Stephen Cleary 2-Day Script Development Workshop Application

Thank you for your interest in the Stephen Cleary 2-Day Script Development Workshop in February 2020 in Sydney and Melbourne.

This workshop will assist more experienced producers to work successfully locally and internationally using creative best practice. It will also help broaden technical development skills and technique and provide greater understanding of development opportunities.

The workshop costs $395 per Dame Changer member and is limited to 12 participants per workshop.

The application form starts below.

Questions? Please email [email protected].

Stephen Cleary

Stephen Cleary, AFTRS

Workshop topics include: 

  • how to make a technical analysis of a story

  • working with creative individuals

  • how to intervene in order to have a constructive effect

  • how to define and respect boundaries

  • quick fundamental questions to ask about story structure

  • feature film vs TV drama development

  • and the particular problems of adaptation.

Additional information:

Tea, coffee and refreshments will be available but, in order to keep costs down, lunch will not be provided.  Participants can BYO or go to nearby outlets to purchase food.

You will need to include the following information with your workshop application:

  • CV

  • project synopsis, key creative team, funding received to date (if applicable)

  • first 10 pages of a 2nd or 3rd draft feature film or TV drama script, including cover page

  • and brief outline of the challenges you are facing with the development of the script and what you hope to achieve in the course of this workshop.

Stephen Cleary Workshop Application 2020

  • 1 - Application Details

    Please provide your contact details.
  • Please select the workshop you are applying to attend. Please note: You must be able to commit to attending both workshop days in your selected location.
  • 2 - Upload CV

    Upload your current CV.
  • Drop files here or
    Accepted file types: pdf.
  • 3 - Project Synopsis

    Provide a synopsis of the project you are working on.
  • 4 - Key Creative Team

    Include details of the project creative team.
  • 5 - Funding Received to Date

    Outline details of project funding received to date.
  • 6 - Script Sample

    First 10 pages of a 2nd or 3rd draft script, including cover page.
  • Drop files here or
    Accepted file types: pdf.
  • 7 - Current Challenges

    Please outline the current challenges you are facing with this script.
  • 8 - Workshop Outcomes

    Please outline what you hope to achieve during this course.
  • Thank you for your application!