Welcome To LondonSWFThe 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, the LSF has become the premiere screenwriting event to attend.
In 2024 we will return bigger and better than ever!
Made a tonne of new friends, both delegates and speakers, and ended up with TEN SCRIPT REQUESTS!"
Rudolf Kremers, Screenwriter
Why you should join LondonSWF
Not just a weekend
A jam-packed weekend surrounded by a host of online events!
Spend 3 Days With
1,000 people just like you... writers, producers, actors, directors, agents..
Over 100 sessions
Covering every aspect of professional screenwriting... and we film most!
Pitch your project directly to industry execs all around the world.
Over 150 speakers
Learn from and network with the biggest industry names
Who knew! Turns out WE LOVE to connect online and from around the world
Get intimate and informal face-time with our expert speakers
Get your script polished up with advice from leading industry experts
Make your mark
Learn how to get YOUR script produced from the people who make it happen
Join our online community with over 1,000 hours of video sessions.
Stoke the flames
Meet, learn from, and network with fellow creatives to fuel your work
Script to Screen
The biggest movies screened while you read the script and listen to the writer
Some of our additional upcoming eventsClick here to view ALL our upcoming events, workshops, masterclasses and screenings
On the blog… Help Shape The Next Decade For The London Screenwriters’ Festival… Prizes Too!
Every few years we reach out to our delegates and ask how we can best serve them through the festival and our related courses and projects. Now that we are in a post pandemic world, we have seen dramatic changes … MORE
The Script Chats were open, informative and leisurely."