Adaptations & Fan Fiction

Create visual stories based on books, comics, and more! 

May 8 - 
June 5, 2022


10am-12pm Pacific
(1pm-3pm Eastern)
From Lord of the Rings to the Marvel Cinematic Universe, some of the best and biggest movies to hit the big screens have been based on intellectual property created by other writers and creative minds.  In this module, students will take excerpts from existing works and put their own unique creative touches fit for film and television. 
Course Takeaway
Students will know the key concepts and components in order to write their own movie or TV adaptations based on books, comics, and stage plays.  

Course contents

Michael Tabb

Award-winning screenwriter & Author of “Prewriting your Screenplay: A Step-by-Step for Generating Stories”
About the Instructor
Michael Tabb is an award-winning screenwriter, screenwriting educator and decade-long member of the Writers Guild of America. He has authored a film-festival-winning Best Screenplay as well as two screenplays produced for Universal Studios. He has developed feature film projects for and with Disney Feature Animation, The Canton Company at Warner Brothers, comic book icon Stan Lee, Dustin Hoffman and many more.