Saturday, October 21, 9am-1pm
Hawaii Filmmakers Collective, 3167 Waialae Avenue
Instructor: Brian Watanabe
This is a fun and informative overview of the craft of screenwriting for beginning screenwriters and filmmakers. It includes valuable insights into story, character, structure, and the business of screenwriting. Script to screen comparisons keep the workshop interactive and entertaining.
Brian Watanabe is the screenwriter of “The Rogues Gallery,” which became the cult film OPERATION: ENDGAME, starring Ellen Barkin, Maggie Q and Zach Galifianakis. He also wrote MAISA THE CHAMORU GIRL WHO SAVES GUAHAN which won best short film at the 2016 Pasifika Film Fest. He’s developed scripts for production companies at Fox and Sony and is a two-time fellow at Creative Lab Hawaii. He’s also an award-winning advertising copywriter and creative director. Visit brianwatanabe.com.