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The London Screenwriters’ Festival features professional speakers from all aspects of the film and television business. Many have also agreed to intimate Script Chat sessions after their respective events so that you can get face time with them.
The Script Surgery provided excellent advice and improved my screenplay story structure.
Gordon Slack, Screenwriter
Credits include: Guardians of the Galaxy
Kate’s session on storytelling at past festivals is the stuff of legend. Do NOT miss her!
Author: Just Effing Entertain Me: A Screenwriter's Atlas
Credits include: The Crying Game, Mona Lisa
Credits include: The Coffee Break Screenwriter
LSF has grown to be the single most important screenwriting event on this side of the pond. Amazing 3 days that keep me motivated to keep on writing.
Credits include: Spitting Image, Alas Smith And Jones, Rory Bremner, Magic Roundabout
I really enjoyed the PitchFest and meeting writers face to face
Rebecca Long, Financier and Producer
People who get stuff made
Credits include: Eastenders, Holby City
Credits include: Waking The Dead, Medics
Agent and great supporter of emerging talent.
Credits include: Baseline, Sign Language
Credits include: Shameless, Life On Mars, Bodies
The experience of Pitchfest was terrifying but worthwhile as I learned so much by trying something outside of my comfort zone.
Credits include: Swinging With The Finkels, Foster, Maria Mundi and the Midas Box
Credits include: Papadopoulos & Sons
Brilliantly organized, loved the pre event phone call too
Michelle Margherita, Writer, @mishmags
People who know stuff
Credits include: Oscars shortlisted Gone Fishing, the Guerilla Handbooks and a bunch of feature films
Credits: Prime Suspect, Waking The Dead
Credits include: How I Met Your Mother, Friends
Credits include: Getting It Write: An Insider's Guide To A Screenwriting Career
Credits include: Filth, Leave To Remain
What you have done for the delegates was beyond what any other festival of its kind does.
James Hughes, Screenwriter
Credits include: Great American Pitchfest
Credits include: The Film Programme
Broadcasting credits: BBC 5 Live, Sky News, CNN
I have a greater understanding of how I fit into this industry and how to navigate my career now. Thank you