Student Quotes

See what our students are saying about their Gotham classes.

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It was a great intro class to inspire you to write. The teacher's dynamic personality made the seven hours fly by. I got much more than I expected!
Screenwriting
Sean Patrick
advertising
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The great advantage to taking an online course is flexibility. I work full time and have a child. The fact that I could fit the course around my life rather than adapting my life to the course made all the difference—so much so that I've already enrolled for next term.
Screenwriting
Malin Jennings
vice president, public affairs
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I've read books before on script writing, but nothing compares to what I learned in this instructor's class. I've gained invaluable knowledge in such a short period of time. I am now able to use her easy to follow steps to develop the screenplay I know I'm capable of writing.
Screenwriting
Scott Griffel
system engineer
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A great course to get one's hands dirty and learn the craft of screenwriting.
Screenwriting
Mandy Sayle
student
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An ideal way to fix a script that has problems that you are struggling with.
Screenwriting
Nancy Bilyeau
editor
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I learned what real screenwriting is about—more than I could ever learn from just reading books.
Screenwriting
Darshan Thakkar
attorney
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I thought everything about the course was great! The instructor, classmates, the tech support team, and I love how we are sent e-mail about anything that happens within our class.
Screenwriting
Holly Jablonowski
habitation specialist
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I learned a lot of details from someone who knows the inside scoop. Some of these topics I already had a broad understanding of, but the teacher gave me so much more information.
Screenwriting
Elizabeth Collins
director of photography
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1. Fabulous nuts-and-bolts tips on how to rewrite a script. 2. Bull's-eye suggestions from the instructor and the class on how to improve my script.
Screenwriting
Ed Stubbing
retired
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Presentation is simple and engaging. I preferred this to other intensive courses I’ve taken. It was shorter, less expensive, and easier to grasp.
Screenwriting
Ron Herzig
senior copywriter
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I stopped thinking about writing and simply wrote. I've gained a sense of fearlessness.
Screenwriting
Scott Barrow
assistant production manager
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I've taken this class multiple times and continue to get new learning from it.
Screenwriting
Pamela Skillings
marketing executive
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Screenwriting II allows each student to discuss and apply screenwriting concepts and techniques to our actual work-in-progress. It is a great way to learn the art of screenwriting!
Screenwriting
Linda Matthews
proposal consultant
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The instructor cut to the heart of screenwriting. For the novice, he established clear parameters that will enable me to take my idea and write a better screenplay.
Screenwriting
Jeffrey Fox
sales management
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The instructor was extremely insightful and offered meaningful, individualized commentary designed to allow for the tremendous growth of each and every potential writer.
Screenwriting
Susan Avery
journalist
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This course filled in a lot of blanks for me.
Screenwriting
Valerie Coyle
magazine editor
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I wrote more in the first five weeks of the term than I had throughout the previous five years combined! If I had realized how inspiring the course was going to be, I’d have enrolled in it years earlier.
Screenwriting
Ed Askinazi
film editor
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The instructor brings a clarity and personal approach to a subject the seemed mysterious and foreboding.
Screenwriting
Alain Espourteille
student
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Gotham gave me my first glimpse into the world of screenwriting. Armed with that knowledge, I packed up and headed for Hollywood. In less than two years, I went from a student in the Screenwriting I class to staff writer on the highest-rated syndicated action hour of the season.
Screenwriting
George Strayton
staff writer
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I cannot speak highly enough about the resource that Gotham is for writers. We are no longer on that journey alone. We can work at our craft all of the time with qualified, experienced, knowledgeable instructors. Thank you Gotham.
Screenwriting
Pene Patrick
filmmaker
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