Veteran screenwriter Bill Boyle has been involved in the film industry in both Canada and the U.S. for over 25 years as a writer, director, agent, producer, story editor, and mentor.
Bill has had four screenplays produced with two more presently under option. Additional information on the films can be found at www.allthatsky.ca. or at www.imdb.com
He presently teaches screenwriting at UCLA Extensions as well as at various universities throughout Canada and the United States.
Bill Boyle’s feature screenplays have received multiple awards and recognition including: • Palm Springs Film Festival Critics Choice • Atlantic City Film Festival Audience Choice • Toronto Reel World Festival Best Canadian Feature • ACTRA nomination for Best Dramatic Writer • Canadian Film Awards Finalist • Recipient of the Harold Greenberg Fund • Chicago Film Festival Special Jury Nomination.
Mr. Boyle is also a former agent/manager and has represented and negotiated hundreds of contracts on behalf of his writers, directors and actors.
He now devotes a significant amount of his time sharing his experience mentoring younger screenwriters and has lectured throughout Canada and the United States: The Scriptwriter’s Network, Los Angeles • University of Alberta • The University of Saskatchewan • National Screen Institute, Winnipeg • San Antonio Screenwriters ● The University of Regina • ● New Orleans Screenwriters ● The University of Victoria • The Vancouver Film School • Praxis Screenwriting Center, Simon Fraser University • Riverside Community College • 2008 and 2009 Screenwriters Expo. ● The Los Angeles Filmmakers Alliance.
Mr. Boyle also served for three years as SaskFilm’s “Screenwriter in Residence”.