INTRODUCTION TO SCRIPTWRITING
5 WEEK EVENING COURSE, STARTS THURSDAY 6TH
APRIL, 6.30PM TO 8.30PM, BLOOMSBURY, LONDON WC1.
This course is aimed at anyone who is interested in writing for
television, film, radio or theatre. The course covers all the main
areas of scriptwriting craft. If you have story ideas you would like to
bring to the class for development, please bring them but this is not
essential and no previous writing experience is necessary. Everyone
welcome. Concessions available. For further details and booking
Film London Company Placement Scheme
Applications are now welcome for trainees to the Film London Company Placement Scheme for new entrants into the film and TV industries. Film London is supporting six film and TV companies to provide six-month paid work placements. The companies hosting the placements are:- Karen Hamilton Productions- Diverse Productions- Two Four Productions- Number 9 Films- Adventure Pictures- Tigerlily Films.As a trainee benefits include: - six month placement - minimum wage (£5.05 per hour - 40 hour week)- a structured work plan- a senior supervisor / mentor. Film London welcomes applications from individuals from under-represented groups including: individuals excluded through economic circumstance, women, people of Black or ethnic minority background and people with disabilities.This scheme is supported by the London Development Agency. Application deadline 7 April 2006.
Film London Contact: Kevin Dolan
Phone: 020 7613 7676 firstname.lastname@example.org
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So far this year I've read
Stuart: A Life Backwards, Alexander Masters Tilt (play), Ailis Ni Riain Comfort Woman, Nora Okja Keller The Cement Garden, Ian McEwan Stasiland, Anna Funder Starter for Ten, David Nicolls Night, Elie Weisel Silver Bay, Jojo Moyes Noise, Hari Kunzru In Cold Blood, Truman Capote Notes on a Scandal, Zoe Heller The Vanishing Hitchhiker, Ian Harold Brunvand The Courage to Create, Rollo May Bad Behaviour, Mary Gaitskill If You Want To Write, Brenda Ueland