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Treatment

  1. 1. Media Arts 2006-07 Writing a Treatment
  2. 2. The Pitch <ul><li>End of Term Project </li></ul>
  3. 3. The Pitch <ul><li>End of Term Project </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Giving a Pitch </li></ul></ul>
  4. 4. The Pitch <ul><li>End of Term Project </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Giving a Pitch </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>In groups of 2-3 give an 8-10 minute pitch (including time for questions) on a short film idea that you have created yourselves . </li></ul></ul></ul>
  5. 5. The Pitch <ul><li>End of Term Project </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Giving a Pitch </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>In groups of 2-3 give an 8-10 minute pitch (including time for questions) on a short film idea that you have created yourselves . </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Your must also hand in: </li></ul></ul></ul>
  6. 6. The Pitch <ul><li>End of Term Project </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Giving a Pitch </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>In groups of 2-3 give an 8-10 minute pitch (including time for questions) on a short film idea that you have created yourselves . </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Your must also hand in: </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>A 10 - 15 frame storyboard </li></ul></ul></ul></ul>
  7. 7. The Pitch <ul><li>End of Term Project </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Giving a Pitch </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>In groups of 2-3 give an 8-10 minute pitch (including time for questions) on a short film idea that you have created yourselves . </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Your must also hand in: </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>A 10 - 15 frame storyboard </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>A treatment </li></ul></ul></ul></ul>
  8. 8. The Pitch <ul><li>End of Term Project </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Giving a Pitch </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>In groups of 2-3 give an 8-10 minute pitch (including time for questions) on a short film idea that you have created yourselves . </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Your must also hand in: </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>A 10 - 15 frame storyboard </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>A treatment </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>10 - 15 mounted and displayed photographs </li></ul></ul></ul></ul>
  9. 9. The Pitch <ul><li>End of Term Project </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Giving a Pitch </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>In groups of 2-3 give an 8-10 minute pitch (including time for questions) on a short film idea that you have created yourselves . </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Your must also hand in: </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>A 10 - 15 frame storyboard </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>A treatment </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>10 - 15 mounted and displayed photographs </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>The pitch written out on a single page </li></ul></ul></ul></ul>
  10. 10. Writing a Treatment <ul><li>Storyboard </li></ul>
  11. 11. Writing a Treatment <ul><li>Storyboard </li></ul>
  12. 12. Writing a Treatment <ul><li>Storyboard </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Drawing that shows the composition of the frame </li></ul></ul>
  13. 13. Writing a Treatment <ul><li>Storyboard </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Drawing that shows the composition of the frame </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Shows the content of the shot </li></ul></ul>
  14. 14. Writing a Treatment <ul><li>Treatment </li></ul>
  15. 15. Writing a Treatment <ul><li>Treatment </li></ul><ul><ul><li>What is a treatment? </li></ul></ul>
  16. 16. Writing a Treatment <ul><li>Treatment </li></ul><ul><ul><li>What is a treatment? </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>How do I write a treatment? </li></ul></ul>
  17. 17. Writing a Treatment <ul><li>Treatment </li></ul><ul><ul><li>What is a treatment? </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>How do I write a treatment? </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Why do I need a treatment? </li></ul></ul>
  18. 18. Writing a Treatment <ul><li>Treatment </li></ul><ul><ul><li>What is a treatment? </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>How do I write a treatment? </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Why do I need a treatment? </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>What I expect for the Final </li></ul></ul>
  19. 19. Writing a Treatment <ul><li>What is a treatment? </li></ul>
  20. 20. Writing a Treatment <ul><li>What is a treatment? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>A treatment is a breakdown of your movie story </li></ul></ul>
  21. 21. Writing a Treatment <ul><li>What is a treatment? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>A treatment is a breakdown of your movie story </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Think of it as a short story </li></ul></ul>
  22. 22. Writing a Treatment <ul><li>What is a treatment? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>A treatment is a breakdown of your movie story </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Think of it as a short story </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>A treatment is the foundation for a screenplay </li></ul></ul>
  23. 23. Writing a Treatment <ul><li>What is a treatment? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>A treatment is a breakdown of your movie story </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Think of it as a short story </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>A treatment is the foundation for a screenplay </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>It reveals the full story and its structure, and shows the main and secondary characters </li></ul></ul>
  24. 24. Writing a Treatment <ul><li>What is a treatment? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>A treatment is a breakdown of your movie story </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Think of it as a short story </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>A treatment is the foundation for a screenplay </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>It reveals the full story and its structure, and shows the main and secondary characters </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>personalities, relationships, and how they change and develop. </li></ul></ul></ul>
  25. 25. Writing a Treatment <ul><li>How do I write a treatment? </li></ul>
  26. 26. Writing a Treatment <ul><li>How do I write a treatment? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Your treatment should read and look like a short story! </li></ul></ul>
  27. 27. Writing a Treatment <ul><li>How do I write a treatment? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Your treatment should read and look like a short story! </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Recommended fonts : Courier 12-point OR Times New Roman 12-point </li></ul></ul></ul>
  28. 28. Writing a Treatment <ul><li>How do I write a treatment? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Your treatment should read and look like a short story! </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Recommended fonts : Courier 12-point OR Times New Roman 12-point </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Title: Centered and emboldened </li></ul></ul></ul>
  29. 29. Writing a Treatment <ul><li>How do I write a treatment? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Your treatment should read and look like a short story! </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Recommended fonts : Courier 12-point OR Times New Roman 12-point </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Title: Centered and emboldened </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Dialogue: None, except if you wish to give key phrases. </li></ul></ul></ul>
  30. 30. Writing a Treatment <ul><li>How do I write a treatment? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Your treatment should read and look like a short story! </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Recommended fonts : Courier 12-point OR Times New Roman 12-point </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Title: Centered and emboldened </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Dialogue: None, except if you wish to give key phrases. </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Length: 6 to 12 pages is normal. </li></ul></ul></ul>
  31. 31. Writing a Treatment <ul><li>Why do I need a treatment? </li></ul>
  32. 32. Writing a Treatment <ul><li>Why do I need a treatment? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>The two basic functions of a treatment: </li></ul></ul>
  33. 33. Writing a Treatment <ul><li>Why do I need a treatment? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>The two basic functions of a treatment: </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Organise your thoughts and develop the content of a script. </li></ul></ul></ul>
  34. 34. Writing a Treatment <ul><li>Why do I need a treatment? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>The two basic functions of a treatment: </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Organise your thoughts and develop the content of a script. </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>A treatment’s major function is to sell your story to a producer and/or agent. </li></ul></ul></ul>
  35. 35. Writing a Treatment <ul><li>What I expect for the Final </li></ul>
  36. 36. Writing a Treatment <ul><li>What I expect for the Final </li></ul><ul><ul><li>1-2 Pages </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Typed and well Presented </li></ul></ul>
  37. 37. Writing a Treatment <ul><li>What I expect for the Final </li></ul><ul><ul><li>1-2 Pages </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Typed and well Presented </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>A short film story idea written by yourselves </li></ul></ul>
  38. 38. Writing a Treatment <ul><li>What I expect for the Final </li></ul><ul><ul><li>1-2 Pages </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Typed and well Presented </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>A short film story idea written by yourselves </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Treatment & Storyboard handed in on </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Thursday, Dec 27 </li></ul></ul>

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