Student Quotes

See what our students are saying about their Gotham classes.

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This course helped me make more progress in ten weeks than I made in years of writing on my own.
Screenwriting
Tracey Heckler
software engineer
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A fun introduction to the elements that come together to make a successful screenplay.
Screenwriting
Sarah Parvis
book editor
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The course perfectly laid the groundwork for beginning your screenwriting process.
Screenwriting
John DEsposito
foreign rights coordinator
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Gotham Writers' Workshop has proved a priceless resource for our members, and writers around the world. Their skilled instruction, convenient class schedules, and student-faculty exchange are without equal.
Screenwriting
John Johnson
executive director
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A great way to get a jump on an idea for a screenplay while learning the fundamentals for what makes a script shine.
Screenwriting
Adam Freed
attorney
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It's a great motivating tool when you have a screenplay in your head that you need to write. This class will pull that story out of you and put it on a page.
Screenwriting
Sarah Coker
advertising writer
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I didn't know much going in and now I feel ready to tackle the daunting task of writing a screenplay.
Screenwriting
Michele Weber
mom
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I've taken a few other online writing classes, and this one stands out as the best by far. This course was worth every penny. Bravo!
Screenwriting
Laura Curvin
web editor
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In ten weeks, you'll go from zero to having everything you need to know to write a well structured three-act movie.
Screenwriting
Ed Hicks
VFX artist
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I think taking an online class is brilliant because you can access the class 24/7. I love the break down of the lecture, the notebook, the class discussion, and the booth. Most of all, this class got me writing for 10 weeks straight! With interactivity, you feel you want to write. You have a purpose and a goal so you prioritize it. And you feel like you're getting somewhere. I've taken Gotham's classes before and I will take them again—they're awesome.
Screenwriting
Marilyn Miller
screenwriter
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Every aspect of each class was a learning experience. The instructor made the minutiae as fascinating as the major subjects. It was extraordinarily well taught. I learned much more than I anticipated.
Screenwriting
Graham Fuller
executive editor
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This was a great opportunity to explore a concept, test your scriptwriting skills and learn from those who are like-minded.
Screenwriting
Alden Masonis
strategic consultant
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Don't be hung-up on the idea of a 'cold, sterile computer class' - Gotham's web design is as close to being in a friendly classroom as you'll ever experience!
Screenwriting
Jeanne Rawlings
documentary filmmaker
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The instructor had an almost uncanny ability to spot the key elements necessary to make a good story great.
Screenwriting
Robert Watson
environmental advocate
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A must for a serious screenwriter
Screenwriting
Curtis Easley
teacher
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My writing skills have improved dramatically; I’ve learned to THINK about and SEE screenwriting in a whole new light.
Screenwriting
Anne Lower
fundraiser/producer
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This is a fantastic opportunity to learn the nuts and bolts of screenwriting in a laid-back, enjoyable atmosphere.
Screenwriting
John Walters
teacher
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An amazing learning environment.
Screenwriting
Jeff Vande Zande
community college professor
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Gotham's screenwriting course is an incredible source for information and support. A virtual launchpad into the business of writing for the screen.
Screenwriting
Kathrine Stevens
writer
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A fantastic, thorough, realistic intro to writing screenplays.
Screenwriting
Jefferey Spivey
freelance writer
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