Comedy Screenplay Workshop

LIVE MENTORING PROGRAM

Dates & Duration: Coming Soon (Over 3 Weekends)
12-Hours plus | 4 to 6PM IST

Learn the foundations and techniques of comedy-writing, the principles of humour and the secrets of why we laugh.

Fee: ₹4999

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Week – 01: Day-01

    • Has Humour-Writing Any Secrets?
    • How We Go About This Workshop
    • Humour Vs Comedy?
    • Analysing Humour
    • A Brief Comic History
    • Body Language
    • Humour for the Visual Medium

Week – 01: Day-02

    • Why we Laugh?
    • Reasons for Laughter
    • The Science of Humour
    • The Benefits of Humour Writing
    • A Map to Success as Humourist
    • Premise and Character
    • Characters in Screen Comedy
    • Exercises

Week – 02: Day-01

        • Six Essentials of Humour
        • Target Humour
        • Hostility
        • Exaggeration
        • Emotion
        • Surprise
        • Exercises

 

Week – 02: Day-02

        • Plotting and Comedic Scenes
        • Fish out of Water
        • Structuring Comedy Movie
        • The Comic World
        • The Goal
        • The Fun & Games OR Brave New World
        • Testing and Testing
        • Heart, Love, Loss
        • Transformation and Epiphany
        • Rant, Banter, Slapstick and
        • Montage in Scene

 

Week – 03: Day-01

        • Humour Writing Techniques
        • Play of Words
        • Reverses
        • Paired Elements
        • Triples
        • How Funny, Foul Language?

Week – 03: Day-02

        • Performative Comedy
        • Writing the Grammar of the Shot
        • Gags Vs Narrative
        • Writing the Comedian Comedy
        • Dark Comedy and Farce
        • Writing for Sitcoms
        • Selling Comedy

FOUNDER MENTOR

SAB JOHN EDATHATTIL

Sab John Edathattil is an Indian screenwriter and filmmaker, who has penned scripts for some very critically acclaimed films in Malayalam and Tamil.

Screenwriter: Chanakyan, Guna, Jilunnu Oru Kadhal and many more... 

 

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