Time to enter SeriesFest's Women Writing Competition

Posted Wednesday 20 Mar 2019

Scriptwriters, we hope you're in application mode because here's another fabulous opportunity for you! SeriesFest has teamed up with Big Swing Productions (founded by Emmy�- and Golden Globe�-winner Kyra Sedgwick, Meredith Bagby and Valerie Stadler) for the Women Writing Competition, which aims to discover and celebrate bold new series with a distinctly female perspective. The 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.

Key deadlines
Early bird: 07 June, 2019
Regular: 12 July, 2019
Late: 26 July, 2019



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Enter Aesthetica and showcase your wonderful work

Posted Wednesday 20 Mar 2019

Calling all emerging and established filmmakers who are committed to pushing filmmaking boundaries forward - that's definitely you dear members! Here's a wonderful opportunity to showcase your work. The BAFTA-Qualifying Aesthetica Short Film Festival (ASFF) celebrates innovation and excellence in filmmaking, and is calling for emerging and established practitioners to enter the 2019 event. Filmmakers can submit Short Films, Feature Films or VR and 360 works for consideration. ASFF also accepts works across multiple genres including: Advertising, Animation, Artists' Film, Comedy, Dance, Documentary, Drama, Experimental, Fashion, Music Video and Thriller.

Prizes Include:
�1,000 awarded to the Festival Winner
Northern Film School Award for Best Screenplay (�1,000)
Screenings at a BAFTA-Qualifying festival
Editorial coverage in Aesthetica Magazine (readership of 400,000)

Entries close 31 May, 2019.