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Seventh Annual International Social Uprising Resistance and Grassroots Encouragement (SURGE!) Film Festival

Final Deadline: 09/15/2012 (expired)

Love. The Social Uprising, Resistance and Grassroots Encouragement (SURGE!) Film Festival starts our mission statement with a personal statement of love for everyone all over the world. SURGE was founded over half a decade ago with no funds and no grants based on the foundation of love, equality, access and creating a better world. We made certain that general admission to all films and script reading exhibitions remained free of charge to ensure access to all and we know it is only by love and the will of the people that we not only continue to exist.

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The-GreenLight.com Annual Script Contest

Final Deadline: 09/30/2012 (expired)

Our Objective is to provide new writers with feedback, exposure and cool prizes they can show their friends. Our mission at the-GreenLight.com is to provide new writers with helpful insight and tools to make their writing better.

Overall rating: 4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars User Feedback: 9 Comments

Scriptwriting for Brand Content Contest

Final Deadline: 10/12/2012 (expired)

To promote talented people and to give them the opportunity to receive feedback from production professionals as well as meet European decision-makers of the advertising industry in order to start or to develop a career in advertising. To allow mutual discovery between scriptwriters and producers, every project will be read by members of the Production Cristal Academy.

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Gimme Credit International Screenplay Competition

Final Deadline: 11/09/2012 (expired)

We strive to discover & develop talented writers while offering superior transparency regarding our competition. FEATURES: Recognizing a lack of distinct voices in the screenplays being produced, GSISC has devoted our competition to finding brilliant feature scripts and developing them with our winners to ensure they are production ready.

Overall rating: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars User Feedback: 19 Comments

Script Showcase Screenwriting Competition

Final Deadline: 12/15/2012 (expired)

The objective of the Script Showcase Screenwriting Competition is to give writers a chance to set their work apart from the pack, giving them tremendous industry access along with prizes and giveaways!

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Fifty-Fifty Unlimited

Final Deadline: 12/15/2012 (expired)

Provide an opportunity for novice and experienced writers who are seeking to have their project read for consideration.

Overall rating: 1 star User Feedback: 4 Comments

TV ME! Pitch/Concept Contest for TV Programming

Final Deadline: 12/31/2012 (expired)

Unlike most scriptwriting competitions that require full-length screenplays for movies, scripts for television, or manuscripts for novels – the "TV ME!" Contest requires only a five to fifteen (5-15) page “pitch” of a fresh, new, creative and unique idea for television content. Individuals and writing teams compete for awards and prizes in three different categories.

Overall rating: 4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars User Feedback: 1 Comment

Writers On The Storm Screenplay Contest

Final Deadline: 02/10/2013 (expired)

Batten down the hatches - the STORM is upon us! Welcome, friends, to the sixth annual Writers on the Storm Screenplay Competition. It's been a pleasure to bring this contest to you all for the past few years. And last time out, we got our runner-up Jeremy Shipp (Sleight of Hand) and honorable mention Paul Moxham (Vertically Challenged) signed -- to UNITED TALENT AGENCY and MURAVIOV COMPANY respectively.

Overall rating: 3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars User Feedback: 21 Comments

United Film Festival - Screenwriting Contest

Final Deadline: 02/15/2013 (expired)

The United Film Festival Screenwriting Contest, now in its third year, is an opportunity for the United Film Festival to continue to grow our expansive United network and provide a forum for those who often get overlooked in the world of film production - "the screenwriter." The United Film Festival screens cutting-edge independent films and highly acclaimed classic movies with the audience in mind in six unique cities -Los Angeles, New York, London, San Francisco, Chicago, and Tulsa.

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trackingb.com Original TV Pilot Contest

Final Deadline: 03/03/2013 (expired)

To shine a spotlight on new, fresh voices writing for television.

Overall rating: 3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars User Feedback: 1 Comment

Cash Pot Screenplay Competition

Final Deadline: 03/15/2013 (expired)

Helping screenwriters succeed.

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Words On Screen

Final Deadline: 03/31/2013 (expired)

Words on Screen is aimed at turning stories into actual short film production, thus fulfilling the dream of the authors we are looking forward to meet. We’ve decided not only to offer winners cash prizes, but also the unique chance to develop their scripts into short productions. Our production team, in collaboration with Colorbitor Post Production Unit is offering direct circulation to companies in our network, consultation session for agent representation and most importantly, distribution into international festival circuit, so their stories can be shared and seen by a wider audience.

