The Stream – A Feature Comedy Detailed Event

Event Date: Saturday, September 13, 2014 || Speakers: Colin Costello & CJ Diehl  || Check-in: 12:30 pm ||

We will take a detailed look at a low budget film and how it grew from a script to a feature film, including the aftermath of this project and the writer.


**The deadline has passed and REGISTRATION is now CLOSED for this event. Please view our calendar for upcoming events.

Check-in begins at 12:30 pm.
Event starts at 1:00 pm. 

No Refunds. No Credits.

costellocollinFormer Chicago Screenwriters Network President, Colin Costello is a WGA working screenwriter based in LA. His most recent feature is the 2013 family comedy, The Stream, starring Rainn Wilson, Kelly Rutherford and Christopher Gorham. The Washington Post called it, “…a family-friendly Stand By Me.”

It’s at 98% on Rotten Tomatoes and the Rainn Wilson starrer was just released on DVD and digital download on 8/26. The film has also gone international.

He also has a new educational series beginning on PBS and National Geographic Kids this fall called, “Moochie Kalala Detective Club.

In 2013, Colin experienced much success on the festival circuit with a Superman-inspired short film that he co-penned, Little Man of Steel, starring former America’s Next Top Model contestant, Kimberly Leemans and horror short, Realitory: Welcome to the Machine

Currently, Colin is penning a raunchy R-rated comedy for D’veloping Pictures, has an animated Superman film in pre-production and just signed with Vol. Unlimited Entertainment for representation.

For more info,      

Last minute addition of Speaker: (waiting on information)

CJ Diehl


Join us on the Second Saturday every month at:

Creative Studios
5723 Auckland Ave.
North Hollywood, CA 91601

Creative Studios Facebook page 

As this is a professional event, we ask that you please arrive prior to the event start time.

Meeting Timeframe: 1:00 pm to approximately 3:00 pm


Free Parking!

Please remember to bring a picture ID and your SWN Membership Card!

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