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Worldfest - Houston Int'l Film Festival

Worldfest - Houston

Contact

Post Office Box 56566
Houston, TX 77256
713-965-9955 (voice)
713-965-9960 (fax)

Web: www.worldfest.org
Email: mail@worldfest.org

Contact: J. Hunter Todd, Founder/Chairman

Report Card

Overall: 3 stars3 stars3 stars (3.2/5.0)
Professionalism: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (4.0/5.0)
Feedback: 5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars (5.0/5.0)
Signficance: 2 stars2 stars (1.9/5.0)
Report Cards: 11    
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Objective

Contest founded in 1988 to provide an opportunity to compete with talent from around the world. The 42nd Annual WorldFest offers Cash Awards, Special Screenplay Master Classes, significant mentoring and project development opportunities during the ten-day festival. More than 550 international filmmakers and writers attend each year. All Remi Nominees receive VIP Gold All Access Passes to the Festival and the Master Classes (A $800 value). Each festival finds new partnerships, options on scripts, development deals and new friends and contacts in the international film industry.

Deadline/Entry Fees

Contact contest for this year's deadline.

Rules

All entries must include a short synopsis for the jury. No limit to the number of entries. We now offer 13 different sub-categories for competition.

Awards

Industry recognition, statues, framed plaques, cash, and raw stock grants.

Worldfest - Houston

Contact

Post Office Box 56566
Houston, TX 77256
713-965-9955 (voice)
713-965-9960 (fax)

Web: www.worldfest.org
Email: mail@worldfest.org

Contact: J. Hunter Todd, Founder/Chairman

Report Card

Overall: 3 stars3 stars3 stars (3.2/5.0)
Professionalism: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (4.0/5.0)
Feedback: 5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars (5.0/5.0)
Signficance: 2 stars2 stars (1.9/5.0)
Report Cards: 11    
Have you entered?
Please submit a Report card.

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Worldfest - Houston

Contact

Post Office Box 56566
Houston, TX 77256
713-965-9955 (voice)
713-965-9960 (fax)

Web: www.worldfest.org
Email: mail@worldfest.org

Contact: J. Hunter Todd, Founder/Chairman

Report Card

Overall: 3 stars3 stars3 stars (3.2/5.0)
Professionalism: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (4.0/5.0)
Feedback: 5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars (5.0/5.0)
Signficance: 2 stars2 stars (1.9/5.0)
Report Cards: 11    
Have you entered?
Please submit a Report card.

Contest News

34th Annual WorldFest Screenplay Award Winners

Grand Award Winner:

KOKOPELLI Kevin Coleman

701 Action/Adventure

The Bone War (Gold) Garey Riester
One Shot, One Kill (Silver) Jim Great Elk Waters
Whiteout (Bronze) David Bartlett


702 Biographical

Viscardi (Platinum) Ann Balderston-Glynn
Enriquillo (Gold) Steve LaMontagne
Sparrow on the Roof (Silver) Craig Clyde
Scrapbook Hero (Bronze) Lenny Juliano


703 Comedy Adaptation or Original

Graffiti Drive (Platinum) Aubrey E. Hartman
Lunker (Gold) Jennifer Farmer
Apocalypse Mall (Silver) Mark Napier


704 Comedy-Romantic

To Kill a Sunrise (Platinum) Mara Blazic
Two for the Show (Gold) Joseph T. Meier
Gimme Your Hungry (Silver) David (Gold)
The Last American Hero (Bronze) Naida Esqueda
My Princess (Bronze) Chris Opoku & John Dean


705 Dramatic Adaptation

Rooney's Lot (Platinum) Sheila Morrison
Termite Hill (Gold) Claudia Adams
Iron Bound (Silver) Tim Horton
Winesburg, Ohio (Bronze) Kay L. Hagemann


706 Dramatic Original

One Big Hit for Martha (Gold) Dean Stewart
Awake (Gold) Matthew D. Presley
An Occasional Game of Truth (Silver) Chuck Nwoke
Whippoorwills (Silver) Betty Ellington Smith
Out There (Bronze) Mohamed Ragheb
In Storage (Bronze) J.C. Svec
Gate to Heaven (Bronze) Ilja von Nagel


707 Family/Childrens

Fast Friends (Platinum) Mirana Comstock/Liz Joyce
Thyme in Forever (Gold) Anne Slatton
The Ivy Club (Bronze) Kurt Larson


708 Fantasy/Science Fiction

The Zero Theorem (Platinum) Janet Benton
A Text of Magic (Gold) Anthony LoPresti Jr.
The Human Continuum (Gold) Darren T. Lohr & Matt R. Lohr
The Best Gift of All (Silver) Sarah Armstrong Jones
Beauty Sleep (Silver) Hilary Smith


709 Historical/Period Piece

Season of the Witch (Platinum) Debra M. Simon
Manhunt in Heidelberg (Silver) Terri Tilton
The Common Thread (Bronze) Aaron J. Neuharth


710 Thriller

Over the Edge (Gold) Tricia Hooper
Native Tongues (Silver) Melinda Donahey


711 Teleplays

Masterpiece Mondays (Platinum) Glen Forbes
Mystic Mountain (Gold) Steven N. Karels
Soulskin (Silver) Ann Balderston-Glynn
Postcards from the Road (Bronze) J.C. Svec
And Now What? (Bronze) Scarlette Bennet Tapp


