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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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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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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.

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

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

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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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.

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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.

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

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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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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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

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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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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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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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

Extreme Short Script Contest

Final Deadline: 11/15/2013 (expired)

To find a short script for production.

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The Happy Writers

Final Deadline: 11/15/2013 (expired)

To ignite writers' careers and connect them with our vast network of top level production companies, agencies and managers.

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Storyboard TV - Longform TV Script Competition

Final Deadline: 12/01/2013 (expired)

Storyboard TV is an online community of writers, readers, and television watchers that believes in the power of episodic, fictional television to document, enhance, and transform people's lives for the better. The object of Storyboard's long form script competition is to jump start this community and to empower new writers to start creating scripts for television.

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ScreenCraft Action & Thriller Script Contest

Final Deadline: 12/15/2013 (expired)

We're looking for BIG ACTION MOVIES and carefully crafted THRILLERS. Whether you have a tense thriller or a huge, effects-driven action film, WE WANT TO READ YOUR SCREENPLAY. ScreenCraft's screenwriting contests are targeted by genre in order to create the most relevant and helpful prize package for emerging screenwriters looking for exposure to industry executives, producers, agents and managers.

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AFC Storytelling International Screenplay Competition

Final Deadline: 12/30/2013 (expired)

The AFC Storytelling International Screenwriting Competition was conceived to promote understanding of African life through screenplays and documentary projects and to create greater international cooperation in bringing African subject matters and locales to the screen. First held in 1998, this Competition inspired writers from around the world to creatively contribute to a better cultural understanding of Africa.

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CreativeScope Awards

Final Deadline: 12/31/2013 (expired)

To provide the best all-around screenplay evaluation. We seek to promote the most artistic screenplays, hoping to advance the careers of aspiring writers.

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ScreenCraft Screenwriting Fellowship

Final Deadline: 01/15/2014 (expired)

The Fellowship is designed to advance the careers of talented screenwriters through ongoing consultation and introductions to key entertainment executives and talent representatives. This is not merely a contest; it is a chance to enter an intensive program meant to foster relationships with industry professionals. With this first-annual fellowship, we aim to cultivate a growing community of visionary screenwriters with meaningful connections to industry veterans and mentors.

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L.A. Comedy Scripts Screenplay Competition

Final Deadline: 01/17/2014 (expired)

The number one stop for comedy scripts and comedy short films! L.A. Comedy Shorts Film Festival and Screenplay Competition is dedicated to getting you noticed. Getting you introduced to people who will hire you. Oh yeah, and we REALLY want you to have a good time! ABOUT THE FESTIVAL In our first five years, we were voted one of the ''Top Ten Film Festivals in the U.

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

Comedy Ninja Film and Screenplay Festival

Final Deadline: 01/20/2014 (expired)

L.A.'s COMEDY NINJA Film Festival aims to be an uproarious three-day comedy free-for-all that will have audiences rolling in the aisles as it showcases the funniest work of comedic performers, directors and writers from around the globe.

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Big Story Screenwriting Competition

Final Deadline: 01/30/2014 (expired)

The Big Story Group 2013 Screenwriting Competition will provide writers with the opportunity to gain experience and traction in writing feature length screenplay content. Winners will benefit from industry exposure and expert feedback on their scripts. In addition to awards for the top ten entries, all entrants will receive basic coverage for their submitted script.

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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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YouPix.org Where Scripts get a Shot!

Final Deadline: 03/01/2014 (expired)

In Hollywood your script has about a One in a Million chance of being produced ... That sucks! At YouPix.org your script has a One in a Thousand chance of being produced ... That sucks less. No Script or Short Film competition offers you as much as YouPix.org. Our winners make a movie. An actual movie – you don't get a trophy, prize or a monetary gesture that gets you no further in your career.

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Hill Country Film Festival

Final Deadline: 03/14/2014 (expired)

Where raw talent meets raw beauty. HCFF is a five-day independent film festival in the heart of the picturesque Hill Country in Fredericksburg, Texas. The Hill Country Film Festival accepts short and feature films as well as hosts a Short Screenplay Competition (10 pages or less) and a Feature Screenplay Competition (70-120 pages).

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theOffice Fellowship

Final Deadline: 03/15/2014 (expired)

We are once again offering a FREE 6-MONTH FELLOWSHIP to theOffice. theOffice is a quiet, communal workspace in Brentwood, CA. Our members get free coffee & tea, wifi, Aeron chairs and peace of mind, all in the company of likeminded writers. The fellowship works like this: You send us a sample of your best piece of writing along with why you want this.

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American Movie Awards

Final Deadline: 03/31/2014 (expired)

The American Movie Awards were originally founded in 1980 with winners such as Meryl Streep, Warren Beatty, Clint Eastwood, and Steven Spielberg. The event's mission is to award and recognize the very best in independent filmmaking and screenwriting and to help launch the careers of talented new filmmakers and screenwriters. The American Movie Awards have reemerged to become one of indie film's most respected symbols of success.

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NYC PictureStart Film Festival

Final Deadline: 04/15/2014 (expired)

The NYC PictureStart Film Festival (NYCPSFF) showcases short films from all over the world from emerging filmmakers as well as those already established in the industry. NYCPSFF accepts short films of all genres, narrative and documentaries. Submissions of short films and short film scripts are sought from filmmakers and screenwriters of all backgrounds and levels of experience and entries are accepted year-round.

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Hoboken International Film Festival

Final Deadline: 04/20/2014 (expired)

Hoboken International Film Festival ("HIFF") is dedicated to showcasing and promoting fine non-studio films, TV pilots, and screenplays from filmmakers throughout the United States and internationally. Now in its ninth year, the 2014 Hoboken International Film Festival ("HIFF") is being held May 30 to June 5, 2014 at the breathtaking Paramount Theater in Middletown, New York.

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Scriptapalooza Screenwriting Competition

Final Deadline: 04/21/2014 (expired)

Scriptapalooza was founded in 1998 with the goal of helping as many writers as possible through the competition. We have over 90 production companies, agents and managers reading all the entered scripts. (A complete list of participants is on Scriptapalooza's website.) We actively push the Semifinalists, Finalists, Runners-Up and Winners for a full year with the intention of creating opportunities for the writers.

Overall rating: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars User Feedback: 71 Comments

Writers Store Industry Insider Screenwriting Contest

Final Deadline: 04/30/2014 (expired)

The Industry Insider Screenwriting Contest is a quarterly international competition that facilitates relationships between new writers and Industry leaders looking to help aspirants embark on writing careers. Working from an A-list logline, entrants are challenged to create up to the first 15 pages of an original script based on the given concept.

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