Writers Place

Writers Place

Contact

P.O. Box 11426
Pensacola, FL 32524-1426
850-476-1405 (voice)
850-476-1039 (fax)

Web:
http://www.thewritersplace.org
Email:
contest@thewritersplace.org

Contact: Jim Fischer, Cofounder/Director of Administration

Report Card

Overall: 3 stars3 stars3 stars (3.1/5.0)
Professionalism: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (4.2/5.0)
Feedback: 4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars (4.5/5.0)
Signficance: 2.5 stars2.5 stars2.5 stars (2.7/5.0)
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Objective

To assist the aspiring screenwriter in realizing his/her dream of becoming a professional screenwriter. To eliminate industry chokepoints that stifle creativity and impede screenplay access to managers,agents & producers.

Deadline/Entry Fees

Contact contest for this year's deadline.

Rules

  1. Full-length scripts - not more than 130 pages.
  2. Half-hour shorts or teleplays - not more than 45 pages.
  3. Submissions must be in Engish
  4. Submissions must use 12-point Courier font.
  5. Pages should be numbered.
  6. 3-hole punch & brads with front & back cover.
  7. No promotional material.
  8. No shooting scripts.
  9. Scipts must be copyrighted or registered with the WGA.
  10. Entry form, release form & appropriate fee must accompany each submission.
  11. May enter more than one script.
  12. $10 administrative charge for scripts submitted after contest period deadline.

Awards

Winning & placing scripts are submitted to managers, agents and/or producers; Final Draft Screenwriting Software or commensurate cash; and yearly magazine subscriptions of major industry periodicals.

Writers Place

Contact

P.O. Box 11426
Pensacola, FL 32524-1426
850-476-1405 (voice)
850-476-1039 (fax)

Web:
http://www.thewritersplace.org
Email:
contest@thewritersplace.org

Contact: Jim Fischer, Cofounder/Director of Administration

Report Card

Overall: 3 stars3 stars3 stars (3.1/5.0)
Professionalism: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (4.2/5.0)
Feedback: 4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars (4.5/5.0)
Signficance: 2.5 stars2.5 stars2.5 stars (2.7/5.0)
Report Cards: 24    
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The Writers Place

Contact

P.O. Box 11426
Pensacola, FL 32524-1426
850-476-1405 (voice)
850-476-1039 (fax)

Web:
http://www.thewritersplace.org
Email:
contest@thewritersplace.org

Contact: Jim Fischer, Cofounder/Director of Administration

Report Card

Overall: 3 stars3 stars3 stars (3.1/5.0)
Professionalism: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (4.2/5.0)
Feedback: 4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars (4.5/5.0)
Signficance: 2.5 stars2.5 stars2.5 stars (2.7/5.0)
Report Cards: 24    
Have you entered?
Submit a Report card

Contest News

TWP Announces Latest Contest Winners

The Writers Place (TWP) has announced the winners of its May through October 2014 screenplay competition. [Updated: 01/01/2015]

Writers Place Announces Latest Finalists

The Writers Place (TWP) has announced the finalists for their May 2014 through October 2014 screenplay competition. [Updated: 11/30/2014]

The Writers Place (TWP) Announces November 2013 - April 2014 Contest Winners

American Bred by Justin Chambers has been named the winner of the latest Writers Place Screenwriting Competition. [Updated: 07/02/2014]

TWP Announces Nov. - April Screenplay Finalists

The Writers Place (TWP) has announced the finalists for its November 2013 through April 2014 screenplay competition. [Updated: 06/03/2014]

TWP Announces Latest Contest Winners

Thomas Jannetta's Maiden Flight has been named the winner of the The Writers Place (TWP) May 2013 through October 2013 Screenplay Competition. [Updated: 01/01/2014]

Writers Place Announces Finalists

The Writers Place (TWP) has announced the finalists for their May 2013 through October 2013 screenplay competition. [Updated: 11/29/2013]

TWP Announces Nov, 2012 - April, 2013 Screenplay Contest Winners

The Writers Place (TWP) has announced SOLECKS as the Full-Length, 1st Place Winner of their Nov, 2012 - April, 2013 Screenwriting Competetion. Kate Wood's Divorced at 24 has been named the Teleplay/Short category winner. [Updated: 07/06/2013]

TWP Annouces Contest Finalists

The Writers Place (TWP) has announced the finalists for its November, 2012 through April, 2013 screenplay competition. [Updated: 05/31/2013]

TWP Announces Contest Winners

Mandel E. Holland's A Gentleman's Game has been named the winner of the The Writers Place (TWP) May - October 2012 screenplay contest. [Updated: 03/06/2013]

Writer's Place Announces Finalists

The Writers Place (TWP) has announced the finalists for their May - October, 2012 screenplay competition. [Updated: 01/13/2013]

