Workshop: Introduction to Screen Writing with Christian White
Yarra Plenty Regional Library
This event is part of the 11th Annual Booklovers Festival
Whether you’re writing a screenplay or simply want to tell a ripper narrative, the heart of all stories is the same: you need a solid foundation. In this workshop author and screenwriter, Christian White (The Nowhere Child) will introduce you to structure, mapping your story and character arcs through writing exercises, discussion and examples.
About the facilitator:
Christian White is an Australian author and screenwriter whose projects include feature film Relic. The Nowhere Child is his first book and one of Australia’s bestselling debut novels ever. An early draft of this novel won the 2017 Victorian Premier’s Literary Award for an Unpublished Manuscript. Since publication The Nowhere Child has been shortlisted for major awards including the Australian Book Industry Awards’ General Fiction Book of the Year and Matt Richell Award for New Writer of the Year, and the Indie Book Awards’ Debut Fiction Book of the Year. Rights to The Nowhere Child have been sold in 16 territories around the world, and were acquired in a major screen deal by Anonymous Content (US) and Carver Films (Australia).