Script Tampere – the traditional event dedicated to script-writing – is here again! The fifth Script Tampere is presented in collaboration with Women in Film and TV Finland (WIFT) and Käsikirjoittajien kilta. The programme is intended for professionals and students interested in film and television script-writing.

Thursday 8 March – Friday 9 March
The Hällä Stage of Dance Theatre MD (Hämeenkatu 25, 33200 Tampere)
The event is mainly in Finnish and only partly in English.

The Advance Registration for the Script Tampere 2018 opens on this site on Monday 12 February at 12.00 and ends on Monday 26 February at 15.00.

Register here!

If the event is not sold out, walk-in ticket sales will be in Dance Theatre MD on Thursday at  9.00-10.00 (only two-day tickets available) and on Friday at 10.00-11.00 (only tickets for Friday available).

Programme

 

THURSDAY 8 MARCH

 

9.00-10.00
Sign in and ticket sale.

10.00-11.45
DRAFT VS FINISHED SCRIPT
FINNISH ONLY
This seminar will try to answer the question, how to present your script to investors without killing the art?

13.15-16.00
SHORT FILM
FINNISH ONLY
A talk about writing a script for short film.

 

FRIDAY 9 MARCH

 

10.00-11.00
Sign in and ticket sale.

11.00-13.00
TYÖPARIT – FOKUKSESSA MINISARJA
FINNISH ONLY
Scriptwriting is often a lonely job. How does the creative process chance when you are working with a pair?

14.30-16.30
MAKING SOME NOISE
ONLY IN ENGLISH
Tampere Film Festival is proud to present writer-director BRIAR GRACE-SMITH (New Zealand) as the keynote speaker of Script Tampere 2018. Grace-Smith is an award-winning writer of plays, films, television scripts and short stories, and the director of Waru (NZ, 2017), her first feature film. Grace-Smith will be speaking about the importance of one’s own ‘voice’ in films, and the idea of originality. One’s heritage can be a great source of creativity. The Maori culture and history are strongly present in Grace-Smith’s work, her heritage reflected in every piece.

19.00-20.00
WIFT FINLAND PRESENTS IN FOCUS INCUBATOR LAUNCH WITH GET-TOGETHER
Festival Center | Free Entry | Additional info on the Industry Events
The participant of the Script Tampere 2018 are most welcome to the launch event of WIFT Finland’s IN FOCUS Incubator.