Talent Connector FAQs

FAQs relating to Talent Connector, our free talent promotion programme.

Who will read my script if I send it to you? Why should Industrial Scripts decide which scripts connect with the powers-that-be? What qualifies you to do this?
There are 5 script consultants involved with Industrial Scripts, and your work will always be assessed by one of them – we don’t farm work out to other ass...
Wed, 23 Aug, 2017 at 5:41 AM
I qualified for Talent Connector. Can I go around town leveraging myself off both the Industrial Scripts and Talent Connector names?
Here is what you may and may not do in this regard. You may privately, via email for example, mention that you qualified for our Talent Connector service b...
Wed, 23 Aug, 2017 at 5:41 AM
So, if you think my script is good enough and I use one of your selected feedback services, Talent Connector is free? What’s the hidden catch?
There is no hidden catch. If any of the people we send your script to show an interest in your work, then any future contact will be entirely between you a...
Wed, 23 Aug, 2017 at 5:41 AM
My project was marketed through Talent Connector but no-one requested my script, why is that?
Although it is unlikely that your work would be requested by no-one on the back of our recommendation, Industrial Scripts’ Talent Connector offers no guara...
Wed, 23 Aug, 2017 at 5:42 AM
My script was championed via Talent Connector, a producer asked to see my script, but then I never heard anything more…what should I do?
That is between the producer and yourself. Talent Connector is a connection service, not an agency. If your script was requested by a producer and you didn...
Wed, 23 Aug, 2017 at 5:42 AM
I am a bona fide producer/executive/agent/director and wish to receive monthly updates and access qualifying projects, how do I go about this?
Simply visit this page and complete the relevant form, and you’ll begin receiving the once-a-month notification informing you of new, exciting scripts and ...
Wed, 23 Aug, 2017 at 5:42 AM
If my project qualifies, how hands-on and involved can I be in the process? Can I ask you lots of questions and generally drag out the process?
Unfortunately not. Due to our consultants’ heavy workloads and the fact that Talent Connector generates no revenue for the company we do not allow clients ...
Wed, 23 Aug, 2017 at 5:43 AM
My project is set in the USA (or another foreign country), will this affect the rating my project receives? Also am I right in thinking my project’s details will only be circulated to UK agents/execs/producers?
Firstly your project’s rating will not be affected in any way by its geography or locale. Where your story is set is irrelevant to the rating we will give ...
Wed, 23 Aug, 2017 at 5:44 AM
Is there a start and/or end date for the programme? And for how many months will my project be included on the once-a-month mailout to the industry?
The programme is constantly open for submissions. There is no end date for the programme – it is continuously open to applications, and runs all year ro...
Thu, 7 Feb, 2019 at 5:53 AM
I qualified for Talent Connector initially, but then decided I would rather not be included now, but rather develop my script further, and then re-submit it to IS in the hope of getting a higher grading, like a Consider or even a Recommend…
Yes, possibly, yes and yes. For obvious reasons, we charge for every read we do, whether it’s a re-submission or an initial submission, whether you’re a ne...
Wed, 23 Aug, 2017 at 5:45 AM