Student Quotes

See what our students are saying about their Gotham classes.

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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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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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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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Every single lesson gave great insight into the craft of screenwriting.
Screenwriting
Ben Smiley, Jr.
database coordinator
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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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This course filled in a lot of blanks for me.
Screenwriting
Valerie Coyle
magazine editor
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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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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 found myself excited by the class—I would rush home from work so I could read everyone's comments and submissions.
Screenwriting
Elsa Kessler
student
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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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I learned how to see screenplays and movies with X-ray vision.
Screenwriting
Jon Mangion
teacher
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I really loved this course! The instructor kept my interest in the class, and his constructive criticism made me want to write more and more. It’s great to have the opportunity to explore something that can be so fulfilling.
Screenwriting
Stephanie Burke
student
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The course covered every aspect of screenwriting, and the instructor gave me tools that improved my grasp of how to write cinematically.
Screenwriting
Jennifer Sotham
writer
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This course offered a great outline of the aspects of screenwriting.
Screenwriting
John Diaz
student
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The class was a good grounding in the basics. It clarified and made writing stories much more approachable—a good springboard.
Screenwriting
Debbie Jenkinson
animator
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The group feedback really helped me to hone my script.
Screenwriting
Melanie Bates
writer
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This course went beyond what I expected. It was amazing!
Screenwriting
Doug Goodrich
actor
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The instructor was informed, funny, down-to-earth, encouraging, and interesting.
Screenwriting
Kathy Halvorson
musician
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