Student Quotes

See what our students are saying about their Gotham classes.

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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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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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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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An ideal way to fix a script that has problems that you are struggling with.
Screenwriting
Nancy Bilyeau
editor
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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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The instructor brings a clarity and personal approach to a subject the seemed mysterious and foreboding.
Screenwriting
Alain Espourteille
student
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I think the course is a very good primer for a novice writer, but being a writer with a lot of experience, I was impressed with how the course sharpened my abilities.
Screenwriting
Bob Bowersox
actor/writer
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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 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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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 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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The instructor was informed, funny, down-to-earth, encouraging, and interesting.
Screenwriting
Kathy Halvorson
musician
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This course offered a great outline of the aspects of screenwriting.
Screenwriting
John Diaz
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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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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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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This course went beyond what I expected. It was amazing!
Screenwriting
Doug Goodrich
actor
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The group feedback really helped me to hone my script.
Screenwriting
Melanie Bates
writer
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