Getting to the Heart Of It – Writing Great Characters
Panel: Getting to the Heart Of It – Writing Great Characters
What is the secret to being able to write believable characters that come alive on screen? Join our panel of accomplished tv and film writers and storytellers as they unpack the skills required to create compelling characters for the screen.
Gold Coast Film Festival REELLIFE panels are designed for screen industry professionals and screen students to extend their knowledge and networks. Whether you are a film or TV professional, emerging practitioner, screen student or even a film fan curious about filmmaking, you’ll find a REELLIFE session that will broaden your knowledge, answer your questions, develop your skills or make valuable connections.
Emma Jensen (Writer)
Steph Dower (Writer/Producer)
Stephen Lance (Writer/Director/Producer)
Chantelle Murray (Writer/Director/Producer)
Can’t make it in person? REELLIFE panel sessions are also available to view online via the GoldCoast Film Festival’s digital platform:
Saturday 24th April
10.30am – 12.00pm: Film Business – Building Your Film Company For Success
1.00pm – 2.00pm: MicroSeries – Content Creation for the Web and Beyond
2.30pm – 3.30pm: Getting to the Heart Of It – Writing Great Characters
4.00pm – 5.00pm: Sucker for Love – The Art of the Rom Com
Saturday 24 April, 2.30pm – 3.30pm – Theatre 2, HOTA Home of the Arts
Free, bookings required
Livestream viewing: Saturday 24 April, 2.30pm – 3.30pm
Digital pass $10, includes all REELLIFE Screen Industry Panels on Saturday 24 April.
Live-streamed events hosted by Course Rebel. Create your online account and purchase your digital pass through the link below.