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Breaking Walls Thriller Screenplay Contest

Regular: 01/18/2020
WSPro Discount: $5.00

CineStory Foundation Feature Retreat and Fellowship

Early: 01/19/2020
WSPro Discount: $5.00

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

2020 PAGE International Screenwriting Awards

Early: 01/20/2020
WSPro Discount: No

trackingb.com Original TV Pilot Contest

Early: 01/20/2020
WSPro Discount: No

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Stowe Story Labs

Regular: 01/20/2020
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Your Script Produced! International Film/TV/Short Script Competition

Pre-Launch Deadline: 01/20/2020
WSPro Discount: $10.00

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Creative Screenwriting Unique Voices Screenplay Competition

Early: 01/21/2020
WSPro Discount: No

Colorado Intl. SciFi & Fantasy Film Festival New!

Early: 01/21/2020
WSPro Discount: No

First 10 Pages Script Competition

Extended: 01/22/2020
WSPro Discount: No

True Story Screenplay Competition

Early: 01/22/2020
WSPro Discount: No

The Crime List

Regular: 01/22/2020
WSPro Discount: No

Near Nazareth Festival

: 01/23/2020
WSPro Discount: No

LGBTQ Screenwriting Competition

Final: 01/23/2020
WSPro Discount: $10.00

Women Who Write in Film

Final: 01/23/2020
WSPro Discount: No

Edinburgh Int'l Screenwriting Competition

Late: 01/23/2020
WSPro Discount: $10.00

HollyShorts Screenplay Contest

Earlybird: 01/24/2020
WSPro Discount: $15.00

Vail Film Festival Screenwriting Competition

Extended: 01/24/2020
WSPro Discount: No

Save the Cat! Screenplay Challenge

Regular: 01/26/2020
WSPro Discount: $20.00

Big Apple Film Festival Screenplay Competition

Final: 01/27/2020
WSPro Discount: No

L.A. Live Film Fest

New Year's Deadline: 01/28/2020
WSPro Discount: No

Stage 32 Feature Drama Screenwriting Contest New!

Final: 01/29/2020
WSPro Discount: No

ScreenCraft Sci-Fi & Fantasy Screenwriting Competition

Early: 01/31/2020
WSPro Discount: No

Stowe Story Labs

Late: 01/31/2020
WSPro Discount: $5.00

100 Screenplays

Regular: 01/31/2020
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Inroads Screenwriting Fellowship

Regular: 01/31/2020
WSPro Discount: No

Houston Comedy Film Festival

Late: 01/31/2020
WSPro Discount: $10.00

Austin Comedy Short Film Festival

Late: 01/31/2020
WSPro Discount: $10.00

Capital Fund Screenplay Competiton

Standard: 01/31/2020
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Austin After Dark Film Festival

Regular: 01/31/2020
WSPro Discount: No

SHRIEKFEST Horror/SciFi Film & Screenplay Competition

Super Early: 02/01/2020
WSPro Discount: No

Circa Historical Screenplay Competition New!

Regular: 02/01/2020
WSPro Discount: No

BIFF Montana Screenwriting Competition New!

Final: 02/02/2020
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Scriptapalooza Features & Shorts Competition

Regular: 02/03/2020
WSPro Discount: No

Sun Valley Film Festival/High Scribe Screenplay Competition

Extended: 02/03/2020
WSPro Discount: No

Page Turner Screenplays - First 15 New!

Early Deadline: 02/03/2020
WSPro Discount: $5.00

New Renaissance Film Fest (London, UK)

Late: 02/05/2020
WSPro Discount: $5.00

New York Metropolitan Screenwriting Competition

Final: 02/06/2020
WSPro Discount: No

San Francisco International Screenwriting Competition

Final: 02/06/2020
WSPro Discount: No

Orlando International Film Festival New!

Final Film Deadline: 02/06/2020
WSPro Discount: $5.00

CineStory Foundation Feature Retreat and Fellowship

Regular: 02/08/2020
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Breaking Walls Thriller Screenplay Contest

Late: 02/08/2020
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Williamsburg International Film & Music Competition

Early: 02/08/2020
WSPro Discount: No

WriteMovies Romance and Comedy Award 2020

Final: 02/09/2020
WSPro Discount: No

Scriptation Showcase TV New!

