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Deadline: Monday 29th April 2019 at 5pm. BBC Writersroom's regular window for unsolicited scripts is open between 10am on Monday 1st April 2019 and 5pm on Monday 29th April 2019 for Comedy scripts (TV, film, radio, stage or online).
2 Events: Aberystwyth on 28th February & Carmarthen on 14th March. To celebrate the launch of the inaugural Wales Writer in Residence scheme from the BBC and National Theatre Wales we are running free events for writers, aspiring writers or anyone keen to find out more about the initiative.
Deadline: 3rd June 2019 at 11am. The Wales Writer in Residence offers two placements over a year - at National Theatre Wales and BBC Cymru Wales - and a guaranteed broadcast credit on BBC Radio 4 or BBC Sounds. There is a bursary of £12,000.
Deadlines: 28 October (Early Bird) and 6 November 2016. A new training programme for UK-based professional writers interested in adapting source material for the screen.
A free online course for new and experienced writers built by the University of East Anglia’s School of Literature, Drama and Creative Writing on the FutureLearn platform.
2 Events: 28th September 2019 in Hull. Ever wondered how to get noticed by the BBC? How to send your script and what happens when you do? How do we assess your work? What grabs us and what puts us off? If you’re after some tips, this is a session not to miss. Plus find out more about the Alfred Bradley Bursary Award for Radio Drama. This award for new writers from the north of England offers a £5000 prize and the opportunity of a BBC Radio 4 commission.
Deadline: 12pm (noon) on Tuesday 7th May 2019. Do you want to write for EastEnders, Casualty, Holby City, Doctors and River City - and the opportunity to work for some of the UK’s best Television Drama Production Companies?
Event: Thursday 10th October 2019. Calling all Highland writers. Join the BBC Writersroom Scotland team for a Q&A on breaking into writing for TV and other BBC platforms.
Deadline: 10th June 2019 for event on 19th September 2019. On the 19th of September 2019, David Higham Associates Film, TV & Theatre department is hosting its inaugural Scripts Open Day at their offices in Soho, London and they are on the look-out for a group of diverse new writers with untold stories to take part.
Deadline: 17th June 2019 at 5pm. The Script Lab from Film Hub North is an opportunity for up to ten emerging writers to develop a short film from an early idea to a completed script in a supportive, inspiring environment.
Deadline: 1st June 2019. Six scholarship places are available for the 2019/20 MA in TV Fiction Writing at Glasgow Caledonian University, one for a Gaelic speaker. The scholarships are provided by industry partners including BBC Scotland and MG Alba.
Arvon is a UK-based organisation which commercially runs creative writing courses and retreats. However, if you’re a writer who can’t afford the fees but feels their programmes could be useful, you can check out their grants initiative.
Deadline: 29th March at 9am. iFeatures are looking for ambitious filmmakers ready to make their debut feature film. iFeatures, run by Creative England with support from the BFI, BBC Films, the National Lottery and ScreenSkills, is a development lab for directors, writers and producers.
Deadline: 31st May 2019. The International Moving Image Society is seeking script submissions for their Table Read on the 29th June at the Etcetera Theatre Camden (above the Oxford Arms) in London.
Deadline: 17th September 2018 at midday. Into Film gives every child and young person aged 5 to 19 in the UK the chance to experience film creatively with extra-curricular film clubs, resources for use in clubs and in the classroom, training opportunities, a cinema-based film festival and annual Awards. They want to commission original short screenplay scripts and short films plus associated assets to form part of a downloadable Filmmaking Resource Pack.
Deadline: 31 March 2018. Short (10-15 minute) film scripts are sought reflecting modern Wales. Successful scripts will be developed and produced before being broadcast on BBC Cymru Wales and S4C.
Event: 18th - 21st July 2018. London writers' week aims to be an annual showcase of the best ideas surrounding and going into new writing. The theme for 2018 is film and the week will include sessions on playwriting and film, digital media and film, television and film, film and other areas such as getting and keeping an agent.
Event: Wednesday 26th June 2019. National Writing Day is an annual celebratory project designed to inspire people across the UK to get writing. The message is simple: everyone has a story to tell and sharing it can be a source of pleasure and power. Find out about events in your area on their website.
Deadline: 4th August 2017. Horror Channel FrightFest has teamed up with international production company MPI Media and their sister production company Dark Sky Films to create NEW BLOOD, an initiative which aims to find new genre writers and nurture their projects from script to screen.
Deadline: 7th February 2019. The Northern Writers Awards are for work-in-progress and exist to recognise talent and support new work towards publication or broadcast. There are awards for writers of poetry, fiction, creative non-fiction and television at different stages of their careers, including publication, mentoring, developmental support and cash awards to buy time to write.
Northern Ireland Screen - 3 Opportunities: New Shorts Focus, New Writer Focus 2019-20 and Shorts to Features 2019-20
Deadlines: Friday 21st June at 5pm, Sunday 23rd June at midnight and Friday 5th July at 5pm. Northern Ireland Screen are currently seeking applications for three opportunities - New Shorts Focus, New Writer Focus 2019-20 and Shorts to Features 2019-2020.
Deadline: Friday 26th July at 1pm. Could you make a film in one month with zero budget? If you're successful your short film will be screened at a London venue. They are looking for Script Treatments for 1 to 10 minute films that can be shot within the one month deadline on a zero budget.
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