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WriteMovies International Winter Screenwriting Competition

Final Deadline: 01/22/2017
WSPro Discount: No

WAN Writers Workshop New!

Final Deadline: 01/23/2017
WSPro Discount: No

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2nd Annual Stage 32 Happy Writers Comedy Contest

Final Deadline: 01/25/2017
WSPro Discount: No

Emerging Screenwriters Shoot Your Sizzle Competition

Final Deadline: 01/26/2017
WSPro Discount: No

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Screenwriting Goldmine Awards

Final Deadline: 01/31/2017
WSPro Discount: No

Utah Film Awards

Final Deadline: 01/31/2017
WSPro Discount: No

Orb Media China-Hollywood Screenwriting Fellowship New!

Final Deadline: 02/10/2017
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Faith & Family Script Showcase New!

Final Deadline: 02/15/2017
WSPro Discount: No

WeScreenplay Shorts Competition New!

Final Deadline: 02/20/2017
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Cannes Screenplay Contest

Final Deadline: 02/26/2017
WSPro Discount: No

Nickelodeon Writing Program

Final Deadline: 02/28/2017
WSPro Discount: No

First 10 Pages Script Contest

Final Deadline: 02/28/2017
WSPro Discount: No

Women In Cinema International Screenplay Competition

Final Deadline: 02/28/2017
WSPro Discount: No

ISA Fast Track Fellowship V

Final Deadline: 03/01/2017
WSPro Discount: $15.00

Horror Hotel International Film Festival

Final Deadline: 03/01/2017
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Nantucket Film Festival Screenplay Competition

Final Deadline: 03/03/2017
WSPro Discount: No

Sunlight International Film Festival New!

Final Deadline: 03/15/2017
WSPro Discount: No

Willamette Writers FilmLab

Final Deadline: 03/20/2017
WSPro Discount: No

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Diverse Voices Names Fall, 2016 Contest Winners

Updated: 01/17/2017

The Last Bookstore, by Brook Purdy and Colette Freedman, has been named the Grand Prize Winner of the Fall, 2016 Diverse Voices Screenwriting Competition. Lillian Wang's P.O. BOX 1142 was the Feature Screenplay Winner, while Phoenix by Natasha M. Hall won the TV Category. The Short Screenplay category winner was In One Split Second by Chloe Owens.

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Scriptapalooza Screenplay Competition Producer Requests

[Updated: 01/10/2017]

WILDSound Names December Festival Selections

The last month of 2016 was a landmark month for the festival. Not only did they showcase 4 film festival dates in Los Angeles and Toronto, they also performed the most screenplay winning readings ever in one month. While most festivals and the industry itself shuts down in December, WILDsound had its most productive month in its history. [Updated: 01/01/2017]

1st TV Script Writing Competition Names Quarterfinalists

Filmmakers has named quarterfinalists of 1st TV Script Writing Competition. The competition attracted a total of 715 entries worldwide. [Updated: 12/31/2016]

Filmmakers Names Quarterfinalists

FilmMakers has announced the quarterfinals of the 15th Annual Filmmakers International Screenwriting Awards Competition. This Year's Contest attracted a total of 1587 scripts worldwide. [Updated: 12/31/2016]

American Gem Names Quarterfinalists

American Gem and Write Brothers have announced the quarterfinalists of the 12th Annual American Gem Short Script and Literary Festival. American Gem Literary Festival attracted a total of 1,341 entries worldwide, 1,139 short scripts, 197 short stories and 5 Documentaries. [Updated: 12/31/2016]

Fan Fiction Names 2016 Contest Winners

Fan Fiction Screenplay has announced its 2016 winning screenplays. All winning scripts were performed by professional actors and and can be viewed online. [Updated: 12/15/2016]

Roadmap Writers Names Contest Finalists

Roadmap Writers and Route One Entertainment's have announced the finalists of their 1st Annual Feature and TV Writing Contest. The 20 finalists will have private interviews with Route One Entertainment for further consideration for the Grand Prize. [Updated: 12/12/2016]

StoryPros International Names Semifinalists

Semifinalists have been announced for the 10th Annual StoryPros International Screenplay Contest. [Updated: 12/03/2016]

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Out Flying Past My Bedtime

The family box office power of "Sing" or "Secret Life of Pets." Live action or animated four-quadrant coming-of-age action-comedy about a girl who suddenly acquires superhero powers but must hide them from her crazily overprotective parents. 3rd Place Winner, Fresh Voices; Finalist, Artemis Women in Action; Platinum Award, IIFA; Semifinalist, Table Read My Screenplay (Sundance); Selected, San Diego Int'l Kids & Action on Film FFs, Nominated Best Comedy; Winner, Action/Adventure Feature Film Loglines (scene performed); Winner, Comedy Feature Film Loglines.
Author: Linda Falcao
Genre: Comedy,Action-Adventure,Family


Local ordinance 583 states: “Lawns must be mowed every 2 weeks” and a suburban couple’s only crime is not mowing their lawn (buried under snow) in December: the story follows their travails trying to save their home from being demolished by a monster we created: Government!
Author: Russ Meyer
Genre: Comedy

I Dreamt You Kissed Me

Having lost his wife to a senseless street slaying, a young New Yorker sets out to trap a man he suspects of a similar vicious crime.
Author: Harold Jewell
Genre: Drama,Thriller,Urban

The Glowing Square

An ordinary man must become extraordinary when called to a heroism in a showdown against Satan.
Author: Harold Jewell
Genre: Drama,Thriller,Supernatural

Nightmare In A Jar

Hoping to beautify her skin, Lisa discovers the face cream she bought produces more horror than she can bear.
Author: judi Blaze
Genre: Thriller,Horror,Supernatural

(new) Squid Jiggers

A young island woman spends three years struggling with the loss of her arm until her ex, responsible for her impairment, is released from prison; then she fights for her life.
Author: judi Blaze
Genre: Drama,Romantic Comedy,Thriller

Your Secrets Will Get You High

When a loud woman on a bus inadvertently starts a full-fledged AA meeting, she gets more than she bargained for when the bus stops for a dinner break, all hell breaks loose.
Author: judi Blaze
Genre: Drama,Comedy

Baby's Gone

Two neglected toddlers look on as their new baby brother is taken from their motel room, as the mother watches. Baby's Gone is a short taken from my memoir, Riding in the Backseat with My Brother; currently a book but soon to be a feature screenplay. Just awarded semi-finalist for the New Millennium competition.
Author: judi Blaze
Genre: Drama,Family

Louis A. Runsalong

Louis has been sober for years until he hops a bus for vacation where he meets a woman who steals his heart, and eventually his sobriety. Note: This script was earlier called Stealing Sobriety, which is also a short story that was awarded honorable mention in the Oregon Writers Colony Competition. Recently it became a semi-finalist in the New Millennium Competition.
Author: judi Blaze
Genre: Drama,Romance


When two roommates find their third roommate dead in his room they panic, realizing they could be suspects, then spend hours getting drunk letting their imagination go wild, until the authorities show up.
Author: judi Blaze
Genre: Comedy

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