Philippa Burne is a screenwriter, novelist and arts writer. During nine years in Europe, she wrote television drama in Croatia, Poland, Slovakia, Holland, and also in the USA. Most recently she co-wrote an Icelandic feature-length romcom. She also wrote Neighbours for many, many years. She has published short fiction and one novel, 'Fishnets'; written travel blogs for US-based viator.com; and published on the London-based arts website The Flaneur, including a series 'Travels by Film'. She has an MFA in Creative Writing from Kingston University London and currently teaches screenwriting at the VCA (University of Melbourne).