The 18th Annual FilmMakers International Screenwriting Awards

FilmMakers/Feature

Contact

Beverly Hills, CA

Web:
http://www.filmmakers.com/screenplay
Email:
info@filmmakers.com

Contact: Jennifer Brooks, Contest Director

Report Card

Overall: 3 stars3 stars3 stars (3.2/5.0)
Professionalism: 4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars (4.4/5.0)
Feedback: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (4.1/5.0)
Signficance: 2.5 stars2.5 stars2.5 stars (2.6/5.0)
Report Cards: 120    
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Objective

To make Hollywood more accessible than ever before to more aspiring global screenwriters, Filmmakers is forming strategic alliances with the powers that be in Film and TV Script Writing; who are in search of top Screenplays & Writers... Filmmakers Championing Emerging Artists.

FilmMakers International Screenwriting Awards has been in existence since 2000 (formerly known as The Radmin Company / FilmMakers.com Screenplay Contest) and its association with the Radmin Company has been going on since late 2000.

Deadline/Entry Fees

Expired. Previous Deadline: 07/31/2019

WinningScripts Pro $5 Off Coupon

Notification: 1st round qualifiers notified on 10/31

Rules

All entries must be submitted online only. Please see website for complete rules. http://filmmakers.com/screenplay/#Rules

Awards

THE TOP FIFTY SCRIPTS WILL BE READ BY THE RADMIN COMPANY FOR REPRESENTATION CONSIDERATION

GRAND PRIZE WINNER

A) $2,500 (USD) +
B) Coverage by Greenlight Script Coverage +
C) a copy of Movie Magic's Screenwriter by Write Brothers +
D) Emerging Artist Trophy Award for Best Screenplay of the Year +
E) an Official Selection laurel

ELITE PRIZE WINNER

A) $500 (USD) +
B) a copy of Movie Magic Screenwriter by Write Brothers +
D) Emerging Artist Award Certificate for Best Screenplay in a category
E) an Official Selection laurel

2 ELITE PRIZE WINNERS

A) $500 (USD) +
B) a copy of Movie Magic Screenwriter by Write Brothers +
D) Emerging Artist Award Certificate for Best Screenplay in a category
E) an Official Selection laurel

3 DIAMOND PRIZE WINNERS

A) Emerging Artist Award Certificate for 2nd Best Screenplay in a category
B) an Official Selection laurel

3 PLATINUM PRIZE WINNERS

A) Emerging Artist Award Certificate for 3rd Best Script in a category
B) an Official Selection laurel

10 RUNNERS-UP

A) Certificate of Achievement Award

FilmMakers/Feature

Contact

Beverly Hills, CA

Web:
http://www.filmmakers.com/screenplay
Email:
info@filmmakers.com

Contact: Jennifer Brooks, Contest Director

Report Card

Overall: 3 stars3 stars3 stars (3.2/5.0)
Professionalism: 4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars (4.4/5.0)
Feedback: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (4.1/5.0)
Signficance: 2.5 stars2.5 stars2.5 stars (2.6/5.0)
Report Cards: 120    
Have you entered?
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FilmMakers International Screenwriting Awards

Contact

Beverly Hills, CA

Web:
http://www.filmmakers.com/screenplay
Email:
info@filmmakers.com

Contact: Jennifer Brooks, Contest Director

Report Card

Overall: 3 stars3 stars3 stars (3.2/5.0)
Professionalism: 4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars (4.4/5.0)
Feedback: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (4.1/5.0)
Signficance: 2.5 stars2.5 stars2.5 stars (2.6/5.0)
Report Cards: 120    
Have you entered?
Submit a Report card

Contest News

Production Companies in Hollywood and New York request FilmMakers.com Finalists

Lilac Production request top ten

Lilac Production (Guild Mgmt) requests to read the screenplays of all ten finalists.

Axial Entertainment request third place winner

Axel Entertainment requested to read third place winning script, THE PRECEDENT by David Bacal

Axel Entertainment is a new Production Management Company based in New York City, with Bill Eville (Sonnenfeld Josephson), Lisa Fragner (Fox Searchlight), Riaz Patel (Chicagofilms), and Laura Parker (Clinica Estetico). Their emphasis is on new writers and staffing them for in-house projects.

Nightstar Productions requests to read Filmmakers.com ten finalists

Nightstar Productions, based in Los Angeles, requested the top ten scripts.

Oak Island Films Inc. requests FilmMakers.com finalists

Oak Island Films Inc. requests contact information and synopsis of the top ten finalists.

As an independent production company, Oak Island Films often introduces the viewer to fresh new Hollywood talent. Their latest feature, American Intellectuals, proudly introduces Portia de Rossi of TV's Ally McBeal to the big screen. Oak Island Film has produced and collaborated in over 20 feature film projects. They have a project in development Evolution, Montecito Productions collaborative project with Ivan Reitman and Tom Pollock at DreamWorks. Cursed Part III in Post.

Echo Lake Productions requests five of top ten

Echo Lake Productions requested a one to two page synopsis on five of the ten finalists. BACKUP by Sandra Cook Jerome, CROSSING THE LINE by Kelly Alan Bancroft, PSYNPASE by Andre Roman Rivers, THE MYTH ABOUT ROSES by Shannan Leigh Thompson and WALK-IN by Diane Lacey.

Echo Lake Productions, LLC, is an independent film financing and production company with exclusive access to a private investment fund. Echo Lake consists of a loan financing division and a production division. Since its first film investment in October of 1997, Echo Lake has provided loan financing for six films and optioned four others for its development slate.

Over the past two years, Echo Lake has carefully and selectively built a development slate of five films. Echo Lake has access to a separate fund to invest in development and to make pay-or-play offers for projects on which Echo Lake serves as the primary producer. As primary producer, Echo Lake is open to collaboration with other producers, but must retain final decision-making rights regarding script, budget, and key cast and crew.

Echo Lake evaluates original scripts, plays, and novels. Echo Lake prefers stories with traditional three-act structures, strong themes, and well-defined, strong characters. While Echo Lake rules out no submission on the basis of genre, the company is less interested in broad comedies and stories with frivolous themes. The most important quality of an Echo Lake film is that it be about something that matters.

Nova Pictures requests ten finalists

Nova Pictures, based in Los Angeles, requested contact info and synopsis of ten finalists.

Nova Pictures is a Development, Production and Distribution Company, listed in the Hollywood Creative Directory and the Hollywood Distributors Directory. The company has optioned several books and scripts, produced award-winning shorts such as "The Yellow Badge of Courage" and distributed award winning feature films including "Extraordinary Visitor". They look for quality material in any stage of development or completed projects. They are a filmmaker friendly company that looks for partnerships with other filmmakers.

Their staff has a vast background in Film/Television production, Film Finance, Budgeting and Accounting. Their staff can provide several production services, at any stage of production.

Please visit our web site for a complete list at:

http://www.filmmakers.com/contests/2000/Contest_Headline_News.htm

Updated: 10/12/2000

FilmMakers International Screenwriting Awards

Contact

Beverly Hills, CA

Web:
http://www.filmmakers.com/screenplay
Email:
info@filmmakers.com

Contact: Jennifer Brooks, Contest Director

Report Card

Overall: 3 stars3 stars3 stars (3.2/5.0)
Professionalism: 4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars (4.4/5.0)
Feedback: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (4.1/5.0)
Signficance: 2.5 stars2.5 stars2.5 stars (2.6/5.0)
Report Cards: 120    
Have you entered?
Submit a Report card

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