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Screenwriting For Beginners

  • Boone Youth Drop-In 91 Madison Avenue Whitesburg, KY 41858 (map)

Learn basics of screenwriting
How to set a tone
How to build a scene
hear tips from inside the writer's room

Jesse Harris is a native of Harlan County, Kentucky, and will happily spend all day talking about life in Appalachia. After graduating from Georgetown College, Jesse wrote and produced an award-winning independent feature, Surviving Guthrie, at night, while spending the days working in a bank. Since receiving an MFA from Emerson College, Jesse directed another short (2012’s Sour Notes), and moved to Los Angeles, beginning a career in television. Jesse most recently wrote for Marvel’s Jessica Jones.

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