Good ideas need Good develpment!


Ambitious European screenwriters and directors, who are keen on developing their short stories with few of best international tutors, are invited to participate in short screenplay developing workshops “Too short to die”.

The combination of intensive residential session in Lithuania (September 27th – October 3rd) and online session will result in developed script along with knowledge and skills.

Workshops “Too Short to Die”, organized for the 3rd time, focus on developing combined analytic and creative capabilities of writing a powerful screenplay for a short film with a strong impact on international audiences from an idea to a final draft. Training programme aims to teach writers to convey ideas and feelings in structured, consistent and efficient story.

For the purpose of achieving ultimate results “Too short to die” is guided by few of the best international advisers: experienced development consultant and script editor who works for a broad range of international, award-winning clients, lecturer and a voting member of BAFTA, Angeli Macfarlane and one of the leading screenwriters in Poland, a tutor, author of the book “An Imperfect Reflection”, a president of Polish Screenwriters Guild and Member of European Film Academy, Maciej Karpinski.

“Too short to die” workshops include 2 sessions. First session is residential and takes place at peaceful and inspiring resort Anyksciai from September 27th to October 3rd. During second session (November 2nd to 8th) participants and tutors will meet online.

Applications are now open for “Too short to die”. Full details of the workshop and application are available at our website: Feel free to spread the word and contact us by e-mail with any queries: