THE MANUSCRIPTS WORKSHOP
Inya Lawal and Victoria Thomas (the 'A Story Republic' team) are running a screen-writing workshop for 20 pre-selected writers.This year’s focus will be on writers from Africa and its diaspora so the following topics will be discussed:
- The business of writing
- What to expect on the book adaptation journey
- How to spot a book with strong screen potential
- Do African stories need the world stage?
The workshop takes place on Wednesday, 16 November 2016
09:00 – 11:00: My Story Other, People’s Money Workshop
11:00 – 11:30: Coffee break and networking
11:30 – 13:00: Panel Discussion and Q&A
THE MANUSCRIPTS COMPETITION
There will be a drop-in manuscript station to discuss competition and entry rules.