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Writers Place

The Writers Place

Contact

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

Web: Click here
Email: Click here

Contact: Jim Fischer, Cofounder/Director of Administration

Report Card

Overall: 3 stars3 stars3 stars (3.2/5.0)
Professionalism: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (4.2/5.0)
Feedback: 4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars (4.7/5.0)
Signficance: 2.5 stars2.5 stars2.5 stars (2.7/5.0)
Report Cards: 21    
Have you entered?
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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.

The Writers Place

Contact

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

Web: Click here
Email: Click here

Contact: Jim Fischer, Cofounder/Director of Administration

Report Card

Overall: 3 stars3 stars3 stars (3.2/5.0)
Professionalism: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (4.2/5.0)
Feedback: 4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars (4.7/5.0)
Signficance: 2.5 stars2.5 stars2.5 stars (2.7/5.0)
Report Cards: 21    
Have you entered?
Please submit a Report card.

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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: Click here
Email: Click here

Contact: Jim Fischer, Cofounder/Director of Administration

Report Card

Overall: 3 stars3 stars3 stars (3.2/5.0)
Professionalism: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (4.2/5.0)
Feedback: 4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars (4.7/5.0)
Signficance: 2.5 stars2.5 stars2.5 stars (2.7/5.0)
Report Cards: 21    
Have you entered?
Please submit a Report card.

Contest News

Writers Place Announces Latest Finalists

The Writers Place (TWP) has announced the finalists for their May 2014 through October 2014 screenplay competition.

FULL-LENGTH:
The Stronger Need by Charles Laulette
The Mentors by Jim Eckmann
Aurora by Chen Drachman
Do No Harm by Jeff Shevlowitz
The Earth Below by Mary Ann Watson
Fight the Good Fight by Regina Stewart
Alien In My Pocket by Joe Borriello
JAKE The Power of the Ruby by Rosalyn Rosen
The Moose Head Over The Mantel by Jessi Gotta
Acts of God by W. Reed Moran
Lisa and Sharon Get Married in Utah by Ann Chamberlin
The Hyperbole by Maciej Rogala
No Man's Promised Land by Nathan Thompson
Raythu Rising by Grad Carpenter
Male Delivery by Paul Penley

TELEPLAY/SHORT:
They Call'm the Hook! By Giovanni Sanseviero
Garden of Errors by Roi Tamkin
2Broki Girls - And the Dino by David Minaskanian
Servitude by Deanna Markoff
'Till the Day I Die by Ellen Willis
To the End by Faby Martinez
I-16 by Margina Sisson
The Shining ~ A man called Lappidoth by Phyllis Brown
Happy Anniversary Honey by Jill DeWinter
Peace and War by David Brichetto
Millenials by Luke Silver
Home on the Road by Will Lowell
Notes for the next time I will die by Jay Stefano
Life in the Fast Lane by Debi Calabro
A Good Man by Matias Valenzuela

The order in which the above scripts are listed is no indication of preference. Winners will be announced on January 1st.

Updated: 11/30/2014
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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: Click here
Email: Click here

Contact: Jim Fischer, Cofounder/Director of Administration

Report Card

Overall: 3 stars3 stars3 stars (3.2/5.0)
Professionalism: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (4.2/5.0)
Feedback: 4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars (4.7/5.0)
Signficance: 2.5 stars2.5 stars2.5 stars (2.7/5.0)
Report Cards: 21    
Have you entered?
Please submit a Report card.

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
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