Steve Achiepo, Groupe Ouest 2014 Prize

On April 5th 2014, Steve Achiepo was awarded with Groupe Ouest 2014 Prize at the International Scriptwriters Festival at Valence (France). Steve Achiepo is an actor, scriptwriter and director. He will benefit from three residential weeks dedicated to writing in Brignogan (Brittany). He was revealed by gaining the first prize “Cinébanlieue-Talents en court 2012” for his movie En équipe (Together as a team). He just directed his second movie A la source (At the root), produced by Barney production, and he is currently acting in Tout, tout de suite (Everything immediately), a movie by Richard Berry.

“How to develop a script through European script development platforms”

On April 3rd 2014, Le Groupe Ouest presented a masterclass on “How to develop a script through European script development platforms” at the Festival. Antoine Le Bos, director of Le Groupe Ouest, and Olivier Théry-Lapiney, producer at Alcatraz Films were presenting the topic. One of the questions raised was: what do European networks and international script-doctors’ collaborations bring to the scriptwriters?

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