Diversity Has released a list of 10 screenwriters to watch this year. Conversations with dignitaries will be held at the Mill Valley Film Festival on 17 October. The magazine will honor Italian Helmer-author Paolo Sorrentino (“Hand of God”) with the Creative Impact in Screenwriting Award.
The annual viewing program from 10 celebrates groundbreaking screenwriters, actors, directors, comics, animators, producers and cinematographers. Some screenwriters are being honored for films that have already premiered and received critical acclaim, such as “King Richard, “Like others,”Tick, tick… boom!, “Be highly anticipated. The production schedule or release dates of at least half of the selected films were changed by the epidemic.
There are eight singles honorees and two pairs in the 2021 10 Screenwriters watch class. Interviews of those being honored in 2021 will be shown in the October issue of Variety.
After practically happening in 2020, 10 screenwriters will be celebrating in person in Mill Valley this year. The event will also feature a panel discussion with dignitaries on the evening of October 17th DiversityIts Malina Saval.
The Mill Valley Film Festival, founded in 1977, hosted 10 screenings for 2019 and 2020. For the past seven years, the show has hosted the Whistler Film Festival.
Last year’s list included Andy Sayra (“Palm Springs”) and Emma Seligman (“Shiva Baby”), while previous years have now seen acclaimed screenwriters such as Charlie Kaufman (“Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind”), Jennifer Lee (“Frozen”). “) And Julian Fellow (” Gosford Park, “” Downton Abbey “).
DiversityThe 2021 class of 10 screenwriters to watch is listed below.
Jeremy and Harris, “Jola”
Jack Bailin, “King Richard”
Camilla Blackett, “Queen”
Akela Cooper, “Malignant”
Randy McKinnon, “A Young Black Chef’s Note”
Steven Levenson, “Tick, tick … boom!”
Julia Cox, “Nayad”
Ron Mail and Russell Mail, “Annette”
Jessica Knoll, “The luckiest girl alive”
Mikey Day and Streeter Siddle, “Home Sweet Home Alone”