Jane Eden appeared at a previous festival. View this year's speakers here.

Jane Eden

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Jane is a new writer. She started her first screenplay – Gone Away – on an Arvon Foundation course. Her screenplay gained her a place on the BBC Writersroom Skylight programme for emerging writers, won the 2013 Screenwriting Goldmine Competition, and secured her a place on the highly prestigious C4 Screenwriting Course in 2014.

The original series she developed on the course – The Sea Comes In – was optioned by Big Talk and is currently in development.

She also has original drama series in development with Helen Gregory for Sky Atlantic, Hillbilly Films and Television, and Samuelson Productions.

Her first TV commission in 2014 was for two episodes of the BAFTA award winning children’s show The Dumping Ground. She is currently writing on Fortitude Season Two.

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