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Why Talent Campus convinced me to return to The London Screenwriters Festival

Last year was my first year attending the London Screenwriters Festival. I remember looking at the existence of it online and thinking – maybe the networking side of screenwriting happens at an event like that? I should go! I bought … MORE

Julian Fellowes on Screenwriting and the new Downton Movie

Video recorded at the LondonSWF launch in 2016 Screenwriter and LSF staffer Sarah Drew caught up with Julian to discuss writing and the Downton Movie ahead of his session on the Friday of LondonSWF… Q – You’ve been a writer, … MORE

Awards Recognise Writer and Filmmaker Simon Fitzmaurice in New Award

The Fucking Awesome Award at the British Screenwriters’ Awards at the London Screenwriters’ Festival was launched in 2016 to recognise a talent, an achievement or personal contribution to our creative community that might fall outside a traditional ‘lifetime achievement award’. … MORE

How My Sex Trafficking Play Became So Much More at LondonSWF… and you can watch it now

By Lisa McMullin I’ve got a play on for the next couple of weeks at a new venue in South London and Chris Jones kindly offered to spread the word if I wanted to write a short blog about it. … MORE

See what Talent Campus is all about… The delegates speak

If you are considering attending Talent Campus next year, you can get a flavour of what it’s all about by watching the video here… Chris Jones LondonSWF Get your pass for the festival below…

Announcing Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again Script to Screen with writer director Ol Parker at LondonSWF

The popularity of Swedish supergroup ABBA spans generations, and now, with the release of MAMMA MIA: HERE WE GO AGAIN, a new generation of ABBA fan is about to be born. Sophie (Amanda Seyfried) is pregnant now, and as she … MORE

Attention Good Will Hunting Fans: Small Changes From Script to Screen That Made a Big Difference

Watch the video above… A troubled Matt Damon, a British love interest, a warm-hearted Robin Williams, and a poignant storyline of love, friendship, and redemption. These are just a few of the reasons why the film Good Will Hunting is … MORE

The Script Surgery at LondonSWF is open for submissions

If you want a one hour consultation with one of the lovely Euroscript Doctors at the festival, you can now apply for your slot. You can apply for a slot on the clinic via the Submissions, Booking and Information page. … MORE

The Legal Clinic Is Open For Submissions

The Legal Clinic Is Open For Submissions The Legal Clinic at LondonSWF is now open for submissions. This is your chance to get  free legal advice about your concerns at the festival. You can apply for a slot on the … MORE

How LondonSWF in my first year as a screenwriter led to films, TV options and a new friendship group

As the festival is coming closer and I am really looking forward to coming for the second time, I wanted to share some more exciting news which happened all through meeting the right people at LSF! A year ago, I … MORE