Breaking into Film with Cosmo Carlson

In Coffee Class, learn how to break into the film industry with Cosmo Carlson—one of John's previous students and a two-time Black Lister with several projects in development. Grab your coffee and come join us for screenwriting business talk!   Cosmo Carlson has...

Write a Movie with Us!

In this Special Event, create an outline for a feature-length screenplay live with screenwriters Alexie Basil, Adam Schaller, and special guest Avishai Weinberger.

Story Analysis: AMELIE

In Coffee Class, screenwriter Adam Schaller breaks the screenplay for the fantastical and charming French rom-com, AMÉLIE by Guillaume Laurant. Grab your coffee and come join Adam, NYU Professor John Warren, and Alexie Basil for screenwriting talk!   Rent on...

Outline a Coming-of-Age Movie with Us!

In this Special Event, outline a feature-length screenplay live with screenwriters Alexie Basil, Adam Schaller, and special guest Avishai Weinberger.   The prompt: a coming-of-age indie