Summer School Script Competition

We have made the sad decision that we won’t be able to run our Summer School this year. We’ve looked at moving it online, however feel this isn’t a great idea for this particular project. Due to this, we are extending our deadline for the script competition until midnight June 19th, and have added some new prizes. Details below!

We are looking for young writers aged 25 and under to submit scripts exploring the theme “escapism”.


5 pages maximum.

Up to 3 Characters.

Characters must be strangers.

One location – NOT a house

The writer selected will receive one to one mentoring sessions with a professional writer, a years subscription to BFI player and a copy of William Goldmans fantastic book ‘Adventures in the Screen Trade’.

NEW Deadline is Midnight June 19th.

Scripts should be sent to