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Kid’s Spooky Movie

Being the founder and president of the Idaho Screenwriters Association has opened some amazing doors for me. And one such door was the opportunity to help out on a local independent film, Kid’s Spooky Movie.

Tory is a good friend of mine and I jumped at the chance to do my small part in assisting on the set. And I have to say, this movie rivals Goonies any day! It’s funny, smart and a joy to watch – for the whole family.

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Tory and his sons have outdone themselves on this adventure, I know you’ll love it as much as I do!

Screenwriting On-line Class

i48 Film Festival is rapidly approaching. May 29-31 teams throughout Idaho will be writing, shooting, and editing short films, that will then be shown at the Flicks and the Egyptian theaters in Boise on June 6th and 7th.

Whether you’re an aspiring filmmaker, or you want to learn how to write a screenplay adaption to your own novel, here’s a great opportunity for you to learn the basics of SCREENWRITING at home and at your own pace.

SCREENWRITING BASICS taught by Sherry Briscoe is a 6-lesson online course. You can take this course in 6 weeks, or 12 weeks, the time is up to you. screenwriters

Lesson 1 – Story; Lesson 2 – Format; Lesson 3 – Character; Lesson 4 – The 3-Act Structure; Lesson 5 – Scene Construction; Lesson 6 – Endings.  The course is $150.00.

If you have a novel you’ve written, we will create the screenplay adaption to your book in the class, otherwise, you can create an original script.

Plenty of personal attention and extra bonuses. Sign up anytime, this is a flexible training course that will fit YOUR needs.

To sign up for your one-on-one Screenwriting Basics course, contact me and I’ll send you the information you need.

Idaho Writers & Readers Rendezvous

If you were a member of the Idaho Screenwriter’s Association, I have some wonderful news for you. This year at the Rendezvous, we are honored to present Steve Kirwan, Executive Director of the American Screenwriters Association.  Please don’t miss out on this opportunity to connect with an amazing man.

Steven Kirwan is the Executive Director of the American Screenwriters Association, and a screenwriter himself.

Steven spent his early career selling electronic components, and following his entrepreneurial spirit, started an IT support business, and currently provides IT support for small office/home office clients in the greater Boise, ID region. He also runs a flourishing Internet Marketing consultancy helping clients develop and implement social marketing strategies.

His love for writing began at a young age. A prolifoc writer of traditional styled poetry and fantasy-adventure short stories, he found that writing a novel was “just plain too slow,” and wrote his first full length fiction as a screenplay. “Hard Drive” is currently in production, Additional screenplays include “Outside In,” Short Time,” and “Faster Than You.”

American Screenwriters Association, once the preeminent organization for emerging screenwriters, is flourishing under Steven’s guidance and direction. After its dissolution in 2008, it is back on track to re-emerge as the ultimate Screenwriter’s Association and resource community.