All In! Young Writers Festival 2018

We are 10 years old!

All In! Young Writers Festival is an annual gathering for aspiring writers between the ages of 13 and 25. The festival brings together a wide array of writing mentors and industry professionals in publishing, broadcasting, blogging, creative writing, screenwriting and journalism, among others, to meet, mingle and share their expertise with today’s young writers.

16–18 March 2018
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PROGRAMME:

Seminars and Panel Discussions
Workshops
Fringe Performances
Writing Competitions
Film Screenings

The Festival reaches out to students from secondary schools, junior colleges, ITE, polytechnics, and universities, who have strong interests in the varied fields of writing. 

Programme Line Up

Seasoned journalists Steven Chia, Dawn Tan and Timothy Go at the panel session on broadcast journalism. (photo by Ben Chia) Seasoned journalists Steven Chia, Dawn Tan and Timothy Go at the panel session on broadcast journalism. (photo by Ben Chia)

ALL IN FRINGE: LUNCHTIME ACTIVITIES

All In! presents a roster of fringe performances as a showcase of the Festival’s growing community of  young writers and content creators.

Film Screenings / Performances
Book Launches / Micro-Talks
Games and more!

All In! is an inclusive festival that provides a platform for content created by all youths. (photo by Ben Chia) All In! is an inclusive festival that provides a platform for content created by all youths. (photo by Ben Chia)

55-WORD FICTION COMPETITION

It’s back! And it’s still exactly how it sounds like. Post your 55-word stories on our Facebook wall, get your friends to like it, and win prizes, including a 1-day pass to All In! 2018.

10 WORD STORY SENTENCE

Craft thought-provoking stories using just 10 words, and get yourself a free ticket to the Festival in 2018!

Find Out More!

All In! collaborated with AIESEC Singapore in bringing a narrative exhibition of Singaporean students who went overseas for internship and community extension work. (photo by Ben Chia) All In! collaborated with AIESEC Singapore in bringing a narrative exhibition of Singaporean students who went overseas for internship and community extension work. (photo by Ben Chia)

ALL iN! PUBLICATIONS

Discover how you can be part of All In!’s roster of publications by joining our writing competitions and calls for submissions. 

      

Guidelines

All In! is a vibrant mix of interactive sessions and panel discussions, workshops and fringe activities to spur the writer in you. (photo by Ben Chia) All In! is a vibrant mix of interactive sessions and panel discussions, workshops and fringe activities to spur the writer in you. (photo by Ben Chia)

ALL IN! Young Short Filmmakers Exhibition

Now on its second year, All In! is featuring short films written and produced by 13-25 year olds, in this special screening and panel discussion. 
Get a glimpse of the films here!

Guidelines

All In! holds masterclasses and workshops to further develop writing skills and strengthen key competencies in developing effective stories. All In! holds masterclasses and workshops to further develop writing skills and strengthen key competencies in developing effective stories.

ALL IN! book swap x barterli

All In! Young Writers Festival is partnering with Barterli for a one-of-a-kind book swap. Bring a book - old or new - that you'd like to swap for other titles, to All In! 2018. All books that will be left after the 3-day event will then be donated to less fortunate teens and young adults overseas.

Give the gift of reading to someone who needs your book! Join the All In! Book Swap, supported by Barterli!

All In! caught multi-awarded director/producers Jason Chan and Christian Lee to talk about the rigors and laurels of the film industry in and around Singapore. (photo by Ben Chia) All In! caught multi-awarded director/producers Jason Chan and Christian Lee to talk about the rigors and laurels of the film industry in and around Singapore. (photo by Ben Chia)

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