Course Type
Short Course



Think of any film that you loved and it’s nearly always the main character that stays with you – they’re engaging and believable. Presenter Kira-Anne Pelican calls this ‘Deep Characterisation’.

Learning to create deep characters is one of the hardest skills writers need to develop. It isn’t helped by the fact that many of the best-known approaches to characterisation are over simplistic and based on pop psychology. 

Using a completely new set of tools based on the very latest psychological research, this weekend workshop will provide you with the understanding you need to create compelling and psychologically-credible characters. Deep Characterisation an essential class for any writer who wants to master character psychology and capture their audience’s imagination. The side-effect is, of course, a script with deep characterisation is easier to sell.

About The Workshop

Deep Characterisation is a two-day, in-depth character workshop covering all the tools that a writer needs in order to develop compelling and psychologically-credible characters.

Who Should Attend

The Deep Characterisation workshop is for all writers, directors and visual storytellers who want to better understand how to create engaging and believable characters using tools based on the latest research into personality psychology.

If you’re a writer who has been given the note that your characters or dialogue need work, then this is the course for you!

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