Through the evolution of humans through the ages, man has been using storytelling as his primary medium of communication. Today, storytelling has a major influence on most of the industries in the world. However, with respect to pure storytelling, it has bloomed the most in the theatre and later in the filmmaking industry. Learn more about this art in this online storytelling course where Naveed Anwar describes what elements determine a good story.
Module 1: Introduction to Storytelling
Naveed Anwar explains how he found the light within him to start a career with the skill he loved the most, storytelling. As a successful YouTuber, he shares his version of what storytelling exactly means. Throughout the years as a blogger and a vlogger, he reveals what is the reason to take your story to success. The complete formula that results in a good story, the story design will be revealed to the learners in this module.
Module 2: The Three Act Structure
The globally acclaimed theory of writing a story, the three-act structure, will be summarized in detail. As a matter of fact, there are many other ways to structure a story. However, the three-act structure is the most famous one. Your mentor, Naveed Anwar, will bring some movies into discussion which he believes are the perfect examples of a three-act structure. In this module, characters, catalysts, resolutions, and other such terminologies will be elaborated.
Module 3: Rules For A Good Story
Each term discussed in the previous module should be surrounded or better bound by some rules. These rules are designed in a sense that will help each element enhance its influence in the story. If all of these rules are applied well in any story, the story is considered to be complete from a writing perspective.
Module 4: Apply Rules To Your Story
In this module, you will learn to apply all of the previously learned rules to your own stories. Your mentor will share with you real examples of how one should perfectly blend these rules into the structure of a story. He will also share the easiest ways to start creating videos on the basis of the three-act structure and how to practice your art of storytelling in those clips. He will be emphasizing the use of emotions, observations, and music. If you’re into visual storytelling, he will be sharing tips to create a more impactful timeline for your audience.
Unlock New Skills
You will receive a social media shareable certificate upon completion of this online storytelling course and be empowered with the following abilities:
● Definition of Storytelling
● Storytelling for Filmmaking
● Story Design
● Detailed Understanding of the Three Act Structure
● Story Design Rules
● Use of Emotions in Stories
● Application of Human Observation in Your Stories
● Film Criticism/Story Criticism
Industries to Unlock
After completion of this online storytelling course, the learners may pursue a career for themselves in the following fields:
● Film & Television
● Script Writing
● Vocal Storytelling
● Public Speaking
● Online Blogging & Vlogging
● Film Criticism
About the Instructor
Naveed Anwar is a successful entrepreneur and a popular social media storyteller in Pakistan. He has pursued his higher studies abroad and has been a student at Queen Mary University of London as well as the University of Manchester. Possessing a Bachelor’s in Computer Sciences and a Master’s in Business Management, it took him a very short time to unlock the psyche behind capturing attention through storytelling. In the early days of his career, he started as a full-time video producer for one of the most famous internet media companies in Pakistan, named Mangobaaz. Since then, Naveed has been managing some YouTube channels, which have garnered him an audience of more than 70k across different platforms. Besides being a storyteller, Naveed also runs several businesses where he incorporates the same skills to satisfy his clients and carry on long-term relationships. In addition to his online presence, he regularly conducts physical workshops on storytelling.