NEW SPEAKERS TO BE ADDED IN THE SUMMER
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.
Dave Reynold’s Script Lab was a career highlight for me. He threw himself into my Screenplay… and built on it with ideas and advice that only someone of his experience could offer.
Nathan Russell-Raby, 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
‘My Script Lab with John Yorke changed the way I look at story and pitching forever.’
Kristina Day, Screenwriter
Credits include: Spitting Image, Alas Smith And Jones, Rory Bremner, Magic Roundabout
The value of being an LSF sponsor greatly exceeded our expectations and we look forward to coming back in the years to come
Gordy Hoffman, CEO Bluecat
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
Hearing what was in my head come alive in front of me left me inspired.
Edwina Tyrrell, Screenwriter
Credits include: Swinging With The Finkels, Foster, Maria Mundi and the Midas Box
Credits include: Papadopoulos & Sons
The 3 day buzz was amazing, it was truly inspiring
Norman Bissell, Writer
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
This festival helped create some amazing friendships that I already know will last a lifetime
Clara Emanuel, Writer & Actor
Credits include: Great American Pitchfest
Credits include: The Film Programme
Broadcasting credits: BBC 5 Live, Sky News, CNN
All year I mostly get to be someone’s mother, someone’s partner, someone’s friend. At LSF, for three whole days, I get to be me