Trish CurtinWriter, Producer
Trish Curtin is an emerging Australian Screenwriter in Brisbane, Queensland. An ambivert and keen collaborator, she is currently in various stages of development, pre-production and post-production on a diverse slate of projects for TV and film, both scripted and factual, but is most focused at present on her role as creator and writer of an original limited comedy series for streaming, Outback Rebel. Her television credits include five 13-episode seasons as a child reporter on Boomerang! an Australian kid’s show that aired internationally in the U.S., Mexico, Australia and South East Asia. She is an active voting member of AACTA, the Australian Academy of Cinema Television Arts.
Trish has studied under Scott Myers, Corey Mandell, Linda Aronson, Tim Ferguson, Wendell Thomas and more, making connections with credited writers and producers at home and abroad. She has attended many in-person and online workshops and masterclasses through Sydney’s AFTRS, Los Angeles, Cannes Film Festival, The London Screenwriters’ Festival, and Brisbane, including training sessions through BIFF, QEST, Screen Queensland, Screenworks, Screenmakers. She’s currently a participant in Screen Canberra’s ScreenPod.
In 2017, Trish edited and produced Scott Myers’ series of twelve free Screenwriting E-books, released on Myers’ hugely popular Go Into The Story screenwriting blog, official partner and screenwriting craft blog of The Black List since 2013. The twelve free screenwriting e-books can be downloaded here.
Trish serves as Administrator of Myers’ GITS affiliated facebook group Zero Draft Thirty, an online global screenwriters’ group focussed on craft and community. She also served as proof-reader for Myers’ upcoming book: An Introduction to Character Driven Screenwriting and Storytelling — The Protagonist’s Journey, soon to be published by Palgrave MacMillan.
Trish provides detailed script consultancy to several screenwriters, producers and production teams located in Queensland, Sydney, Melbourne, L.A. and London.
Trish Curtin is appearing at the following sessions:
Trish Curtin and BAFTA- and Emmy-winning Screenwriter Anthony Mullins join us all the way from Australia to talk character and story arcs, and how to find fresh, authentic stories in the messier corners of life.