Student Quotes

See what our students are saying about their Gotham classes.

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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 stopped thinking about writing and simply wrote. I've gained a sense of fearlessness.
Screenwriting
Scott Barrow
assistant production manager
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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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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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There were so many "Oh, I finally get it!" moments for me.
Screenwriting
Sara Snyder
public relations
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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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This course filled in a lot of blanks for me.
Screenwriting
Valerie Coyle
magazine editor
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This course offered a great outline of the aspects of screenwriting.
Screenwriting
John Diaz
student
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The instructor was informed, funny, down-to-earth, encouraging, and interesting.
Screenwriting
Kathy Halvorson
musician
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The group feedback really helped me to hone my script.
Screenwriting
Melanie Bates
writer
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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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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 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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