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FiLMLaB.tv Online Workshop: Creating a Web Series World on a Budget

July 14, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm

Web Series – short-form episodic narratives created solely for the Internet – have become a viable platform for aspiring screenwriters to show off their storytelling talent.

This year’s FiLMLaB contest will be in the web series format.  Get a head start on creating your own dynamic series with this webinar.

Creating a Web Series World on a Tight Budget

When fashioning a world that will hold a viewer’s interest for multiple episodes, web series creators need to take both creative and practical matters into account.  This webinar led by screenwriter Randall Jahnson is Ground Zero for the creation of your own doable series.  Randall will lead you through the numerous factors to consider as you begin to conceive your story world.  Episode length, cast, locations, scope, maximizing limitations, unifying elements, and identifying your audience are just a few of the topics that will be discussed.

The class is online and open to everyone.

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Pre-Registration Required

There are two online FiLMLaB.tv workshops this July. Buy tickets to both FiLMLaB.tv July workshops and get a discount. $40 for a single workshop; $60 for both. Use code FilmlabDuo.

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About Randall Jahnson

Visual Writing with Randall Jahnson

2016 FiLMLaB Director, Randall Jahnson

Randall Jahnson has been a professional screenwriter for 33 years. He has delivered scripts for both large and small screens; in both studio and independent realms; in genres ranging from horror to historical. He’s worked with such diverse filmmaking talent as Steven Spielberg, Alec Baldwin, Spike Lee, and Penelope Spheeris. Among his produced credits are Dudes, The Doors, The Mask of Zorro, Sunset Strip, the Norwegian indie feature, Dryads – Girls Don’t Cry, and episodes of the HBO cable series, Tales from the Crypt. Dionne, his screenplay about pop singer Dionne Warwick, is scheduled for production in late 2018. He also wrote the epic Western video game, Gun, which was voted Best Story at the 2005 IGN Video Game Awards. Way back in the 1980s he directed music videos for Henry Rollins, Black Flag, Stan Ridgway, and the legendary Minutemen. More recently, he has been involved with the Willamette Writers FilmLab program. Jahnson teaches screenwriting at the Northwest Film Center in Portland.
Visit randalljahnson.com for more.


July 14, 2018
10:00 am - 12:30 pm
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Portland, OR United States


Willamette Writers