Archive for March 8, 2016

screenwriting-215x300Brave writing seems to be moving center-stage in the Indian film industry. Year after year, an increasing number of vibrant scripts, which reflect the writer’s vision and conviction, are finding their way to the big screen. Every well-written script increases the industry’s confidence in screenwriting.

Here’s a chance to learn from those who are blazing a trail – repeatedly!

In lively interactive master classes, they will share their creative and professional struggles, explain their style and approach to writing, and offer a wealth of tips for new writers. The Workshop Instructor, through extensive sessions, will cover all the essential principles of screenwriting, Indian mythology, copyright law, writers’ contracts, and professional guidance.

WORKSHOP INSTRUCTOR:  Anjum Rajabali (Drohkaal, Ghulam, The Legend of Bhagat Singh, Raajneeti): Head of screenwriting at Whistling Woods Mumbai, and an activist of FWA. Conducts workshops, script labs and fellowships for screenwriters in India and abroad.

SPEAKERS

Jaideep Sahni (Chak De India), Sriram Raghavan (Badlapur) Juhi Chaturvedi (Piku, Vicky Donor), Himanshu Sharma (Tanu Weds Manu 1&2), Shridhar Raghavan (Dum Maro Dum), Varun Grover (Masaan), Sudip Sharma (NH-10),                   Navdeep Singh (Director: NH-10), Saiwyn Quadros (Neerja, Mary Kom), and Sanyuktha Chawla-Shaikh (Neerja)

DATE : 30th March to 3rd April, 2016 (5 days)

VENUE : Whistling Woods International, Mumbai

FEE:

For FWA members: Rs. 7500/- (Inclusive of taxes, tea/coffee and lunch on all days)
For non-FWA members: Rs. 10000/- (Inclusive of taxes, tea/coffee and lunch on all days)
*If you wish to become an FWA member, please visit www.fwa.co.in

DETAILS/REGISTER – For more information and to register for the workshop, please call 30916003 or email: kanchi.parikh@whistlingwoods.net