Jeremy Casper is a writer/director/producer as well as a film instructor, lecturer, and story consultant. He is the Co-Director of the Los Angeles Film Studies Center where he teaches Narrative Storytelling, Hollywood Production Workshop, and Professional Screenwriting. Jeremy has led screenwriting and directing seminars all over the world, in partnership with The Global Short Film Network and the Visual Story Network and will be a featured speaker at this year’s Story Gathering in Nashville, TN. Jeremy’s first feature film, Vacant House (which he wrote, directed, and produced) has won numerous festival awards for screenwriting, directing, acting, and best picture. He has co-authored two books on writing for short films – The Inside Out Story: Discovering Structure for Short Films, and his most recent, Master of the Cinematic Universe: The Secret Code to Writing in the New World of Media, through world-renowned film-book publisher, Michael Wiese Productions. Jeremy is currently working on a new book about the psychology of cinematic characters as well as writing, directing, and producing a fantasy film that will feature traditional (non CGI) special effects and puppetry.