The Cassian Elwes Independent Screenwriting Fellowship at Sundance, an annual program arrange in partnership with The Black Listing, is now accepting submissions for its tenth version.
Annually, the fellowship awards one screenwriter with an all-expenses paid journey to the Sundance Movie Competition, and a chance to fulfill with “Mudbound” producer Cassian Elwes.
As detailed on the Black Listing web site, the chance is open to “unrepresented function writers with an impartial sensibility who’ve made lower than $5,000 in mixture of their movie or tv writing careers.” Those that have an interest have till November 13, 2022 to decide into consideration by way of the Black Listing web site. The Black Listing will select 10 screenplays to be despatched on to Elwes for consideration, then as much as two fellowship recipients will likely be chosen by Elwes by the top of the calendar yr.
The 2023 version of Sundance Movie Competition is because of happen each on-line and in-person in January, but when journey and the competition schedule are disrupted by Covid-19 as soon as extra, the Fellowship recipient(s) will obtain a cross to the modified 2023 Sundance Movie Competition and a stipend of $2,500, with extra occasions and conferences hosted on Zoom.
Earlier fellows embrace Leslie Nipkow, Aemilia Scott, Emily Tomson, Heather Faris, Keely Lewis Smart, Claire Ayoub, and Kristina Zacharias.
Take a look at The Black Listing’s web site to study extra.