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Action On Film International Film and Festival and Screenwriting Competition

Action On Film International Film and Festival and Screenwriting Competition

Contact

3540 W. Sahara Ave
#283
Las Vegas, CA 89102
(844) 744-1844 (voice)

Web: Click here
Email: efcfilmco@gmail.com

Contact: Del Weston, Founder, director

Report Card

Overall: 3 stars3 stars3 stars (3.1/5.0)
Professionalism: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (4.0/5.0)
Feedback: 4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars (4.6/5.0)
Signficance: 3 stars3 stars3 stars (3.0/5.0)
Report Cards: 11    
Have you entered?
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Objective

The Action on Film 15th Annual Film Festival celebrates and honors WRITERS of all genres and formats like no other festival does. $2000 in CASH PRIZES for TOP Winners. Now in our 15th year, our Film Festival has garnered a solid reputation as being one of the premier Writing competitions. The AOF MegaFest has created a solid community of Filmmakers and Writers from around the globe. Film markets, distributors, Industry professionals and Pitch meetings are a big part of the AOF MegaFest. Always looking to embrace and recognize writers, AOF is on the cutting edge looking to create a vehicle for our writers to be seen and honored. AOF MegaFest embraces the written word and acknowledges that it is the basis of all good films, teleplays, TV series etc. Show More

Deadline/Entry Fees

Expired. Previous Deadline: 07/01/2019

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Notification: Announced at the Writers Award Show 8.1.18

Rules

See website. Please Note AOF is now accepting POETRY and PROSE in our Written Word Competition. Selected Winning Scripts may be read/performed at the Writers Gathering and Slam Poetry event.

Awards

With great sponsors like Soyjoy, Monster Energy, Write Brothers, Sony, Avid, The Stella Adler Academy, the Quickfilm Budget, Pond 5 and many others, the AOF gave out over $250,000 in cash and prizes in 2018 alone.

In addition, sponsors like Hollywood Rentals and others give out full equipment package rentals for up to two weeks to make a filmmaker's film production dreams come true.

We also feature many of our filmmakers on the Del Weston's Action On Film weekly television program which airs in the Los Angeles Market and across the country. This exposure alone is worth thousands of dollars in promotion and advertising for your projects.

This year we will also be giving $1000 CASH prize to the Winner of the TOP Screenplay, $500 to Best Short, $500 to Best Feature.

Action On Film International Film and Festival and Screenwriting Competition

Contact

3540 W. Sahara Ave
#283
Las Vegas, CA 89102
(844) 744-1844 (voice)

Web: Click here
Email: efcfilmco@gmail.com

Contact: Del Weston, Founder, director

Report Card

Overall: 3 stars3 stars3 stars (3.1/5.0)
Professionalism: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (4.0/5.0)
Feedback: 4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars (4.6/5.0)
Signficance: 3 stars3 stars3 stars (3.0/5.0)
Report Cards: 11    
Have you entered?
Please submit a Report card.

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Action On Film International Film and Festival and Screenwriting Competition

Contact

3540 W. Sahara Ave
#283
Las Vegas, CA 89102
(844) 744-1844 (voice)

Web: Click here
Email: efcfilmco@gmail.com

Contact: Del Weston, Founder, director

Report Card

Overall: 3 stars3 stars3 stars (3.1/5.0)
Professionalism: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (4.0/5.0)
Feedback: 4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars (4.6/5.0)
Signficance: 3 stars3 stars3 stars (3.0/5.0)
Report Cards: 11    
Have you entered?
Please submit a Report card.

Contest News

Action on Film Announces 2008 Contest Results

2008 AOF WRITER'S NOMINATIONS AND AWARDS

BEST SCENE

CHAPMAN- Justin Owensby - WINNER
BETTER LIFE THROUGH PLASTIC20SURGERY-Don Creed
WORDS OF WAR-Nancy
TRUCKERS VS. BIKERS Aaron Granlund & Sean Huet
W4W Andrea Cunning



BEST SCRIPT (TIE HERE TWO WINNERS)

CHAPMAN- Justin Owensby
The MOBIUS STRIP- Christopher Brockway - WINNER
THE BIG "C"-Daniel Sussman
A BEAUTIFUL BELLY Andrew Kenneth Gay
THE DARK CONTINENT Limary Vargas - WINNER



BEST NEW WRITER

Don Creed -A Better Life Through Plastic Surgery
Nancy Noever -Words of War
John French- Venice
James Kirtland -Hampton Court (The Man)
Christopher Canole - Her Swastika Sword - WINNER



