Founded in 2015, FEM Script Lab emerged as a place for female and non-binary screenwriters in Toronto to workshop new material while receiving guidance from Film and TV industry mentors. After three successful years of growth, Founder, Carys Lewis brought the lab model to the U.K. and created SHIFFT Script Lab.
Both labs are places for screenwriters to share and receive feedback on work that is in development, while providing peer and mentor feedback in an environment that encourages innovation and creative risk-taking.
Our mission is to nurture writers, invest in female driven stories and promote women as creators of content.
The labs are made possible with the generous support of: