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:

Festival Close with Chris Jones

Festival Close with Chris Jones

Join us for the electrifying conclusion to our tenth anniversary festival. Plan your next screenwriting year AND get to see what we are doing just ten days later as the Online Festival kicks off. And how you can get the most from it.

LondonSWF Close

LondonSWF Close

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

Speed Networking (Social Event)

Speed Networking (Social Event)

Meet other writers, producers and directors in our online speed networking event. Fast, FUN and designed to create powerful new relationships.

The Official LSF365 PreLaunch Extravaganza!

The Official LSF365 PreLaunch Extravaganza!

Join Chris and Bob as they look forward to the next two weeks of fantastic content and adventures.

Top Ten Festival Lessons

Top Ten Festival Lessons

It’s been a wild festival – returning to the live stage, returning to the online space, the information and inspiration from so many guests. Join Chris and Bob as they reminisce about the highlights from a decade of the London Screenwriters’ Festival.

Young Adult Fantasy: Capturing That Youthful Audience with Debbie Moon

Young Adult Fantasy: Capturing That Youthful Audience with Debbie Moon

Debbie Moon (CBBC’s Wolfblood) joins us to chat about capturing that youthful imagination, and the specific story beats that earns you lifelong fans.