BEST ACTION SEQUENCE

AUGUSTINA- Robert Thompsett
APOLLO THORNE- Chuck Griffith
VELOCIKILLERS- Mike Bizzarri
ALL FOR ONE- Beau Sherman - WINNER
TE RRA COTTA- WARRIORS Jess Hill



BEST COMEDY SHORT

THE EXCHANGE-Maggie Franks & Mary Dobon
METAL STORY- Frederick Weller
BREAK DANCE LEVEE- Frederick Weller
STALKERS DATING GUIDE Joanie Bannister - WINNER
LEMONADE-John Spinoso

BEST COMEDY SCENE

CHAPMAN- Justin Owensby
HOT PRUSUIT-Martin Belderson
MEDULLA- Michael West
TRIPLE LATTE- Marc Wasserman - WINNER
TRUCKERS VS. BIKERS Aaron Granlund & Sean Huet

BEST COMEDY

HOT PRUSUIT-Martin Belderson - WINNER
OUT OF TIME- Genevieve Pearson
LEMMINGS- David Sabbath
MONEY DEAREST- Michael Levin
DAD GONE WILD Jonah Ansell

BEST ACTION SEQUENCE SHORT

SHAOLIN BALLET- Patrick Bates
LIVING20IN A "V" WORLD
STAND OFF- Vivia n Lee Arber-Moore
KILLING THE KING- Tony Contento
FOR YOUR TROUBLES- John Vaughn - WINNER



BEST SHORT

STAND OFF- Vivian Lee Arber-Moore
A BUG CALLED GERM- Michael T. Guggenheim
TOMMY AND THE BEAST- Frederick Weller
SHE JUST HAPPENED-Alexander Major
HE KNOWS-Stuart Creque - WINNER

BEST DRAMATIC SHORT

STAND OFF- Vivian Lee Arber-Moore
TOMMY AND THE BEAST- Frederick Weller - WINNER
RAIN - David Mahmoudieh
THE PIGEON DROP -Martin Belderson
HANDS FREE- Victoria Sambursky



BEST DRAMA

DARKNESS KNOWS THE NIGHT- Michelle Muldoon - WINNER
VENICE- John French
THE BIG "C"- Daniel Sussman
HAMPTON COURT- James Kirtland
THE DARK CONTINENT Limary Vargas

BEST SCI FI FANTASY SHORT

A BUG CALLED GERM- Mi chael T. Guggenheim HE KNOWS- Stuart Creque
RAIN- David Mahmoudieh
THE TYPING MACHINE- Raul Gallardo - WINNER
LIVING IN A V WORLD- Jennifer Bogush

BEST SCI FI FANTASY FEATURE

THE ARMADA PROJECT- Diana Kemp-Jones
OUT OF TIME- Genevieve Pearson
STRICKEN- Matthew Sconce
ZEROSON- Mike Barton & Jeremy O'Mara - WINNER
APOLLO THORNE- Chuck Griffith

BEST PERIOD PIECE

3D0 ATHE SAXON- Nigel Grant
LYNCH LAW- Jim Conover
AUGUSTINA- Robert Thompsett
A TIME TO KEEP -Richard A O'Driscoll
MAJOR PAULINE- Jim Conover - WINNER



BEST ADAPTED SCRIPT

STRICKEN - Matt Sconce - WINNER
A STALKER'S GUIDE TO DATING - Joanie Bannister
ESCAPE FROM SUMATRA-Mona Deutsch
TRAIL OF CRUMBS-Robert McAtee and Molly Leland
THE RED CANVAS-Ken Chamitoff

BEST DIALOGUE FEATURE

A BETTER LIFE THROUGH PLASCTIC SURGERY-Donald Creed
VENICE -John French
THE BIG "C" Daniel Sussman
TRUCKERS VS. BIKERS-Aaron Granlund & Sean Huet - WINNER
A BEAUTIFUL BELLY- Andrew Kenneth Gay

BEST DIALOGUE SHORT

UNFINISHED PIECE- Frederick Weller
METAL STORY- Frederick Weller - WINNER
THE EXCHANGE- Maggie Franks & Mary Dobon
HE KNOWS- Stuart Creque
A BUG CALLED GERM- Michael T. Guggenheim

MOST AMBITIOUS SCRIPT

RIBENAU: THE DELVER PROJECT- Jimmy Mukofu
ZEROSON- Mike Barton & Jeremy O'Mara
THE ACE OF ACES- Geoffrey Breuder
ESCAPE FROM SUMATRA- Mona Deutsch - WINNER
ABSOLUTELY AMERICAN -Peter Chen

ARTHUR ROSENFELD AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE IN WRITING

This award is given to writers who demonstrate excellence in use of the written word and the ability to tell outstanding stories.

