Script Writing

6 Months Atharva Certified Script Writing Course

  • Classes – Thrice a week + 1 Film Appreciation Class
  • Eligibility: 16 Years and Over


Screenplay is the heart of any film or TV show and script-writing needs creativity and talent. We at Atharva teach you not just the theory but all the essentials like observational skills, self-motivation and the ability to accept criticism when seeking a career in screenwriting.

The fast expansion of the entertainment industry fails to meet its own requirement of talented screenwriters. You can play the most pivotal role in shaping the film & TV industry by coming up with new ideas and stories and also various forms of narrations and concepts.

Atharva Institute of Film and Television’s Certificate course in Script Writing prepares you for the career of a creative Screen-writer.

Course Outline

  • Evolution of Screenplay: The Silent Era, The Talkies, The Studio System, Deviations
  • Basics of Writing: Writing Tools, Concept Development
  • Assemblage of Story from elements of folk tales: Building Blocks of Story
  • The Three Act and Five Act Structure
  • Plotting>Setting>Action>Dialogues
  • Screenplay Outline v/s Treatment Characterization: Character’s Biography
  • Characterization by dialogue – Text and Subtext
  • Exposition and it’s various ways
  • Showcase: Indian Scriptwriters
  • Writing for TV, Ads, Features Film, Short Films, Documentaries and Corporate Ads