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

Big Vision: How To Attract Prolific Producers To Your Script #LondonSWF

With long term careers spanning decades in the industry, producing heavyweights, Ruth Caleb, John Lloyd and Tony Garnett joined TV legend Barbara Machin at this year’s London Screenwriters Festival to discuss how prolific producers select their ongoing work. These producer’s ‘Big … MORE

Join us for the London Screenwriters’ Festival 2017 Xmas Party

Monday December 18th 2017, 7:00pm Venue: The Phoenix Artists Club Join the whole LondonSWF team for a Christmas celebration and of course a networking catch up! The venue is our old haunt, The Phoenix Artists Club, right in the heart … MORE

What Paul Abbott told me

Incubating Ideas and Mental Health with Paul Abbott from #LondonSWF on Vimeo. At LondonSWF I talked to Paul Abbott. Yes, the award-winning writer of Shameless, Clocking Off and State of Play. My heart was thumping as I put myself before … MORE

Die Hard Script to Screen with Jeb Stuart #LondonSWF

There is nothing quite like the London Screenwriters’ Festival live script to screen sessions. To get to sit together as a community and watch our favourite films alongside their film legend creators is a treat indeed. When they tell us … MORE