August 11, 2012 – Syd Field presents two sessions only of Screenwriting Crash Course in Los Angeles.
June-July 2012 – Syd Field presents his webinar series, “Mastering The Craft,” here on SydField.com.
March-April 2012 – Syd Field debuts his new webinar series, “Mastering The Craft,” here on SydField.com.
January 27-28, 2012 – Syd Field joins Linda Seger,Â Michael Hauge and John Truby for “Cumbre de Guionistas” in Mexico City.
October 4th, 6th, 11th and 13th, 2011 – Syd Field conducts his “The Screenwriter’s Craft” webinar via the Writers Store.
September 24-25, 2011 – Syd Field brings his 2-Day “Mastering the Craft” Screenwriting Workshop to Toronto, Canada. Presented by White Dog Seminars.
July 18-21, 2011 – Syd Field conducts his four-evening workshop “Mastering The Craft of Screenwriting” in Los Angeles, CA.
July 6th, 7th, 13th and 14th, 2011 – Syd Field conducts his “The Screenwriter’s Craft” webinar via the Writers Store.
May 28, 2011 – Syd Field and Dov Simens go “Face-to-Face” in Vancouver, BC at the Pacific Cinematheque. Click here for more information.
May 2011 – Syd Field will teach at the National Film School in Denmark
April 9-10, 2011 – Syd Field takes part in Screenwriter’s Summit in Toronto, Canada
March 26 – May 7, 2011 – Syd begins his class Visual Storytelling for the Scientists & Engineers at USC Professional School in Los Angeles, CA
January 2011 – Syd Field takes part in Screenwriter’s Summit in Tel Aviv, Israel
December 11-12, 2010 – Syd Field joins Christopher Vogler, Michael Hauge and John Truby at Screenwriter’s Summit in Los Angeles, CA
November 8-11, 2010 – Syd Field will present his series “Mastering the Craft of Screenwriting at Screen Australia. Click here for more information.
November 4-16, 2010 – Syd Field will be Script Doctor at Aurora Workshop, in Sydney, Australia, working with four writer/producer/director teams as they gear up for production on their projects, which are being funded by the Australian Government.
August 7-8, 2010 – Syd Field joins Linda Seger, Michael Hauge and John Truby at Screenwriter’s Summit 2010 in Vancouver, BC
June 7-10, 2010 – Join Syd Field for a special four-session workshop, entitled “Mastering The Craft of Screenwriting,” from 7:30pm-10:30pm at the Writers Store, 2040 Westwood Blvd, LA, CA 90025:
Day One (6/7/10): Setting Up Character and Story
Day Two (6/8/10): Writing Great Scenes
Day Three (6/9/10): Writing Effective Dialogue
Day Four (6/10/10): Writing the Action Sequence
Each session to be followed by a Q&A period.
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May 3-6, 2010 – Syd Field conducts his four-evening workshop “Mastering The Craft of Screenwriting” in Sydney, Australia
April 25-30, 2010 – Aurora Workshop in Sydney, Australia. Four mentors, each working with a team of writers, director and producer to get the script ready for production.
February 12, 2010 – My Name is Khan, a film on which Syd Field worked as script consultant and is being distributed by Fox Searchlight in the United States, premieres in select theaters. Story and screenplay were written by Shibani Bathija. The film was produced by Hiroo Yash Johar & Gauri Khan and directed by Karan Johar. Click here to watch the film’s trailer.
January 2010 – USC Masters of Professional Writing begins
September 21-22 and 28-29, 2009 – A special four-session workshop, entitled “Mastering The Craft of Screenwriting,”at the Writers Store.
June 26-27, 2009 – USC Weekend Writing Conference
June 22-26, 2009 – A special workshop for PVR Productions in Goa, India
April 25-26, 2009 – Los Angeles Times Festival of Books
March 3-18, 2009 – 2-Day Master Classes in Singapore and Manila
January 23, 2009 – Special Consultation – National Academy of Engineers
January 16, 2009 – Special Mentoring session: Reading & Evaluating the Screenplay
January 14, 2009 – USC Masters of Professional Writing begins
November 7-17, 2008 – Genoa, Italy – The Screenwriter’s Workshop
Oct 6-21, 2008 – Singapore & Manila – The Master Class
August 8-18th – San Paulo, Brazil, sponsored by Associacao Alumni & Cultural Organization
July 2-22, 2008 – Cairo, Egypt – Master Class and 10 Day Screenwriting Workshop
June 20-21, 2008 – The Great American Pitchfest 5 at Marriott Burbank Hotel
June 7-8, 2008 – Screenwriter’s Summit 2008 in Vancouver, BC
February 12 – April 1, 2008 – For the first time in almost 10 years, Syd Field, the legendary “guru of all screenwriters,” according to CNN, is conducting a brand new screenwriting workshop for a limited number of participants in Los Angeles. Click here for more information.
