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Page Turner Screenplays - First 15 New!

Final: 03/30/2020
WSPro Discount: $5.00

ScreenCraft Sci-Fi & Fantasy Screenwriting Competition

Final: 03/31/2020
WSPro Discount: No

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Inroads Screenwriting Fellowship

Final: 03/31/2020
WSPro Discount: No

100 Screenplays

Extended: 03/31/2020
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Your Script Produced! International Film/TV/Short Script Competition. Now Open For Submissions! $250,000.00 GRAND PRIZE!

Creative World Awards

Extended: 03/31/2020
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Broaden Your Horizons Screenwriting Competition New!

Final: 03/31/2020
WSPro Discount: No

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Austin After Dark Film Festival

Final: 03/31/2020
WSPro Discount: No

Portland Comedy Film Festival

Final: 03/31/2020
WSPro Discount: $10.00

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UCLA Extension Screenplay Competition

Final: 04/01/2020
WSPro Discount: No

Orlando International Film Festival New!

Final: 04/01/2020
WSPro Discount: $5.00

11th Annual New Media Film Festival

Final: 04/03/2020
WSPro Discount: $15.00

New York International Screenplay Awards

extended deadline: 04/10/2020
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Scriptapalooza Features & Shorts Competition

Final: 04/13/2020
WSPro Discount: No

Scriptapalooza Fellowship

Final: 04/13/2020
WSPro Discount: No

Scriptapalooza TV Writing Competition

Final: 04/13/2020
WSPro Discount: No

Seattle International Screenwriting Honors

Final: 04/14/2020
WSPro Discount: $15.00

West Hollywood New Media and Screenplay Competition

Final: 04/14/2020
WSPro Discount: $10.00

Stage to Screen Romantic Comedy Script Contest New!

Final: 04/14/2020
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Breaking Walls Thriller Screenplay Contest

Extended: 04/18/2020
WSPro Discount: $5.00

CineStory Foundation Feature Retreat and Fellowship

Extended: 04/19/2020
WSPro Discount: $5.00

2020 PAGE International Screenwriting Awards

Final: 04/20/2020
WSPro Discount: No

The Writers Lab

Extended: 04/22/2020
WSPro Discount: No

True Story Screenplay Competition

Extended: 04/22/2020
WSPro Discount: No

Stage 32 Microbudget Horror Script Contest New!

Final: 04/22/2020
WSPro Discount: No

SENE Film Festival Screenplay Competition

Regular: 04/24/2020
WSPro Discount: No

trackingb.com Original TV Pilot Contest

Really Late: 04/27/2020
WSPro Discount: No

Big Apple Film Festival Screenplay Competition

Final: 04/27/2020
WSPro Discount: No

Humanitas New Voices

Extended: 04/30/2020
WSPro Discount: No

ScreenCraft Comedy Screenwriting Competition

Final: 04/30/2020
WSPro Discount: No

StoryPros Awards Contest

Final: 04/30/2020
WSPro Discount: $10.00

CI 30-Day Screenwriting Challenge New!

Final: 04/30/2020
WSPro Discount: $10.00

Florida Short Script Challenge

Final: 04/30/2020
WSPro Discount: No

Academy Nicholl Fellowships in Screenwriting

Late: 05/01/2020
WSPro Discount: No

CBS Diversity Institute

Final: 05/01/2020
WSPro Discount: No

Shore Scripts - Short Film Fund

Final: 05/02/2020
WSPro Discount: No

Launch Pad Pilots Competition

Final: 05/08/2020
WSPro Discount: No

Austin Film Festival Script Competition

Final for Features, Teleplays, and Shorts: 05/15/2020
WSPro Discount: No

Austin Film Festival Playwriting Competition

Final: 05/15/2020
WSPro Discount: No

The Indie Gathering International Film Festival

Late: 05/15/2020
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Holly Weird Film Festival Screenplay Contest

Final Late: 05/15/2020
WSPro Discount: No

Diversity Film & Script Showcase

Extended: 05/19/2020
WSPro Discount: No

Stage 32 Fantasy & Sci-Fi Screenwriting Contest

Final: 05/20/2020
WSPro Discount: No

CDR Smyth Alien Slayer New!

