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The Big Lebowski is 20 Today… Samantha Horley recalls when worked in sales and read the script

This weekend we are running our masterclass on how to make your script more sellable and produceable, with Samantha Horley, sales agent turned screenwriter. In this post she recalls selling ‘Fargo’ and then getting the script for ‘The Big Lebowski’… … MORE

Want to know how to get your script produced?

Then ask an international sales agent turned screenwriter. Sam Horley had worked in film sales for over a decade, then chose a career gear shift and became a screenwriter. In the few short years since that shift, she has gained … MORE

Courage, Guts and Networking

Things I have learned at the London Screenwriters’ Festival, besides screenwriting! By Dorothee Kuepers When I went to the LSF for the first time in 2015, my intention was to learn more about the craft of screenwriting, attend lectures and … MORE

How my short film ended up being shot after attending the London Screenwriters’ Festival

Making Memories: On set with ‘Memory Man’ By LondonSWF delegate Danielle Wager Last week I spent some time doing something that was just a bit out of the ordinary for me. Standing on a film set watching actors saying my … MORE

Scott Myers, highest rated LondonSWf’17 speaker, returns in 2018

We are delighted to announced that Scott Myers, whose LondonSWF’17 sessions were standing room only, will return for the festival in 2018. He will also be running a one day in Festival Week on Narrative Imperative in YOUR Screenplay. More … MORE

London Screenwriters’ Festival Deal Ends January 31st

Our January New Year’s Resolution Deal for your full pass to the London Screenwriters’ Festival 2018 will end on January 31st. After that the ticket price will go up. Right now you can get your pass for £38.75 for eight … MORE

Final Call: Film and TV Key Art and Poster Masterclass next Friday

Whether your project is at pitch stage, in post production or complete and starting the sales journey, you will still be pitching relentlessly. And having a poster or some key artwork makes a MASSIVE difference to professionals who want to … MORE

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