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WriteMovies Fall 2019 Screenwriting Contest

Standard: 10/13/2019
WSPro Discount: No

The WeScreenplay Feature Competition

Early: 10/15/2019
WSPro Discount: No

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Diverse Voices presented by WeScreenplay

Final: 10/15/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Scriptapalooza TV Writing Competition

Final: 10/15/2019
WSPro Discount: No

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Script Pipeline Great Movie Idea Competition

Early Deadline: 10/15/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Script Pipeline Great TV Show Idea Contest

Early Deadline: 10/15/2019
WSPro Discount: No

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Athena Lab New!

Regular: 10/15/2019
WSPro Discount: No

The Killer Shorts Horror Short Screenplay Competition New!

Early: 10/15/2019
WSPro Discount: No

West Hollywood New Media and Screenplay Competition New!

Regular: 10/15/2019
WSPro Discount: $10.00

Creative World Awards

Early: 10/16/2019
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Black Screenplays Matter

Extended: 10/17/2019
WSPro Discount: $10.00

Toronto Metropolitan Int'l Screenwriting Competition

Extended: 10/17/2019
WSPro Discount: $10.00

Get It Made New!

Final: 10/18/2019
WSPro Discount: $20.00

Kairos Prize for Spiritually Uplifting Screenplays

Late: 10/20/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Coverage Ink's Get Repped Now

Regular: 10/20/2019
WSPro Discount: $10.00

Table Read My Screenplay Contest

Early: 10/22/2019
WSPro Discount: No

First 10 Pages Script Competition

Early: 10/22/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Military Script Showcase

Regular: 10/22/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Seattle International Screenwriting Honors New!

Regular: 10/22/2019
WSPro Discount: $15.00

Stage 32 Annual TV Writing Contest

Regular: 10/23/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Atlanta Film Festival Screenplay Competition

Late: 10/24/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Australian International Screenwriting Awards New!

October: 10/24/2019
WSPro Discount: $15.00

Breaking Walls Thriller Screenplay Contest

Extended: 10/26/2019
WSPro Discount: $5.00

CineStory TV/Digital Retreat & Fellowship

Extended Late: 10/28/2019
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Apeiron Films Screenplay Competition

Regular: 10/29/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Script Pipeline First Look Project

Extended: 10/30/2019
WSPro Discount: No

ScreenCraft Action & Thriller Script Contest

Late/Final: 10/31/2019
WSPro Discount: No

ScreenCraft Family-Friendly Screenplay Contest

Early: 10/31/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Kairos Prize for Spiritually Uplifting Screenplays

Last Call: 10/31/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Pitch Now Screenplay Competition

Final: 10/31/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Circus Road Screenplay Contest

Extended: 10/31/2019
WSPro Discount: No

StoryPros International Screenplay Contest

Late: 10/31/2019
WSPro Discount: $10.00

L.A. Live Film Fest

Winter Discount Deadline: 10/31/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Oregon Scream Week Horror Film Festival New!

Final: 10/31/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Atlanta Comedy Film Festival

Final: 10/31/2019
WSPro Discount: $10.00

Oregon Short Film Festival

Regular: 10/31/2019
WSPro Discount: $10.00

New Renaissance Film Fest (London, UK)

Earlybird: 10/31/2019
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Cinequest Screenwriting Competition

Extended: 11/01/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Richmond International Film Festival (Screenplays & Films)

Extended: 11/01/2019
WSPro Discount: $5.00

San Francisco IndieFest Screenplay Competition

Extended: 11/01/2019
WSPro Discount: No

TVWriter.Com People's Pilot 2019

Final: 11/01/2019
WSPro Discount: $15.00

ScreenCraft Screenwriting Fellowship

Early Bird: 11/02/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Coverage Ink's Get Repped Now

Final: 11/03/2019
WSPro Discount: $10.00

Stage 32 Grown Up Movies New!

Final: 11/06/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Fresh Voices Screenplay Competition

Final: 11/07/2019
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Destiny City Film Festival Short Screenplay Competition

Final: 11/08/2019
WSPro Discount: $10.00

2020 BlueCat Screenplay Competition

Final: 11/11/2019
WSPro Discount: $10.00

Omaha Film Festival

Late: 11/11/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Australian International Screenwriting Awards New!

November: 11/12/2019
WSPro Discount: $15.00

West Hollywood New Media and Screenplay Competition New!

Standard: 11/12/2019
WSPro Discount: $10.00

Women Who Write in Film

Extended: 11/13/2019
WSPro Discount: $10.00

Atlanta Film Festival Screenplay Competition

Extended: 11/14/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Faith in Film: International Screenwriting Competition

Extended Regular: 11/14/2019
WSPro Discount: $10.00

Edinburgh Int'l Screenwriting Competition

Extended: 11/14/2019
WSPro Discount: $10.00

New York Metropolitan Screenwriting Competition

Standard: 11/14/2019
WSPro Discount: No

The WeScreenplay Feature Competition

Regular: 11/15/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Black Screenplays Matter

Standard: 11/15/2019
WSPro Discount: $10.00

The Killer Shorts Horror Short Screenplay Competition New!

Regular: 11/15/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Holly Weird Film Festival Screenplay Contest New!

Early: 11/15/2019
WSPro Discount: No

LGBTQ Screenwriting Competition

Late: 11/16/2019
WSPro Discount: $10.00

Toronto Metropolitan Int'l Screenwriting Competition

Late: 11/16/2019
WSPro Discount: $10.00

First 10 Pages Script Competition

Regular: 11/19/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Military Script Showcase

Late: 11/19/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Seattle International Screenwriting Honors New!