Final: 05/20/2020
WSPro Discount: No

HollyShorts Screenplay Contest

Extended: 05/22/2020
WSPro Discount: $15.00

Page Turner Screenplays - Faith Based Features & TV Pilots New!

Extended: 05/25/2020
WSPro Discount: No

Near Nazareth Festival

Final: 05/28/2020
WSPro Discount: No

Script Pipeline Screenwriting and TV Writing Competition

Extended: 05/30/2020
WSPro Discount: No

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Fast Track Names Semifinalists

Updated: 03/26/2020

The International Screenwriters’ Association has announced their 2020 Fast Track XI semifinalists.

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Launch Pad Feature Names Contest Winners

Alex Payne's Deepfake has been name the overall winner of the 2019 Launch Pad Feature Screenwriting Competition. [Updated: 03/26/2020]

BlueCat Names Quarterfinalists

The BlueCat Screenwriting Competition has announced their 2020 Feature, TV Pilot, and Short Script quarterfinalists. Semifinalists will be announced on April 14th, 2020. [Updated: 03/17/2020]

LiveRead/LA Names March Selections

Tony Cammarata and Dillon Magrann-Wells have been announced as the March Selections for LiveRead/LA, which this month - due to the Covid-19 virus - will feature a March 23rd "closed" reading with Industry Insider Sean Woods. [Updated: 03/13/2020]

Killer Shorts Names 2020 Contest Finalists & Winners

Allen Roughton has been named the 1st Place Winner of The Killer Shorts Horror Short Screenplay Competition for his short script AN APPLE A DAY. CJ Whitehead has been named the 2nd Place Winner for THE NO-NO MAN, and Chris Hicks has been named the 3rd Place Winner for THE BUTTER STREET HITCHHIKER. [Updated: 03/13/2020]

Scriptapalooza TV Announces Script Requests

Scriptapalooza has anounced a list of producers/managers who will review the contest's 12 winners and 12 finalists. [Updated: 03/10/2020]

On Story Premieres 10th Season on PBS

Austin Film Festival (AFF) has announced that its original interview series, Austin Film Festival's On Story®, will premiere its 10th season nationwide in April 2020 on public television stations across the country. Available in more than 85% of U.S. markets, including New York, Los Angeles, Dallas, San Francisco, Washington, D.C., and Houston, On Story gives viewers an inside look at the creative process behind some of our most popular and beloved movies and television shows. Season 10 features recorded conversations between acclaimed and award-winning screenwriters, TV creators, and filmmakers from the 26th Annual Austin Film Festival & Conference. [Updated: 03/03/2020]

Killer Short Names Contest Semifinalists

The Killer Shorts Horror Short Screenplay Competition has announced their 2020 Semi-Finalists, representing approximately the top 5% of all submissions. [Updated: 03/01/2020]

Emerging Screenwriters Names Shoot Your Sizzle Winners

No Overnight Parking by Megan Swertlow has been named the Grand Prize Winner of the 2020 Shoot Your Sizzle Screenwriting Competition. [Updated: 02/25/2020]

Scriptapalooza Posts Video Interviews with TV Contest Winners & Finalists

Scriptapalooza TV has posted video interviews with a number of their 2020 TV contest winners and finalists. [Updated: 02/22/2020]

Your Script Produced Names Contest Winners & New Judges in Hollywood Reporter

The Your Script Produced Screenwriting Contest has announced their second season judges in a two-page spread in the Hollywood Reporter. [Updated: 02/20/2020]

American Zoetrope Names Contest Winners

Tricia Lee's Mother-Daughter has been named the Grand Prize Winner of the 17th Annual American Zoetrope Screenplay Competition. [Updated: 02/18/2020]

