Go Into the Story – Scott Myers, one of the most extensive sources of information on screenwriting
Write Here, Write Now – Lucy V Hay, everything you need to know about writing and the industry
Journal of Screenwriting
‘The journal also aims to encourage research in the field of screenwriting, the linking of scriptwriting practice to academic theory, and to support and promote conferences and networking events on this subject.’
Here is a collection of film journals published by Intellect Ltd.
Funding, Scholarships, Awards
Creative England – The Development Fund
The Development Fund is open to individual writers, writer/directors and/or producers, or teams, based in the English regions for the development of all types of feature films, including animation and documentary as well as completed scripts ready to be presented to potential financiers.
Applications are welcomed on a rolling basis.
The John Brabourne Awards
For up and coming talent driven to further their experiences and careers in all aspects of film and television. The awards also seek to help those disadvantaged in some way, either through lack of funds or set-backs due to illness or accident.
The CTBF Awards provide cash sums of between £1,000 and £5,000 to help with different types of expenses whilst working on a project or training at an UK establishment.
Film London – Production Schemes
For London-based filmmakers, emerging talent and artist working with the moving image.
MEDIA offers funding to European producers, distributors, sales agents, exhibitors, festivals, training courses and more.
Choose your country from the list for more information.
Writers and Writing
The London Comedy Writers – an excellent source of information on opportunities for writers
Writers, actors, et al. meet for script talk and networking every 2-3 weeks.
Scriptchat – a screenwriters’ community
See #scriptchat on Twitter