Foundations of Screenwriting:

Formatting

LEARN HOW TO FORMAT YOUR SCREENPLAY IN THE HOLLYWOOD STANDARD

Title Page

Learn how to properly set up your screenplay's all important title page.

Advance Formatting

Go deeper into Hollywood's formatting standard & additional tricks.

Television Format

We breakdown the 1hr drama and 30 min multi and single cam comedy.

Preview The Course

TAKE A LOOK AT WHAT THIS WORKSHOP IS COVERING. 

 

Don't Let Formatting Derail Your Screenplay

FORMATTING IS THE FIRST THING READERS & PRODUCERS LOOK AT TO SEE IF YOU ARE A PROFESSIONAL

LIFETIME ACCESS - $47

2+ Hours of Video Content

We walk you through how to properly format your screenplay in the Hollywood standard.

Every Formatting Option

We breakdown formatting for the feature film, 30min multi-cam/single-cam comedy and the 1hr drama.

Access Anytime, Anywhere

Whether day or night, wherever you are, you have lifetime access to this course. 

MEET YOUR INSTRUCTOR

Geoffrey D. Calhoun is a multi-award-winning screenwriter and is sought out as a script consultant and a re-writer for various stages of development and production. He is the director of the Script Summit Screenplay Contest which is listed as one of the biggest Screenplay Competitions by The Script Lab.

He is known for his fast-paced thrillers but has also won awards for comedies and dramas. In 2017 Geoffrey was listed as a Top 100 Indie Writers in the World. He believes everyone is a writer at heart and has dedicated himself to help others learn the craft. His courses are designed to break down the mysteries of screenwriting by using easy to follow templates, outlines, and modern popular films as examples.

The Complete Indie Film Producing Workshop

Learn how to produce a low-budget feature film, step by step.

Camera Settings

Learn all about shutter speed, aperture, and ISO.

Flash Photography

Learn how to use flash to get trendy high-contrast photos.

35mm Film

Learn how to get crisp images using cameras from the 60s.

AREAS COVERED

  • What is Formatting?
  • The Title Page
  • Basic Formatting
  • Advanced Formatting
  • 30 Min Multi-cam TV Formatting
  • Single Camera TV Formatting
  • Formatting the 1hr Drama
  • Formatting Tips and Tricks
  • Split Screen Formatting 
  • Documentary Formatting
  • How to Copyright Your Script?
  • Agents and Managers
  • Scriptments
  • Bonus: Interview with Geoffrey Calhoun

Kelly Schwarze (Emmy-Winning Director)

Geoffrey D. Calhoun's The Guide for Every Screenwriter is one of the most efficient instruction manuals on the craft.  He cuts past the verbose film school expository, and gets straight to work, delivering a sample-driven checklist that anyone can follow. What’s remarkable about this book is how quick it is to apply to your work. 

Morgan I.P. Fics (Award-Winning Filmmaker)

When it comes to the world of screenwriting there are several different books that discuss the foundations of the craft. Calhoun’s book, “The Guide For Every Screenwriter is remarkable. Through his practical experience in the industry, he refreshingly offers up an approach to screenwriting that is of value to novices and pros alike.

What are you waiting for?

DON'T LET FORMATTING STOP YOU FROM SELLING YOUR SCREENPLAY

LIFETIME ACCESS - $47