Developing a script for a 10-episode satirical web series

The Samir Kassir Foundation is seeking a script writer to develop the script for a 10-episode short web-series (5-10 min/episode). The purpose of the series is to address the misconceptions, stereotypes, and prejudices surrounding the issue of Syrian refugees in Lebanon, and to carry a reasonable, objective, and factual discourse infused with humor on the matter to a wider audience. 

Individual artists and organizations are invited to submit their proposals by 30 June 2024.


Eligibility criteria:

  • Proven track record in performing, writing or producing satirical shows/content
  • Prior experience in working on social and political content


Proposal sections:

Interested individuals or firms must submit a narrative description that includes a brief synopsis or explanation of the writing approach, and the cost in US Dollars per episode.  

How to apply

Please send the finalized proposals to Samer Abdallah ([email protected]). All proposals must be submitted by email and must have the heading “Script for satirical web series”, to avoid being discarded.

Sunday, 30. Jun 2024
Type of Call
Call for Consultancies
Intervention Sector(s):
Advocacy & Awareness, Communications & Media, Culture, Human Rights & Protection, Refugees
Remuneration range:
> 6000 (USD)
Duration of Contract:
3 months