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Theresa Boden

Writer and Script Editor
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Theresa Boden is an accomplished freelance screenwriter & script editor and an Executive member and script consultant for Euroscript – a team of creative film, radio and TV professionals who through feedback services, courses and events support writers to develop their work.

Mentored by John McGrath and Troy Kennedy Martin her first screenplay was long-listed for the Orange Film Prize and developed by Moonstone International (UK offshoot of Sundance). Winner of a Carlton Drama award for a six part comedy drama series, she co-developed and coordinated a regional short film screenwriting course programme commissioned by the Film Council and Skillset; was tutor/mentor for the digital film team on Hybrid Lab, a social enterprise women’s web channel, a team writer for a 3D animated sci-fi series and has produced/written and edited two short documentary films. She was a visiting course tutor on the MA in Screenwriting at LCC UAL following graduation on the same programme.

Previously she co-created, wrote and produced for the theatre, including her own one-woman comedy show and was a co-founder of Sphinx Women’s Theatre Co. She also produces writers’ salons and music events in collaboration with Stoke Newington Literary Festival. She currently judges the Screenwriting Award for Underwire Film Festival.