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[ecrea] FSRN Screenwriting Research Network Conference 2018

Wed Feb 21 17:45:44 GMT 2018

Please find below some general information on the SRN Conference 2018 – /Writing for Cinema, Writing for Television/:

1.The Conference will take place at Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Largo Fra Agostino Gemelli 1, 20123 Milan, from September 13^th   to 15^th  , 2018 (9am – around 6pm).

2.The main building of the University, in Largo Gemelli, is just a 5 minutes walk from Sant’Ambrogio Metro station and 10 minutes walk from Cadorna Metro station. Getting around the city by public transportation is very easy and comfortable.

3.Registration is now open (since February 15^th ), with early bird rate until March 31^st  and the possibility to book seats for the September 14^th  social dinner. We strongly encourage to register as soon as possible: the rates after March 31^st  increase significantly. You will find the link to register on the Conference web page: <>

4.On Wednesday September 12^th , in the afternoon, *a pre-conference workshop for Ph.D students* will take place. It will be an occasion to present their works and the opportunities of practice-based screenwriting PhD. For more details, and for the open call to participate, we will provide updated information in the internet site of the conference before the end of February.

5.Also, we are planning to dedicate a specific panel with some special speakers/guests to *screenwriting for animation*: more details soon.

6.Please, note: Milan will be hosting the fashion week from September 19, but accommodation can be tight also for the previous days as well as prices could increase. For this reason, we recommend to book your hotel as soon as you can.

/Keynote speakers/
Last, but not least, we are very happy (and very proud) to announce our confirmed keynote speakers (more details about their bios and publications on the dedicated page on the site of the conference):

*Eleonora Andreatta*, Director of Rai Fiction (the area of Tv drama and Tv series of the Italian public broadcaster Rai: 500 hours per year of Tv series)

*Paolo Braga*, Ph.D., assistant professor at Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, where he teaches Writing for Cinema and Television; member of the board of the Master in International Screenwriting and Production at UCSC.

*Warren Buckland,* Reader in Film Studies at Oxford Brookes University.

*Daniele Cesarano*, Head of Drama RTI-Mediaset group, and screenwriter (/Romanzo criminale/Crime Novel/, /Suburra/).**

*Luisa Cotta Ramosino*, Ph.D., creative producer (/Medici, Masters of Florence/) and screenwriter (/Un passo dal cielo/, /Distretto di polizia/).

*Neil Landau, *Director of the MFA Writing for Television Program at UCLA School of Theater, Film & Television, and screenwriter (/Tad: The Lost Explorer/ , /Capture the Flag/, /Sheep & Wolves/).


For any question or enquiry regarding payments, accommodations, etc.

(Formazione.permanente-mi /at/ <mailto:(Formazione.permanente-mi /at/>
Phone (+39) 02  7234.5834  (or 7234. 5701)

For any question or enquiry regarding the academic program:
(srnconference2018 /at/ <mailto:(srnconference2018 /at/>
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