Five things I learned from making my own short film after taking advice at LondonSWF

by Phil Lowe Have you ever sat in the audience of a panel session at LSF and heard the moderator ask a panellist what their advice would be to aspiring screenwriters? The response is usually one of 1) Get an … MORE

Discovering LSFConnect!

We are a little less than 9 months away from the festival so I thought I would write a blog to help you guys navigate a little more easily on LSFConnect, our private network for delegates. LSFConnect offers lots of … MORE

How I Launched My Screenwriting Channel on Youtube for Screenwriters by Lucy V

Subscribe to the channel HERE. Know Your Remit So, you probably know me … I’m Lucy V, a writer, script editor and blogger who helps writers. My site, Bang2write, was a finalist in the UK Blog Awards last year, plus … MORE

Can you help an LondonSWF delegate get her book published?

As it is with film, in the book industry, getting your work seen and read by the right people can be incredibly difficult. We all know this. This is where Unbound comes in. Unbound believe in good stories and is … MORE

The London Screenwriters’ Festival January Resolution Deal

It’s January and for many of us it’s a time to reflect, restrategise and recommit for an outstanding 2018. This will be our ninth year at the London Screenwriters’ Festival and it’s also time for us to reflect, restrategise and … MORE

LondonSWF 2018 Dates and Deadlines Announced

We have just updated all the dates and deadlines for the submissions and announcements for the festival in 2018. You can see them on the dates and deadlines page HERE. Chris Jones

Get involved in Impact50

Impact50 is the latest feature film project from Create50 whose last film, 50 Kisses brought together several thousand creatives, writers, actors and filmmakers globally, the feature film ending up on the big screen and also entering the Guinness Book of … MORE

Feedback from the 8th London Screenwriters Festival #LondonSWF17

Each year we ask our delegates what their experience was like, and here’s what they shared this year. An incredibly motivating event – you come here knowing you want to be a writer but leave as a writer Jo Fox, … MORE

LondonSWF 2018 will take place from September 7th to 9th 2018 in London

The ninth London Screenwriters’ Festival will be hosted by Regents University London in Regents Park, over the weekend of September 7th to 9th 2018. Preceding the festival will be three days of additional masterclasses during festival week. Get your pass … MORE

‘Withnail and I’ Script to Screen with Bruce Robinson #LondonSWF

Bruce Robinson started out his industry life as an actor. Having trained at the Central School of Speech and Drama and acted as Benvolio in Franco Zeffirelli’s ‘Romeo and Juliet’ he found himself broke and living in a house with … MORE