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Redressing Gender Equality in Writing

Redressing Gender Equality in Writing for Film takes place at the IWC on Tues 22 November.

The day will be addressing the gender imbalance in writing for screen, with a particular focus on film.

Experts will cover:
– writing for film and TV in Ireland
– the under-representation of women in writing and directing film
– the Irish Film Board’s new policy initiative on gender
– adaptation: the creative process
– adaptation: the contract process

And the line-up includes:
David Kavanagh (CEO, Writers’ Guild of Ireland), screenwriters Lauren Mackenzie and Juanita Wilson; writer/director Marian Quinn, and writer/academic Dr. Susan Liddy, as well as London based agent Julian Friedmann.