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The Indie Gathering's Screenwriter Contest

Indie Gathering Script Writing Contest

Contact

5009 Storer Ave.
#3
Cleveland, OH 44102

Web: Click here
Email: ray@worldeonline.com

Contact: Ray Szuch

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Overall: 3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars (3.4/5.0)
Professionalism: 4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars (4.6/5.0)
Feedback: 5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars (5.0/5.0)
Signficance: 2 stars2 stars (2.1/5.0)
Report Cards: 7    
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Objective

To recognize excellence in screenwriting of shorts and features in a wide variety of genres.

Deadline/Entry Fees

Deadline Date Entry Fee Days till Deadline
Earlybird December 31, 2017 $35 40
Standard April 24, 2018 $40 154
Late May 8, 2018 $45 168

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Notification: July 1st, 2018

Rules

PLEASE READ ALL RULES BEFORE SUBMITTING!

When submitting your project, please e-mail us with your project information and genre selection at Kristina@WorldEOnline.com. This must be received by e-mail to ensure your submission goes into the proper judging category. Please note that we may, in our own discretion, move your project into a different genre if we feel it is a better fit for that genre. This does not happen often, but we want to ensure your project is in the right category. However, we still need your selected genre e-mailed to us. Please select only ONE.

Script Genres: Action / Comedy / Comedy-Romantic / Drama / Drama-Comedy / Drama-Crime / Drama-Romantic / Family / Fantasy / Horror / Horror-Comedy / Martial Arts / Sci-Fi / Suspense-Thriller / TV Pilot / Web episode / Western

There are NO restrictions as to when your script was completed or where it has been released. Anyone may enter the competition. All entries must receive an average score of 90 or above in the judging process to qualify for award placement.

Please note, if your project qualifies for an award, you or a direct representative from your project must be in attendance at the festival in order to receive any physical awards. Non-attending winners will be e-mailed award certificates after the event.

All submissions - whether accepted or not - come with ONE complimentary 4-day event pass to the festival. Any additional passes must be purchased in advance or at the door.

You may withdraw your submission at any time, but there are no refunds on submissions.

  • By submitting this script, you acknowledge that it is your own original work and you are authorized to submit it to competition.
  • The individual or corporation submitting this script shall indemnify and hold harmless The Indie Gathering from and against any and all claims, liabilities, losses, damages, and expenses (including but not limited to attorney's fees, and costs of the court) which may be incurred by reason of any claim involving copyright, trademark, credits and publicity.

Awards

Awards up to 4th place in each category, as well as honorable mentions. Awards to attending winners include trophies and plaques. Grand champion belt to best overall script. Sponsored awards by Nuvotech (software) and Sell A Script (services).

Indie Gathering Script Writing Contest

Contact

5009 Storer Ave.
#3
Cleveland, OH 44102

Web: Click here
Email: ray@worldeonline.com

Contact: Ray Szuch

Report Card

Overall: 3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars (3.4/5.0)
Professionalism: 4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars (4.6/5.0)
Feedback: 5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars (5.0/5.0)
Signficance: 2 stars2 stars (2.1/5.0)
Report Cards: 7    
Have you entered?
Please submit a Report card.

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Indie Gathering Script Writing Contest

Contact

5009 Storer Ave.
#3
Cleveland, OH 44102

Web: Click here
Email: ray@worldeonline.com

Contact: Ray Szuch

Report Card

Overall: 3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars (3.4/5.0)
Professionalism: 4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars (4.6/5.0)
Feedback: 5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars (5.0/5.0)
Signficance: 2 stars2 stars (2.1/5.0)
Report Cards: 7    
Have you entered?
Please submit a Report card.

