This course is designed for aspiring video & film directors and producers who are seeking to enhance or develop interactive and innovative screenwriting skills to compete raising the bar for high quality level production. Students will be assigned to review movies and become critics, identify plots, points of interest that make movies and videos a hit, as well as learn key concepts for generating story ideas, structuring storyboards and developing captivating narratives. Students in this course will also be tasked with developing a short script and scene using the Three-Act Structure technique to create plots points for a proposed production. From a management perspective, students will benefit from learning the pros and cons of basic business and operational structures relevant to succeeding in the screenwriting field(s).