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From Blank Page to Big Screen

WestCoastScreenwriting International

For fifteen years Keith Digby and Brian Paisley’s personal interactive small-group workshops have helped aspiring writers master the lean, rich craft of screenwriting.

Zoom in with your original story idea or adaptation project and

let us help you.

maximum NINE participants


Who We Are Not

Academy Award-winning screenwriters.

Frequent guests on late-night talk shows.

Household names.

What We Don't Do

Sit on a stage in a full auditorium.

Lecture, with little or no time for audience interaction or input.

Charge a lot of money.


"I just had to write and say how much I appreciated your course last weekend.
It truly was worth every penny, and then some. I am so grateful for how you've
helped me figure out Coyote, and I'm super excited to get back to it.”

Angela Dorsey, Screenwriter & Novelist

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Keith’s Current Project :

Working with CentreMedia (London, UK) on the first of four Sherlock Holmes/Jack the Ripper feature films. 

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Brian’s Current Projects:

Writer with Aboriginal People's TV Network (APTN Canada) on a children's animation series, and as story editor for APTN's "Tribal Police Files" (Season 3).

"...amazingly informative and inspiring. I was feeling burned out, but thanks to you two I'm raring to go on my film and television material!"

Susan Juby, Novelist & TV Series Writer

Who We Are

Produced SCREENWRITERS who have been hired multiple times by successful production companies, and have seen our work on both small screen and big screen.

Excellent TEACHERS who have helped others become better writers.


What We Do

Engage with a maximum of NINE participants, either in a room, or a worldwide ZOOM meeting.

Ensure that everyone gets to test their concept, or project.

Help you break through without breaking your bank.

"...lively and fast-paced. I came away elated and extremely motivated. I recommend any budding screenwriters out there to seriously consider studying under the dynamic tag-team of Digby and Paisley."

Anthony Dalton, Past President

Canadian Authors Assn.

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