Schedule

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Friday

    • 9:00am
    • Tuke Hall: Festival Opening with Chris Jones 001 - (T) (Not Filmed)
    • 10.45am
    • Final Draft Hall: 'Downton Abbey' Script To Screen with Julian Fellowes with Julian Fellowes moderated by John Yorke 003 - (T)
    • Darwin D06: Crafting the Perfect Character: The Heart of Your Story with Jon Gilbert 005 - (T)
    • Tuke Cinema: Reclaim your Creative Freedom and Master Story Structure with Emmanuel Oberg 004 - (T&H) (Script Chat)
    • Room D05 Friday 10:45am
    • Tuke Hall: Trading Places... Writing Comedy Features with Timothy Harris moderated by Karol Griffiths 028 - (T) (Script Chat)
    • 11:30am
    • A201: Great British PitchFest Session 6 - 11:30am start / 90 mins duration (Not Filmed)
    • 1:00pm
    • Specials: Book Signing: John Yorke in the Knapp Gallery with John Yorke
    • 2:00pm
    • Tuke Hall: Acting Up: Writing to Attract the Killer Cast with Mark Arnold, Manuel Puro, Ingrid Oliver, Angela Dixon, and Aschlin Ditta moderated by Georgina Sherrington 010 - (T)
    • A201: Great British PitchFest Session 7 - 14:00pm start / 90 mins duration (Not Filmed)
    • Tuke Cinema: Prime Time: In Conversation with Tony Jordan with Tony Jordan moderated by Nik Powell 033 - (T)
    • Room D05 Friday 2:00pm
    • Room D05 Friday 2:00pm
    • Room D05 Friday 2pm
    • Darwin D06: Writing Social Realist Magical Reality... Pin Cushion with Deborah Haywood with Deborah Haywood and Gavin Humphries moderated by Anna Smith 007 - (T) (Script Chat)
    • Final Draft Hall: Writing The 21st Century Sitcom with Nat Saunders & James Serafinowicz, Sam Leifer, and Tom Basden moderated by Karol Griffiths 008 - (T) (Script Chat)
    • 3:30pm
    • Tuke Hall: Deep Characterisation through Dialogue with Kira-Anne Pelican, PhD 012 - (T) (Not Filmed)
    • Tuke Cinema: Making the Mash Report with Tim Telling and Chris Stott moderated by Jack Bernhardt 011 - (T) (Script Chat)
    • Room D05 Friday 3:30pm
    • Room D05 Friday 3:30pm
    • Room D05 Friday 3:30pm
    • Darwin D06: Running the Show: Inside the Writers Room and beyond with Gub Neal, Tony Jordan, and Simon Harper moderated by Alison Clapham 014 - (T)
    • Final Draft Hall: The Television Players: Understanding and penetrating the global TV market with Dave Clarke, Louise Pedersen, Caroline Percy, and Christian Vesper moderated by Julian Friedmann 009 (Script Chat)
    • 4:00pm
    • A201: Great British PitchFest Session 8 - 16:00am start / 90 mins duration (Not Filmed)
    • 5:00pm
    • Final Draft Hall: Coffee with… Robyn Slovo, Brit Features Producer with Robyn Slovo moderated by Rachel Paterson 013
    • Room D05 Friday 5:00pm
    • Room D05 Friday 5:00pm
    • Room D05 Friday 5pm
    • Tuke Hall: Story Concept: How to Rapidly Generate, Assess, and Develop Story Ideas with Scott Myers 015 - (T) (Not Filmed) (Script Chat)
    • Tuke Cinema: Time And Relative Dimensions In Sound – Writing 'Doctor Who' for Audio with Lisa Bowerman, John Dorney, Matt Fitton, and Joseph Lidster moderated by Ingrid Oliver 018 - (T)
    • Darwin D06: Writing The Hit TV Show: Dominic Minghella on 'Doc Martin' and 'Robin Hood' with Dominic Minghella moderated by Toby Earle 062 - (T) (Script Chat)
    • 6:00pm
    • A201: Hollywood Pitchfest Skype Session 9 - 6:00pm start / 90 mins duration (Not Filmed)
    • 6:30pm
    • Tuke Cinema: About Time! Creating TV’s Doctor Who with Ingrid Oliver, Katy Manning, Pearl Mackie, and Robert Shearman moderated by Lisa Bowerman 019 - (T)
    • Final Draft Hall: Button Pushers! Subverting the norms through comedy, with Dan Mazer with Dan Mazer moderated by John Rhodes 061 - (T) (Script Chat)
    • Tuke Hall: What Are They Doing To My Script? Script Editors Demystified with Paul Testar, May Gibson, and Nasreen Ahmed moderated by Georgina Sherrington 021 (Script Chat)
    • Darwin D06: Writing For The Right Young Audience; how to hit your mark every time! with Catherine Williams, Joseph Lidster, Debbie Moon, and Lucinda Whiteley moderated by Cera Rose Pickering 016
    • 7:30pm
    • Specials: Networking Drinks In The Refrectory Networking till late in the Refrectory (Not Filmed)
    • 7.45pm
    • Tuke Cinema: Creating Alien, Hitchhiker's Guide, X-Files and Batman... Meet Dirk Maggs with Dirk Maggs moderated by Chris Jones 020 - (T) (Not Filmed)
    • Tuke Hall: The Pitch Factor with Ed Neumeier, John Rhodes, and Lucy V Hay moderated by Joey Tuccio 022 (Not Filmed)
    • Final Draft Hall: Writer Turned Director: Meet Stuart Hazeldine and MJ Bassett with MJ Bassett and Stuart Hazeldine moderated by Karol Griffiths

