The Academy of Film Writing || || Online Master Classes in Screenwriting


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Screenwriter Alvaro Rodriguez

“Max Adams is the kind of smart, engaging teacher that made me want to be a better writer — and she helped me do it.”

~ Alvaro Rodriguez, Machete,
From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series,
Chicago Fire


Debi Yazbeck

“You laid the foundation, Max. Best teacher ever.”

~ Debi Yazbeck,
Winner, 2016 Best Feature Script,
California Women’s Film Festival


Screenwriter Tony Ferrendelli

“Max Adams has helped to completely transform the way I write scripts. Placement of several scripts in multiple competitions is a direct result of the skills I have developed through participation in Max’s classes and workshop.”

~ Tony Ferrendelli,
2019 ISA Fast Track IX Fellowship
Top 50 Writers

2019 Nominee Best Feature Screenplay
Houston Comedy Film Festival

Winner Best Screenplay Short September 2018
Los Angeles Independent Film Festival

Screenwriter Tonia Kempler

“Thank you. You have completely given me confidence and skills I didn’t have before. Couldn’t have done this without taking your classes.”


~ Tonia Kempler,
2017 Winner, Best Screenplay,

Joah Philo, Screenwriter & Casting Director

“It’s so big what you are to screenwriting and what you give to others and how you collect and champion writers who do more than write, they produce. That’s huge in this business of writing and what sets you above the rest.”

~ Joan Philo,
Winner, Best Writing, The Roof,
Madison 48 Hour Film Project 2016

About the Academy of Film Writing - AFW

About the AFW

THE ACADEMY OF FILM WRITING is an international online writing academy founded in 2006 by author and award winning screenwriter Max Adams.

The Academy of Film Writing || || Online Master Classes in Screenwriting

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