Westin LAX Hotel
5400 West Century Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90045
Friday, September 11, 2015
2:00 PM – MASTERING THE 60-SECOND PITCH
With principles drawn from his best selling book Selling Your Story in 60 Seconds: The Guaranteed Way to Get Your Screenplay or Novel Read, Michael reveals the key story components that will guarantee your pitch is a success.
Michael will then give selected participants direct feedback on their story concepts and pitches, empowering you to perfect your own pitch by learning from the strengths and weaknesses of others.
6:00 PM – SCREENPLAY CLOSEUP (Movie TBA)
In this unique workshop – designed for novelists as well as screenwriters – Michael offers a detailed examination of a successful Hollywood film, using it as an example of the essential principles of great screenwriting and fiction writing.
Saturday, September 12, 2015
11:30 AM – HOLLYWOOD STORY SECRETS FOR NOVELISTS (AND SCREENWRITERS!)
Details coming soon!
3:45 PM – CREATING POWERFUL LOVE STORIES
Using successful romantic comedies and love stories as examples, Michael reveals the essential principles and methods for writing believable, entertaining, and emotionally fulfilling romantic relationships.