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KCWIFT and KC Film Fest Short Screenplay Competition

Final Deadline: 12/18/2014
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Table Read My Screenplay - Screenplay Contest

Final Deadline: 12/19/2014
WSPro Discount: $10.00

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Breaking Walls Thriller Screenplay Contest

Final Deadline: 12/19/2014
WSPro Discount: $5.00

All Access Screenwriting Competition

Final Deadline: 12/20/2014
WSPro Discount: No

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Acclaim TV Screenwriting Competition

Final Deadline: 12/27/2014
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Acclaim Film

Final Deadline: 12/27/2014
WSPro Discount: $5.00

ScreenCraft Family-Friendly Screenplay Contest

Final Deadline: 12/30/2014
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Aura Screenwriter Awards

Final Deadline: 12/31/2014
WSPro Discount: No

IFIPG Screenwriting Contest

Final Deadline: 12/31/2014
WSPro Discount: No

Comedy Screenplay Contest

Final Deadline: 12/31/2014
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Script Pipeline Student Screenwriting Competition

Final Deadline: 12/31/2014
WSPro Discount: No

Beverly Hills Screenplay Contest

Final Deadline: 12/31/2014
WSPro Discount: $10.00

Screenwriting Staffing Logline Contest New!

Final Deadline: 12/31/2014
WSPro Discount: No

CreativeScope Awards

Final Deadline: 12/31/2014
WSPro Discount: No

Nashville Film Festival Screenwriting Competition

Final Deadline: 01/14/2015
WSPro Discount: No

New Hope Film Festival Script Competition

Final Deadline: 01/30/2015
WSPro Discount: No ~ Feature Contest

Final Deadline: 01/31/2015
WSPro Discount: No

Short Wars

Final Deadline: 01/31/2015
WSPro Discount: No

Garden State Film Festival Screenplay Competition

Final Deadline: 02/01/2015
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Top Ten TV Show Screenplay Festival New!

Final Deadline: 02/14/2015
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Sunset Film Festival Los Angeles New!

Final Deadline: 02/15/2015
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Women In Cinema International Screenplay Competition New!

Final Deadline: 02/15/2015
WSPro Discount: No

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Chicago Screenplay Contest Unravels Amid Accusations, Complaints

Updated: 12/17/2014

After Jason Park moved to California from the northern suburbs, he thought he found the perfect venue to promote his coming-of-age screenplay set during the 1992 Los Angeles riots.

The aspiring screenwriter spent $39 to enter the Chicago Screenplay Contest, and was pleased when he was named the inaugural contest’s grand-prize winner in August. His winnings, according to the website, included part of a cash prize, screenwriting software and, most importantly, meetings with industry insiders. [from DNAInfo Chicago]

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Reel Writers Screenwriting Competition Announces Third Cycle Winners

Year 73 by Jeff Shevlowitz has been named the Grand Prize Winner of the Third Cycle of the 2014 Reel Writers Screenwriting Competition. [Updated: 12/17/2014]

StoryPros International Names Contest Winner

Shadowman, by Mike Miller, has been named the winner of the 8th Annual StoryPros International Screenplay Competition. [Updated: 12/16/2014]

WILDSound Announces Short Script Winners

WILDSound has announced their Short Script Winners for 2014. [Updated: 12/15/2014]

Courier Awards Names Quarterfinalists

Quarterfinalists have bee named for the 2014 Courier Awards. Semifinalists will be announced on January 15, 2015. [Updated: 12/15/2014]

Chicago Screenplay Contest Discontinued

The Chicago Screenplay Contest has discontinued their competition. [Updated: 12/12/2014]

StoryPros International Finalists Announced

StoryPros International has announced the finalists of their 8th Annual Screenwriting Competition. [Updated: 12/09/2014]

WILDsound Announces 22 Winning 1st Scene Screenplay Readings for 2014

[Updated: 12/06/2014]

Video Interviews with Shore Script Winners

Shore Scripts has posted video interviews with their recent contest winners. [Updated: 12/05/2014]

