Created in partnership with Dubai Film Market, AFS Scriptwriting is your chance to put your dreams to paper and learn how to perfect your skills under the guidance of industry spearheads.
- 1 Application process
- 2 Workshops with finalists
- 3 Prize
Application submission on Image Nation Website
Evaluation and selection of participants
Script Writing Workshop 1 month
Script Writing Period With mentoring sessions 3 months
Pitching Coaching Session 2 days
Selection of up to 5 Scripts
Dubai Film Market Pitch
Every AFS finalist is a winner, gaining priceless experience in the exhilarating field we call film.
The winning screenplay will be produced into a short film by Image Nation Abu Dhabi with a budget up to AED 100,000.
|Activity||Details||Start Date||End Date|
|Scriptwriting Workshop||Scriptwriting Workshop||02 Jul 2017||21 Jul 2017|
|Online writing period||Online weekly or bi-weekly meetings||22 Jul 2017||30 Oct 2017|
|DIFF||Participants should be available to attend the festival during these dates.||06 Dec 2017||13 Dec 2017|
|Pitching Coaching||3-day workshop during DIFF, dates to be determined.||TBA||TBA|
|Final Pitching and Announcement of Winner||December 2017 during DIFF||06 Dec 2017||13 Dec 2017|
DetailsScriptwriting WorkshopStart Date02 Jul 2017End Date21 Jul 2017
Online writing period
DetailsOnline weekly or bi-weekly meetingsStart Date22 Jul 2017End Date30 Oct 2017
DetailsParticipants should be available to attend the festival during these dates.Start Date06 Dec 2017End Date13 Dec 2017
Details3-day workshop during DIFF, dates to be determined.Start Date01 Jan 0001End Date01 Jan 0001
Final Pitching and Announcement of Winner
DetailsDecember 2017 during DIFFStart Date06 Dec 2017End Date13 Dec 2017
COMMITMENT TO COMPLETE THE FULL PROGRAM IS A MUST.
Shortlisted candidates should attend an interview on the first week of June, 2017