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New Writer Focus scheme 2018 – Applications now closed



Date Posted: April 13, 2018

Applications for 2018/2019 are currently under assessment. Announcement of selection due September 2018.

Northern Ireland Screen is now seeking feature film scripts to develop for its New Writer Focus scheme 2018-2019.

The scheme, which is supported by the BFI Network, is open to writers who are new to feature film and long-form dramas. Northern Ireland Screen will select four of the submitted scripts for development between August 2018 and April 2019.

What are we looking for:

  • Compelling stories with a unique or fresh perspective.
  • Ambitious authored voices.
  • Stories with strong character journeys
  • A range of art-house and commercial stories
  • Feature film projects only
  • Projects need not be limited by budget or genre.

The closing date for all applications is 12pm on Friday 15th June 2018.

For further detailed information about the application process, please click here.

 


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