Page Announces 2020 Contest Winners

The winners of the 2020 PAGE International Screenwriting Awards competition have now been announced, and this year’s $25,000 Grand Prize was awarded to Claire Tailyour for her haunting, evocative thriller MOTHER WILD.

In addition, Gold, Silver, and Bronze Prizes have been presented in ten different genre categories, including features, short film scripts and original TV pilots. This year’s talented winners hail from Australia, England, Ireland, Belgium, South Korea, Japan, Morocco, South Africa, Canada, and all across the United States.

Following is a complete list of winners:

GRAND PRIZE

MOTHER WILD
Claire Tailyour
London, England


ACTION/ADVENTURE

Gold Prize
THE DEVIL’S SYMPHONY
Scott Hamilton
Indooroopilly, QLD, Australia

Silver Prize
KINETIC
Chris Dennis
Pleasant View, Tennessee
Bronze Prize
ACHILLES’ GAME: STALEMATE
Noureddine Hifad & Tammy Taz Diaz
Essaouira, Morocco & League City, Texas


COMEDY

Gold Prize
HERE COME THE BASTARDS
Brian Otting
Sherman Oaks, California

Silver Prize
JUMPERS AND CUTTERS
Jake Hulse
Belchertown, Massachusetts

Bronze Prize
EDITH AND THE ELECTRIC RAILWAY
Ra’up McGee
Los Angeles, California


DRAMA

Gold Prize
MISSISSIPPI RATTLESNAKE
Jason William Lee
Vancouver, BC, Canada

Silver Prize
LEMON
Beth Curry
West Hollywood, California

Bronze Prize
SHRIMP
Nicole Jones
Culver City, California


FAMILY FILM

Gold Prize
KEEPSAKE
Connie O’Donahue
Riverton, Wyoming

Silver Prize
RESCUE DOG
Rich Orstad
Los Gatos, California

Bronze Prize
THOSE WE LEAVE BEHIND
Amanda Keener
Oak Island, North Carolina


HISTORICAL FILM

Gold Prize
THE LAST AMERICAN SLAVE
Krystal White
Studio City, California

Silver Prize
SCANDALOUS!
Matthew Fantaci
Los Angeles, California

Bronze Prize
RIDING WITH CHARLIE
Shintaro Ogai
Toda, Saitama, Japan


SCIENCE FICTION

Gold Prize
CONTROL ROOM
Julien Deladriere
Saint-Symphorien, Belgium
Silver Prize
PROJECT SOLOMON
Jesse J. Cook
Brooklyn, New York
Bronze Prize
BEAUTIFUL ALLISON
Pontsho Segodi
Nelspruit, MP, South Africa


THRILLER/HORROR

Gold Prize
ALASKA CHANCE
Lydia Mulvey
Robertstown, Kildare, Ireland
Silver Prize
SUSPECTS
Michael Soll
Sherman Oaks, California

Bronze Prize
ECHO BASE
Mark Keavney
San Jose, California


SHORT FILM

Gold Prize
JOURNEY
Erika Hamilton Loubek
Santa Monica, California

Silver Prize
STRAIGHT MAN
Kelly Jean Karam
Washington, Michigan

Bronze Prize
COPYCATS
Gahee Lee
Seoul, South Korea


TV DRAMA PILOT

Gold Prize
RX
Jared Szafman
Brooklyn, New York

Silver Prize
HOW YA LIKE ME NOW
Craig T. Williams
New York, New York

Bronze Prize
RADICAL
Sam Wright
Ilford, Essex, England


TV COMEDY PILOT

Gold Prize
GUERA
Eileen Alvarez
Los Angeles, California

Silver Prize
MY DAD IS THE GUY FROM SMASH MOUTH
Stephen Guerrieri
New Rochelle, New York

Bronze Prize
ZOMBIE VIDEO
Sarah Bockian
Los Angeles, California

Updated: 10/15/2020

Additional Contest Info: 2021 PAGE International Screenwriting Awards