Screenwriting Workshop with Joe O’Byrne
Creative Frame in partnership with Adaptations Film Festival will present a screenwriting workshop with Joe O’ Byrne. The workshop is suitable for any writers, filmmakers or theatre practitioners who would like to know more about screenwriting process or who have in mind a pre- existing text they would like to adapt fo the screen.
The workshop will introduce participants to how to structure a screenplay and the importance of characterisation, plot, story arc, genre. It will also look at adaptation of a pre-existing text: a short story, a documentary account, a novel exploring the various difficulties and challenges.
Following the workshop participants will have a clearer idea of how to go about writing an original screenplay as well as adapting and using the work of another author creatively and respectfully. The workshop will be facilitated by Joe O’ Byrne.
Joe O’Byrne who worked closely with director Cathal Black on the adaptation of the John McGahern short story Korea will present a screenwriting workshop during Adaptation Film Weekend (Sept 23-25)
Date: September 23 – 25
Location: The Glens Centre
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