Film and television writers Fiona Samuel and Kathyrn Burnett have been at the Spada conference this week sharing their secrets on writing female characters. Fiona lets Simon Morris in some common pitfalls.
Writer Fiona Samuel has been creating original drama since she graduated from the New Zealand Drama School at the age of 20. As a writer and director, playwright and actor, she has worked in television, radio, film and theatre and has created award-winning dramas in all these fields. Her recent trifecta of female-driven dramas has won multiple awards, high ratings and audience acclaim. Fiona currently has two feature films in development, Jerusalem and A Handful of Days.