Author Archives: Gail Hackston

When BAFTA met OSCAR

From June 2012: BAFTA welcomes Governors of the American Academy Short Film branch to find out how to qualify for both Academies’ short awards, and answer questions about what the juries look for in a winner.

#Thrillfest Tweetathon Results

So, #Thrillfest ended yesterday – we asked you to give us your Thriller loglines in 140 characters, to win a ticket to @londonswf 2012. As ever, some of the joke entries were the most amusing: @twatterer: #Thrillfest No Country For … MORE

SCRIPT LABS 2012 – RESULTS

These are the results for the Script Labs 2012. We’ve been trying to ensure ALL applicants get notified, so apologies if you’ve slipped the net. For more info on the whopping 363 applications we received for this year’s Script Labs … MORE

10 People You Need to Pitch To

This year speed pitching at the London Screenwriters Festival is going EPIC! We have partnered with our friends at the “Great American Pitch Fest” to create the “Great British Pitch Fest”! We are flying a number of Hollywood executives over … MORE