|LondonSWF 2021 (September) Update
Pitchfest Will Be 100% ONLINE in 2021
Due to Covid uncertainty, we will be running a hybrid festival in 2021, with a three-day live event* and online sessions spread over a longer period of time. Things could change rapidly so keep an eye on our updates HERE. In person delegates will require daily flow tests and vaccine status declaration.
At the festival we run additional programs and initiatives that you can apply for once you have bought your delegate pass. The dates and deadlines for these initiatives are listed HERE and as we get closer to the festival, so we close submissions.
ALL ADDITIONAL SESSIONS WILL RUN ONLINE IN 2021.
You do not need to pay more to apply, and we recommend you apply for everything to get the most from the festival.
These programs and sessions include…
- Pitch at the Great British Pitchfest (ONLINE 2021)
This is your big moment… Pitch your killer project to professional producers and top agents. Past sessions have resulted in options AND representation!
- Get legal advice in our legal clinic at the festival (ONLINE 2021)
We all have concerns about our screenplays and career, but often can’t afford a specialist lawyer. At the festival you can get that face time you need, with a media lawyer.
- Meet The Experts (ONLINE 2021)
A panel of leading film industry professionals provide confidential one-on-one advice to move your project onto the next stage.
- Speed Networking – Fun, Fast and EFFECTIVE (ONLINE 2021)
Meet 30 new writers, producers and directors in our 90 minute speed networking event. Fast, FUN and designed to create powerful new relationships.
- Script Chat (ONLINE 2021)
Get intimate face-to-face time in our hugely popular Script Chat roundtable sessions. Ask our speakers the questions you want answered.
- Script Labs Advanced Mentor Programme (ONLINE 2021)
Just you, your idea, a handful of talented writers and an industry mentor! The objective? To assist writers who have a fully developed screenplay in a specific genre, move their work to the next level.