How To Apply
round of Mosalsalat Screenwriters Lab will take place online between October
11th & October 13th, 2021. Deadline for submissions: Thursday, July 15th,
2021 by midnight – Jordan’s time.
- Only Arab screenwriters,
regardless of their country of residence, are eligible to apply.
screenwriters, co-writers or writers/directors can apply.
- The project must be the
applicant’s original creation or adapted from optioned source material.
- Mosalsalat Screenwriters Lab
Alumni are not eligible to apply.
participate, please submit a complete filled out online application form.
Participation fees: Free
main application requirements are: (all to be submitted through the form)
- Series logline: one to
two sentences describing the project (max 75 words).
- Series overview: covering
at least 6 episodes between 24 and 59 minutes each (max 500 words).
- Filmmaker's statement:
description of your vision and creative approach of the project and why you
want to tell this story (max 500 words).
- Thematic statement: one
to two sentences expressing the theme of the project (max 250 words).
- Visual approach: The
visual language which you will use to communicate with the audience, setting
the mood and ambience of the project. This could include, and is not limited
to: Space, Framing, Sound and Music, Lenses, Positions and Motions of the
Camera, Lighting and Color, Props, Wardrobes, and Locations (PDF Format), optional.
- Pilot synopsis: a brief
summary of your pilot episode’s plot, the main characters, key story points,
including the ending (max 500 words).
- Work samples: online
links of your previous works: short or feature documentary or narrative or
experimental film or TV series or commercials or other or works; you don’t have
to be the main writer or director. All previous works submitted must have
- Updated CV.
- Biography: in paragraph
format and not CV or filmography (max 350 words). Screenwriter’s biography.
- Pilot script (optional).
more information about the application, please visit Mosalsalat FAQ or
contact us at: MSL@film.jo