Student Quotes

See what our students are saying about their Gotham classes.

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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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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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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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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 stopped thinking about writing and simply wrote. I've gained a sense of fearlessness.
Screenwriting
Scott Barrow
assistant production manager
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Every time I've come to class, I've felt as though I'm going to learn something new that I can instantly apply to my work. I've never been wrong.
Screenwriting
Craig Green
computer consultant
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This course organized my imagination! I went into class with abstractions galore and emerged with a concrete script. The instructor's enthusiasm was instrumental in driving me onward, as was the enthusiasm of the class as a whole.
Screenwriting
Russ Rock
student
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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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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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There were so many "Oh, I finally get it!" moments for me.
Screenwriting
Sara Snyder
public relations
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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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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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I've taken this class multiple times and continue to get new learning from it.
Screenwriting
Pamela Skillings
marketing executive
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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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This is a real advantage for someone like me who lives far from New York. I was happy to have found it.
Screenwriting
Ilona Koop
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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The instructor was extraordinary. Funny, quick, positive, and very clear. She made the material live, in the sense that her exercises and lectures helped me experience firsthand the joys and challenges of screenwriting.
Screenwriting
Barbara Morris
tour manager
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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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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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I learned the basics of screenwriting and all the components to a great screenplay. I can't wait to sign up for Screenwriting II and take my learning to the next level. This is a great place for writers!
Screenwriting
Brenda Berry
writer
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