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350 King Street West
Toronto, Ontario M5V 3X5
Toronto International Film Festival 2-DAY STORY & PITCHING EVENT
TIFF Writers’ Studio Presentation:
CREATING TRANSFORMATIVE STORIES
Michael will reveal the ways that the greatest films create an emotional experience by going deeper into their characters, revealing their wounds, fears and longings, and showing how their vulnerability and courage can be reflected in our own lives. Drawing on his mastery of the principles of storytelling, Michael will reveal how to create films that will not only enthrall their audiences, but will move them toward real growth and transformation.
TIFF Writers’ Studio PITCHING WORKSHOP
In this exclusive workshop for TIFF Studio Writers, participants will learn the most powerful methods for persuading studios, agents, producers and financials to read their screenplays. 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.