Writers Place Announces Contest Winners

The Writers Place has announced their Full-Length and Teleplay/Short Screenplay winners for November 2011 - April 2012: [Updated: 08/04/2012]

Writers Place Announces November 2011 - April 2012 Contest Winners

The Writers Place (TWP) has announced the winners and honorable mentions for their November 2011 – April 2012 screenplay contest. [Updated: 06/29/2012]

TWP Announces Latest Contest Finalists

The Writers Place (TWP) has announced the finalists for its November 2011 – April 2012 screenplay contest. [Updated: 05/30/2012]

TWP Announces May - October Contest Winners

The Writers Place (TWP) has announced the winners and honorable mentions for their May to October 2011 screenplay contest. [Updated: 01/03/2012]

TWP Announces May - October, 2011 Finalists

The Writers Place (TWP) has announced the finalists for their May to October 2011 screenplay contest. [Updated: 12/04/2011]

TWP Announces Latest Contest Winners

The Writers Place (TWP) has announced their November, 2010 - April, 2011 Screenplay Contest Winners. [Updated: 07/03/2011]

TWP Announces Finalists

The Writers Place (TWP) has announced their finalists for the November 2010 to April 2011 screenplay contest. [Updated: 06/02/2011]

TWP Announces Contest Winners

The Writers Place (TWP) has announced Geoff Inverarity's Uncanny as the feature length category winner of their Screenwriting Contest for May - October, 2010. [Updated: 01/02/2011]

TWP Announces Finalists

The Writers Place (TWP) has announced the finalists of their April through October 2010 screenplay contest. [Updated: 12/03/2010]

Writers Place Announces Contest Winners

The Writers Place has announced the winners of their November 2009 - April 2010 screenplay contest. [Updated: 07/03/2010]

TWP Announces Latest Finalists

The Writers Place (TWP) has announced the finalists for their November 2009 through April 2010 screenplay contest. [Updated: 06/01/2010]

TWP Announces May - October 2009 Screenplay Contest Winners

Diane Meyer's Traded for Lies has been named the winner of the The Writers Place May - October 2009 Screenwriting Competition. Different Worlds Together by Anthony Ingoglia was the Teleplay/Short Script Competition winner. [Updated: 01/02/2010]

Writers Place Announces Finalists

The Writers Place has announced the finalists for the May through October 2009 competition period. [Updated: 12/01/2009]

TWP Announces Contest Winners

The Writers Place has announced the winners and honorable mentions of their November 2008 - April 2009 screenplay contest. [Updated: 07/02/2009]

Writers Place Announces Contest Finalists

The Writers Place has announced their November, 2008 - April, 2009 screenwriting competition finalists. [Updated: 06/02/2009]

TWP Announces contest Winners

The Writers Place has announced the winners of their May-October, 2008 Screenwriting Competition in both the full-length and teleplay/short screenplay categories. [Updated: 01/01/2009]

Writers Place Announces Finalists

The Writers Place has announced their full-length and teleplay/short screenplay finalists for the May through October 2008 competition period. [Updated: 12/02/2008]

Writers Place Announces Contest Winners

The Writers Place has announced the winners and honorable mentions for their November 2007 through April 2008 screenwriting contest. [Updated: 07/02/2008]

Writers Place Announces Contest Finalists

The Writers Place has announced their contest finalists for the November 2007 through April 2008 competition period. [Updated: 06/02/2008]

TWP Announces Contest Winners

The Writers Place has announced their May - October 2007 contest winners. [Updated: 01/02/2008]

Writers Place Announces May-October 2007 Finalists

The Writers Place has announced finalists for the full-length and teleplay/short competitions for May through October 2007. [Updated: 11/30/2007]

The Writers Place Announces Winners

The Writers Place has announced the winners of their November 2006 through April 2007 screenplay contest. [Updated: 07/01/2007]

The Writers Place Announces Screenplay Contest Finalists

The Writers Place has announced the finalists in both the full-length and teleplay/short competitions for the period of November 2006 through April 2007. [Updated: 06/01/2007]

Writers Place Annouces Latest Winners

The Writers Place has announced the winners of the May through October 2006 screenplay contest. [Updated: 01/01/2007]

Writers Place Announces Latest Finalists

The Writers Place has announced the finalists, in both the full-length and teleplay/short competitions, for the period of May through October 2006. [Updated: 12/01/2006]

The Writers Place Announces Contest Winners

Danny Howell's Visions has been named the winner of The Writers Place November 2005 through April 2006 screenwriting contest. [Updated: 07/01/2006]

Writers Place announces Nov-April Finalists

The Writers Place has announced its finalists, in both the full-length and teleplay/short competitions, for the period of November 2005 through April 2006. [Updated: 06/01/2006]

