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Meet some of the guest speakers at Talent Campus 5.0 and what people said about them

Talent Campus is a rich mix of challenging career development sessions, as well as hearing from worldclass industry experts. I asked our current campers what they thought of our guests… (and you can apply for your spot on Talent Campus … MORE

Before AND after TC 5.0… independent thoughts from one delegate… What did they think?

Originally posted on Mark Walkers blog, this was his BEFORE and AFTER Talent Campus 5.0 Ignition… Over to Mark… It is about this time that we are supposed to outline our resolutions for the New Year ahead and set out … MORE

Want some ROCKETFUEL for your career? Talent Campus Applications Closing Friday

While most writers are focused on what they write, Talent Campus is focused on WHY you write it, it’s commercial viability, HOW you write, so you can create a massive acceleration in your chances of getting produced and WHO you … MORE

Talent Campus 5.0… ‘it’s been monumental’

We just ran our fifth Talent Campus and the first emailed fedback is coming in. If you want to know more abotu Talent Campus 6.0 and apply, you can do that HERE. ‘Utterly transformative week. I am so tired I … MORE

Talent Campus 6.0 Submissions Closing Soon… One View from a Talent Campus 1.0 Delegate

Dee Chilton was a delegate on our very first Talent Campus four years ago. As the deadline for Talent Campus 6.0 submissions fast approaches, I asked her to share her views now we are a few years down the line… … MORE

Announcing Talent Campus 5.0 Successful Applicants

Congratulations to the 28 outstanding Screenwriters who have secured a spot on Talent Campus 5.0 in January. Competition was VERY high! The successful applicants are… (and it’s not alphabetical) Deborah Hodgetts Paul Arrowsmith Mark Renshaw Claire McGowan Donna Dowe James … MORE

In praise of the smaller more intimate sessions at LondonSWF

I know from feedback that we get from delegates, that they love the idea of the big name speakers, the large hall, the buzz… Often it’s why people buy tickets. But I also know that more often, people report that … MORE

The Magic of the London Screenwriters Festival

By Mark Renshaw In September 2018, something magical occurred. The place was Regent’s University, the event – the London Screenwriter’s Festival. Dreamers and creatives, introverts daring to explore, and extraordinaryverts daring us all to dazzle. Those and more converged. The … MORE

Deep Characterisation Through Dialogue with Kira-Anne Pelican PhD #LondonSWF

In any screenplay, dialogue is a way to capture personality and reveal character, so to look at our approach to dialogue through human psychology makes a lot of sense. Kira-Anne Pelican PhD, came along to share with Fesitval delegates, her … MORE

London Screenwriters’ Festival Xmas Party at Vout-O-Reenes, club for the Surrealistically Distinguished

We are getting the jump on the Xmas party rush this year and running our one on November 30th! And we are pushing the boat out too, we are taking over a spectacular private members club, Vout-O-Reenes, club for the … MORE