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2019 BlueCat Screenplay Competition

Late: 01/20/2019
WSPro Discount: $10.00

WriteMovies Winter 2019 Screenwriting Contest

Extended Late: 01/20/2019
WSPro Discount: No

All Entries Receive 50 Points of Analysis. Code STC15 for 15% reduced fee.

LiveRead/LA

Final: 01/27/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Film Empire Horror Mentorship New!

Late: 01/28/2019
WSPro Discount: No

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Nickelodeon Writing Program

Final: 01/31/2019
WSPro Discount: No

ISA Fast Track Fellowship

Final: 02/12/2019
WSPro Discount: No

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HBO Access Writing Fellowship

Final: 02/13/2019
WSPro Discount: No

International Christian Film Festival

Final: 02/13/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Black Screenplays Matter

Final: 02/14/2019
WSPro Discount: $10.00

Women Who Write in Film

Final: 02/14/2019
WSPro Discount: $10.00

Sun Valley Film Festival/High Scribe Screenplay Competition

Extended: 02/15/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Breaking Walls Thriller Screenplay Contest

Extended: 02/22/2019
WSPro Discount: $5.00

SYFY Network-Sponsored Writing Competition New!

Final: 02/28/2019
WSPro Discount: No

ScreenCraft Screenwriting Fellowship

Final: 02/28/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Houston Comedy Film Festival

Final: 02/28/2019
WSPro Discount: $10.00

Emerging Screenwriters Shoot Your Sizzle Competition

Final: 02/28/2019
WSPro Discount: No

LGBTQ Screenwriting Competition

Final: 02/28/2019
WSPro Discount: $10.00

Edinburgh Screenwriting Competition

Final: 02/28/2019
WSPro Discount: $10.00

Nice International Film Festival

Decision: 02/28/2019
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Film Empire Diversity Mentorship New!

Late: 02/28/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Horror Hotel International Film Festival

Final: 03/01/2019
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Faith in Film: International Screenwriting Competition

Final: 03/14/2019
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Toronto Metropolitan Int'l Screenwriting Competition

Final: 03/14/2019
WSPro Discount: $10.00

The Writers Lab

Deadline: 03/15/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Save the Cat! Screenplay Challenge New!

Extended: 03/15/2019
WSPro Discount: $20.00

BEYOND: The Film Festival

Final: 03/15/2019
WSPro Discount: No

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Kairos Names Semifinalists

Updated: 01/19/2019

Dr. Ted Baehr, founder of Movieguide®: The Family Guide to Movies and Entertainment, has announced the eight semi-finalists for the Fourteenth Annual Kairos Prize® for Spiritually Uplifting Screenplays by First-Time and Beginning Screenwriters and four semi-finalists for the Kairos Pro Prize® for Inspiring Screenplays by Established Filmmakers.

2019 Page International Screenwriting Awards

WinningScripts PRO Spotlight Script:
An FBI Agent wakes up with no memories in a post-apocalyptic New York City after an unknown catastrophe has annihilated all life on earth. Second Place, Screenplay Festival, 2018.
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CineStory Names TV Semifinalists

CineStory has named their 2018 Comedy and Drama Semifinalists. [Updated: 01/17/2019]

Table Read My Screenplay Names Grand Prize Winners

Cannabiz by Shane Elizabeth Roche has been named the Grand Prize Winner of the Table Read My Screenplay (Park City) Screenwriting Competition in the Feature/TV Pilot Category. Anaesthesia by John Harden was named the Grand Prize Winner in the Short/Web Series Pilot Category. [Updated: 01/04/2019]

CineStory Names TV Spec Semifinalists, Original Script Quarterfinalists

Semifinalists have been announced in the Episodic Comedy and Drama Divisions of CineStory/TV Digital Fellowship. CineStory has also announced quarterfinalists in the Original Drama and Comedy divisions. [Updated: 12/23/2018]

Write/LA Names Grand Prize Winners

Jonathan Dillon's Artificial has been named the Grand Prize Winner of the 2018 Write/LA Screenwriting Competition. The script is about an amnesia-ridden survivor of a pandemic virus who wakes up in a high-tech house being nursed by a mysterious woman. When her secrets begin to unravel, he must do everything he can to get out alive. Other Grand Prize winners include Jeff Patneaude's one-hour pilot Rogues, about a brilliant criminal's quest for vengeance, and Jenna Wycoff's half-hour pilot Vamp, about a recently windowed Latina mom faced with a rare blood cancer, who doubles down on her parental devotion by making a soul-sucking underground arrangement to extend her life, despite some eternal consequences. [Updated: 12/17/2018]

StoryPros International Names Contest Winners

Southern Blood, by Lonas Taylor, has been named the Grand Prize Winner of the 12th Annual StoryPros International Screenplay Contest. [Updated: 12/15/2018]

New York Horror Fest Names Short Script Finalists

The New York Horror Film Festival has named their 2018 Short Screenplay Finalists. [Updated: 12/14/2018]

Write/LA Names Contest Finalists

Write/LA has announced their 2018 Screenplay Contest finalists. The grand prize announcement will be made on December 15. [Updated: 12/11/2018]

StoryPros Names Contest Finalists

StoryPros has announced the Finalists of the 12th Annual StoryPros International Screenplay Contest. [Updated: 12/09/2018]

StoryPros Names International Screenplay Contest Semifinalists

Semifinalists have been announced for the 12th Annual StoryPros International Screenplay Contest. [Updated: 12/02/2018]

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The Ghost And The Gold Louis Tv Pilot

A ghost leads her great granddaughter through history to the god coins that bought her as a slave in 1810.
Author: Jamie Sutliff
Genre: Drama,Historical,Supernatural

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

Lotus Operandi

This one is pure Fun.!It's a genre buster, LA LA Land 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

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

City Dwellers

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

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 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

Shalefield

The only thing more precious than the land you raise your family, is the ability to keep your family on that land. Regardless the cost.
Author: Michael Rogers
Genre: Drama,Sci-Fi

Mr. Longsleeves

A single mother takes her eight year old daughter and her seventy year old mother on the run, when she sees signs that they are being hunted. You can't hide from what's inside.
Author: Mike W. Rogers
Genre: Horror

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