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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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The Green Screen Challenge

Final Deadline: 04/12/2013 (expired)

Pixel Productions is proud to announce our Green Screen Challenge! Do you have a short script that you’ve always wanted to see come to life? What about a good idea for one that you’ve needed an excuse to write? Well now’s your chance! Enter your short script of between 1 and 2 pages and we’ll shoot it against our green screen cyc wall, edit it for you, and put it out there for everyone to see.

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Sunset Film Festival - Los Angeles

Final Deadline: 04/13/2013 (expired)

MISSION: The mission is simple: Promote filmmakers and screen writers. ABOUT THE FESTIVAL: Lots of films are rejected at film festivals. One of the reasons is that there are too many submissions. Producing a film is one thing. The next step is submitting your film to film festivals. Then you realize that nothing is really happening.

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A Film Writer Screenplay Contest

Final Deadline: 05/01/2013 (expired)

Help discover new or hidden talent that deserves to be recognized by the industry. This is one step towards helping achieve this goal. Every entry receives feedback.

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Screenwriting Goldmine

Final Deadline: 05/09/2013 (expired)

Since 2007, Screenwriting Goldmine has shown a passionate commitment to supporting screenwriters as they develop the skills and contacts to break into the industry. This is the second year of our international screenplay contest, and once again we are searching for five great new writers. We want to introduce them and their work to some very powerful industry players.

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Big Vision Empty Wallet Screenwriting Showcase & Fellowship

Final Deadline: 05/15/2013 (expired)

BVEW’s writing programs are designed to showcase the work of screenwriters and playwrights, getting it into the hands of industry decision-makers and independent producers. The three BVEW Screenwriting Fellows will meet at least once per month for one year with BVEW founders and industry mentors to further their work creatively and professionally.

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Roswell International Film Festival and Digital Shootout

Final Deadline: 05/24/2013 (expired)

The Roswell International Sci-Fi Film Festival and Digital-shootout (RISF) is looking for your short scripts to make into a movie. The RISF 2013 Digital Film Shoot-Out is the only filmmaking experience dedicated to bringing a screenwriters vision from “script to screen” in one week. The RISF Digital Film Shoot-Out will provide crew and equipment (A $50,000 dollar value) to five filmmakers who have the opportunity to direct their winning short that will screen at the RISF Digital Film Gala at the end of the week! This is a non-union, non-pay opportunity, but the RISF committee will be provided lodging, on-set meals, IMDB credit and “significant exposure” at the international film festival.

Overall rating: 3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars User Feedback: 1 Comment

Fresh Voices Pitch Contest

Final Deadline: 05/31/2013 (expired)

Write your next script with professional mentoring! Submit your one-three (1-3) page synopsis, treatment, outline, beat-sheet or concept summary and you could get paid to turn your idea into a feature length screenplay. The Grand Prize winner will work with an established manager/producer who'll offer mentorship, career consultation and professional guidance throughout the development process including feedback and script notes.

Overall rating: 5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars User Feedback: 3 Comments

Screenplay Search Screenwriting Competition

Final Deadline: 06/01/2013 (expired)

Our objective is to discover and promote quality screenplays of any genre.

Overall rating: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars User Feedback: 13 Comments

Writer's Digest Annual Writing Competition

Final Deadline: 06/03/2013 (expired)

Writer’s Digest has been shining a spotlight on up and coming writers in all genres through its Annual Writing Competition for more than 80 years. Enter our 82nd Annual Writing Competition for your chance to win and have your work be seen by editors and agents! The winning entries will also be on display in the 82nd Annual Writer’s Digest Competition Collection.

Overall rating: 4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars User Feedback: 1 Comment

The Oaxaca FilmFest Screenwriter Competition

Final Deadline: 06/14/2013 (expired)

The Oaxaca FilmFest Screenwriter Competition Is Now Accepting Submissions For The 2013 Season. Oaxaca FilmFest announces it's fourth edition, scheduled for November 16th-23rd, 2013 in Oaxaca, Mexico and with the announcement rolls out a aggressive expansion of the Festival's Screen Writing Section. The international film festival was founded in the City of Oaxaca de Juarez, Mexico, in 2010 and is a uniquely successful collaboration between the private and public sector.

