June 19, 2019 - Theatre Centre - Toronto
CREATING A SERIES IN THE NETFLIX ERA - A ONE-DAY MASTERCLASS WITH TV WRITER, STORY EDITOR AND CREATIVE PRODUCER: JILL GOLICK
In this intensive, Jill guided 22 writers through the process of creating new content, geared towards streaming platforms such as Netflix, Amazon and Hulu. The masterclass covered creating a premise, character creation, building character relationships episodic structures, series arcs, theme, pilot story, pitch documents and the series bible. Writers were asked to bring their own TV pitches to the session, which they developed and workshop throughout the day.
We brought together our wonderful script lab mentors, writers and actors together to celebrate the closing of our 2018-2019 season.
October 25, 2018 - Small World Music Centre - Toronto
As part of our fall 2018 programming, FEM SCRIPT LAB hosted our second-annual Industry Panel Talk - an evening in conversation with MICHELLE LATIMER (RISE (Viceland), Nucca, Little Dog, Red Nation Rising), KAREN WALTON (Ginger Snaps, Orphan Black, Queer As Folk, Flashpoint, The Listener), and JENNIFER LIAO (Blood and Water, End of Days, INC., Sex After Kids, Gameface), moderated by CARYS LEWIS (Founder, FEM Script Lab).
October 25, 2017 - Artscape Youngplace - Toronto
Our first Industry Panel Talk welcomes and celebrates the work of Writer & Producer: Marsha Greene (Mary Kills People, Ten Days In the Valley, Remedy), Writer & Director: Molly McGlynn (Mary Goes Round, 3-Way (Not Calling), Given Your History), CBC Drama Executive: Nicole Mendes (Murdoch Mysteries, Anne with an E, 21 Thunder) and Writer, Director & Producer: Trey Anthony (‘da Kink in my Hair, How Black Mothers Say I Love You), moderated by FEM Script Lab founder, Carys Lewis.
November 25 + 26, 2016 - Tramshed Tech - Cardiff
Taking place over two days in Cardiff, SHIFFT - Female Filmmakers, is an event for women working across all disciplines of Film and T.V. to gather together and develop new skills while connecting and collaborating with peers and mentors in the industry. The event comprised of practical workshops, panel discussions, featured keynote speakers, one on one coaching sessions and networking events.