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Acclaim Film

Acclaim Film

Contact

300 Central Avenue
Suite 501
St. Petersburg, FL 33701

Web: http://acclaimscripts.com
Email: info@acclaimscripts.com

Contact: Frank Drouzas, Coordinator

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Overall: 3 stars3 stars3 stars (3.2/5.0)
Professionalism: 4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars (4.4/5.0)
Feedback: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (4.0/5.0)
Signficance: 2.5 stars2.5 stars2.5 stars (2.4/5.0)
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Objective

To introduce writers to the decision makers in film and multimedia markets. Top script receives $1,000 and ALL competition winners and finalists will earn the chance to have their scripts read by established production companies and agents.

Deadline/Entry Fees

Deadline Date Entry Fee Days till Deadline
Early February 28, 2017 $45
Regular March 31, 2017 $50
Late April 29, 2017 $55
Extended May 27, 2017 $60
FINAL June 24, 2017 $65 1

$25 reading fee for students, any deadline.

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Rules

  • Open to all writers 18 and over.
  • Work must be original material of the author(s).
  • Must not be sold or optioned at time of submission.
  • Multiple entries may be submitted by author(s).
  • Include separate form for each entry.
  • Author(s) must sign entry form for eligibility.
  • Feature length scripts of any genre accepted.
  • Format and bind your script according to industry standards.
  • WGA registration is recommended but not required.
  • Scripts will not be returned. Do not send originals.
  • Electronic submissions accepted

Awards

First Place, $1,000.

Acclaim Film

Contact

300 Central Avenue
Suite 501
St. Petersburg, FL 33701

Web: http://acclaimscripts.com
Email: info@acclaimscripts.com

Contact: Frank Drouzas, Coordinator

Report Card

Overall: 3 stars3 stars3 stars (3.2/5.0)
Professionalism: 4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars (4.4/5.0)
Feedback: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (4.0/5.0)
Signficance: 2.5 stars2.5 stars2.5 stars (2.4/5.0)
Report Cards: 23    
Have you entered?
Please submit a Report card.

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Acclaim Film

Contact

300 Central Avenue
Suite 501
St. Petersburg, FL 33701

Web: http://acclaimscripts.com
Email: info@acclaimscripts.com

Contact: Frank Drouzas, Coordinator

Report Card

Overall: 3 stars3 stars3 stars (3.2/5.0)
Professionalism: 4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars (4.4/5.0)
Feedback: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (4.0/5.0)
Signficance: 2.5 stars2.5 stars2.5 stars (2.4/5.0)
Report Cards: 23    
Have you entered?
Please submit a Report card.

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Contest News

Acclaim Announces Fall/Winter 2013 Screenplay Contest Winners

Timucin Leflef's Heroman has been named the winner of the Acclaim Film Fall/Winter 2013 Screenwriting Competition.

WINNER

HEROMAN by Timucin Leflef (comedy/sci-fi)
After accidentally killing his arch-rival and winding up permanently out of a job, an idealistic superhero creates his own super villains in an attempt to restore his former way of life.

RUNNERS UP

MEET ME AT THE DONKEY SHOW by Joe Henriques (comedy)
After learning that his gregarious fiancé may have just cheated on him in an epic manner, a groom with major trust issues spends his entire wedding day trying to save his new marriage by unraveling the twisted truth behind the rumor with the help of his eccentric best man, his remorseful ex, a washed-up clown, and a suicidal duck.

A DISTANT RUMOR by Tayler Tetreau (drama)
When a high school valedictorian commits suicide a week before graduation, her best friend is forced to grapple with the reality that she may not have known her at all.

FINALISTS

PRECIOUS VENGEANCE by Stephen M. Hunt (action/adventure)
Devastated by bereavement, subjected to his grief-crazed wife's cruelty, a father exacts spectacular vengeance of the Third Reich.

PLAY by Dustin Grinnell (drama)
A dissatisfied corporate executive becomes a street performer, remembering how to play again.

TURNING AUGUST by Sheila Watson (historical spy thriller)
A fast-tracked SS officer uncovers the truth about the atrocities - and the Resistance - and must choose between joining the Resistance or saving his family.

THE DEVIL'S TRUTH by Howard Fridkin (thriller)
The abhorrent spirit of a serial killer pursues the soul of his last female victim into the next life where they reunite as childhood sweethearts, and the only way she'll survive this time is to kill him first.

WEAVERS by John Murphy (drama)
In modern day India, an orphaned boy is enslaved in a carpet factory where weavers are abused, until his escape leads to the rescue of all the children.

SEMI-FINALISTS

PIECES OF ME by Elba Roman-Morales
THE OTHER WOMAN by Kurt Smith
HOOLIGAN by Tony Cammarata
SENTIMENTAL HEARTS by Derek Dufour
GAMERS by Lawrence Kessenich
CHECKPOINT by Jerry L. Jennings and Avi Tsipori

Updated: 02/02/2014
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Acclaim Film

Contact

300 Central Avenue
Suite 501
St. Petersburg, FL 33701

Web: http://acclaimscripts.com
Email: info@acclaimscripts.com

Contact: Frank Drouzas, Coordinator

Report Card

Overall: 3 stars3 stars3 stars (3.2/5.0)
Professionalism: 4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars (4.4/5.0)
Feedback: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (4.0/5.0)
Signficance: 2.5 stars2.5 stars2.5 stars (2.4/5.0)
Report Cards: 23    
Have you entered?
Please submit a Report card.

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