Final Draft 1 – The Basics and Beyond

with Shelly Mellott

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Join Shelly Mellott, VP of Final Draft, as she demos the industry standard screenwriting software. Learn the basics of how Final Draft automatically formats and paginates scripts for film, TV, and the stage, then dive into how writers can use powerful new tools to brainstorm, visualise, collaborate and customise the writing environment like never before. Don’t miss this chance to explore features such as real-time collaboration, alternate dialogues, and a free-flowing beat board for building your story.

Appearing in this session

Shelly Mellott

Shelly Mellott – Vice President of Sales & Marketing | Final Draft

Shelly manages the professional and educational sales divisions, develops initiatives that drive sales across all retail channels, and manages marketing, events and customer relations at Final Draft.
Shelly Mellott

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