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Sundance Picks 12 Projects for 2014 January Screenwriters Lab

It's a big deal to get chosen for the Sundance Institute Screenwriters Lab, which has long been run by Michelle Satter, who founded the Feature Film Program back in 1981. As usual, the immersive, five-day writers’ workshop takes place at the Sundance Resort in Utah in January (January 10-15, 2014), where 12 projects from Sundance's international screenwriting fellows, selected from the United States, Latin America, Europe, and China, will get support from veteran writers on their feature film scripts.
  • By Anne Thompson
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  • December 17, 2013 2:29 PM
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Sundance Institute Selects Six Projects for the 2013 Rawi Screenwriters Lab in Jordan

Screenwriting fellows for the ninth edition of the Rawi Screenwriters Lab, running November 1-5, were announced today by the Royal Film Commission-Jordan and Sundance Institute. The Lab was created to support emerging filmmakers around the world. Former Rawi Fellows include Cherien Dabis ("Amreeka"), Mohammed Al Daradji ("Son of Babylon"), Sally El Hosaini ("My Brother The Devil") and Haifaa Al Mansour ("Wadjda").
  • By Beth Hanna
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  • November 1, 2013 2:17 PM
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Sundance Lab Fellows Logan Kibens and Sharon Greene Debut 'Operator' in Screenplay Reading Series

Writer-director Logan Kibens and co-writer Sharon Greene debuted "Operator" Monday evening at the Ivy Substation in Culver City as part of the Sundance Institute Screenplay Reading Series. "Operator," a tech-savvy (and tech-wary) relationship comedy, was selected for the highly selective Sundance Screenwriting Labs in January.
  • By Beth Hanna
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  • May 17, 2012 10:53 AM
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