Writers Place Announces May-October Contest Winners

Jeff Seeman's In Your Dreams has been named the winner of Writers Place Full-length screenplay competition for May-October, 2005. Jasmin B. Tekiner's Picture Day won the TV/Short Competition. [Updated: 01/01/2006]

Writers Place Announces Finalists

The Writers Place (TWP) has announced the finalists of their May through October 2005 screenplay contest. [Updated: 12/01/2005]

Writers Place Announces Contest Winners

The Writers Place has announced the winners of their November 2004 - April 2005 screenwriting contest. [Updated: 07/01/2005]

Writers Place Announces Contest Finalists

The Writers Place has announced the finalists, in both the full-length and teleplay/short competitions, for the period of November 2004 through April 2005. [Updated: 06/03/2005]

Writers Place Announces May-November 2004 Contest Winners

[Updated: 01/01/2005]

Writers Place Announces Competition Finalists

The Writers Place (TWP) has announced the finalists in both the full-length and teleplay/short competitions for the period of May 2004 through October 2004. [Updated: 11/30/2004]

The Writers Place Announces Contest Winners

The Writers Place has announced the winners of their November 03 – April 04 screenwriters’ contest. [Updated: 07/04/2004]

Writers Place Announces Contest Finalists

The Writers Place (TWP) has announced the finalists in both the full-length and teleplay/short competitions for the period of November 2003 through April 2004. [Updated: 06/17/2004]

The Writers Place Announces May – October Contest Winners

George M. Ferris has been named the winner of The Writers Place Screenwriting Competition for his script, THE AVIATOR. Scott A. McConnell won the Teleplay/Short Script competition with his script, CONFESS. [Updated: 01/09/2004]

Writers Place Announces Competition Finalists

The Writers Place (TWP) has announced the finalists in both their full-length and teleplay/short writing competitions for the period of May through October 2003. [Updated: 12/08/2003]

Interviews

MovieBytes Interview:Screenwriter Debi Calabro

An interview with screenwriter Debi Calabro regarding the Writers Place Writing Competition. [Updated: 01/06/2015]

MovieBytes Interview:Screenwriter Carlton Witherell

An interview with screenwriter Carlton Witherell regarding the Writers Place Writing Competition. [Updated: 07/23/2013]

MovieBytes Interview:Screenwriter Christine Autrand Mitchell

An interview with screenwriter Christine Autrand Mitchell regarding the Writers Place Writing Competition. [Updated: 05/09/2012]

MovieBytes Interview:Screenwriter Diane Meyer

An interview with screenwriter Diane Meyer regarding the Writers Place Writing Competition. [Updated: 02/24/2010]

MovieBytes Interview:Screenwriter Deana Costner

An interview with screenwriter Deana Costner regarding the Writers Place Writing Competition. [Updated: 02/12/2009]

MovieBytes Interview:Screenwriter Elizabeth Hamlett

An interview with screenwriter Elizabeth Hamlett regarding the Writers Place Writing Competition. [Updated: 07/29/2008]

MovieBytes Interview:Screenwriter Jonathan Harnisch

An interview with screenwriter Jonathan Harnisch regarding the Writers Place Writing Competition. [Updated: 07/22/2007]

MovieBytes Interview:Screenwriter Diana Kemp-Jones

An interview with screenwriter Diana Kemp-Jones regarding the Writers Place Writing Competition. [Updated: 01/24/2007]

MovieBytes Interview:Screenwriter Robert Heske

An interview with screenwriter Robert Heske regarding the Writers Place Writing Competition. [Updated: 01/02/2007]

MovieBytes Interview:Screenwriter Don Rosenblit

An interview with screenwriter Don Rosenblit regarding the Writers Place Writing Competition. [Updated: 11/02/2006]

MovieBytes Interview:Screenwriter Alan Baxter

An interview with screenwriter Alan Baxter regarding the Writers Place Writing Competition. [Updated: 08/25/2006]

MovieBytes Interview:Screenwriter Jeff Seeman

An interview with screenwriter Jeff Seeman regarding the Writers Place Writing Competition. [Updated: 02/05/2006]

MovieBytes Interview:Screenwriter Parker Briscoe

An interview with screenwriter Parker Briscoe regarding the Writers Place Writing Competition. [Updated: 07/20/2005]

The Writers Place

Contact

P.O. Box 11426
Pensacola, FL 32524-1426
850-476-1405 (voice)
850-476-1039 (fax)

Web:
http://www.thewritersplace.org
Email:
contest@thewritersplace.org

Contact: Jim Fischer, Cofounder/Director of Administration

Report Card

Overall: 3 stars3 stars3 stars (3.1/5.0)
Professionalism: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (4.2/5.0)
Feedback: 4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars (4.5/5.0)
Signficance: 2.5 stars2.5 stars2.5 stars (2.7/5.0)
Report Cards: 24    
Have you entered?
Submit a Report card

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