Monday, January 01, 2007
The National Film Development Corporation, Mumbai (NFDC) will
conduct a workshop in Mumbai on developing commercial ideas for
movies for the international market with London's leading Literary,
Film and Television Agents, Julian Friedmann, from January
Mr. Julian Friedmann is Joint Managing Director of Blake
Friedmann Literary Agency in London, which represents 200 writers
worldwide. He teaches at film schools and universities around the
world, concentrating on aspects of scriptwriting such as developing
commercially successful ideas and marketing them.
The programme will comprise of - a two day Master class on the
Business of Script Writing, followed by a two day Master class on
developing ideas and successful pitching and a one day session on
"Adaptation" - taking a story from the newspapers or a novel and
turning it into a screenplay.