Storytelling has been around us since the inception of humankind. Even though this craft is among the hardest to master, the benefits are well beyond the ordinary. Every other industry in the world today has identified this skill as being the most essential one. As a matter of fact, storytelling possesses a history of working miracles when no one expected them. Uncovering the techniques of this skill, Taimoor Salahuddin aka Mooroo has brought this online storytelling course. Regarded as the pioneer of social media storytelling in Pakistan, Mooroo has secured tremendous success throughout the course of his decade-long career. He is an idol to many aspirants, uplifting many brands to success through his exceptional art. Enroll today in the Mooroo’s storytelling course to learn how he made storytelling look easy.
Divided into 6 modules, Tell Stories Like Mooroo is designed to get you started with the skill of storytelling. This course is more inclined towards storytelling used in films or making videos. Even though the definition of storytelling is now much broader than ever, the rules and approach will always be the same. The detailed information about the modules that will be covered in this course is provided below.
Module 1: Introduction to Storytelling
This module will help you understand what meaning storytelling has in the life of a common man. In discussing the history of storytelling in brief, Mooroo will explain the progress of humans around certain topics. Considering the influence that subtle storytelling holds, why Mooroo calls storytelling "life" will be discussed in this segment.
Module 2: Complete Understanding of a Script
From the perspective of a filmmaker, Taimoor Salahuddin identifies the script and the significance it possesses over the final project. He goes on to introduce subjects like characters and a plot. Discussion of the three-act structure will be incorporated along with some other topics from the scripts.
Module 3: Examining World Cinema - Literature
Examining the scripting in detail, Mooroo breaks down the three-act structure of two globally acclaimed films, namely Children of Men (2006) and Star Wars (1977–2019). Once you understand the three-act structure thoroughly, you will be given some suggestions to write your first story on the basis of the three-act structure. Your mentor will recommend 2 books that are studied worldwide to have a better grasp of film literature.
Module 4: Designing a Good Film
This module will be the key takeaway for aspirant filmmakers and cinematographers. Major elements that are included in the design of a good film will be brought under discussion. You will learn the complete sense of practical subjects like lighting, shot composition, sound and music, that are necessary for good video production. The critical aspects of sound, special effects (SFX), and visual effects (VFX) will be thoroughly discussed. Also, acting will be discussed in detail. Everything that revolves around a director's ability to convince emotions out of actors, as well as when he should, will be discussed in this Mooroo storytelling course.
Module 5: Mooroo Explaining His Originals
This will be the most anticipated module of this online storytelling course. Mooroo, who has already produced several short films, will be explaining his own original timeline. Examining all of the subjects you have already studied in this course will be highlighted in this session. You will learn about the storytelling style of Taimoor Salahuddin while preparing your own scripts.
Module 6: The Conclusion
Here, Mooroo will wish each student success on their future endeavours in the artistic world of storytelling.
Unlock New Skills
In this Mooroo storytelling course, students will unlock following skills based on the pure experiences and the education Mooroo has gained throughout his years in the field:
- Script Writing
- Understanding the Three Act Structure
- Character Writing
- Creative Writing
- The Basics of Cinematography
- Incorporating Music into Your Storytelling
- Effective Directions for Actors
Taimoor Salahuddin aka Mooroo
Things you will learn in this course:
We all love to stories, and telling stories is an art. Who better to teach this art than the master storyteller himself Mooroo. The course is divided into theory and practical where Mooroo covers the theory with film examples and then in later part he takes all the examples and explain them in this own videos which he has produced.
Meet Your Mentor
Taimoor Salahuddin is celebrated as one of the most popular storytellers in Pakistan. He is skilled at grabbing the public's attention and using humor to convey serious subjects. He has spent the last 15 years working in various capacities for the Pakistani entertainment industry. Mooroo is not just a talented filmmaker but also a hugely popular musician. On a national and international level, he has worked with significant organizations as well as extremely well-known celebrities. Taimoor is also one of the pioneers of YouTube Vlogging in Pakistan and a successful social media personality as well. He did produce content on the popular video sharing platform even when the country was not very familiar of its true potential. Mooroo is known as a full-fledged artist who has produced and appeared in a number of short films, web series, and music albums.