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New Media Scripts Competition

Final Deadline: 04/25/2017
WSPro Discount: $10.00

Stage 32 Fantasy & Sci-Fi Screenwriting Contest New!

Final Deadline: 04/28/2017
WSPro Discount: $5.00

MovieBytes writers give the PAGE Awards rave reviews! Find out why... Enter today at: pageawards.com

Shore Scripts - Short Film Fund New!

Final Deadline: 04/30/2017
WSPro Discount: No

Maine Film Initiative New!

Final Deadline: 04/30/2017
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Submit to Big Break 2017 today! Accepting feature film scripts and original TV pilots!

StoryPros Awards Contest

Final Deadline: 04/30/2017
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Artists Alliance Short Screenplay Contest

Final Deadline: 05/01/2017
WSPro Discount: $5.00

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Too Short to Die Short Screenplay Competition

Final Deadline: 05/01/2017
WSPro Discount: No

Academy Nicholl Fellowships in Screenwriting

Final Deadline: 05/01/2017
WSPro Discount: No

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Scriptapalooza Features & Shorts

Final Deadline: 05/01/2017
WSPro Discount: No

Creative World Awards

Final Deadline: 05/04/2017
WSPro Discount: $5.00

The Indie Gathering's Screenwriter Contest

Final Deadline: 05/08/2017
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Austin Film Festival Playwriting Competition New!

Final Deadline: 05/10/2017
WSPro Discount: No

True Story Screenplay Competition

Final Deadline: 05/14/2017
WSPro Discount: No

WriteMovies Spring 2017 Screenwriting Competition

Final Deadline: 05/14/2017
WSPro Discount: No

Austin Film Festival Screenplay Competition

Final Deadline: 05/15/2017
WSPro Discount: No

International Family and Faith Film Festival Screenwriting Competition

Final Deadline: 05/16/2017
WSPro Discount: No

2017 PAGE International Screenwriting Awards

Final Deadline: 05/17/2017
WSPro Discount: No

ScreenCraft Comedy Screenplay Contest

Final Deadline: 05/17/2017
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Script Pipeline TV Writing Competititon

Final Deadline: 05/20/2017
WSPro Discount: No

Script Pipeline Screenwriting Competition

Final Deadline: 05/20/2017
WSPro Discount: No

HollyShorts Screenplay Contest

Final Deadline: 05/26/2017
WSPro Discount: $15.00

New York Television Festival: NYTVF Scripts Competition

Final Deadline: 05/26/2017
WSPro Discount: No

Acclaim TV Screenwriting Competition

Final Deadline: 05/27/2017
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Acclaim Film

Final Deadline: 05/27/2017
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Warner Bros. Writers Workshop

Final Deadline: 05/31/2017
WSPro Discount: No

Access Screenwriting Contest, Presented by Script Magazine New!

Final Deadline: 05/31/2017
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Scriptmobile Mobile Screenplay Contest New!

Final Deadline: 06/01/2017
WSPro Discount: No

Capital Fund Screenplay Competiton

Final Deadline: 06/01/2017
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Toronto International Screenwriting Competition

Final Deadline: 06/06/2017
WSPro Discount: No

New York Metropolitan Screenwriting Competition New!

Final Deadline: 06/06/2017
WSPro Discount: No

Black Screenplays Matter New!

Final Deadline: 06/06/2017
WSPro Discount: No

Hollywood Film Competition New!

Final Deadline: 06/10/2017
WSPro Discount: No

Finish Line Script Competition

Final Deadline: 06/13/2017
WSPro Discount: $10.00

Alaska International Film Awards

Final Deadline: 06/15/2017
WSPro Discount: No

Adapted Screenplay Competition

Final Deadline: 06/15/2017
WSPro Discount: No

Breaking Walls Thriller Screenplay Contest

Final Deadline: 06/23/2017
WSPro Discount: $5.00

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IFP Announces Projects for
Screen Forward Episodic Labs

Updated: 04/24/2017

The Independent Filmmaker Project (IFP) has announced the projects selected for the third annual Screen Forward Labs, IFP's yearlong fellowship for content creators with story-driven, serialized projects.

