IRIS & WIFT Accepting Submissions for Writers Lab

(released 3/3/2016)

IRIS and New York Women in Film & TV present The Writers Lab. The lab is for women screenwriters over 40 and is now taking submissions till April. The retreat will be a four day intensive of one-on-one and panels with female filmmakers. Developing the 12 selected submissions is the goal of the lab. Funded by Academy Award winner Meryl Streep and presented in part by the Writers Guild of America, East, the retreat will be held in September 2016.

Entry fees increase closer to deadline with the greatest discount going to Women in Film members from any geographical location with a letter of membership from your chapter board.

To read the application process and details about the planned developmental opportunities, go to:

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