David Pope

David Pope

stage 2 script consultant

David Pope is a filmmaker and script consultant working internationally.

He has worked as script consultant on single projects and slates in US, Europe, Middle East. North Africa and Asia including work with Academy Award and BAFTA nominated producers and screenwriters and national film funds. In 2017/18 four feature films and one TV drama for which David provided script consultancy services have been greenlit into production.

He is the annual consultant / moderator for the Rotterdam Lab at CineMart and program director for Stowe Story Labs.

David is the director of advance films with whom he has slate of projects as screenwriter and director. Currently in development with feature film The Belonging and television drama Reconstruction. David recently completed a commission writing the latest draft of the European co-production thriller Tempelhof and has recently been commissioned to write the international co-production psychological thriller Rulin. Directing credits include the award winning feature film Miles from Nowhere.

Previous script and talent development clients include:

BFI, UK Film Council, BBC, BAFTA, National Theatre, British Council, Creative Europe, Cannes Cinefondation, Warp Films, Allfilm, Wajda School, Edinburgh International Film Festival, BFI London Film Festival, Polish Film Institute, Media Business School, Cannes Film Festival, Film London, Lionhead Studios, Xingu Films, Irish Film Board, FAS Screen Training Ireland, Filmbase, MEDIA, Jameson Dublin International Film Festival, New Horizons Studio, Estonian Film Institute, Arts Council Malta, London Film Academy and London University amongst many others.