Student Quotes

See what our students are saying about their Gotham classes.

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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 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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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'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 brings a clarity and personal approach to a subject the seemed mysterious and foreboding.
Screenwriting
Alain Espourteille
student
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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 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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Every single lesson gave great insight into the craft of screenwriting.
Screenwriting
Ben Smiley, Jr.
database coordinator
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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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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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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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A great course to get one's hands dirty and learn the craft of screenwriting.
Screenwriting
Mandy Sayle
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 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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This course offered a great outline of the aspects of screenwriting.
Screenwriting
John Diaz
student
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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 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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