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North American Film Awards

Final Deadline: 11/17/2018
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Enter Stage Write New!

Final Deadline: 11/19/2018
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Table Read My Screenplay Contest

Final Deadline: 11/28/2018
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Pitch Now Screenplay Competition New!

Final Deadline: 11/30/2018
WSPro Discount: No

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ScreenCraft $30,000 Film Fund

Final Deadline: 12/01/2018
WSPro Discount: No

Circus Road Screenplay Contest

Final Deadline: 12/01/2018
WSPro Discount: No

Barnstorm Fest

Final Deadline: 12/05/2018
WSPro Discount: $10.00

Stage 32 Romantic Comedy Screenwriting Contest New!

Final Deadline: 12/12/2018
WSPro Discount: No

Military Script Showcase

Final Deadline: 12/12/2018
WSPro Discount: No

2019 BlueCat Screenplay Competition

Final Deadline: 12/16/2018
WSPro Discount: No

Phoenix Film Festival Short Screenplay Search

Final Deadline: 12/17/2018
WSPro Discount: No

International Horror and Sci Fi Short Screenplay Competition

Final Deadline: 12/17/2018
WSPro Discount: No

Vail Film Festival Screenwriting Competition

Final Deadline: 12/21/2018
WSPro Discount: No

The WeScreenplay Feature Competition

Final Deadline: 12/21/2018
WSPro Discount: No

Boomtown Film and Music Festival New!

Final Deadline: 12/21/2018
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Breaking Walls Thriller Screenplay Contest

Final Deadline: 12/22/2018
WSPro Discount: $5.00

ScreenCraft Family-Friendly Screenplay Contest

Final Deadline: 12/30/2018
WSPro Discount: No

Oregon Short Film Festival

Final Deadline: 12/31/2018
WSPro Discount: $10.00

First 10 Pages Script Competition

Final Deadline: 01/12/2019
WSPro Discount: No

WriteMovies Winter 2019 Screenwriting Contest

Final Deadline: 01/13/2019
WSPro Discount: No

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ScreenCraft Names Stage Play Quarterfinalists

Updated: 11/16/2018

Quarterfinalists have been selected from among nearly 700 submissions to the inaugural ScreenCraft Stage Play Competition.

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An FBI Agent wakes up with no memories in a post-apocalyptic New York City after an unknown catastrophe has annihilated all life on earth. Second Place, Screenplay Festival, 2018.
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ScreenCraft Names Short Screenplay Contest Winner & Finalists

The Rubicon by Aminah Hughes has been selected as the winner of the 2018 ScreenCraft Short Screenplay contest. [Updated: 11/15/2018]

Write/LA Names Semifinalists

Semifinalists been announced for the 2018 Write/LA Screenwriting Competition. [Updated: 11/14/2018]

AFF Names Screenplay Contest Winners

The Austin Film Festival (AFF) has announced their 2018 Screenplay Contest Winners in all categories. [Updated: 11/13/2018]


Interview with ScreenCraft Fellowship Winner Davia Carter

Davia Carter was named a 2018 ScreenCraft Fellowship Winner on the basis of her TV pilot Double Time Dames, a one-hour drama set in the jazz age that tells the story of a brilliant female trumpeter who sheds her life of abusive men and attempts to start an all-female band as an Italian mob tries to stake their claim in her town. [Updated: 11/13/2018]

Shore Scripts Names Finalists

Shore Scripts has announced their contest finalists. Winners will be named November 30th. [Updated: 11/10/2018]

Poe Contest Names Halloween Contest Winner

The Poe Contest has to announced the winner of its one-day Halloween script contest. "Demon Inside Me," by Brandon Rutherford, captured the $100 cash prize and an automatic advancement to the Poe Contest semifinals. [Updated: 11/10/2018]

ScreenCraft Names Pilot Launch Quarterfinalists

Quarterfinalists have been announced for the 2018 ScreenCraft Pilot Launch TV Writing Competition, selected from about 2,500 submissions. [Updated: 11/09/2018]

