What is the LSF Hybrid?

The London Screenwriters’ Festival is an annual gathering of screenwriters. WIth 1,000 attendees, over 100 sessions, 150 industry expert speakers and the biggest names in film and TV (from both the UK and Hollywood), the LSF has become the premiere screenwriting event to attend. In 2021 our onstage in London and Online Hybrid festival will deliver even more opportunities to even more writers.

Worth every penny."  

Peter Delaunay, Writer, Filmmaker

Peter Delaunay, Writer, Filmmaker

Why you should join LondonSWF

  1. Online Labs

    Online Labs

    Rebooted for online and offering more opportunity to spend face time with experts

  2. Over 150 speakers

    Over 150 speakers

    Learn from and network with the biggest industry names

  3. Over 100 sessions

    Over 100 sessions

    Covering every aspect of professional screenwriting... and we film most!

  4. Spend 3 Days With

    Spend 3 Days With

    1,000 people just like you... writers, producers, actors, directors, agents..

  5. Festival Week

    Festival Week

    Come to a week of cost effective, killer one day workshops and get the edge

  6. Online Script Chat

    Online Script Chat

    Get intimate and informal face-time with our expert speakers

  7. Online Pitchfest

    Online Pitchfest

    Pitch your project to producers... online doubling the amount of pitches offered

  8. Script to Screen

    Script to Screen

    The biggest movies screened while you read the script and listen to the writer

  9. Online sessions

    Online sessions

    We film most sessions so you won't miss a thing... and you can watch over and over

Some of our additional upcoming events

The Narrative Imperative in YOUR Screenplay with Scott Myers (ONLINE)

The Narrative Imperative in YOUR Screenplay with Scott Myers (ONLINE)

The protagonist is the heart of almost every story, yet so many writers don't take advantage of the depth and complexity of this central character. Transform every aspect of your script by working outward from the beating heart of your protagonist.

ONLINE Breaking into Script Reading, Two-Day Workshop with Lucy V Hay (Nov 7th & 8th 2020)

ONLINE Breaking into Script Reading, Two-Day Workshop with Lucy V Hay (Nov 7th & 8th 2020)

An intensive ONLINE two-day workshop that breaks down the art and craft of reading scripts to help improve your own writing, to also improve your feedback for other writers and most importantly, to earn you money as a professional reader.

Click here to view ALL our upcoming events, workshops, masterclasses and screenings

On the blog… The Shape Of LondonSWF’10 in September, both onstage in London and online

We are planning the London Screenwriters’ Festival 10 now and we will be running with a hybrid model this year. Part in person (and filmed) and part online. We will run partly on stage in London (dates and venue are … MORE

An outstanding and extremely well-run lab. My writing has benefited enormously from it. Can't thank you guys enough."

Eben Skilleter, Screenwriter

Eben Skilleter, Screenwriter