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Las Vegas International Film Festival

Final Deadline: 04/15/2013 (expired)

The Las Vegas International Film Festival is one of Las Vegas' premiere film events, taking place annually in the heart of the entertainment capital of the world. Dedicated to showcasing and promoting the finest quality films and screenplays that the entertainment world has to offer, our mission is to bridge the gap between independent film audiences and filmmakers, as well as to connect emerging filmmakers with established industry professionals.

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Las Vegas Screenplay Contest

Final Deadline: 02/28/2015

The Las Vegas Screenplay Contest stands with the few elite and respected screenwriting competitions that can deliver on the promises of prestige and prominence for its winners. We are extremely proud to provide a level of service above and beyond what you will find in the majority of screenplay contests. Our pride comes from our extraordinary staff that has over 30 years of experience and thrives on helping make dreams come true.

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Launch Pad Pilot Competition

Final Deadline: 01/31/2014 (expired)

Our main goal is to provide a community for those in the industry and seeking to enter the industry to gather on a level playing field. With this in mind, we’ve not only become the premiere tracking board for both groups, but we’ve also gone to great lengths to ensure our members are always given the opportunities to succeed. Our grand prize winner will be broadcast across the industry, the site, our partnering sites, and will be mailed to our exclusive mailing list of over 15,000 people, our industry insider list of over 5,500 people, and will be sent individually to agents, managers, executives and producers well beyond our judges panel.

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Launch Pad Screenwriting Competition

Final Deadline: 03/31/2013 (expired)

After a very successful run launching several young careers via our very own TB Recommends program, we have spent the past few months seeking out ways to expand on the idea of what most writers seek in a screenwriting competition – a chance to launch a career and succeed at what they love. And, after several months of conversations with the agents, managers, producers and executives that make up our community and judges panel, we believe we’ve found an excellent expansion to what we set out to do here at TB.

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Lillian & Varnum Paul Screenwriting Contest

Final Deadline: 02/15/2013 (expired)

The Armenian Dramatic Arts Alliance is pleased to announce the Lillian & Varnum Paul Screenwriting Contest. A $10,000 prize will be awarded in 2013 for a new screenplay based on Armenian themes. The award will be presented publicly at a special event. The award will be administered by the Armenian Dramatic Arts Alliance which has established a panel of noted theatre and film professionals to select the winning script.

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London Film Awards

Final Deadline: 11/15/2014

As a distinguished international film competition, the London Film Awards celebrates and awards independent film's best and brightest talent spanning the globe. The London Film Awards is a medium for both fresh and masterful talent to have their extraordinary work recognized and honored before their industry peers.

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London Independent Film Festival

Final Deadline: Contact contest for deadline info.

The London Independent Film Festival is dedicated to showcasing new emerging film talent.

Overall rating: 1 star User Feedback: 2 Comments

Los Angeles Cinema Film Festival of Hollywood

Final Deadline: 09/05/2012 (expired)

>The goal of the Los Angeles Cinema Festival of Hollywood is to recognize and award talented independent filmmakers and Writers, therefore helping them to increase their distribution and project funding opportunities.

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Los Angeles Film & Script Festival

Final Deadline: Contact contest for deadline info.

Welcome to the Spring LAFSF. The Los Angeles Film and Script Festival was founded on the principles of independent artistic expression. Therefore, we pride ourselves on providing a showcase stage for independent producers, directors and writers from around the globe trying to increase their distribution and production possibilities. We are looking for bodies of work that exemplify originality, creativity and expressiveness between our 16 categories.

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Los angeles International Underground Film Festival

Final Deadline: 11/06/2013 (expired)

The Los angeles International Underground Film Festival celebrates the efforts and accomplishments of true underground artists from around the world. Filmmakers, writers, etc., who capitalize on their creative intuition to create memorable and inspiring pieces of work when major budgets do not exist.

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Los Angeles Reel Film Festival

Final Deadline: 05/23/2012 (expired)

The Los Angeles Reel Film Festival's aim is to seek out, acknowledge and award the many talented independent filmmakers and writers who may not get the recognition they deserve through many of the more political and commercial film festivals. The LARFF recognizes filmmakers and screenwriters who demonstrate exceptional achievement in craft and creativity.

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Los Angeles Screenplay Competition

Final Deadline: 08/31/2013 (expired)

Before any film is cast, financed, produced or distributed, there must be a high quality screenplay. The Los Angeles Screenplay Competition is run by people who produce feature films. We are specifically looking for screenplays to produce and talented screenwriters to contract to write screenplays for production.

