Speakers

Friday_17_Pitchfest LIVE_014NEW SPEAKERS TO BE ADDED IN SPRING 2018
The London Screenwriters’ Festival features around 150 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. New speakers are added periodically with the vast majority being confirmed late spring / early summer 2018. Get updates by signing up below.


It was a pleasure to engage with such a diverse group of passionate writers...

Kate Harwood, Controller Series/Serials, BBC Drama

Kate Harwood, Controller Series/Serials, BBC Drama

Headliners

Pilar Alessandra

Pilar Alessandra – Script Consultant and Educator

Credits include: The Coffee Break Screenwriter

Pilar's students and clients have written for Lost, Prison Break, Nip Tuck, House of Lies, CSI and Family Guy.
Pilar Alessandra

If you're serious about writing you need to go, it will only benefit you

Tomasz Aleksander, Writer & Director

Tomasz Aleksander, Writer & Director

People who know stuff

Chris Jones

Chris Jones – Filmmaker and author

Credits include: Oscars shortlisted Gone Fishing, the Guerilla Handbooks and a bunch of feature films

Chris has spent his life making movies, writing books  and helping others make their movies.
Chris Jones

There is no better more useful more inspiring weekend in the whole year.

Ben Mole, Writer/Director.

Ben Mole, Writer/Director.