This script writing competition gives female artists the opportunity to share diverse ideas through visual media and create unique and powerful roles for women. The winning artist(s) will receive a year-long development deal with Big Swing Productions and a live read of her script with professional actors.
They're looking for script writers with a real flair for comedy narrative and the ability to put together a laugh-out-loud joke on paper. Joint entries are more than welcome. You cannot enter this award if you have already been employed or commissioned as a writer for television or radio.
This British Council Film and BFI NETWORK scheme is designed to support filmmakers looking to develop skillsets and networks internationally and is focused around eight international training labs. The fund will offer bursaries to contribute towards the cost of course fees, travel and accommodation.