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MANIACAL

Final Deadline: 09/30/2013 (expired)

To write a short 20 page screenplay titled, 'MANIACAL', suitable for future production, based on the following log line: Sweet young girl’s life is turned upside down by a destructive life-changing event that causes her to become a cold blooded revenge killer. The cash PURCHASE Prize is $350.00. In the event the winning screenplay is produced, writer will receive a writer credit.

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MARZA Story Circus Competition

Final Deadline: Contact contest for deadline info.

MARZA ANIMATION PLANET INC. (CEO: Koichi Fukazawa), the new film production arm of Sega Sammy group, and 100 Meter Films (CEO: John Williams) are pleased to launch the MARZA Story Circus competition. MARZA's company vision is to produce "Delightful stories for children all over the world!" MARZA aims to produce feature-length CGI animated films for global distribution.

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Metropolitan Film Festival of New York

Final Deadline: 05/29/2012 (expired)

The Metropolitan Film Festival takes pleasure in acknowledging independent filmmakers and writers by providing them with an opportunity to be awarded for their work.

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Mexico International Film Festival

Final Deadline: Contact contest for deadline info.

The Mexico International Film Festival is now accepting entries of short and feature length screenplays, stage plays, and teleplays. The annual scriptwriting competition is a way for new and veteran scriptwriters to showcase their talents among industry professionals.

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Moondance International Film Festival

Final Deadline: 07/30/2014

The objective of the Moondance International Film Festival is to inspire, motivate, promote and encourage the best writers & independent filmmakers, from every country in the world, and to inspire a greater understanding about the vital role of the arts in enhancing creativity, community spirit, and the preservation of our cultural heritage.

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Mountain Film Awards

Final Deadline: Contact contest for deadline info.

With a mission to entertain, enlighten and enrich through film, the Mammoth Mountain Film Festival fosters appreciation for the art of movie making and its power to inspire and communicate a richness of ideas and cultures, with an emphasis on environmental issues and mountain culture. The festival celebrates and recognizes the winning films and filmmakers at the annual Awards Ceremony and Filmmakers Dinner, which then segues into a relaxing weekend where guests bask in the beauty of Mammoth, mingle with filmmakers and film-buffs, and stimulate all of the senses with world-class skiing, snowboarding and winter sports.

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MoviePoet.com ~ Feature Contest

Final Deadline: 01/31/2014 (expired)

Our goal is threefold: help writers improve their craft, celebrate our best work, and connect writers and their scripts with filmmakers.

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MoviePoet.com ~ Short Screenplay Contest

Final Deadline: Monthly on the last day of each month.

Our goal is threefold: help writers improve their craft, celebrate our best work, and connect writers and their scripts with filmmakers.

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NAMIC Writers' Workshop

Final Deadline: Contact contest for deadline info.

Held semi-annually, NAMIC Writers' Workshops are presented as part of the association's on-going efforts to increase the representation of African American, Asian, Hispanic, and Native American creators of original content across the communications industry's entertainment platforms.

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Nantucket Film Festival Screenplay Competition

Final Deadline: 03/29/2013 (expired)

The Nantucket Film Festival - unique in its dedication to supporting and promoting the art of screenwriting - launched the Showtime Tony Cox Screenplay Competition in 1996. The Festival's screenwriting focus was inspired by Nantucket's rich history as a writer's retreat and is one of the main reasons for the event's distinction as an important cultural institution.

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Nashville Film Festival Screenwriting Competition

Final Deadline: 02/03/2014 (expired)

The Nashville Film Festival seeks to give writers the recognition, cash and connections they deserve. We’re offering more than $55,000 in cash and prizes – including Silver-Level Laminates to the Nashville Film Festival to all semifinalists and finalists – and the chance to have your winning scripts read by major studios and production companies.

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Nevada Film Festival

Final Deadline: 10/15/2014

Taking place each year in the beautiful and exciting city of Las Vegas, the Nevada Film Festival is the Silver State’s annual celebration of the very best in American and international cinema, bringing together top independent filmmakers, growing audiences and the film industry professionals who make it all possible. The Nevada Film Festival offers filmgoers a rare opportunity to meet the filmmakers.

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Nevada Film Office Screenwriting Competition

Final Deadline: 08/31/2013 (expired)

The NFO competition seeks to provide unsold writers a means to hone their craft as writers, get them a proverbial "a foot in the door" into the filmmaking industry, while encouraging the creation of scripts (and hopefully future productions) specific to Nevada.

