“When I get into trouble with a story, there are only two sources
to which I turn for help – and Corey is one of them.”
– Paul Haggis, two-time Academy Award-winning screenwriter and director
“After taking Corey’s workshop I was able to make the necessary changes
in my writing, and recently sold my first script to Paramount Studios.”
– Michael Helvin, The Lesser Heart
“If you are committed to becoming a better screenwriter this class can help you.”
– Jennifer Soskin, Director of Development and Production at HBO Films
Corey Mandell is an award-winning playwright and screenwriter who has written projects for Ridley Scott, Wolfgang Petersen, Harrison Ford, Meg Ryan, Julia Roberts, John Travolta, Warner Brothers, Universal, 20th Century Fox, Fox 2000, Fox Family, Working Title, Paramount, Live Planet, Beacon Films, Touchstone, Trilogy, Radiant, Kopelson Entertainment and Walt Disney Pictures.
His Professional Screenwriting and Television Writing Workshops offer an alternative to the same old tired rules and formulas found in most screenwriting classes, books and seminars. This innovative program is the only one to teach creative integration, script testing, compelling conflict, organic story design, strategic rewriting and story mapping. With these tools, writers are able to create the pitch-perfect authentic scripts required to break into, and thrive in, the current marketplace.
In the past three years, graduates have gone on to sell or option scripts to Warner Brothers, Paramount, Sony Pictures, Disney, Fox, MGM, Universal, Showtime, FX, USA Network, NBC, HBO, MTV and AMC. Others have been staffed on such shows as Community. TheFosters. JanetheVirgin. Bones. Justified. BoJack Horseman ,YoungandHungry. PlayingHouse. TheMentalist. Marvel’sAgentsofShield. UpAllNight. StateofAffairs, Rosewood, The Leftovers and Treme .
The Workshops teach the essential skill sets required to write at a professional level, both for feature films and television. The classes are offered live in Los Angeles as well as online using video conferencing to allow participants to see and hear each other in real time. These highly popular classes draw students from across the US, Europe and Australia.
With the recent explosion of television pilots being bought, and a healthy rebound in the feature spec script market, there s never been a better time to jump into the writing game. One script absolutely can change your life. But it s got to be the right script. If you re serious about developing the skills required to launch a career, these workshops can help take years off your learning curve and significantly increase your chances of success.
The Essential Tools
Corey Mandell Newsletter
Please sign up today to be the first to get notified of free writing resources, industry events and innovative new classes.