Writing the Short Film

Writing the Short Film is an ONLINE PROGRAM offered by John Edathattil through his Aide the Novice Screenwriter Initiative (ANSI). This is one of the finest free screenwriting courses for out-and-out beginners.

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If you already have screenwriting know-how, then this course might not provide too much information, otherwise, this is a great place to start. 

John Edathattil personally mentors the program, but he offers this Young Screenwriter Initiative course online for free. 

The program is intended over the course of three weekends, and at the end, you will have a short film script that is ready to shoot. 

If you are a complete beginner, then Aide the Novice Screenwriter Initiative (ANSI) provides an excellent foundation to build from.


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, Jilulnnu Oru Kadhal and many more… 


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