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New Media Scripts Competition

Final Deadline: 05/01/2014

New Media Film Festival Honors Stories Worth Telling. Judges from Pixar, FOX, The Caucus and other industry leaders. NEW MEDIA SCRIPT COMPEITION - If you write stories worth telling, this is the category for you. Whether it is short of long form, animation, comedy, sitcom, drama, webseries, anything scripted, this is for you.

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New York Screenplay Contest

Final Deadline: 08/20/2014

The New York Screenplay Contest is a global screenwriting contest designed to launch careers and provide recognition and network opportunities to the world's best new voices in screenwriting for film and television. The New York Screenplay Contest awards its winners with cash, prizes, sponsorship packages, and meetings with leading industry professionals.

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NHFX Screenwriting Competition

Final Deadline: Contact contest for deadline info.

This contest is restricted to new writers residing in New England and the Canadian Maritimes. It's objective is to identify local talent, and expose it to a broader market.

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Nickelodeon Writing Fellowship Program

Final Deadline: 02/28/2014 (expired)

Nickelodeon’s Writing Program offers aspiring television writers, with diverse backgrounds and experiences, the opportunity to hone their skills while writing for our live action and animated shows. Participants will have hands-on interaction with executives writing spec scripts and pitching story ideas. The Program, developed to broaden Nickelodeon's outreach efforts, provides a salaried position for up to one year.

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Notes & Grace Notes Monthly Contests

Final Deadline: Monthly

Notes & Grace Notes is an online writing competition seeking to reward and promote excellent writing. Half of all the sites revenue goes into the prize pot-- creating a growing cash award that begins at $50 per category and grows with the site and the number of entries.

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NYC Midnight Screenwriter's Challenge

Final Deadline: Contact contest for deadline info.

The mission of the Screenwriter's Challenge is to discover and support a new wave of talented storytellers from around the world. The Challenge is organized by NYC Midnight Movie Making Madness, LLC. NYC Midnight aims to provide the prizes and exposure necessary for writers to take their next big step towards writing professionally.

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NYLA International Film Festival

Final Deadline: Contact contest for deadline info.

The chief principle behind the NYLA International film festival is to create prominent networking and artistic interaction between talented independent filmmakers,writers, distributors and film enthusiast. The New York Los Angeles International Film Festival is a biannual event taking place in two of the biggest media cities in the world.

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NYTVF Comedy Central Short Pilot Competition

Final Deadline: Contact contest for deadline info.

The New York Television Festival and Comedy Central have teamed up to offer aspiring TV writers and producers the opportunity to win $7,500 and a development deal with Comedy Central! Comedy Central is looking for fun, fresh points of view that fit into the Comedy Central brand of comedy. The following scripted-comedy formats would apply: sketch, narrative/single-camera sitcom, animated and "late night" comedy (game shows, panel shows, etc.

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Ohio Independent Screenplay Awards

Final Deadline: 09/07/2013 (expired)

Personal coverage and feedback from programmers and readers on your screenplay will be available to every screenplay entrant. Cash prizes are awarded in each of three categories — Best Screenplay, Best Voice of Color Screenplay (written by or about people of color), and Best Northcoast Screenplay (set in or about northern Ohio). Additionally, one winning screenplay will be chosen to be read at SCRIPT MILL, Independent Pictures' un-staged screenplay reading program, in November 2011.

Overall rating: 2 stars2 stars User Feedback: 2 Comments

Omaha Film Festival

Final Deadline: 11/11/2013 (expired)

The Omaha Film Festival celebrates the artistic, educational, and historical importance of motion pictures. It gives independent film artists a platform for sharing their work and creating a dialogue with the community. It introduces audiences to innovative new films and past masterworks of cinema. It promotes the discussion and study of filmmaking.

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One in Ten Screenplay Competition

Final Deadline: 09/01/2014

To promote gay and lesbian material in a positive light.

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Oregon Film Festival

Final Deadline: Contact contest for deadline info.

The Oregon Film Festival serves as a showcase to honor and celebrate the brightest talent in the global filmmaking community while expanding the both the audience and appetite for independent film in the state of Oregon. The Oregon Film Festival believes that independent films broaden the palette of cinema, seeding the global culture with new ideas, kindling awareness, and fostering activism.

