• Women Outnumber Men in Academy's Nicholl Fellowship Winners for Screenwriting

    2 monthes ago - By The Wrap

    The Academy awarded five screenwriters, three individuals and one screenwriting duo, with the 2018 Nicholl Fellowship in Screenwriting competition. And in a welcome change in the year of TimesUp, three of the five are women.
    The fellows will each receive a $35,000 prize, and for the sixth consecutive year, an ensemble of actors will read selected scenes from the winning scripts in a presentation on November 8 at the Samuel Goldwyn Theater.
    Here's the list of 2018 winners:
    Allison Buckmelter and Nicolas Buckmelter , “American Refugee”
    Joey Clarke, Jr. , “Miles”
    Grace Sherman , “Numbers and...
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  • Nicholl Fellowship Screenwriter 2018 Winners Unveiled

    2 monthes ago - By Deadline

    Three individuals and one writing team have been named winners of the 2018 Academy Nicholl Fellowships in Screenwriting competition. The fellows will each receive a $35,000 prize, the first installment of which will be distributed at the Academy Nicholl Fellowships in Screenwriting Awards Presentation & Live Read at Beverly Hills' Samuel Goldwyn Theater on Thursday, November 8.
    The 2018 winners are :
    Allison Buckmelter and Nicolas...
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