Jeff Kitchen’s Build Your Script Website
Jeff Kitchen is widely considered one of Hollywood’s top scriptwriting teachers and came up through New York theater, working as a dramaturg and teaching playwriting on Broadway.
The author of the book, Writing a Great Movie, Jeff presents a unique and powerful set of tools for the dramatist and has trained thousands writers for over twenty years in small hands-on classes. He has taught development execs from all the major Hollywood studios and they consistently say that he teaches the most advanced script development tools in the industry.
One of Jeff’s students was nominated for Best Picture and Best Adapted Screenplay Academy Awards. Jeff is currently putting together a yearlong professional training program for scriptwriters called Build Your Script: The Craft of the Dramatist.
BuildYourScript.com Live Online Events
During October and November 2019 Jeff Kitchen will host a series of seven live, online events. Each event will include four, 90-minute intensive training segments, and one 90-minute AMA Ask Me Anything where Jeff will respond to questions about the Build Your Script writing methods.
BuildYourScript.com Two-year Intensive School
November 2019 Jeff Kitchen will launch his two-year, intensive live, online Build Your Script writing school.
During the first year, students accepted to the program will experience Jeff building a new screenplay story from the ground up, and learn his comprehensive story structure building methods which ensure a story is complete from beginning to end. This is a comprehensive training course which will give students the entire skillset required to be a dramatist.
Second-year students will gain a mastery of Jeff Kitchen’s story-building methods and complete their own first draft of a screenplay through advanced, intensive, small group sessions. At the end of the second year, students will have attained a complete use of the skill sets required to be a professional dramatist who can repeat the processes to build successful stories at the same level as Jeff Kitchen.
BuildYourScript.com Script Consultations
Jeff Kitchen provides Script Consultations to help new and professional writers solve story problems at the story, act, sequence and scene levels. Each script consultation includes a treatment, script, or screenplay read, analysis, notes and phone consultation review of the notes and recommended solutions.