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Back in the Box Screenplay Competition

Back in the Box Screenplay Competition

Contact

10061 Riverside Dr. #495
Toluca Lake, CA 91602
(916) 505-3684 (voice)

Web: Click here
Email: ads@fernleif.com

Contact: Douglas Neff, Festival Organizer

Report Card

Overall: 3 stars3 stars3 stars (2.8/5.0)
Professionalism: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (3.8/5.0)
Feedback: 3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars (3.5/5.0)
Signficance: 1.5 stars1.5 stars (1.6/5.0)
Report Cards: 5    
Have you entered?
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Objective

Have you ever asked yourself "How will anyone know how good my screenplay is, if it never made into a film?" Here is your chance to see your screenplay brought to life. The winner in each category will receive a custom certificate or festival plaque. Also, winners are eligible for IMDB credit as this competition is an IMDB qualified event.

Deadline/Entry Fees

Expired. Previous Deadline: 12/10/2016

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Notification: December 12, 2016

Rules

  1. Screenplays must not have been previously optioned, purchased or produced.
  2. Screenplays must be in English.
  3. Screenplays can be in any genre.
  4. Screenplays length depends on category.
  5. Screenplays must be formatted by industry standards and submitted in PDF format.
  6. All check payments must be payable in U.S. dollars to ''Fernleif Productions'' and drawn from U.S. banks. U.S. Money Orders are also accepted.
  7. Any check returned to us for non-payment will be subject to a $15 service fee.
  8. To enter the BIB Competition you must agree to its Terms and Conditions.
  9. Film and Screenplay selection for the Festival will be made by the Festival Committee. All decisions are final.

Awards

The “Back in the Box” Screenplay Competition (BIB) is an opportunity to showcase your work and compete for prizes and awards.

Film Awards include many categories including:

  • Best Feature Film
  • Best Short Film
  • Best Director
  • Best Actor
  • Best Actress
  • Best Song
  • Best Cinematography
  • and many others

Screenplay Awards include several categories as well including:

  • Best Feature Length Screenplay
  • Best Short Screenplay
  • Best Screenplay based on Historical Events
  • Best Plot Twist
  • and many others

Back in the Box Screenplay Competition

Contact

10061 Riverside Dr. #495
Toluca Lake, CA 91602
(916) 505-3684 (voice)

Web: Click here
Email: ads@fernleif.com

Contact: Douglas Neff, Festival Organizer

Report Card

Overall: 3 stars3 stars3 stars (2.8/5.0)
Professionalism: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (3.8/5.0)
Feedback: 3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars (3.5/5.0)
Signficance: 1.5 stars1.5 stars (1.6/5.0)
Report Cards: 5    
Have you entered?
Please submit a Report card.

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Back in the Box Screenplay Competition

Contact

10061 Riverside Dr. #495
Toluca Lake, CA 91602
(916) 505-3684 (voice)

Web: Click here
Email: ads@fernleif.com

Contact: Douglas Neff, Festival Organizer

Report Card

Overall: 3 stars3 stars3 stars (2.8/5.0)
Professionalism: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (3.8/5.0)
Feedback: 3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars (3.5/5.0)
Signficance: 1.5 stars1.5 stars (1.6/5.0)
Report Cards: 5    
Have you entered?
Please submit a Report card.

Contest News

Back in the Box Names 2015 Screenplay Winners

Michael Vincent Montgomery's Neema and Sid Go Totally Off Grid has been named the Best Original Screenplay of the 2015 Back in the Box Screenplay Competition.

Updated: 01/11/2016

Back in the Box Announces Contest Winners

Shane McCabes's THE BASE has been named the winner of the 2009 Back in the Box Screenwriting Competition for a Feature Length screenplay. Other winners included Kathy Herndl's short screenplay "Re: Action"; Rubi Herrera's micro-short screenplay, "Yes, there is an afterlife, but it is only 6 minutes long"; and Gordon Phipp's Episodic screenplay "Clauidia's Mother".

Updated: 12/02/2009

Back in the Box Screenplay Competition

Contact

10061 Riverside Dr. #495
Toluca Lake, CA 91602
(916) 505-3684 (voice)

Web: Click here
Email: ads@fernleif.com

Contact: Douglas Neff, Festival Organizer

Report Card

Overall: 3 stars3 stars3 stars (2.8/5.0)
Professionalism: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (3.8/5.0)
Feedback: 3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars (3.5/5.0)
Signficance: 1.5 stars1.5 stars (1.6/5.0)
Report Cards: 5    
Have you entered?
Please submit a Report card.

Interviews

MovieBytes Interview:Screenwriter Shane McCabe

An interview with screenwriter Shane McCabe regarding the Back in the Box Writing Competition.

Updated: 11/22/2010
Contest Winner? Let's talk. If you've finished first, second, or third in the Back in the Box Screenplay Competition, MovieBytes would like to interview you.