THE CELTIC KNOT- Louise Luster - WINNER
HANK- Ph ilip Travis
BLOOD GROOVE- Christopher Canole
TEN MINUTES TO PARADISE- Janyce Lapore
OUT OF TIME- Genevieve Pearson

BEST CRIME DRAMA

MEDULLA- Michael West
TRIPLE INDEMNITY- David Calhoun
ALL FOR ONE- Beau Sherman
RED AND WHITE- Yvonne Keane
LADY JAZZ- Jean Hunter - WINNER

BEST DRAMATIC SCENE

ESCAPE NO ESCAPE- Teri Robinson / Michael Farrell - WINNER
CHAPMAN- Justin Owensby
BETTER LIFE THROUGH PLASTIC SURGERY-Don Creed
CLAIRE- Daniel Ast
WORDS OF WAR- Nancy Noever

These are your Official WAB (Withoutabox.com) AOF Written Word Nominations for 2008



BEST NEW WRITER:

1. PETER NELSON - THE BRAVE
2. SUSAN KLOS - VOICES
3. MATTHEW FURMAN - COUNSELING THE DEVIL - WINNER
4. JEANNE McKINNEY & ANNE BRADSHAW - THE ARDANEA PENDENT
5. YVONNE KEANNE - TIME HEALS ALL



BEST SCRIPT:

1. CLAIRE - DANIEL AST
2. BETTER LIFE THROUGH PLASTIC SURGERY - DONALD CREED
3. WORDS OF WAR - NANCY NOEVER - WINNER
4. TRUCKERS VS. BIKERS - AARON GRANLUND & SEAN HUET
5. ZEROSON-JEREMY O'MARA AND MICHAEL BARTON



HOLLYWOOD SCRIPTWRITER 2008 WRITTEN WORD AWARD

1. HER SWASTIKA SWORD - CHRISTOPHER CANOLE
2. FREE SKATE - CAITLIN McCARTHY
3. LADY JAZZ - JEAN HUNTER
4. MAJOR PAULINE- JIM CONOVER - WINNER
5. MARA LESEMANN - A TEMPORARY CAT







Updated: 08/12/2008
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Action On Film International Film and Festival and Screenwriting Competition

Contact

3540 W. Sahara Ave
#283
Las Vegas, CA 89102
(844) 744-1844 (voice)

Web: Click here
Email: efcfilmco@gmail.com

Contact: Del Weston, Founder, director

Report Card

Overall: 3 stars3 stars3 stars (3.1/5.0)
Professionalism: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (4.0/5.0)
Feedback: 4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars (4.6/5.0)
Signficance: 3 stars3 stars3 stars (3.0/5.0)
Report Cards: 11    
Have you entered?
Please submit a Report card.

Interviews

MovieBytes Interview:Screenwriter Colleen McQuaide

An interview with screenwriter Colleen McQuaide regarding the Action On Film Writing Competition.

Updated: 09/30/2012

MovieBytes Interview:Screenwriter Raef Eric Lawson

An interview with screenwriter Raef Eric Lawson regarding the Action On Film Writing Competition.

Updated: 08/12/2010

MovieBytes Interview:Screenwriter Mona Miller

An interview with screenwriter Mona Miller regarding the Action On Film Writing Competition.

Updated: 06/17/2009

MovieBytes Interview:Screenwriter Michelle Muldoon

An interview with screenwriter Michelle Muldoon regarding the Action On Film Writing Competition.

Updated: 09/03/2008

MovieBytes Interview:Screenwriter Justin Owensby

An interview with screenwriter Justin Owensby regarding the Action On Film Writing Competition.

Updated: 08/15/2008

MovieBytes Interview:Screenwriter Jean Hunter

An interview with screenwriter Jean Hunter regarding the Action On Film Writing Competition.

Updated: 08/12/2008

MovieBytes Interview:Screenwriter Christopher Canole

An interview with screenwriter Christopher Canole regarding the Action On Film Writing Competition.

Updated: 08/08/2008

MovieBytes Interview:Screenwriter Alan Baxter

An interview with screenwriter Alan Baxter regarding the Action On Film Writing Competition.

Updated: 07/29/2007
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