Application instructions 2021
no later than  30 April.

Instructions for applying to Story 

NOTE: No original documents 

 

- Birth certificate 

(copy issued within the past 3 months)

 

- Resume & Transcript 

Attach your resume and your transcript or course certificate from your previous studies.

 

- Job references/certificates, if applicable. 

Example: letter of recommendation, maximum one sheet of A4 paper.

 

- Personal statement

This statement can be structured however you choose, but must include the following, on at most one side of a sheet of A4 paper:

 

- Description of who you are and why you want to take the course.

- Your experience working in screenwriting

- Description of where you see yourself professionally in 5 years

 

- Samples of your work

 

- A summary of an existing commercial film of your choice, no more than 20 years old (one side of a sheet of A4 paper) 

 

- 2 scenes in screenplay format, 3 pages each

 

- 1 “onepager” in which you describe an idea you want to develop 

 

 

Compile all work samples in a PDF with numbered pages. Label the document with your name and personal identification number.

 

Mail the application to: applications@storyacademy.se 

We must receive your application no later than April 30.

 

Admissions

After the deadline for receipt of applications, applicants will be chosen for interview via online video. At the interview, you can also take an oral test to allow you to demonstrate your knowledge and level of experience. 

Notification of acceptance will be sent out at the end of June or beginning of July. 

Prerequisites:

Applicants need:

  • A high school diploma or corresponding qualifications,

  • a keen interest in screenwriting for films and the ambition to work as a screenwriter in the film industry.

Instructions for applying to Story Masterclass 

NOTE: No original documents 

 

- Birth certificate 

(copy issued within the past 3 months)

 

- Resume & Transcript 

Attach your resume and your transcript or course certificate from your previous studies.

 

- Job references/certificates, if applicable. 

Example: letter of recommendation, maximum one sheet of A4 paper.

 

- Personal statement

This statement can be structured however you choose, but must include the following, on at most one side of a sheet of A4 paper:

 

- Description of who you are and why you want to take the course.

- Your experience working in screenwriting

- Description of where you see yourself professionally in 5 years

 

- Samples of your work

 

All work samples must be written in English.

 

- 2 feature film concepts, no longer than one side of a sheet of A4 paper each. For each concept, attach a scene in screenplay format, no longer than two sides of a sheet of A4 paper.

 

- 2 concepts for drama series, no longer than one side of a sheet of A4 paper each. For each concept, attach a scene in screenplay format, no longer than two sides of a sheet of A4 paper. 

 

Compile all work samples in a PDF with numbered pages. Label the document with your name and personal identification number.

 

Mail the application to: applications@storyacademy.se 

We must receive your application no later than April 30.

 

Admissions

After the application deadline, a selection process will be held with international assessors. Notification of acceptance will be sent out at the end of June or beginning of July.

Prerequisites:

Applicants need:

  • A high school diploma or corresponding qualifications,

  • professional experience in screenwriting & scriptwriting or similar,

  • experience writing screenplays for short films, feature films or drama series.

Instructions for applying to Story Showrunner

NOTE: No original documents 

 

- Birth certificate 

(copy issued within the past 3 months)

 

- Resume & Transcript 

Attach your resume and your transcript or course certificate from your previous studies.

 

- Job references/certificates, if applicable. 

Example: letter of recommendation, maximum one sheet of A4 paper.

 

- Admissions:

 

You will apply with a concept for a miniseries. 

The series must consist of 6 15-minute episodes. 

A small number of characters and tightly focused subject matter.

 

Step 1 of the application process requires:

- A personal letter in which you explain why you are the right person to lead the work as 

showrunner. 

- A logline and onepager for your concept. 

 

If you are chosen for stage 2, this will require:

- A logline/paragraph for each episode. 

- A screenplay for the first episode. 

 

Basic eligibility requirements:

You have documented previous screenwriting and production experience.

 

Compile all work samples in a PDF with numbered pages. Label the document with your name and personal identification number.

Mail the application to: applications@storyacademy.se 

We must receive your application no later than April 30.

 

Admissions

After the deadline for receipt of applications, applicants will be chosen for interview via online video. At the interview, you can also take an oral test to allow you to demonstrate your knowledge and level of experience. 

Notification of acceptance will be sent out in May-June. 

Prerequisites:

Applicants need:

To apply to Showrunner, you must have documented previous screenwriting and production experience. The application process has two steps – if you reach step two, there will be several work performance tests. 

  • YouTube - White Circle

Find us on Youtube

  • https://www.storyutbildningen.com/ap

APPLY NOW!

  • White Facebook Icon

Find us on Facebook

  • White Instagram Icon

Find us on Instagram

Contact

Kustateljén
Kustparksvägen 7

624 70 Fårösund

+46(0)704380926

info@storyutbildningen.com

gf_bas.png

Contact

Gotlands folkhögskola
Hemse 0498-20 36 50
Fårösund 0498-20 38 80
folkhogskolan@gotland.se
www.gotlandsfolkhogskola.se 

Find Story Academy

Story Academy © 2020 All Rights Reserved.