June 11th–Creative Writing

OK, we’ll see where you’re at. Our play/screenplay assignment is due today. Drop that guy onto turnitin.com. If you’re not finished, time to get finished. Then, I’d like to give you time to read through the play/screenplays in small groups...

Tue, June 9th–AP

OK…Let’s do this! The process: You have a play and a scene with at least 40 lines per student You have a photocopied scene You have/are in the process of memorizing your lines You block your scene and practice it for maximum awesomeness You plan costumes...

Fri, June 5th–Creative Writing

HOLA! Homestretch… If you’ve finished the short story, we only have the 10-minute play/screenplay left to go. Some ideas to help you figure out your story: 2+1: Start with a conflict between two people. Maybe a father and son? Maybe two co-workers? Maybe a...

Wed, June 3rd–Creative Writing

To get started, I want to take a look at a few movie scripts and see how they’re formatted, how they’re constructed. Obviously, let’s start with Brick by Rian Johnson. Read pages 1-12 In groups, note the differences in formatting between the movie script and the play...

Fri, May 29th–Film

HOLA! Quick, are you caught up with all 4 essays! Then, you get to stay for the end of Breathless. But first, I want to give you some meeting time for the final project and an update on timing. I have space in Mr. Bruno’s computer class on June 5th for you to...