Regular: 02/09/2020
WSPro Discount: No

The Writers Lab

Earlybird: 02/10/2020
WSPro Discount: No

West Hollywood New Media and Screenplay Competition

Late: 02/11/2020
WSPro Discount: $10.00

Creative World Awards

Final: 02/12/2020
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Faith in Film: International Screenwriting Competition

Extended Late: 02/13/2020
WSPro Discount: No

Black Screenplays Matter

Ext Late: 02/14/2020
WSPro Discount: $10.00

Humanitas New Voices

Early: 02/15/2020
WSPro Discount: No

Stage 32 Comedy Writing Contest

Regular: 02/15/2020
WSPro Discount: No

Film Invasion Los Angeles New!

Late Deadline: 02/15/2020
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Horror Hotel International Film Festival

Standard: 02/15/2020
WSPro Discount: $5.00

New York International Screenplay Awards

Late: 02/15/2020
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Holly Weird Film Festival Screenplay Contest

Regular: 02/15/2020
WSPro Discount: No

Seattle International Screenwriting Honors

Standard: 02/18/2020
WSPro Discount: $15.00

Diversity Film & Script Showcase

Early: 02/19/2020
WSPro Discount: No

True Story Screenplay Competition

Regular: 02/19/2020
WSPro Discount: No

The Crime List

Late: 02/19/2020
WSPro Discount: No

2020 PAGE International Screenwriting Awards

Regular: 02/20/2020
WSPro Discount: No

Edinburgh Int'l Screenwriting Competition

Final: 02/20/2020
WSPro Discount: $10.00

Toronto Metropolitan Int'l Screenwriting Competition

Final: 02/20/2020
WSPro Discount: No

trackingb.com Original TV Pilot Contest

Late: 02/24/2020
WSPro Discount: No

Save the Cat! Screenplay Challenge

Late : 02/24/2020
WSPro Discount: $20.00

Page Turner Screenplays - First 15 New!

Regular Deadline: 02/24/2020
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Finish Line Script Competition

Early: 02/25/2020
WSPro Discount: $10.00

100 Screenplays

Late: 02/28/2020
WSPro Discount: $5.00

ScreenCraft Sci-Fi & Fantasy Screenwriting Competition

Regular: 02/29/2020
WSPro Discount: No

ScreenCraft Comedy Screenwriting Competition

Early : 02/29/2020
WSPro Discount: No

Inroads Screenwriting Fellowship

Late: 02/29/2020
WSPro Discount: No

Houston Comedy Film Festival

Final: 02/29/2020
WSPro Discount: $10.00

Austin Comedy Short Film Festival

Final: 02/29/2020
WSPro Discount: $10.00

Breaking Walls Thriller Screenplay Contest

Extended: 02/29/2020
WSPro Discount: $5.00

ScreenCraft Animation Screenwriting Competition New!

Final: 02/29/2020
WSPro Discount: No

Austin After Dark Film Festival

Late: 02/29/2020
WSPro Discount: No

Portland Comedy Film Festival

Late: 02/29/2020
WSPro Discount: $10.00

Florida Short Script Challenge New!

Regular: 02/29/2020
WSPro Discount: No

Shore Scripts - Short Film Fund

Early: 02/29/2020
WSPro Discount: No

Script Pipeline Screenwriting and TV Writing Competition

Early: 03/01/2020
WSPro Discount: No

WriteMovies Winter 2020 Screenwriting Contest

Late: 03/01/2020
WSPro Discount: No

Orlando International Film Festival New!

Screenplay Extended Deadline: 03/01/2020
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Scriptapalooza Features & Shorts Competition

Late: 03/02/2020
WSPro Discount: No

Horror Hotel International Film Festival

Final: 03/08/2020
WSPro Discount: $5.00

The Writers Lab

Regular: 03/10/2020
WSPro Discount: No

Stage 32 Comedy Writing Contest

Final: 03/11/2020
WSPro Discount: No

Near Nazareth Festival

: 03/12/2020
WSPro Discount: No

BEYOND: The Cary Film Festival

Final: 03/13/2020
WSPro Discount: No

Humanitas New Voices

Regular: 03/15/2020
WSPro Discount: No

CineStory Foundation Feature Retreat and Fellowship

Late: 03/15/2020
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Screamfest Horror Film Festival and Screenplay Competition

Regular: 03/15/2020
WSPro Discount: No

Film Invasion Los Angeles New!

