Now in its sixth year, the awards continue to celebrate the very best in screenwriting in UK TV and film, as well as platforming new talent and honouring extraordinary people and contributions to our craft.
The evening begins with a standup act, followed by the awards, then we gather for photos on the red carpet, enjoy celebratory drinks and network with our peers.
Nominations for sixth British Screenwriters' Awards will be announced in January 2020.
Nominations and Winners in 2018
Nominations and Winners in 2017
Nominations and Winners in 2016
Nominations and Winners in 2015
Nominations and Winners in 2014
Nominations and Winners in 2013
The Fucking Awesome Award at the British Screenwriters' Awards at the London Screenwriters' Festival was launched in 2016 to recognise a talent, an achievement or personal contribution to our creative community that might fall outside a traditional 'lifetime achievement award'. The award is reserved for someone who did something, well fucking awesome! The first recipient was screenwriter and director Simon Fitzmaurice. READ MORE
The Fifth British Screenwriters’ Awards was a spectacular and celebratory evening hosted Aiden Goatley. The awards were individually presented by special guests and the ceremony was hosted by the fabulous and Betty Denville. The voice overs for the awards videos were performed by Kat Rose Martin adding an delicious regional accent to the proceedings.
More about the Fitzmaurice Award HERE.
‘Equal', written by Ben Lacey, produced by Isos
'Music to Die For', written by Dee Chilton, produced by Natasha Marburger Productions
‘Francis of Fell End Farm', written by Milethia Thomas, produced by LTBL Productions
‘T-Minus' written by Carolyn Goodyear, produced by Adrian G. De la Pena
‘The Travelers' written by Matt Giannini, produced by Silverbird Productions Ltd
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