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Sunday, April 25 • 1:45pm - 3:00pm
Craft Intensive | The Nutshell Technique: Crack the Secret to Surprising and Satisfying Stories

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According to author Jill Chamberlain, 99% of first-time screenwriters fail to tell a story. What those writers do instead is present a situation. Do you know the difference? In this information-packed lecture, Jill will walk through the Nutshell Technique, the method she created to visually demonstrate to writers the difference and to show them how to transform mere situations into surprising and satisfying stories.

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Jill Chamberlain

Founder, The Screenplay Workshop, Author, The Nutshell Technique: Crack the Secret to Successful Screenwriting
Jill Chamberlain is the author of The Nutshell Technique: Crack the Secret to Successful Screenwriting (University of Texas Press), one of the highest rated screenwriting books on Amazon. It’s on the syllabus for film schools across the world including the acclaimed screenwriting program at Columbia University. Producer Callum Greene (STAR WARS EPISODE IX: THE RISE OF SKYWALKER... Read More →

Sunday April 25, 2021 1:45pm - 3:00pm MDT
Savoy Ballroom, Hotel Allegro 171 W. Randolph St., Chicago, IL 60601