:00 - 9:30 pm

Eastern Time

Beginning

September 21

Mentoring Sessions

Tuesdays

6:00 - 7:30 pm

Eastern Time

 

Beginning

September 26

Full Mentorship Program
$4,997
Kateyn Silva Exclusive offer
$4,497

Wondering if Book-to-Screen is a good fit for you?

Attend our free webinar, "How to Turn Your Book Into a Movie" to explore all your options

Sign up Here

 

Book a free Zoom call with Jaclyn to evaluate how our program fits your needs

Schedule a 30 Minute Zoom Call

Audit Program

Eight Month Audit Program

With this Audit option, you get to attend all of the educational classes and workshops,  and apply what you learn on your own. You can do all the homework and write your script as you go without professional feedback and help along the way.​

  • 24 Educational Classes (1.5 hr / class) Includes special guest instructors  (Over 8 Months)

  • Admission to all Screenwriting Bootcamps taking place during the program (Nine 90-minute workshops - with professional screenwriters teaching on specific elements of screenwriting)

  • Membership in the Book to Screen web group. Review class video sessions, ask questions, get feedback, brainstorm your ideas (with  peers)

  • 50% off submission to FFSA screenwriting festivals if you choose to enter during the program

  • BONUS - Two individual (one-on-one)  2-hour professional consultations during the program period

Auditing Includes

Audit Classes

Thursdays

8:00 - 9:30 pm

Eastern Time

Beginning September 21

Audit the Course
$997
Kateyn Silva Exclusive offer
$897

Wondering if Book-to-Screen is a good fit for you?

Attend our free webinar, "How to Turn Your Book Into a Movie" to explore all your options

Sign up Here

Instructor

Your Instructor

Jaclyn Whitt

Jaclyn Whitt is a multi-award winning screenwriter in both short and long format, garnering 10 first-place awards in National and International screenwriting competitions. As a script consultant, screenwriters seek out her input during their editing process to strengthen their characters and storylines and tighten their scripts. Producers have sent other screenwriters to Jaclyn to help improve, focus, and re-write their screenplays. Her realistic dialogue, unique characters, and non-verbal communication within scripts have been frequently noted and praised. Jaclyn is an optioned writer with three feature films and a sitcom currently in pre-production.

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I recently took Jaclyn’s screenwriting course, and I am so happy with everything I learned. Jaclyn is professional, organized and easy to understand; helping students and giving valuable feedback along the way. She helped me bring the story and characters in my mind to life, and gave me a foundation to get my first screenplay off the ground and running. One of my favorite parts was how she explained ways to organize our outline and writing process for different learning styles. Finally it helped everything "click" and make sense for me and my "ADD" brain.

Aleshia Marston

New Screenwriter

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Book to Screen

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(All Prices in USD)

Thank you for participating. We are looking forward to working with you! You will receive a confirmation email after you complete your submission. You will be added to our mailing list and we will send reminders and instructions as the classes approach. You will be invited to join a group at FamilyFriendlyScreenwriting.com, where you will be able to log in to ask questions, watch video replays, get help with your homework and participate in discussions with other members. Have fun as we learn and grow together!

(All  Prices in USD)

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