What is the LSF Hybrid?

The London Screenwriters’ Festival is an annual gathering of screenwriters. WIth 1,000 attendees, over 100 sessions, 150 industry expert speakers and the biggest names in film and TV (from both the UK and Hollywood), the LSF has become the premiere screenwriting event to attend. In 2021 our onstage in London and Online Hybrid festival will deliver even more opportunities to even more writers.

A huge wave of inspiration, positivity and friendship bubbles up – it’s quite palpable and vivid and a very lovely contagion."

Barbara Machin, Creator ‘Waking The Dead’

Barbara Machin, Creator ‘Waking The Dead’

Why you should join LondonSWF

  1. Online Labs

    Online Labs

    Rebooted for online and offering more opportunity to spend face time with experts

  2. Over 150 speakers

    Over 150 speakers

    Learn from and network with the biggest industry names

  3. Over 100 sessions

    Over 100 sessions

    Covering every aspect of professional screenwriting... and we film most!

  4. Spend 3 Days With

    Spend 3 Days With

    1,000 people just like you... writers, producers, actors, directors, agents..

  5. Festival Week

    Festival Week

    Come to a week of cost effective, killer one day workshops and get the edge

  6. Online Script Chat

    Online Script Chat

    Get intimate and informal face-time with our expert speakers

  7. Online Pitchfest

    Online Pitchfest

    Pitch your project to producers... online doubling the amount of pitches offered

  8. Script to Screen

    Script to Screen

    The biggest movies screened while you read the script and listen to the writer

  9. Online sessions

    Online sessions

    We film most sessions so you won't miss a thing... and you can watch over and over

Some of our additional upcoming events

Click here to view ALL our upcoming events, workshops, masterclasses and screenings

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Every year I go to LSWF and it gets better and better, and I come back to my writing desk excited and inspired by the learnings."

Nick von Schlippe, Writer, Director, Actor

Nick von Schlippe, Writer, Director, Actor