David Pope is a script consultant and screenwriter working internationally.
He has worked as script consultant on projects from US, Europe, Middle East. North Africa and Asia including work with Academy Award and BAFTA nominated producers and screenwriters and national film funds
Recent consultations include TAKE IT OR LEAVE IT, a national candidate for nomination for Best Foreign Language Academy Award 2019 and TRUTH AND JUSTICE (premiered February 2019). In addition he script consulted on the feature film MAGIC MOUNTAINS (Premiered January 2020) and the drama series IMPERIAL SPY for Fremantle (AMERICAN GODS, DEUTSCHLAND 83). David recently script consulted on THE LOST GIRLS which just completed shooting starring Joely Richardson, Vanessa Redgrave and Iain Glen.
He is the annual consultant / moderator for the Rotterdam Lab at CineMart and co-founder of Stowe Story Labs in the US.
David is a creative consultant on Rawi Screenwriting Lab for Royal Film Commission - Jordan and is a screen specialist in script consultancy working with production companies through the FOCUS scheme, supported by Screen Scotland.
David recently completed an assignment writing the latest draft of feature film TEMPELHOF and an assignment writing the international co-production feature film RULIN. David has a slate of projects in development with advance films.
Previous script development and training clients include:
BFI, Creative England, UK Film Council, BBC, BAFTA, National Theatre, Screen Scotland, British Council, Creative Europe, Cannes Cinefondation, Warp Films, Allfilm, KulturaTV, Polish Film Institute, Cannes Film Festival, Film London, Lionhead Studios, Xingu Films, Irish Film Board, FAS Screen Training Ireland, New Horizons Studio and Estonian Film Institute amongst many others.
Member of WGGB.