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Pariah Chapter 1: Emergence

For thousands of years, evil has held influence over the Earth. A group of outcasts known as the Pariah have been tasked with vanquishing these demons back to the fiery gates of Hell. As some of the Pariah give into temptation, the distinction between good and evil becomes blurred.
Author: Andrea Gibson
Genre: Thriller,Fantasy

Kingbird and Franklin

LOGLINE: As revolution rocks the colonies, Ben Franklin fosters the birth of a nation, an alliance with France, and a legacy called Kingbird. VERY BRIEF SYNOPSIS: The untold 18th century tale of the Philadelphia Franklins, and their struggle to forge an enduring American republic, as the family's revolutionary legacy passes contentiously from patriarch, Ben Franklin, to his namesake grandson.
Author: Don Adams
Genre: Biography

Untouchable!

A successful businesswoman is oblivious of the tycoon's stealth of her assets, and he was unprepared for the relentless tiger within her with razor-sharp toothed pen sending him into oblivion.
Author: Patricia Poulos
Genre: Drama,Thriller,Biography

LOTUS OPERANDI

This one is pure Fun.!It's a genre buster, Fosse/Verdon meets James Bond, meets All That Jazz and Cabaret! Asian American Black Belt goes undercover for the CIA, to help track down terrorists. Oh, and did I mention she’s the Lead in a Broadway Musical? This is very musical, but there’s a lot of action! This one is getting a lot of attention right now! The main Characters reside in New York, they are part of an international terrorist group.
Author: Janet Caulfield
Genre: Drama,Romantic Comedy,Thriller

CURIOUS BUDDIES

It's not your mother's buddy movie. It's a combo meal. It’s a little bit of Lethal Weapon, Die Hard, The Social Network with a side of Taken. Experienced FBI Agent hires and befriends an internet entrepreneur to help rescue a six year old girl taken hostage in a fall out shelter by a ruthless psychopath. Winner LA film fest Best scene 2017.
Author: Janet Caulfield
Genre: Drama,Thriller,Action-Adventure

CIRQUE D' ETOILES

*** Russian astronaut, thrown out of the space program, hijacks a space taxi going to the International Space Station. An intergalactic, time warp, adventure to the future.
Author: janet caulfield
Genre: Thriller,Action-Adventure,Sci-Fi

CITY DWELLERS (The Millennials)

A Veteran FBI Agent outsmarts a cult of young cyber crooks. The crafty FBI Agent with the help of a New York Company that specializes in security services and equipment, tracks down, hunts and arrests a syndicate of interns working in these cities. It's MAD MEN meets CRIMINAL MINDS.
Author: Janet Caulfield
Genre: Drama,Comedy,Action-Adventure

NOCTUME'S RAINBOW

Kids and their dogs, find the rainbow bridge in a snowstorm. They teleport, fly, zoom through tunnels, and levitate, around this heaven-like universe.They have a lot of fun, but get a few surprises along the way, from messages, and musical communication with angels and whales....to a run in with a demon. They meet up with their recently departed Grandfather, and his dog, who helps them return home.
Author: janet caulfield
Genre: Fantasy,Supernatural,Animation

THE UNEMPLOYMENT LINE

A disgruntled Manager at the Unemployment office is having a really bad day. First there's the dirty Geese, then the slobs in the parking lot...and to top it off? One of his employee's is feeding them! It's a comedy expressso. A bold blend of "The Office and Seinfield with a shot of "How I met Your Mother."
Author: janet caulfield
Genre: Comedy

The Glade

Rose Ferguson just wants the family back she’s never known. Unbeknownst to Rose, an ancient evil tries to make sure that reunion never takes place. When all seems lost, the one thing she always sought might be her only saving grace.
Author: Dallas Gibson
Genre: Thriller,Sci-Fi,Fantasy

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