Scriptapalooza TV Announces Script Requests

Scriptapalooza TV has announced the latest script requests from their TV writing competition. [Updated: 12/04/2014]

Circus Road Announces Contest Winners

Mind of the Assassin by Carolina Saccone has been named the Grand Prize Winner of the 2014 Circus Road Sreenplay Competition. [Updated: 12/02/2014]

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The Well Of Evil Pt2 Elves Series

Mohawk sorcerer Firstchild summons Mitchell to the magical dimension to fight demons.
Author: Jamie Sutliff
Genre: Action-Adventure,Fantasy,Animation


Grandma has Alzheimers, but that's no reason to dump your family in a sink hole. Still you could blame it on the hallucinations. Only the Judge can decide. Or can he? This script is included in the larger screenplay, Gray and Lover: The Hearth Tales What is it like to have Alzheimer's? The disease literally rips a family apart in this tale; but just what is merely in the mind of an aging grandmother and where does reality actually start and stop?
Author: JZ Murdock
Genre: Drama,Thriller,Horror

Colorado Lobsters

Brilliant, but troubled young man graduates MIT seeking revenge on the Nuclear Power Plant administrators who killed his Dad.
Author: JZ Murdock
Genre: Sci-Fi,Horror,Supernatural

Sealed In Lies

Romance on the run, ducking bullets, bombs and some real Bastards. Deep undercover, a CIA Spy is exposed to a Colombian drug cartel. This leads to his investigating a plot against the US government. He joins up with a beautiful woman married to a US Senator and his ex-Special Forces teammate, which leads to the mystery man behind the plot known only as, The Emperor.
Author: JZ Murdock
Genre: Thriller,Action-Adventure,Romance

Dark Of Knight

As a Lycan wolf shape-shifter, Vampires are the least of your concerns. Despicable Werewolves, on the other hand... even Vampires hate them. Young college coed returns home for her father's funeral and discovers that her world is not quite what she had thought it was. Aren't you sick of Vampires yet? Adapted from book one of the popular Paranormal Romance published novel by request of author TL Mitchell, this book has great customer reviews on Amazon.
Author: JZ Murdock
Genre: Horror,Romance,Supernatural


Experiment with computer generated worlds and societies backfires when actual contact is created with a warrior world that plans to use the connection to invade and conquer the earth. Only their own Prophet/Prince stands between their unsavory pursuits and that of Humanity's survival. At 181 pages, I'm looking at this now as a three movie script (or miniseries) that I will break out as such.
Author: JZ Murdock
Genre: Thriller,Sci-Fi

Popsicle Death

Young boy doesn't pay a popsicle vendor who then kills himself. Not to worry, Death incarnate returns to avenge him. This would work well for an animated piece. This script is included in the larger screenplay, Gray and Lover: The Hearth Tales.
Author: JZ Murdock
Genre: Drama,Horror,Animation

Curious Buddies

*** This one has won many HONORABLE MENTIONS *** It's not your mother's buddy movie! It's a combo meal It's LETHAL WEAPON, THE SOCIAL NETWORK, with a side of TAKEN. Experienced FBI Agent hires and befriends a young Internet Entreprenuer to help rescue a six year old girl taken hostage in a Fall Out Shelter by a ruthless Psychopath
Author: Janet Caulfield
Genre: Drama,Thriller,Action-Adventure

Fair Warning

Thriller based on the true stalking murder of Berkeley student Tanya Tarasoff by an obsessed graduate student.
Author: Linda Boroff
Genre: Drama,Thriller,Historical

The Way Back Home

A young boy who loves animals must cope with his father’s insistence that he will someday work in the slaughterhouse that has employed the men of his family for the past several generations. [6 awards/honors including, Grand Jury Prize winner of 2014 Hollywood Screenplay Contest, Grand Prize Winner of the 2014 London Film Awards (Feature Screenplay Category), and 3rd Place winner of 2014 Chicago Screenplay Contest (Drama Category)]
Author: Jonathan LaPoma
Genre: Drama

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