Navigating a Career Path as a Screenwriter Masterclass

We are so excited to have Screenwriter, Poet and Novelist Luke Davies hosting an upcoming JMC Exclusive Masterclass!


Luke Davies is a poet, novelist and screenwriter, best known for his films Lion (2016 - Dev Patel, Nicole Kidman - won BAFTA Award for Best Adapted Screenplay), Candy (2006 - Heath Ledger), Life (2015 - Robert Pattinson), and Beautiful Boy (2018 - Steve Carrel - co-produced by Brad Pitt) -  along with with his miniseries Catch-22 (2019 - George Clooney).

Davies will take our students through his award-winning career from his start as a late teen in the industry much like the creative students of today and through his hurdles and good moves that brought him to success. 

Luke will get into the nitty gritty topic; how will the industry look like in the near future and what attributes content creators will need to survive and thrive. Hear how to choose and develop relationships with the right people in the industry and the essential takeaway tips for students considering the path of screenwriting. A Q+A will follow moderated by screenwriting lecturer Karel Segers, so bring any must answered queries to this exclusive Masterclass!

WHO: Luke Davies

DATE: 21st May

TIME: 2pm - 3:30pm

All students will be sent access links and passwords to their student emails!