Saturday

    • 9:00am
    • Tuke Hall: Inside the BBC Writers Room with Simon Nelson 060 (Not Filmed) (Script Chat)
    • Darwin D06: The Three Wells of Screenwriting: Discover your deep sources of inspiration with Matthew Kalil 039 - (T+H) (Not Filmed) (Script Chat)
    • Tuke Cinema: What Can Writers Learn From 'The Handmaid's Tale'? with Lucy V Hay 023 - (T) (Not Filmed)
    • Final Draft Hall: Writing in the shadows... Spies, Espionage and Special Forces with Rossa McPhillips MBE 024 - (T) (Not Filmed)
    • 10:30am
    • Final Draft Hall: Beyond the Pitch: Crushing the Meeting with Joey Tuccio 026 (Script Chat)
    • Tuke Cinema: Mamma Mia: Here We Go Again - Script to Screen with Ol Parker moderated by Maureen Hascoet 025 - (T) (Not Filmed) (Script Chat)
    • Room D05 Saturday 10:30am
    • Darwin D06: The Primary Colours of Story: Genesis with David Baboulene Ph.D 027
    • Tuke Hall: Theme: What It Is, How to Find It, and How to Use It to Enrich Your Story with Scott Myers 051 - (T) (Not Filmed)
    • 11:30am
    • A201: Great British PitchFest Session 11 - 11:30am start / 90 mins duration (Not Filmed)
    • 1:00pm
    • Specials: Book Signing: Matthew Kalil in the Knapp Gallery with Matthew Kalil
    • Specials: The Elevator Pitch Venue: Tuke Elevator - Ground Floor (Not Filmed)
    • 2:00pm
    • Tuke Hall: 1... The Beginning: Crafting the First Ten Pages That Hooks the Reader with Joey Tuccio 030 (Script Chat)
    • Tuke Cinema: Going Wireless: Writing for Radio with Julia McKenzie, Tim Stimpson, Ming Ho, and Jack Bernhardt moderated by Jonathan Ruffle 032 - (T)
    • A201: Great British PitchFest Session 12 - 14:00pm start / 90 mins duration (Not Filmed)
    • Room D05 Saturday 2:00pm
    • Room D05 Saturday 2:00pm
    • Room D05 Saturday 2pm
    • Darwin D06: The Truth… What is it REALLY like after the first year being a pro screenwriter? with Lisa McMullin and Rachel Paterson 029 (Not Filmed)
    • Final Draft Hall: What Can We Learn from the Dark Masters of Horror? with Stephen Volk 031 - (T) (Script Chat)
    • 3:00pm
    • Specials: Book signing: Lucy V Hay in the Knapp Gallery with Lucy V Hay
    • 3:30pm
    • Tuke Hall: 2... The Middle: Mastering The Midpoint with Philip Hughes and Ted Wilkes 034 - (T) (Not Filmed) (Script Chat)
    • Room D05 Saturday 3:30pm
    • Room D05 Saturday 3:30pm
    • Room D05 Saturday 3:30pm
    • Darwin D06: Starship Troopers... 'Do you want to know more?' with Ed Neumeier moderated by Bob Schultz 017 - (T)
    • Tuke Cinema: VR, Outlining, Collaboration & Production Breakdown with the NEW Final Draft 11 with Alejandro Seri 036 - (T)
    • Final Draft Hall: Why’s That Funny? with Jonathan Lynn 042 (Script Chat)
    • 4:30pm
    • Specials: Book Signing: Karol Griffiths in the Knapp Gallery with Karol Griffiths
    • 5:00pm
    • Final Draft Hall: 'Patrick Melrose' Screenwriter David Nicholls and how he 'made the nation cry' with David Nicholls moderated by Lucy van Smit 063 - (T) (Script Chat)
    • Tuke Hall: 3... The End: Inevitable but unexpected... Why the end of your screenplay MUST deliver with Nic Ransome 038 - (T) (Script Chat)
    • Tuke Cinema: Making My First Feature… The true story of LondonSWF delegates who made their movie! with Roland Moore and Andromeda Godfrey & Diana Juhr DeBenedetti 040 - (T)
    • Room D05 Saturday 5:00pm
    • Room D05 Saturday 5:00pm
    • Room D05 Saturday 5:00pm
    • Darwin D06: Something Old, Something New...The Art of the Adaptation with Deborah Moggach, Marcy Kahan, and Hugh Stoddart moderated by Guy Rowland 037 - (T) (Not Filmed)
    • 6:30pm
    • Specials: Chutzpah: Welcome to the Punch of Eran Creevy with Eran Creevy moderated by Henry Fitzherbert This session will take place in the Herringham Building - Room H243
    • Tuke Cinema: I wrote a novel as well.... with Emma Pullar and Lucy van Smit moderated by Lucy V Hay 035
    • Final Draft Hall: Netflix and chill: Writing TV Drama with Adrian Hodges, Simon Duric, Hania Elkington, Justin Young, and Farah Abushwesha moderated by Lisa McMullin 041 - (T)
    • Specials: Networking Drinks In The Refectory Networking till late (Not Filmed)
    • Darwin D06: Reflecting and Changing the World By Writing SciFi with Ed Neumeier, Debbie Moon, and Una McCormack moderated by Jeff Norton 043 - (T)
    • 7.45pm
    • Tuke Hall: The 2020 British Screenwriters’ Awards with Betty Denville and Aidan Goatley 044 - (T) (Not Filmed)

Sunday

    • 9:00am
    • Tuke Hall: Jaw Dropper! Art and science of twists and surprises with Leonardo Rizzi 047 (Not Filmed) (Script Chat)
    • Final Draft Hall: Substance and Subtext: Finding the Fractal of your story with Janet van Eeden 065 - (T) (Not Filmed)
    • Tuke Cinema: Writing for Games 9.0 with Rhianna Pratchett, Caroline Marchal, and Jack Attridge moderated by Martin Alltimes 045 - (T) (Not Filmed)
    • 10:30am
    • Final Draft Hall: Nordic Noir... Writing compelling crime drama with Hans Rosenfeldt moderated by Lucy van Smit 064 - (T) (Script Chat)
    • Room D05 Sunday 10:30am
    • Tuke Cinema: The Long Good Friday Script to Screen with Barrie Keeffe moderated by Eran Creevy 050 - (T)
    • Tuke Hall: The Scott Myers Double Bill: Good Vs Evil with Scott Myers 048 - (T) (Not Filmed) (Script Chat)
    • Darwin D06: What will actually happen to your finished script? Live script edit with Lucy V Hay 049 - (T&H) (Not Filmed)
    • 11:30am
    • A201: Great British PitchFest Session 14 - 11:30am start / 90 mins duration (Not Filmed)
    • 1:00pm
    • Specials: Book Signing: Jonathan Lynn in the Knapp Gallery with Jonathan Lynn
    • 2:00pm
    • A201: Great British PitchFest Session 15 - 14:00pm start / 90 mins duration (Not Filmed)
    • Darwin D06: Proximity is Power: Getting and keeping the Gatekeepers on side with Rhona Foulis, Victoria Morris, Zak Abby, and Amanda Farley moderated by Lisa McMullin 055 (Not Filmed) (Script Chat)
    • Tuke Hall: Robocop: Script to Screen with Ed Neumeier moderated by Chris Jones and Bob Schultz 052 - (T)
    • Room D05 Sunday 2:00pm
    • Room D05 Sunday 2:00pm
    • Room D05 Sunday 2pm
    • Tuke Cinema: The Primary Colours of Story: Character Contrasts with David Baboulene Ph.D 053 - (T) (Script Chat)
    • Final Draft Hall: Writing Authentic, Haunting and Human stories...with Lynne Ramsay with Lynne Ramsay moderated by Nik Powell 054 - (T)
    • 3:30pm
    • Tuke Cinema: Going low budget doesn’t mean you can’t aim high - the working process with Farah Abushwesha 057
    • Final Draft Hall: Political Comedy: Yes Minister with Jonathan Lynn and Lord Robin Butler 058 - (T)
    • Room D05 Sunday 3:30pm
    • Room D05 Sunday 3:30pm
    • Room D05 Sunday 3:30pm
    • Darwin D06: Writing Horrible Histories with Ben Ward, Lucy Clarke, and Henri Ward moderated by Georgina Sherrington 056 - (T)
    • 5:00pm
    • Tuke Hall: LondonSWF Close with Chris Jones 059 - (T) (Not Filmed)