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PROGRAM BY GENRE: Scriptwriting
Thursday, May 1 2014
Vince Gilligan: Breaking Bad  * SOLD OUT * Code: 1  |  Type: Conversation   |  Genres: Crime, Fiction, Scriptwriting

Breaking Bad creator and executive producer, Vince Gilligan speaks to Adam Spencer. ***TICKETS AVAILABLE TO SECOND EVENT***. Event 232 'Vince Gilligan: Breaking Bad - Additional Event due to Popular Demand'. Vince will not be doing signings at these events. Pre-purchased tickets to both shows can be picked up from the box office located at Town Hall (George St entrance) from 6pm.

Thursday, May 1 2014 7:00 PM - 8:15 PM Ticketed: $$45/$35
Sydney Town Hall  read more >
Vince Gilligan: Breaking Bad - Additional Event due to Popular Demand Code: 232  |  Type: Author Talk   |  Genres: Fiction, Scriptwriting, Crime

'Breaking Bad' creator and executive producer, Vince Gilligan speaks to Benjamin Law. Vince will not be doing signings at this events. Pre-purchased tickets to both shows can be picked up from the box office located at Town Hall (George St entrance) from 6pm.

Thursday, May 1 2014 9:30 PM - 10:30 PM Ticketed (see details)
Sydney Town Hall  read more >
 
Sunday, May 18 2014
Claire Scobie & David Roach: The Screenwriter's Toolbox with a Novelist’s Craft  * SOLD OUT * Code: W6  |  Type: Workshops   |  Genres: Fiction, Scriptwriting, Publishing, Craft

Two days with Claire Scobie and David Roach to turn your novel into a blockbuster.

Sunday, May 18 2014 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM Ticketed: $275/$240
State Library of NSW, Jean Garling Ante Room, Level 1, Mitchell Wing, Macquarie Street, Sydney  read more >
 
Thursday, May 22 2014
Redfern NOW Code: 25  |  Type: Panel   |  Genres: Indigenous, Scriptwriting

The writers of Redfern NOW, Steven McGregor, Adrian Russell Wills and Jon Bell, on powerful storytelling.

Thursday, May 22 2014 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM Free, no bookings
Pier 2/3 Bloomberg Stage, Pier 2/3, Hickson Road, Walsh Bay  read more >
Matthew Luhn: Telling Stories with Pixar Code: 56  |  Type: Author Talk   |  Genres: New Media, Nonfiction, Fiction, Children & Families, Scriptwriting

CANCELLED This session has been cancelled as Matthew Luhn can no longer attend the Festival. Story Consultant and Advisor for Disney and Pixar Animation Studios, Bobette Buster will now be giving a talk at the same time and venue called Bobette Buster: The Uses of Wonder: How Animation Takes Us to Worlds We'd Otherwise Never Get To Go.

Thursday, May 22 2014 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM Free, no bookings
Pier 2/3 Bloomberg Stage, Pier 2/3, Hickson Road, Walsh Bay  read more >
Exceptional Television Code: 57  |  Type: Panel   |  Genres: Scriptwriting, Fiction

Are great TV series comparable to the novel?

Thursday, May 22 2014 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM Ticketed: $20/$14
Pier 2/3 Club Stage, Pier 2/3, Hickson Road, Walsh Bay  read more >
 
Friday, May 23 2014
Scott Baker & Steve Worland: Thrilling Writing Code: W26  |  Type: Workshops   |  Genres: Publishing, Crime, Scriptwriting, Craft

Create exciting characters and structure stories that will make your book un-put-down-able!

Friday, May 23 2014 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM Ticketed: $150/$140
State Library of NSW, Jean Garling Room, Level 1, Mitchell Wing, Macquarie Street, Sydney  read more >
Beyond the Block Code: 117  |  Type: Panel   |  Genres: Indigenous, Nonfiction, Current Affairs, Scriptwriting

It’s time to move beyond the serotype when it comes to Indigenous affairs reporting.

Friday, May 23 2014 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM Free, no bookings
Sydney Dance 2, Pier 4/5, Hickson Road, Walsh Bay  read more >
Patrick White Playwrights’ Award and Fellowship Code: 125  |  Type: Special Event   |  Genres: Scriptwriting

Announcement of 2013 Patrick White Playwright’s Award, with play reading.

Friday, May 23 2014 8:00 PM - 10:30 PM Ticketed: $5
Wharf Theatre 2, Pier 4/5, Hickson Road, Walsh Bay  read more >
 
Saturday, May 24 2014
Animated Stories Code: 147  |  Type: Panel   |  Genres: Scriptwriting, New Media, Fiction, Young Adults, Children & Families

The Animal Logic team discuss bringing some of the world’s greatest animation to the screen.

Saturday, May 24 2014 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM Ticketed: $20/$14
Pier 2/3 Club Stage, Pier 2/3, Hickson Road, Walsh Bay  read more >
The Art of War Code: 170  |  Type: Panel   |  Genres: Culture & Heritage, Art, Scriptwriting, Current Affairs

How do you portray the reality of war using images, voice and words?

Saturday, May 24 2014 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM Ticketed: $20/$14
Sydney Theatre at Walsh Bay, 22 Hickson Road, Walsh Bay  read more >
 
Sunday, May 25 2014
Terry Hayes: SWF in The Southern Highlands Code: SR31  |  Type: Conversation   |  Genres: Scriptwriting, Fiction

This event has been cancelled as Terry Hayes can no longer attend. Apologies to ticket holders. Please phone 02 4862 1634 if a refund is required, otherwise the ticket can be used for the new event with David Malouf (same time, same venue). For more event information please see 'David Malouf: SWF in the Southern Highlands'.

Sunday, May 25 2014 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Ticketed: $20
The Bradman Museum Bowral, St Judes Street, Bowral  read more >
Adapt or Die: Small Start, Global Finish Code: 226  |  Type: Panel   |  Genres: Scriptwriting, Fiction

Ross Grayson Bell talks to Graeme Simsion, Ian Collie and Hannah Kent about breaking through the world.

Sunday, May 25 2014 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM Free, no bookings
Wharf Theatre 2, Pier 4/5, Hickson Road, Walsh Bay  read more >