Chris Jones

LSF Director & Founder, Filmmaker, Author

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His major projects include action thriller The Runner, serial killer thriller White Angel and paranormal horror Urban Ghost Story. He also co-created and authored The Guerilla Film Makers Handbook series, of which there are currently seven editions!

In 2009, Chris made the multi-award-winning and Oscar®-shortlisted Gone Fishing.

Chris is also the director of the London Screenwriters’ Festival and mutliple other screenwriting and filmmaking festivals, events and workshops. He founded TEDxEaling and has acted as exec on many other films. He also setup Create50 that has since made one feature film, and published four books, all by new entrants to the industry. Most successful has been the Twisted50 series.

Check out his blog at www.ChrisJonesBlog.com.

More information

Chris Jones is appearing at the following sessions:

3:30pm LondonSWF 365 Welcome To Day Two!

3:30pm LondonSWF 365 Welcome To Day Two!

The party continues! Welcome back to the biggest screenwriting conference on the planet! It is worldwide and it is happening LIVE! Check in here for any last minute changes and get ready for another exciting day.

7:00pm Meet Iain Smith… Producer of ‘Mad Max Fury Road’, ‘The Fountain’ and ‘Children of Men’

7:00pm Meet Iain Smith… Producer of ‘Mad Max Fury Road’, ‘The Fountain’ and ‘Children of Men’

Few British producers have worked on as many iconic films as Iain, yet he remains an approachable champion of talent.  In this intimate chat we will find out how Iain approaches his projects, how films get produced and what you should be writing now.

7:30pm LondonSWF 365 Festival Opening

7:30pm LondonSWF 365 Festival Opening

Join the online LondonSWF 365 party and get primed to have the most outstanding month of May. Find out EXACTLY what is happening, when and where and how best to use this unique opportunity.

8:00 What I Learned Directing 100 Episodes of Television with MJ Bassett

8:00 What I Learned Directing 100 Episodes of Television with MJ Bassett

With directing and producing credits on some of the biggest television shows ever, MJ Bassett has a unique perspective on where television has been, and where it is going.

8:00pm Q&A with Joey Tuccio

8:00pm Q&A with Joey Tuccio

Get on a Zoom call and dig deep with Joey Tuccio. Have a question about your first 10 pages? Ask Joey. Want to work on your logline? Ask Joey. Wondering about how to get an agent? Ask Joey!

LondonSWF Close

LondonSWF Close

Join the team for the FABULOUS close of the festival and our promise for the next year ahead.

Talent Campus Day One

Talent Campus Day One

Talent Campus Day One

Talent Campus Day Three

Talent Campus Day Three

Talent Campus Day Three

Talent Campus Day Two

Talent Campus Day Two

Talent Campus Day Two