Zara Waldeback appeared at a previous festival. View this year's speakers here.

Zara Waldeback

Screenwriting lecturer
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Zara has taught at Sussex University, Brunel University and was for many years Senior Lecturer at Thames Valley University, where she also developed the ‘Creative Screenwriting’ MA. She has worked as a freelance writer, director, script editor and in development for the UK Film Council, Film London, Screen South, First Film Foundation, British Screen etc. She has written features for both UK and Scandinavian producers and her short films have shown at festivals all over the world, winning awards for writing and directing. She currently lives in Sweden, where she teaches screenwriting at Brobygrafiska Högskolan and develops online screenwriting tools, specialising in helping writers to become more creative and confident.

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