In Dubai


  • The high concept idea
  • Idea development
  • Find your story
  • Story resources
  • Story or narration?
  • Story triangle
  • Logline
  • Story items
  • Gap, gap development, and confronting
  • Conflict types, rising conflict, and unity of opposites
  • The paradigm chapters
  • Plot points
  • Crisis and climax
  • The importance of the first 10 pages
  • The low of the negative and positive
  • Another plot point
  • Middle-of-the-road plot point “the point of no return”
  • How to build and develop a character?
  • Main character journey
  • Archetypes
  • Script analysis
  • Commercial factors
  • The art of pitching


Hefzy was cited among 30 future leaders in film production by Screen International, headed Variety’s list of Ten names you need to know in the Arab Film Industry and was among Variety’s 500 list of the most influential people in the media industry worldwide. He was granted the Arab Cinema Personality of the Year award by the Hollywood Reporter & Arab Cinema Center. Hefzy is an official member of the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts And Sciences in the producers’ branch. In recognition of his significant contribution to the Arab film scene, He was honored as a “Chevalier dans l’Ordre des Arts et Lettres” from France.




  • Duration

    12 days / total 40 hours

  • Dates and times:

    Monday May 1 from 7 to 11PM
    Tuesday May 2 from 7 to 11PM
    Wednesday May 3 from 7 to 11PM
    Thursday May 4 from 7 to 11PM
    Friday May 5 from 7 to 11PMMonday May 8 from 7 to 11PM
    Tuesday May 9 from 7 to 11PM
    Wednesday May 10 from 7 to 11PM

  • Fees

    8500 AED

  • Refund Policy

    • Before two weeks of the workshop starting date participants will get a full-refund.
    • During the last two weeks before the workshop starting date participants will get 50% refund of the total price
    • One week before the workshop starting date participants can not refund their payment.

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