Juliet Giglio

Assistant Professor


329 Marano Campus Center

Office hours

Fall 2018
Monday, Wednesday & Friday
10:15-11:15 & 12:30-1:30
or by appointment

Juliet Giglio

After selling seventeen screenplays in Los Angeles, Juliet decided she was allergic to sunshine and moved to upstate NY to teach screenwriting at SUNY Oswego. Film credits include: Disney's TARZAN, ABC's NOAH, ABC Family's PIZZA MY HEART, Disney Channel's RETURN TO HALLOWEENTOWN and the upcoming Christmas movie, A VERY NUTTY CHRISTMAS.


Cut to the Chase: Writing Feature Films with the Pros at UCLA Extension, 2012. Fade In: An Introduction to Screenwriting, 2017.

Proof of Concept: Writing the Short Script by Juliet Giglio & Keith Giglio.  Kendall Hunt Publishing


  • Big Bear Film Festival, California 2008 and 2009.
  • UCLA Arts Day, 2010.
  • Career Day, Syracuse University, 2012.
  • University Film Video Association, Montana 2014 and Washington, DC, 2015, New Mexico 2018

Awards and honors

BEER BOY, Nominated for Best Unproduced Comedic Screenplay, Written By Magazine.

Performances and exhibitions


  • A VERY NUTTY CHRISTMAS starring Melissa Joan Hart for Lifetime Television.  Airing December 2018
  • Disney's animated TARZAN (Story Consultant)
  • PIZZA MY HEART (Screenwriter)
  • NOAH (Screenwriter)
  • LIV WORLD webisodes (Writer)



Dartmouth College, BA in English
New York University, Tisch School of the Arts, MFA

Classes taught


CRW 201/820 MWF 9:10-10:05 323 Marano CC
CRW 201/830 MWF 11:30-12:25 225 Marano CC
CRW 301/810 MWF 1:50-2:45 228C Hewitt Union 

CRW 201 SCREENWRITING: INTRODUCTORY-This introductory course explores the screenwriting genre as it applies to a visual medium.  Students will engage in writing exercises to learn the elements of story, character development, structure, scene study and dialogue.  Students will also analyze professional screenplays, learn to pitch and write their own short film script. No prerequisite.

CRW 301 SCREENWRITING: INTERMEDIATE-Students will learn how to craft a feature-length screenplay.  Assignments will include analyzing professional scripts, breaking the story for a full-length original script, and writing to the mid-point of a feature screenplay.