Finish Line Script Competition Names Grand Prize Winner

Folklore by Sebastian Magiera has been named the Grand Prize Winner of the 2018 Finish Line Script Competition. Set in 18th century colonial America, the script is about a Spanish priest and a cursed enchantress who band together to prevent malevolent supernatural forces from destroying the lives of helpless villagers. [Updated: 11/09/2018]

Short Scripts Names Semifinalists

Shore Scripts has announced the semifinalists in their Feature, TV Pilot and Short Categories. Winners will be announced November 10th. [Updated: 11/06/2018]


Interview with ScreenCraft Fellowship Winner Georgina Love

Georgina Love was named a 2018 ScreenCraft Fellowship Winner for her sci-fi feature Pig, which follows an experimental scientist as he raises a sentient pig as a mirror image of his terminally ill son. When the pig learns his "father's" plans have a sinister bent, he fights to resist the inevitable. [Updated: 11/05/2018]

Roadmap Writers Names JumpStart Finalists

Roadmap Writers has announced the Top 10 Pilot and Feature Finalists for their 2018 JumpStart Writing Competition. [Updated: 11/05/2018]

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Curious Buddies

It's not your mother's buddy movie. It’s a combo meal. It’s a little bit of Lethal Weapon, Die Hard, The Social Network with a side of Taken. Experienced FBI Agent hires and befriends an internet entrepreneur to help rescue a six year old girl taken hostage in a fall out shelter by a ruthless psychopath. Winner LA film fest Best scene 2017.
Author: Janet Caulfield
Genre: Drama,Thriller,Action-Adventure

Cirque D' Etoiles

*** Russian astronaut, thrown out of the space program, hijacks a space taxi going to the International Space Station. An intergalactic, time warp, adventure to the future.
Author: janet caulfield
Genre: Thriller,Action-Adventure,Sci-Fi

Lotus Operandi

This one is pure Fun.!It's a genre buster, LA LA Land meets James Bond, meets All That Jazz and Cabaret! Asian American Black Belt goes undercover for the CIA, to help track down terrorists. Oh, and did I mention she’s the Lead in a Broadway Musical? This is very musical, but there’s a lot of action! This one is getting a lot of attention right now! The main Characters reside in New York, they are part of an international terrorist group.
Author: Janet Caulfield
Genre: Drama,Romantic Comedy,Thriller

The Unemployment Line

A disgruntled Manager at the Unemployment office is having a really bad day. First there's the dirty Geese, then the slobs in the parking lot...and to top it off? One of his employee's is feeding them! It's a comedy expressso. A bold blend of "The Office and Seinfield with a shot of "How I met Your Mother."
Author: janet caulfield
Genre: Comedy

Noctume's Rainbow

Kids and their dogs, find the rainbow bridge in a snowstorm. They teleport, fly, zoom through tunnels, and levitate, around this heaven-like universe.They have a lot of fun, but get a few surprises along the way, from messages, and musical communication with angels and a run in with a demon. They meet up with their recently departed Grandfather, and his dog, who helps them return home.
Author: janet caulfield
Genre: Fantasy,Supernatural,Animation

A Risk Of Exposure

When a Russian ballet teacher tries to smuggle film evidence of Stalin's crimes into the U.S, she finds a surprising ally and the KGB in pursuit.
Author: Pamela Hunt
Genre: Drama,Thriller,Historical

At The Sound Of The Tone

When her phone messages include a murder confession, a naive architect turns to an Apache detective with a troubled past. Can they find the caller before it's too late?
Author: Pamela Hunt
Genre: Drama,Thriller

Antidote Man

Aliens abduct humans as test subjects for mutant diseases to exterminate mankind - one man survives escapes with antidotes and superpowers.
Author: Jamie Sutliff
Genre: Thriller,Sci-Fi


A young man sets out to learn about music and his life in the 1950’s. He uses his guitar to navigate the road to fame and the bad circumstances which befall him.
Genre: Drama,Action-Adventure,Historical

The Land Of Opportunity

A second generation immigrant seeks opportunity in a jewel “heist”. His family is involved in both the “job” and in furthering his “education”.
Genre: Drama,Thriller,Action-Adventure

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