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Cinequest Names 2017 Winners and Finalists

Rubbish by John Dilley & Seth Corr has been named the Feature Screenplay Winner of the 2017 Cinequest Screenwriting Competition. [Updated: 04/24/2017]

WeScreenplay Names Short Film Fund Semifinalists

WeScreenplay has announced their 38 Short Film Fund Semifinalists. [Updated: 04/20/2017]

ScreenCraft Names Fellowship Semifinalists

ScreenCraft has announced the semifinalists for this year's ScreenCraft Screenwriting Fellowship, representing approximately the top 10% of more than 2,000 submissions. [Updated: 04/19/2017]

1st TV Script Writing Competition Names Finalists

Filmmakers.com has named the finalists of their second annual 1st TV Script Writing Competition. The Competition attracted a total of 715 entries worldwide. [Updated: 04/13/2017]

Cannes Screenplay Contest Names Winners & Finalists

Some Elsewhere written by Tessa E. Duke has been named the Grand Prize Winner of the 2016 Cannes Screenplay Contest. [Updated: 04/06/2017]

Fresh Voices Names Contest and Spotlight Award Winners

Glitches by Kelly Beck-Byrnes has been named the Grand Prize Winner of the 2016-17 Fresh Voices Screenwriting Competition. Genre and Spotlight Award winners have also been announced. [Updated: 04/05/2017]

Scriptapalooza Names Fellowship Winners

Jonathan Ammon has been named the 2017 Scriptapalooza Fellowship winner for his script, Around the Solar System in 80 Days. [Updated: 04/03/2017]

Tracking Board Names Launch Pad Winners

Charlie Neubauer's The Shell has been named the Overall Winner of the 2016 Launch Pad Feature Competition. The script is a sci-fi thriller described as MINORITY REPORT meets TRANSCENDENCE. [Updated: 04/01/2017]

Scriptapalooza Fellowship Names Recommended Writers

The 2017 Scriptapalooza Fellowship has announced their 12 RECOMMENDED recipients. Out of these 12 writers, 5 will get a mentor for 3 months and 1 will go to Costa Rica for a Writer's Retreat. Winners will be announced on April 10th. [Updated: 03/30/2017]

ScreenCraft Names Fellowship Finalists

ScreenCraft has announced their Fellowship Finalists from over 2,000 submissions. [Updated: 03/24/2017]

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(new) Squid Jiggers

A young island woman spends three years struggling with the loss of her arm until her ex, responsible for her impairment, is released from prison; then she fights for her life. This is not part of the Logline, but I want Reese Witherspoon to play the part of Monique, so have been working on it.Also, the novel is almost done.
Author: judi Blaze
Genre: Drama,Comedy,Romantic Comedy

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

Curious Buddies

*** A veteran FBI Agent hires and develops a surprising bond with a young internet entrepreneur when he seeks his expertise in a week long rescue of a six year old girl taken hostage in a fall out shelter by a ruthless psychopath. Rewrite. It's a combo meal.The Nice Guys meets The Social Network with a side of Taken.
Author: Janet Caulfield
Genre: Drama,Thriller,Action-Adventure

The Devil Wind

The Vice President conspires with a CIA agent attempting the greatest heist in history during the Iraq War.
Author: Jamie Sutliff
Genre: Thriller,Action-Adventure,Historical

The Son Of Amaros

Teacher angels sent to Earth commit an unforgivable sin mate with human women producing the Nephilim, hybrid human/angels which are abominations in God's eyes.
Author: Jamie Sutliff
Genre: Fantasy,Horror,Historical

Roommates

When two roommates find their third roommate dead in his room they panic, realizing they could be suspects, then spend hours getting drunk letting their imagination go wild, until the authorities show up.
Author: judi Blaze
Genre: Comedy

Out Flying Past My Bedtime

The family box office power of "Sing" or "Secret Life of Pets." Live action or animated four-quadrant coming-of-age action-comedy about a girl who suddenly acquires superhero powers but must hide them from her crazily overprotective parents as she goes out to save the world. 3rd Place Winner, Fresh Voices; Finalist, Artemis Women in Action; Platinum Award, IIFA; Semifinalist, Table Read My Screenplay (Sundance); Selected, San Diego Int'l Kids & Action on Film FFs, Nominated Best Comedy; Winner, Action/Adventure Feature Film Loglines (scene performed); Winner, Comedy Feature Film Loglines.
Author: Linda Falcao
Genre: Comedy,Action-Adventure,Family

Hosea

The son of the superintendent of international churches is convinced he hears a divine word which he follows, only to face ridicule from his family circle and friends and threats to lose his life from the drug and human trafficking world.
Author: Maria Lennon
Genre: Drama,Thriller,Historical

Elijah

The king of Israel marries a Phoenician Princess, who is consumed by Baal worship, wanting to kill all devout Hebrews. God’s prophet challenges the king to repent in spite of the threat of death.
Author: Maria Lennon
Genre: Drama,Family,Historical

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