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Writers Store Industry Insider Television Writing Contest

Final Deadline: 06/15/2013 (expired)

Some of today's most exciting storytelling happens on the small screen. From dramas like Homeland, Mad Men and Breaking Bad to comedies like The Big Bang Theory and Modern Family, television has evolved to become the writer's realm, where the most talented scribes rule season after season. Sound like a dream job? Then get ready for your chance to break in to the dynamic world of writing for TV! The Industry Insider Television Writing Contest is a one-of-a-kind competition that offers every entrant the unique chance to learn about the Industry, while also creating and writing a television pilot script.

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Table Read My Screenplay Contest

Final Deadline: 07/15/2013 (expired)

2 Grand Prize Winners will win a trip and Producers Badge to the AUSTIN FILM FESTIVAL & CONFERENCE and have a Table Reading of your screenplay by Professional Actors! Alvaro Rodriguez to narrate your 'Table Read'.

Overall rating: 2.5 stars2.5 stars2.5 stars User Feedback: 3 Comments

All Sports Los Angeles Film Festival

Final Deadline: 07/31/2013 (expired)

We're here to promote the art of screenwriting and filmmaking in the world of sports and competition.

Overall rating: 5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars User Feedback: 2 Comments

Brownfish Short Film Festival NYC

Final Deadline: 08/01/2013 (expired)

From page to production, from production to profession, the Brownfish Short Film Festival NYC (BSFFNYC) is dedicated to helping filmmakers get their films seen, distributed and grow their career paths by showcasing short films under 20 minutes competing for cash awards in the categories: Comedy, Drama, Documentary and Animation. The BSFFNYC presents a Short Screenplay Competition where short screenplays 15 pages and under have staged reading and compete for cash awards in the categories of Comedy and Drama.

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Imagination Series Film Competition

Final Deadline: 08/04/2013 (expired)

Read the short script written by Geoffrey Fletcher. It's been stripped of all stage direction and genre. YOU decide everything about how these words play out on screen. Write your treatment and submit. No experience required, just imagination.

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Script Exposure Screenwriting Competition

Final Deadline: 08/15/2013 (expired)

The Script Exposure Screenwriting competition main objective is to find great scripts in any genre and pass them on to working Hollywood professionals, such as: Agents, Managers and Producers. We're about helping the screenwriter get connected. And with a very low entry fee of $20, The Script Exposure Screenwriting competition is the most affordable competition any writer can enter.

Overall rating: 3 stars3 stars3 stars User Feedback: 2 Comments

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.

Overall rating: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars User Feedback: 2 Comments

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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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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A Film Writer Character Challenge Contest

Final Deadline: 08/31/2013 (expired)

A unique character contest challenge to help writers create great characters for their Screenplays, TV Scripts and Shorts. All entries receive feedback on characters.

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We Got Spirit TV Series

Final Deadline: 09/02/2013 (expired)

We are looking for TV writers who want to get in on the ground floor (actually the sub-basement) of a new series. We are in the process of funding the venture through Kickstarter. Once we have the funds, we will need a writer's room. We'd like to get people familiar with the concept now so that we can hit the ground running. We will be accepting pitches for stand alone episodes for the series now.

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American Zoetrope Screenplay Contest

Final Deadline: 09/04/2013 (expired)

The contest's aim is to seek out and encourage compelling film narratives, and to introduce the next generation of great screenwriters to today's leading production companies and agencies.

Overall rating: 2.5 stars2.5 stars2.5 stars User Feedback: 12 Comments

Screenplay Festival

Final Deadline: 09/06/2013 (expired)

As one of the highest rated contests on MovieBytes, Screenplay Festival was established to help eliminate this "chicken and egg" problem. By accepting all submitted screenplays and judging them based upon their quality -- not their source or their standardized formatting or the quality of the brads holding them together -- Screenplay Festival looks to give undiscovered screenwriters an opportunity to rise above the crowd.

Overall rating: 4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars User Feedback: 34 Comments

Richmond International Film Festival (Screenplays & Films)

Final Deadline: 09/15/2013 (expired)

The Richmond International Film Festival (RIFF) is an inclusive and spirited festival designed to honor true film artists. RIFF welcomes produced films and screenplays of all genres and niches (features & shorts). The festival offers an array of film screenings, industry panels, Q&As, live musical performances, and entertainment mixers that bring the spirit of Hollywood to beautiful Richmond, Virginia at the historic Byrd Theatre.

Overall rating: 4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars User Feedback: 1 Comment

ScreenCraft Pilot Launch

Final Deadline: 09/15/2013 (expired)

Brought to you by ScreenCraft and Script Chix, our mission is to connect great TV scripts with great producers and network executives. If you are an aspiring screenwriter with a one hour drama pilot teleplay, we want to read your script!

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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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Howling Myth Media Screenplay Contest

Final Deadline: 09/30/2013 (expired)

Writing a story is an act of creation, an illuminating feat unto itself, regardless of whether it ever appears on the silver screen. This contest means to recognize the creative efforts of writers who have endowed their work with spirit, vigor, and a spark of intrigue.

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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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trackingb.com Screenplay Contest

Final Deadline: 10/27/2013 (expired)

We don't offer any of the usual screenplay contest smoke and mirrors. No coverage from someone being paid $10 per script (please ask Mom). No cash (please ask Grandma) or writing clinics from gurus who have never sold a screenplay (Dad?). What our winners do receive is: INDUSTRY ACCESS AND INDUSTRY READS.

Overall rating: 3 stars3 stars3 stars User Feedback: 3 Comments

Write Reality TV

Final Deadline: 10/31/2013 (expired)

Write Reality is a competition dedicated to finding the next hit reality show idea. Entrants are asked to write a short summary of their idea for a chance to win cash prizes totaling $2200 and consideration by top reality production companies such as MPH Entertainment (The Dog Whisperer), 44 Blue Productions (Lock Up), GRB Entertainment (Intervention), Buck Productions (Cake Walk), T Group Productions (Storage Wars) and Paper Route Productions (Yukon Men).

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Fresh Voices Original Screenplay Competition

Final Deadline: 11/07/2013 (expired)

The 2013 Fresh Voices Screenplay Competition has an all-star lineup of industry judges and even greater opportunities for our winners to launch their career! Acclaimed Hollywood director Joel Schumacher (St. Elmo's Fire, Time To Kill, Batman Forever, 8MM, Phone Booth, Tigerland, Phantom of the Opera, Trespass, House of Cards) and top literary manager Evan Cavic (Principato-Young Ent.

Overall rating: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars User Feedback: 23 Comments

StoryPros International Screenplay Contest

Final Deadline: 11/10/2013 (expired)

To promote and support new talent and continue our pledge of creating opportunities for new writers by providing financial rewards, software to assist in future projects, and promotion of the writer and project to agents, studios and production companies. Our winners are routinely requested by top entertainment industry people and many winners have either gained representation and/or had their screenplays optioned.

Overall rating: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars User Feedback: 24 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.

Overall rating: 3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars User Feedback: 1 Comment

Cinequest Screenwriting Competition

Final Deadline: 11/11/2013 (expired)

The Cinequest Screenwriting Competition continues to empower global connectivity between screenwriters, filmmakers, producers, and innovators. Now in its tenth year, the competition retains a stellar reputation that hinges in no small part on its knack for exhibiting a compelling mix of stories from around the globe and providing opportunities for writers to tap into a network recognized for accelerating the drive towards success.

Overall rating: 3 stars3 stars3 stars User Feedback: 7 Comments

Writers Place

Final Deadline: 11/15/2013 (expired)

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.

Overall rating: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars User Feedback: 14 Comments

Extreme Short Script Contest

Final Deadline: 11/15/2013 (expired)

To find a short script for production.

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Emerging Screenwriters Screenplay Competition

Final Deadline: 11/15/2013 (expired)

Our goal is to help you, the emerging screenwriter develop as a storyteller, show off your talents to industry, and give you some cash to help propel you along in your screenwriting career. The new season of the Emerging Screenwriters Screenplay Competition is proud to announce that we are offering $25,000 in cash prizes as well as a chance to go to Robert McKee's Story Seminar in New York to learn in-depth techniques and lessons on story.

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