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Realness African Screenwriters Residency Incubator Program 2022

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Realness Institute announces call for residency for 2022 screenwriters

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The Screenwriters Association announces the second annual SWA Awards in association with Final Draft on February 27, 2022

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Sundance invites MFA candidates Yuan Yuan and Hasan Hadi to Screenwriters Lab 2022

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The Writers Lab for Women Screenwriters 40+ lands in Europe

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The Writers Lab for female screenwriters with over 40 launches in Europe

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Possibility of record for female screenwriters at the Oscars: “CODA” and “Passing”

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Netflix Tops USC Scripter Nominees With Three Female Writers, ‘Dune’ Gets Needed Boost

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Netflix partners with Realness Institute to train African screenwriters

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