SWA supports ActFest 2019

SW-19The Screenwriters Association is proud to support India’s first acting festival – ActFest 2019. It is also the world’s first exclusive festival for the actors, by the actors which consists of workshops, panel discussions, lectures and more for aspiring and professional actors and acting enthusiasts.

The festival will be held on February 15 and 16, 2019 in Mumbai, India. With 60 industry speakers, 1500 expected participants and 10 panel discussions; ActFest is organized by Star India, CINTAA (Cine and TV Artistes’ Association) and the 48 Hour Film Project (48HFP), India.

The festival is spread over six different venues of Shree Vile Parle Kelavani Mandal (SVKM), Vile Parle (W), Mumbai. The venues are Mukesh Patel auditorium, Juhu Jagriti hall, Seminar hall, Santokba hall, Santokba Foyer and Bhaidas Foyer area. All these venues are located at Mithibai and NM Colleges, within walking distance of each other.

Writer-director-editor and SWA’s Honorary General Secretary  Sunil Salgia, screenwriter-television producer and SWA’s ex-General Secretary Zama Habib, screenwriter and ex-EC member Sanjay Chouhan, and writer-director and SWA’s EC member Abhijeet Deshpande will represent SWA for a special panel discussion, during this event. Here are the details: 

Panel Discussion: “Pen to Performance”

Panellists: Sunil Salgia, Zama Habib, Sanjay Chouhan, Abhijeet Deshpande, Naved Aslam, Mayur Puri | Moderator: Amole Gupte

Date: February 15, 2019 Time: 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM Venue: Seminar Hall, First Floor, Mithibai College

Know more about ActFest 2019 at the festival website: https://actfest.in/ 


WIN A COMPLIMENTARY PASS TO ACTFEST 2019!

Here’s a chance to win a complimentary pass to ActFest 2019. You just have to:  

Define the relationship between an actor and a screenwriter, in one line. 

Tweet as many responses to @swaindiaorg and tag @act_fest

The most creative responses, picked by SWA’s Events Sub-committee, will be offered a complimentary pass to ActFest 2019. Hurry, limited spots available (open to SWA members and non-members)!