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OUTFEST Screenwriting Lab

Final Deadline: Contact contest for deadline info.

Nurturing emerging screenwriters and outstanding LGBT-themed screenplays.

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Ozark Foothills FilmFest Screenwriting Competition

Final Deadline: 12/01/2013 (expired)

The competition focuses on showcasing the work of emerging screenwriters who have not had their work produced or optioned. The competition is especially committed to encouraging writers from rural areas.

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PAGE International Screenwriting Awards

Final Deadline: 05/15/2014

The PAGE Awards competition was established by an alliance of Hollywood producers, agents, and development execs. Our goal: to discover the most exciting new scripts by up-and-coming writers from across the country and around the world. And due to the success of our winning writers, the PAGE Awards have rapidly become one of the most important sources for new screenwriting talent within the Hollywood community and worldwide.

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Palm Street Films Annual Script Contest

Final Deadline: 04/30/2014

Palm Street Films is a writer-friendly production company looking for new talent and new material. This is our third contest and both scripts that won our first two contests were put into production. All entries qualify for potential production and the grand prize winners will receive cash prizes.

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Persona Non Grata

Final Deadline: 04/30/2012 (expired)

A new production fund that is designed to support and facilitate the creation of unconventional independent cinema that pushes the boundaries of film language. Filmmakers can apply with their scripts on Persona Non Grata’s site (http://personanongrata.org/) to compete for an opportunity to direct their film. The first round of the script-to-screen competition will result in the production of a feature film with a budget of at least $250,000.

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Philadelphia's SCREENPLAY FEST - An Online Screenplay Competition

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POST Your Screenplay Online. Meet 100+ Hollywood Execs at Pitchfest. Story Lessons from Master Instructor ROBERT MCKEE. Get Feedback, Exposure & multiple Script Analysis Packages. E-Queries to 6,000+ Execs. Win over $5000 in AWARDS. Our goal is to improve the Writer's Screenplay to the max, and get it in the hands of Industry Execs who can open doors for the writer.

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Pocono Mountains Film Festival

Final Deadline: Contact contest for deadline info.

The Pocono Mountains Film Festival is a non-profit organization established to provide some of the best independent filmmakers in the world the opportunity to showcase their work. Filmmakers are afforded the opportunity to network with the best professionals in the industry.

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Praxis Screenplay Competition

Final Deadline: 06/22/2012 (expired)

Praxis Centre for Screenwriters is a non-profit organization devoted to the professional development of Canadian screenwriters and filmmakers. Located in Vancouver, Canada, we serve to support and stimulate the production of innovative Canadian feature films though screenplay and screenwriter development. We run the compeition twice a year, with deadlines of June 30th and Dec.

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Project c2c - Turn Your Sceenplay into a Feature Film

Final Deadline: Contact contest for deadline info.

Screenwriting Competition wherein the Winning Screenplay will be Produced as a Low Budget Feature Film. All entries judged/written coverage by THREE studio or certified readers; all entries will will receive that coverage. 2nd Ovjective: to advance, educate and promote winners. Crewed by industry professionals; using the latest HD digital technology available.

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Prototype

Final Deadline: 08/31/2013 (expired)

"Prototype" is an online film program in partnership with New Regency Productions, the studio behind "Fight Club" and "The Internship." The program will utilize Break Media’s vast digital platforms to discover up and coming directorial talent and connect them directly with Hollywood. Eight promising filmmakers will be awarded $20,000 each to direct their own action, sci-fi or effects-driven short film.

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Public Safety Writers Association

Final Deadline: Contact contest for deadline info.

Founded in 1997 as the Police Writers Club, the Public Safety Writers Association is open to both new and experienced, published and not yet published writers. Members include police officers, civilian police personnel, firefighters, fire support personnel, emergency personnel, security personnel and others in the public safety field. Also represented are those who write about public safety including mystery writers, magazine writers, journalists and those who are simply interested in the genre.

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QuickFilmBudget.com Short Film Contest

Final Deadline: Contact contest for deadline info.

QuickFilmBudget.com is now accepting short scripts (5 pages or less) that present an effective story with a beginning, middle, and end, which can easily be produced. Screenplays can be any genre or subject. Quick Film Budget will judge each submission based on screenplay, budget and a one page filmmaker's statement. All budgets must be created by QuickFilmBudget.

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R.I.P Horror Film Festival Script Contest

Final Deadline: 10/15/2013 (expired)

To promote and celebrate all things horror and to foster new horror voices.

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