Story Mapping the movie, Get Out!
Please join us on Wednesday, April 8th at 12pm PST as we learn the ins and outs of The HartChart Story Mapping Tool by Jim Hart, the writer of Contact, Hook and Bram Stoker’s Dracula.
This will be a free class! Jim will map GET OUT by Jordan Peele using the HartChart.
Please be sure to watch GET OUT before the class.
Register Here: https://www.networkisa.org/events
WHEN: Wednesday, April 8th at 12pm PDT/ 3pm EST
(Check Your Time Zone)
WHERE: Your own home! The ZOOM link will be emailed to registrants before the event!
You want to sell your story, right? And you’re willing to do the work to get there? Then you need tools. Practical tools. Tools that will transform your understanding of your story and ensure you get the most from your characters.
Whether you are a seasoned writer, this is your first foray, or maybe you’ve hit a roadblock, the HartChart Writer’s Toolkit is a proven diagnostic tool being chosen by writers worldwide as the one protocol they can rely on, time and time again, to make their work market-ready.
What is the Hart Chart?
A proven story mapping tool for serious writers working in television, film, novels, plays, and other literary forms, with a guarantee you will never face a blank page again.
The Essential Writing Toolkit
Every craftsperson needs tools. Here are yours. In this writer’s toolkit, the HartChart story mapping tool is explained in a step-by-step guide that will get you to ‘The End’. Whether you want to compliment the app or prefer to learn using this handbook, the Writer’s Toolkit is as essential to writing successful screenplays as the keyboard (or uh, pen) you write with.
FOr more info on The HartChart, CLICK HERE.
JAMES V. HART (J.V.) was born in Shreveport, Louisiana and grew up in Ft. Worth, Texas on Drive-In Movies and Saturday Matinees.
His writing/producing credits include; Hook, directed by Steven Spielberg based on an idea by Hart’s then 6-year-old son, Jake, Bram Stoker’s Dracula, directed by Francis Ford Coppola, Muppet Treasure Island, directed by Brian Henson, and Contact, directed by Robert Zemeckis.
Other writing/producing credits include: Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein, Tuck Everlasting, Jack And The Beanstalk: The Real Story. Sahara, Lara Croft: Tombraider – The Cradle Of Life, August Rush, Epic, and the TV series, Crossbones.
The Hot Zone, the acclaimed series for Nat Geo, based on Richard Preston’s best selling book, was created by Hart, who also shared writing and story credits on each episode and served as an Executive Producer.
Hart is a co-founder of the Peter Pan Children’s Fund, a non-profit that fosters youth philanthropy supporting Children’s Hospitals, has served on the Meadows School of the Arts board at SMU, is a founding member of the Writer’s Guild Initiative board, and founder of Lionfish University, a non-profit .org dedicated to reef preservation and conservation.
His renowned story mapping tool app, TheHartChart, and the HartChart Writer’s Toolkit were launched online and in print at the 2015 Austin Film Festival.
“Go with Gravity” is Hart’s primary mantra for the writing life.