Masterclass: Hayley McKenzie

Creating Compelling Television Drama Series

11/11 | MONDAY | 16:00 | KIC Hall
Preradovićeva 5
open to public

In this masterclass Hayley McKenzie will explain the fundamental differences between storytelling in feature films and TV drama series. You will learn how to create a story engine for your idea and how to structure stories over many episodes. The masterclass will also explore which genres work best for television storytelling and how to create complex characters that will keep generating stories for many seasons.


Founder and director of the company Script Angel that offers professional assistance in developing programs for scriptwriters. Today one of the leading companies in finding and developing writing talents across the globe. As former head of development at ITV Studios, Hayley has over 20 years of experience in feature film and dramatic series script development, including ones for the BBC, ITV or Channel 4. As an internationally acclaimed lecturer, she often takes part in events at festivals such as Cannes Film Festival, Story Expo LA, Raindance Film Festival, and others.