Presented by
Epiphany & AFTRS
 

"No one is better than Michael Hauge at finding what is most authentic in every moment of a story." Will Smith
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Michael Hauge
Advanced Story Mastery:
Creating Stories That Sell

Epiphany and AFTRS are pleased to co-present world renowned Hollywood story and script consultant, author and lecturer Michael Hauge to present an exclusive one day Masterclass.

Michael Hauge is consistently ranked as one of the world's top story analysts. Designed for screenwriters, novelists and filmmakers who are new to Michael Hauge's approach, as well as those who have participated in any of his previous lectures or workshops, this intensive, one-day seminar presents the concepts of structure, character arc, identity and essence in a new way, and then explores more advanced methods for eliciting emotion in your readers and audience.

During the seminar Michael will expand on his principles for "The Hero's 2 Journeys", applying them to both Hollywood and Australian films and episodic series television. He will also reveal the keys to developing High Concept story concepts, creating compelling love stories, and getting the people in power to read your work.

Michael works with individual writers and filmmakers around the world on their screenplays, novels, movies and TV scripts. Michael has coached writers, producers, stars and directors on projects for actors including: Will Smith, Julia Roberts, Kirsten Dunst, and Morgan Freeman. Michael is currently on retainer with Will Smith's company, Overbrook Entertainment, where he was involved in the development of The Karate Kid, I Am Legend, Hancock and This Means War.

- In depth analyses of both a recent, successful Australian film and a lower budget Hollywood hit
- An analysis of a hit television series episode
- The power of high concept
- Adapting novels into film
- Novel structure vs. movie structure
- The single most important component of any love story
- 16 structural tools for maximizing emotion
- Seducing the reader in the first ten pages
- The 5 types of opening sequences
- The 10 components of a well written scene
- The 8 steps to a powerful pitch

This Master Class will be held in Sydney on March 17 at AFTRS Theatre 1, and in Melbourne on March 24th at RMIT Kaleide Theatre. Seminar hours are 9.00am to 6.00pm.

Epiphany would like to thank Michael for developing and presenting this class while he is in Australia as guest consultant and lecturer for Screen Australia and AFTRS.

More on the speaker
Michael not only assists with developing your screenplay, but also specializes in teaching you to pitch it successfully, so you can feel confident your script has more than a fighting chance to get read and evaluated for the international market.

Michael has presented seminars and lectures to more than 50,000 participants throughout North America, Europe, Asia and Australia where he is also a leading story consultant for Screen Australia and Film Victoria.

The new 20th Anniversary of Michael's landmark book 'Writing Screenplays That Sell' was just released in Australia. He is also the author of 'Selling Your Story in 60 Seconds: The Guaranteed Way to Get Your Screenplay or Novel Read', as well as numerous CDs and DVDs including 'The Hero's Two Journeys' with Christopher Vogler.

"There are five essential books that every person who wants to write screenplays should read. One of them is Writing Screenplays That Sell, and the other four don't matter."
Terry Rossio, Co-writer: Pirates of the Caribbean 1, 2, 3 & 4; Shrek.

TICKETS
$195.00 Full Price
$165.00* Concession Price


Melbourne

RMIT Kaleide Theatre
Building 8, Level 2, Swanston Street
Melbourne VIC 3000
Saturday March 24, 2012 | 9.00am to 6.00pm
Bookings through Epiphany



*Melbourne / EIA concession $165.00
Epiphany offers concession price tickets to all our mailing list (as current December 2011), and the following groups and organisations with valid ID cards:
Students;
Unemployed; and
Members of AWG, ASDA, RWA & SPAA



Sydney
AFTRS Theatre 1
Building 130, The Entertainment Quarter
Moore Park, Sydney NSW 2021
Saturday March 17, 2012 | 9.00am to 6.00pm
Bookings through AFTRS



*Sydney / AFTRS concession $175.00

 

 

 

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