November 3-4, 2007 – Syd Field teaches his two-day “Master Class” in Genoa, Italy.
September 23-25, 2007 – Syd Field teaches his two-day “Master Class” in Sao Paulo, Brazil.
August 28, 2007 – Syd Field begins a new term at the University of Southern California (USC), teaching screenwriting as part of the school’s Masters of Professional Writing Program.
June 23, 2007 – Syd Field presents a one-day workshop for the scientists of JPL and NASA in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
June 2007 – SPECIAL SHOOTING PEOPLE PODCAST – Shooting Screenwriters’ Podcast – Screenwriting guru Syd Field talks about ‘the paradigm’ and how to start a revolution. Visit Site | Subscribe in iTunes
May 12-13, 2007 – Syd Field teaches his two-day “The Foundations of Screenwriting” in London in association with The Screenwriters Store.
January 2007 – Syd Field leads two workshops in Mumbai, India.
October 31, 2006 – Newly revised and updated, The Screenwriter’s Workbook arrives in bookstores.
October 22, 2006 – Syd Field starts production, as co-producer and host, of an online webcast called “Screenplay with Syd Field,” focusing on the art and the craft of the Hollywood screenwriter. His first guest will be Michael Arndt of Little Miss Sunshine, then Stuart Beattie of Collateral, and then Richard Linklater and Eric Schlosser who wrote Fast Food Nation. The series will be shot at the Writer’s Guild of America, west, headquarters, in the new Webb-Shavelson Library. Stay tuned for details on viewing these podcasts!
October 26, 2006 – Syd Field is being awarded the Final Draft Hall of Fame Award at Montmartre Lounge Hollywood.
July 2006 – Syd Field gives a screenwriting workshop for the Polish Film Institute in Warsaw.
June 20, 2006 – Syd Field presents his “Problem Solving” workshop in Madrid, Spain, through Fundation Auteur.
June 17-18, 2006 – Syd Field teaches his two-day “Master Class” in Barcelona, Spain, through Fundation Auteur.
May 18, 2006 – Syd Field presents a one-day workshop for the scientists of JPL and NASA in Washington DC.
April 29-30, 2006 – Syd Field takes part in Screenwriter’s Summit at the DGA on 57th Street in New York City. Also scheduled to appear are Linda Seger, John Truby, Michael Hauge and Robert Kosberg.
March 20 – April 5, 2006 – Syd Field speaks at a writing workshop in Kiev, Ukraine, sponsored by the Ukrainian Government.
December 1, 2005 – The new revised edition of Screenplay, along with reissues of Selling A Screenplay and Going To The Movies, arrived in bookstores across the country.
December 1, 2005 – Syd Field celebrated the release of his book with a book-signing at Dutton’s Beverly Hills Books.
October 22-23, 2005 – Syd Field teaches his two-day “Master Class” in Madrid in association with JefeÂ deÂ ÃreaÂ deÂ FormaciÃ³n.
October 14-19, 2005 – Syd Field is the the Keynote Speaker at the Warsaw International Film Festival in Poland.
September 1, 2005 – Syd Field teaches on the faculty of USC’s Masters of Professional Writing Program.
August 1-5, 2005 – Syd Field conducts courses for Catalyst Workshop 2005, a five-day intensive designed to teach storytelling and screenwriting to scientists. This workshop is being coordinated by the American Film Institute.
July 28, 2005 – Syd Field teaches a screenwriting workshop for The Learning Annex in San Diego.
July 14, 2005 – Syd Field teaches a screenwriting workshop for The Learning Annex in Los Angeles.
June 25-26, 2005 – Syd Field joins Screenwriter’s Summit 2005, along with John Truby, Michael Hauge and Jeff Kitchen for a weekend of incredible learning.
May 14-15, 2005 – Syd Field teaches his two-day “Master Class” in London in association with The Screenwriters Store.
April 30, 2005 – Syd Field, who was a member of the National Championship Track team at USC, and his former teammates will be honored at the USC-UCLA meet.
April 21-28, 2005 – Syd Field will be a judge at the Polish Film Festival, Los Angeles.
November 5-7, 2004 – Syd Field presents a special seminar at Screenwriting Expo 3 in Los Angeles.
August 2004 – Syd Field teaches on the faculty of USC’s Masters of Professional Writing Program.