Late Regular: 11/19/2019
WSPro Discount: $15.00

Stage 32 Annual TV Writing Contest

Final: 11/20/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Creative World Awards

Regular: 11/22/2019
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Apeiron Films Screenplay Competition

Late: 11/26/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Table Read My Screenplay Contest

Final: 11/28/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Circus Road Screenplay Contest

Final: 11/30/2019
WSPro Discount: No

ScreenCraft Stage Play Competition

Final: 11/30/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Capital Fund Screenplay Competiton

Early: 11/30/2019
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Horror Hotel International Film Festival

Earlybird: 11/30/2019
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Script-to-Screen Contest New!

Final: 11/30/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Oregon Short Film Festival

Late: 11/30/2019
WSPro Discount: $10.00

San Francisco IndieFest Screenplay Competition

Final: 12/01/2019
WSPro Discount: No

CAPE (Coalition of Asian Pacifics in Entertainment) New Writers Awards

Final: 12/02/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Vail Film Festival Screenwriting Competition

Regular: 12/06/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Black Screenplays Matter

Late: 12/12/2019
WSPro Discount: $10.00

San Francisco International Screenwriting Competition

Late: 12/12/2019
WSPro Discount: No

New York Metropolitan Screenwriting Competition

Late: 12/13/2019
WSPro Discount: No

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Scriptapalooza Posts Video Interviews with 2019 Contest Winners

Updated: 10/07/2019

Scripapalooza has posted video interviews with their 2019 Contest Winners Tuck Tucker, Nick Roberts, and Steven Benedict.

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ScreamFest Names Semifinalists

Semifinalists have been announced for the 2019 ScreamFest Horror Screenplay Competition. [Updated: 10/04/2019]

Write/LA Announces Quarterfinalists

Fifty quarterfinalists have been announced for the 2019 Write/LA Screenwriting Competition. Fifteen semifinalists will be announced on October 15. [Updated: 10/01/2019]

Filmmatic Names 2019 Comedy Screenplay Awards Winners and Finalists

Annie O'Connell & Reem Edan have been named the winner of the 2019 Filmmatic Comedy Screenplay Awards for their Pilot "The Degenerates". [Updated: 09/27/2019]

Table Read My Screenplay Names Austin Contest Winners

The Table Read My Screenplay Competition has announced Rachel Kempf's Dirty Words as the winner of a table read at this year's Austin Film Festival. [Updated: 09/18/2019]

AFF Announces Semifinalists & Second Rounders

The Austin Film Festival (AFF) has announced their 2019 Script Competition Semifinalists (top 2%) and Second Rounders (top 20%), chosen from a record field of 11,907 scripts entered in the Screenplay, Digital Series, Playwriting, and Fiction Podcast Competitions. Finalists will be revealed by mid-October and the winners will be announced during this year’s Conference at the Awards Luncheon on Saturday, October 26 at the new LINE Austin Hotel, overlooking Town Lake downtown. [Updated: 09/16/2019]

Page Announces Contest Finalists

The Judges of the 2019 PAGE International Screenwriting Awards have announced the top 10 Finalists in each of the contest's ten genre categories. [Updated: 09/15/2019]

CineStory Names Fellowship Winner

Kerry Kolbe has been named the Winner of the 2019 CineStory Fellowship Competition on the basis of her script Swallow, about a 17-year-old girl who is desperate to study particle physics at Cambridge, like her hero Stephen Hawking. Unfortunately, she's trapped playing parent to her dysfunctional family of twitchers (a/k/a bird watchers), who drag her on a wild chase of her late mother's "spirit animal," a rare albino swallow. [Updated: 09/09/2019]

Scriptapalooza Announces 2019 Screenplay Contest Winners

Tuck Tucker's Boy Most Wanted has been named the winner of the 2019 Scriptapalooza Screenplay Competition. Nick Robert's Jumping Into Hemingway's Pool was the 2nd place winner, and the 3rd place winner was The Girl Who Collected Sound by Steven Benedict. [Updated: 09/09/2019]

Academy Announces 2019 Nicholl Fellowship Finalists

The 2019 Nicholl Fellowships finalists are (listed alphabetically by author): Aaron Chung, "Princess Vietnam", Gary Patent, "Cosmonaut", Jack Zafran, "Justice, Justice", Joel Sinensky, "The Lie Factory", Karen McDermott, "Lullabies of La Jaula", Lynn Esta Goldman, "On the Wing", Matthew Fantaci, "Scandalous!", Paul Ashton, "Slater Berricks is a Dead Man", Renee Pillai, "Boy with Kite", Sean Malcolm, "Mother", Toy Styles, "Concrete Beach", and Walker McKnight, "Street Rat Allie Punches Her Ticket." [Updated: 09/08/2019]

HollyShort Names Contest Winners

6,000 submissions, 400 official selections, and 10 days later, the HollyShorts Film Festival has announced their top 36 prizes for their landmark 15th year. On Saturday at Harmony Gold in Hollywood, three of the festival’s films officially became qualified to be in the running for an Academy AwardⓇ in 2020. This year marked the biggest prize packages for filmmakers as well, including prizes from Impossible Dream, Studio 21, Film Augusta, Seattle Film Summit, Buffalo 8, Stampede Ventures, Kodak, Panavision, PaperChase Films, ISA and more. [Updated: 08/30/2019]

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Genre: Drama,Thriller,Fantasy

The Strange Reality Of Sally Parker

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Doors Of Miracles

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God's Warrior

God chooses a young woman to be his Warrior but fails to warn her of the dangers.
Author: Patricia Poulos
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