2017 Screenwriters Residency Program Call for Entries Now Open
2017 Screenwriters Residency Program
Call for Entries
The Bahamas International Film Festival (BIFF) is proud to announce the return of its popular Screenwriters Residency Program with Aliv, University Of Georgia, Cocoa Coffee House, Romora Bay Resort & Marina and Source Management+Production
BIFF aims to connect auspicious writers with industry professionals in an intimate setting, allowing them to receive first hand knowledge as well as establish lasting relationships with field experts.
Six fortunate applicants will be extended the opportunity of attending a complimentary mentorship in Harbour Island, December 10- 13, 2017.
The Screenwriters Residency Program provides screenplay writers from around the world the opportunity to receive invaluable mentoring from industry professionals and compete for a cash prize for the 1st, 2nd and 3rd place winners sponsored by Source Management+Production
“The Screenwriters Residency Program is not only an important component to BIFF but to the world and its flourishing filmmaking industry. The industry professionals that lend their time and expertise to BIFF on an island for four days, a program like this could not be replicated anywhere in the world. We are proud to have a forum to nurture the next generation of screenwriters.” said Leslie Vanderpool, Founder & Executive Director (BIFF).