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Intensive

Intensive: Pilot Kickstart Workshop

Date:
Sunday, August 4
Time:
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Please join us for this Intensive with Tawyna Bhattacharya.

Pilot Kickstart is an immersive, dynamic, and comprehensive 3-hour TV pilot workshop. Tawnya Bhattacharya will give you a toolkit covering the critical elements needed in the pilot development and writing process, including bloglines, conceits, what makes a compelling main character, flaws, core wound, redeemable traits and goals, how to create a strong story engine, stakes, antagonists and theme, as well as core structural beats.

Sunday Intensives are small, focused workshops, limited to 15 writers, and presented by industry professionals. This Intensive is three hours long, and includes lunch. You must register to attend Sunday Intensives at an additional cost.

Please register here.



Instructor

Tawnya Bhattacharya

Tawnya Bhattacharya is a writer, writing instructor, and founder of Script Anatomy, a writing school that helps television and screenwriters reach their writing goals and elevate their craft. A screenwriting teacher for the past 12 years, Bhattacharya launched Script Anatomy in 2011 to use her experience of breaking into the industry and building a career to help other writers do the same. Currently writer/supervising producers on Famous in Love (Freeform), Bhattacharya and her writing partner Ali Laventhol have written on The Night Shift (NBC), Perception (TNT), The Client List (Lifetime) and Fairly Legal (USA). In addition to Script Anatomy, Bhattacharya has guest-taught workshops with ISA (International Screenwriters Association), Stage 32, the TV Writer’s Fund, and the Disney|ABC Writing Program, and was most recently a mentor for the 2017 CineStory TV Writers Retreat in Idyllwild. She also writes a column in Script Magazine called “Your TV Guide.”