Extended Deadline: 03/15/2020
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Scriptation Showcase TV New!

Final: 03/15/2020
WSPro Discount: No

SCRIPT 2 SCREENS New!

Early: 03/16/2020
WSPro Discount: No

Seattle International Screenwriting Honors

Late: 03/17/2020
WSPro Discount: $15.00

Diversity Film & Script Showcase

Regular: 03/19/2020
WSPro Discount: No

Adapted Screenplay Competition

Early: 03/19/2020
WSPro Discount: No

Faith in Film: International Screenwriting Competition

Final: 03/19/2020
WSPro Discount: No

True Story Screenplay Competition

Late: 03/19/2020
WSPro Discount: No

Black Screenplays Matter

Final: 03/19/2020
WSPro Discount: $10.00

The Crime List

Extended: 03/19/2020
WSPro Discount: No

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Tracking Board Names Launch Pad Feature Finalists

Updated: 01/16/2020

Tracking Board has announced the 100 Finalists for the 2019 Launch Pad Feature Competition.

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People's Pilot Names Semifinalists

The People's Pilot has announced their 2019 Comedy and Drama Semifinalists. [Updated: 01/13/2020]

Scriptapalooza Launches New Website for Coverage Department

[Updated: 01/11/2020]

Which Screenplay Contests Should You Enter in 2020?

Screenwriting contests are not a one-size-fits-all affair. While there are obvious benefits to winning a huge and prestigious competition like the Nicholl Fellowships, smaller contests can be just as valuable if they hook you up with a judge who wants to option your screenplay, or a manager who wants to represent your work. [Updated: 12/31/2019]

Emerging Screenwriters Names Genre Contest Winners

Survivors: B.S. by Julia Skikavich has been named the winner of the 2019 Emerging Screenwriter Award, and 7 other writers have also been honored for genre-winning scripts. [Updated: 12/20/2019]

Launch Pad Names 2019 Pilot Competition Winners

Noah Kloor's Grand Illusions has been named the Overall Winner of the 2019 Launch Pad Pilot Competition for his period drama about a young factory worker longing to escape her difficult life who is drawn inexorably into the glamorous and dangerous world of a touring illusionist and his troupe. [Updated: 12/16/2019]

CineStory TV Announces First Round Contest Results

Cinestory TV has announced the quarterfinalists in their Original Drama, Comedy and Sci-Fi Categories, and the semifinalists in their Family category. The next round of results will be announced in mid-January. [Updated: 12/16/2019]

Your Script Produced Honors Contest Winners

Your script Produced! International Film/TV/Short Screenplay Competition inaugural 2019 Season 1 Awards Dinner in Beverly Hills, CA November 8, 2019.  Special guest in attendance, Justice Singleton, accepting the Lifetime Achievement Award on behalf of her late/legendary father John Singleton. Your script Produced! International Film/TV/Short Screenplay Competition inaugural 2019 Season 1 Awards Dinner in Beverly Hills, CA November 8, 2019. [Updated: 12/05/2019]

Shore Scripts Names Contest Winners

Shore Scripts has announced their Winning Features and TV Pilots. Order of finish among the winning scripts will be announced on December 10th. [Updated: 11/25/2019]

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Miracle Cove

Forced out of his family home by an abusive father, trouble ensues and emotions are highly charged when an altruistic undergraduate takes a dangerous job logging in the rainforest where he and the anti-logging ecologist he falls for unwittingly challenge his ruthless boss and the thugs controlling the isolated town.
Author: Alfred (Al) Cool
Genre: Drama,Historical

White Days

A girl lost in the Alaskan wilderness meets her banished pet tiger — now fully grown. Together they survive many challenges — except, perhaps, one another.
Author: Con Kringas
Genre: Action-Adventure

Little Stepsisters

When a wealthy businessman and a waitress (each with an eight year old daughter) get married, they think they have the perfect family-unaware that their two darling angels are actually little menaces.
Author: Mandy Gales
Genre: Comedy,Family

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 Call Center

Locusts invade the building, the adherence schedules are off kilter, and one of the night managers is watching TV and preaching the word. Meet the staff of the Call Center where "the prisoners run the prison". But it's just a cup of coffee, for the merry go round of Managers in this wacky environment
Author: Janet Caulfield
Genre: Drama,Comedy

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

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