FilmTT invites all relevant local film industry professionals to register now for its Business of Film (BOF): Script to Screen Programme which will run from 10th June to August 2021. Registration cost is $500TT and spaces are limited.

FilmTT, in partnership with Stage32, exporTT and TTT will be hosting the 3-month incubator capacity development and content creation programme which will focus on the community of local filmmakers who are interested in continuing to improve their production skills as well as their ability to devise, create, deliver quality, international audience-pleasing screen content.

The BOF: Script to Screen programme is intended to position stakeholders at a greater advantage through access to business opportunities and professional growth. Local and international industry professionals will facilitate the sessions which include practical components and funding incentives.

The programme is broken down into two stages. Stage one is the workshops aim to bridge the gaps by providing filmmakers with the proper story/scriptwriting skills, production tools, marketing and distribution guidelines. The workshops will take place virtually via the ZOOM platform.

The topics being covered in the workshops are:

  • Writing Your Short Story – It’s All About the Story
  • Pre-Production – Getting Prepared
  • Production – Executing Your Vision
  • Post Production – Putting the Pieces Together
  • Marketing

For stage 2, FilmTT will host a Film Pitch whereby participants will pitch their script before a panel of judges for the opportunity to win up to fifteen thousand dollars ($15,000) in developmental funding. For more information on the Film Pitch, check out the Film Pitch Criteria and FAQs below!