European collaborative producers group The Creatives, a consortium of boutique film companies founded last year and backed by global production giant Fremantle, has put out a call for writers interested in new ways of doing business.
Creatives, whose members are the British group Good Chaos (The Triad of Sorrow), France’s haute et court (Lobster) and Germany’s Razer Film (Quo Vadis, Aida?) and compligen film (Spencer) along with Dutch group Lemming Film, Belgium’s Versus Production, Norway’s Maipo Film, Israeli group Spiro, France’s Unite and American production outfit Masha, will accept submissions from European screenwriters for their first “innovative, experimental, interdisciplinary brainstorming and pre-writing workshops,” this 2023. will be held across Europe in
The series, The Creative Connection, is supported by funding from the European Commission and will see successful candidates participate in three workshops in January, March and August, 2023, in which they will be paired with experts from various research fields, including artificial intelligence, environmental studies, genetics and philosophy, to discuss their approach to story concept and development. In an effort to expand.
Applicants must have at least one credit as head writer in at least one internationally distributed film or one internationally broadcast TV series. Ideally, they will have experience working on international co-productions.
Interested candidates can apply here www.thecreativeconnection.net.