A ScreenWriters Dream. A Resource. A Community. A Catalyst.
We meet up now on the 2nd and 4th Saturday of each month: At the Tattered Cover in Highlands Ranch.
From 2:00pm - 3:30pm Beginner Screenwriters SkillShop
From 3:30pm - 5:00pm Advanced Screenwriters In-depth Skills Training
Beginner screenwriters do not need to have started a screenplay and come to learn the trade.
Advanced or intermediate level screenwriter that have written at least one or more full length screenplays and have knowledge of the basic fundamentals, join the Advanced Meet up to work on specific skills, critique and collaborate.
The Denver ScreenWriters Meet Up is your portal to connecting with fellow screenwriters who want to increase their knowledge and join a supportive network to; improve our scripts, learn from each other and take your screenwriting to the next level.
Joint us to participate in sharing our experience, resources, skills and encouragement. (Members are encouraged to bring the skills/tips/techniques to share which they have found useful, and we will build up our toolboxes on each Meet Up.)
DSW membership begins with joining the group and emailing the organizer for a DSW Confidentiality Agreement.
Check out our calendar of events and join us to participate in:
ØScreenWritingSkillShop- Improving our script writing skills in story boarding, exposition, structure, pacing, dialogue andlog lines.
ØCreative CritiqueShop -Creatively critiquing each others scripts providing feedback on character analysis, sequencing & structure.
ØMovie Deconstruction Night -Viewing a movie and review the script. We will discuss script structure, beats, theme, act breaks, the point of no return, the final resolution and concept.
ØScript WorkShop -Bringing in teachers to conduct script development workshops for our members.
ØDSW Script Uploads -Download major motion picture scripts for use in ourMeet Ups from the DSW Script Library. (Members are also able to contribute scripts to the library for sharing before the Meetup for critique).
(All Denver ScreenWriters new members sign a DSW Confidentiality Agreement to keep each member's writing and copyrights confidential.) No scripts exchanged for critique can be copied, transmitted or forwarded to an other person or entity without the express permission of the author in writing.)
House Rules: The Denver ScreenWriters Meet Up is founded on the principle of cooperation and collaboration.
DSW Membership Feedback and DSW Posting Policy:
Our membership enjoys a nurturing co-created environment of constructive feedback and encouragement.
The DSW is not a dumping ground for airing disagreements, personal disappointments, grudges or issues with fellow members or Posting comments on the way the Meet Up was facilitated. Any issues should be brought directly to the person to which such issues arise.
Please note that Postings go to the entire DSW membership, and the spirit of the entire Meet Up membership should be considered before Posting.
Members unable or unwilling to honor the DSW Membership 'House Rules' for Member Feedback and Posting Policy will be dis-invited to the Denver ScreenWriters Meet Up.
Our thriving community of screenwriters is committed to improving our craft, and welcome you to join us.
We look forward to meeting you soon, and hope that this Meet Up proves to be a great benefit to you and your ScreenWriting.
DSW $5.00 Annual Membership Fee: The Denver ScreenWriters (DSW) Meetup.com cost for listing our group is $72 a year. A $5.00 annual membership feeis requested for annual membership.
We post SceenWriting events around Denver, provide handouts, tools, access to the DSW script library, conduct table readings, plan movie construction/deconstruction events, network with a large, diverse ScreenWriting community and thank you for your participation in our vital community.
Please contribute to your DSW Meetup by bringing the $5.00 annual (August Renewal) fee to the next Meetup or send a check to:
Tracy O'Shaughnessy Denver Screenwriters 9249 S. Broadway Blvd., #200-446 Highlands Ranch, CO 80129