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Contest News

IndieGathering Announces 2008 Contest Results

IndieGathering has announced their feature and shorts screenplay contest results:

Script - Features:

Suspense / Thriller
1) Harley Wolf - Mathew Rhoden
2) Unity - Eugene Langlais
3) The Onyx Island - Thomas Rambo
4) Fortress of Sin - Paul Chomicki




Action
1) Lost Weekend - Jason Azicri



Comedy
1) W4W - Andrea Cunning
2) Creatures of Habit - James Ziolkowski
3) Birdbrains - Kiki Hummel




Political / Military Thriller
1) One Nation Under - Eugene Langlais




Slasher
1) Stopping by the Woods on a Rainy Evening - Gerald Schoenewolf




Comedy / Drama
1) From Point A to Point B - Elise Stempky
2) Shifting the Canvas - Chuck Griffith
3) Up a against a Wall - Genna Rivieccio




Comedy Horror
1) Zombie Love - Kenneth Morris
2) Zombie Park - Richard Keel




Crime Drama
1) Angels Out of Bath - Jomo Merritt
2) What Lies Before the Truth - Mike Rose
3) Killer Solitaire - Tom Basham




Fantasy


1) The Swimmer Manuscript - Joseph Kenny




Action


1) The Surfer's Story - Mike Anka
2) Her Swastika Sword - Christopher Canole




Sci-Fi
1) Sleep Traveler - Marcus Hame




Horror


1) Tormor Island - Elise Salomon
2) Cold Hunger - William Alexander




Horror Comedy
1) Pulp Science Fiction - Ron Podell




Drama
1) Wait for me - Brantley Black
2) In the Shadow of the Lighthouse - Carolina Aguilera
3) Mesmerize - Jaq-Lynn Smith
4) Voices - Susan Klos




No Category Listed (Other)
1) My Ticket Home - Patrick Bates
2) I dream of Oprah - Estrelita Krakower / Kingbird and Franklin - Donald Adams
3) The Gospel of Gu - Herbert Marshall




Honorable Mention - Feature Scripts
Eke' Bolos - Stephen Settle
Breathe - Maya Armstrong
Pernicious - John Serafine
While the Day Dies - Thomas Rambo
Seeing John Mellencamp - Rich Machin
Belle Starr - Cynthia Pulham
Trauma Junkie - Tom Hobbs
Anna's Dream - Ken Mora
The Ace of Aces - Geoffrey Breuder
Deadweek - Geoffrey Yeh
Pre-destined - Tyeastia Green
Artifact - Robert Mazzonna
X-Ray - Steve Borsanyi
Body Work - Haik Hakobian
Lust for Love - Eric Song
The Warrior - Derrick Mullins
King of Tragedy - Jesper Tillberg
Chron - Joy Johnson
Chapman - Justin Owensby
Beatnik Girls - Unsok Ringoringo






Script - Shorts



Comedy
1) Therapy - Anthony Spadaccini
2) Metal Story - Frederick Weller
3) If Brad Met Billy Bob - Ron Podell
4) Alone with her Chocolate - Carrie Lee




Fantasy
1) A Temporary Cat - Mara Lesemann


Drama
1) Scars from a Life Once Lived - Anthony Spadaccini
2) Snake - Perry T. Schwartz
3) Bliss - Deanne Devine
4) Time and Tide - Ron Podell




Sci-Fi
1) The Metal Solution - Sebastian Van Hoek




Horror
1) He Knows - Stuart Creque
2) Shadows - Joe Randazzo
3) A.D. - A Parable of Imprisonment - Joe Randazzo
4) The Things we do for Love - John Riddlebaugh




Teen Sports Drama
1) Waiting for Mr. Godfrey - Carrie Lee




Family
1) Masons of Maryville - Luis Saumell




Suspense / Thriller
1) Silence of the Bees - Ron Podell




Drama Comedy
1) The Boardroom - Sebastian Van Hoek




Other - No category
1) No Feeling - Robert Mazzonna
2) Power Out - James Cho
3) The List - Robert Mazzonna
4) Warehouse Weirdoes - John Riddlebaugh




Honorable Mention - Short Scripts
The Ritual - Anthony Spadaccini
Rarefied Solder - Jason Flynn
Unfinished Peace - Frederick Weller
Streetcar - Frederick Weller
Tommy and the Beast - Frederick Weller
Spooky - Hank Vasquez
The Things we do for Love - John Riddlebaugh


Updated: 07/11/2008
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Indie Gathering Script Writing Contest

Contact

5009 Storer Ave.
#3
Cleveland, OH 44102

Web: Click here
Email: ray@worldeonline.com

Contact: Ray Szuch

Report Card

Overall: 3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars (3.4/5.0)
Professionalism: 4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars (4.6/5.0)
Feedback: 5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars (5.0/5.0)
Signficance: 2 stars2 stars (2.1/5.0)
Report Cards: 7    
Have you entered?
Please submit a Report card.

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