604 Student Screenplays

It All Comes Back to You (Gold) Breshanica Bellard

Updated: 05/08/2001
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Worldfest - Houston

Contact

Post Office Box 56566
Houston, TX 77256
713-965-9955 (voice)
713-965-9960 (fax)

Web: www.worldfest.org
Email: mail@worldfest.org

Contact: J. Hunter Todd, Founder/Chairman

Report Card

Overall: 3 stars3 stars3 stars (3.2/5.0)
Professionalism: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (4.0/5.0)
Feedback: 5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars (5.0/5.0)
Signficance: 2 stars2 stars (1.9/5.0)
Report Cards: 11    
Have you entered?
Please submit a Report card.

Interviews

MovieBytes Interview:Screenwriter Jeffrey van Davis

An interview with screenwriter Jeffrey van Davis regarding the Worldfest - Houston Writing Competition.

Updated: 05/04/2015

MovieBytes Interview:Screenwriter CV Herst

An interview with screenwriter CV Herst regarding the Worldfest - Houston Writing Competition.

Updated: 05/23/2009

MovieBytes Interview:Screenwriter Svilen Kamburov

An interview with screenwriter Svilen Kamburov regarding the Worldfest - Houston Writing Competition.

Updated: 05/23/2009

MovieBytes Interview:Screenwriter Henry Lindley

An interview with screenwriter Henry Lindley regarding the Worldfest - Houston Writing Competition.

Updated: 04/29/2009

MovieBytes Interview:Screenwriter R.D. Wright

An interview with screenwriter R.D. Wright regarding the Worldfest - Houston Writing Competition.

Updated: 07/16/2008

MovieBytes Interview:Screenwriter Michael Murphy

An interview with screenwriter Michael Murphy regarding the Worldfest - Houston Writing Competition.

Updated: 07/02/2008

MovieBytes Interview:Screenwriter LEW OSTEEN

An interview with screenwriter LEW OSTEEN regarding the Worldfest - Houston Writing Competition.

Updated: 05/18/2008

MovieBytes Interview:Screenwriter Diana Kemp-Jones

An interview with screenwriter Diana Kemp-Jones regarding the Worldfest - Houston Writing Competition.

Updated: 05/06/2008

MovieBytes Interview:Screenwriter jacqueline frazier

An interview with screenwriter jacqueline frazier regarding the Worldfest - Houston Writing Competition.

Updated: 07/26/2007

MovieBytes Interview:Screenwriter Jeffrey Massie

An interview with screenwriter Jeffrey Massie regarding the Worldfest - Houston Writing Competition.

Updated: 05/06/2007

MovieBytes Interview:Screenwriter vicki englund

An interview with screenwriter vicki englund regarding the Worldfest - Houston Writing Competition.

Updated: 12/19/2006

MovieBytes Interview:Screenwriter jim Mercurio

An interview with screenwriter jim Mercurio regarding the Worldfest - Houston Writing Competition.

Updated: 09/27/2006

MovieBytes Interview:Screenwriter John Alarid

An interview with screenwriter John Alarid regarding the Worldfest - Houston Writing Competition.

Updated: 06/05/2006

MovieBytes Interview:Screenwriter Alan Baxter

An interview with screenwriter Alan Baxter regarding the Worldfest - Houston Writing Competition.

Updated: 05/27/2006

MovieBytes Interview:Screenwriter Billy Maddox

An interview with screenwriter Billy Maddox regarding the Worldfest - Houston Writing Competition.

Updated: 06/14/2005

MovieBytes Interview:Screenwriter Mark Hudelson

An interview with screenwriter Mark Hudelson regarding the Worldfest - Houston Writing Competition.

Updated: 06/09/2005

MovieBytes Interview:Screenwriter Jonathan Reedholm

An interview with screenwriter Jonathan Reedholm regarding the Worldfest - Houston Writing Competition.

Updated: 05/21/2005

MovieBytes Interview:Screenwriter Patricia Mahon

An interview with screenwriter Patricia Mahon regarding the Worldfest - Houston Writing Competition.

Updated: 05/19/2005

MovieBytes Interview:Screenwriter pal parrella

An interview with screenwriter pal parrella regarding the Worldfest - Houston Writing Competition.

Updated: 05/09/2005

MovieBytes Interview:Screenwriter Julie Bergh

An interview with screenwriter Julie Bergh regarding the Worldfest - Houston Writing Competition.

Updated: 04/26/2004

MovieBytes Interview:Screenwriter Kerry Kent

An interview with screenwriter Kerry Kent regarding the Worldfest - Houston Writing Competition.

Updated: 02/17/2004

MovieBytes Interview:Screenwriter Patrick Brady

An interview with screenwriter Patrick Brady regarding the Worldfest - Houston Writing Competition.

Updated: 01/04/2004

MovieBytes Interview:Screenwriter Allen Cody

An interview with screenwriter Allen Cody regarding the Worldfest - Houston Writing Competition.

Updated: 12/14/2003
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