Write LA

Write LA

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Los Angeles, CA

Web:
http://write-la.com
Email:
info@write-la.com

Contact: Tim Schildberger, Co-Founder/Head Judge

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Signficance: 5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars (5.0/5.0)
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Objective

**A Moviebytes Top Screenplay Contest for 2021**

Our 2020 Winner has been signed by a Manager as a result of entering our competition!! Now in our fourth season, Write LA gives 5 writers the chance to be read by potential representation, and one winner will be flown to LA and given two nights hotel accommodation (Covid willing) to have Q&A meetings with Industry Insiders, and hear their entire script read live on stage by professional 'Hollywood' actors. The reading will be professionally video recorded and posted online.

The winner, finalists and semifinalists receive free feedback from head judge - and highly respected script consultant - Tim Schildberger. Other prizes include copies of Final Draft 11, helpful screenwriting books from Michael Wiese Productions, awesome notebooks made with recycled paper by Decomposition Books, and invitations to the Grand Prize Live Read event. Show More

Deadline/Entry Fees

Deadline Date Entry Fee Days till Deadline
Early May 5, 2021 $45 58
Regular May 25, 2021 $65 78
Final June 15, 2021 $75 99

Submissions accepted via Coverfly and FilmFreeway.

WinningScripts Pro $5 Off Coupon

Notification:
Semifinalists (Top 15) Announced – September 15, 2021;
Finalists (Top 5) Announced – October 1, 2021;
Winner Announced – October 7, 2021

Grand Prize Weekend – November 6-7 2020

Rules

Please visit http://write-la.com/rules/ to read the official rules.

Awards

The Winner receives…
  • Targeted promotion to a leading Literary Management Company.
  • Domestic airfare and a two-night hotel stay at an LA area hotel.
  • Q&A meetings with two Industry Insiders specifically chosen to match your interests and career goals. (Past Insiders have included a Warner Brothers exec, a Showrunner, and a network television writer.)
  • Your entire script read on stage by professional actors in front of a theater audience in LA
  • A professionally edited video recording of the script read posted online
  • A free copy of Final Draft 11 courtesy of Final Draft
  • 3 screenwriting books courtesy of Michael Wiese Productions
  • A professional logline polish
  • A sweet trophy
  • Your logline posted on the Write LA website
The Finalists receive…
  • Targeted promotion to a leading Literary Managment Company
  • A free copy of Final Draft 11 courtesy of Final Draft
  • 2 screenwriting books courtesy of Michael Wiese Productions
  • Invitations to the Grand Prize Live Read event in November 2021
  • A professional logline polish
  • Your logline posted on the Write LA website
The Semifinalists receive...
  • Written feedback on your script from head judge Tim Schildberger
  • 1 free screenwriting book courtesy of Michael Wiese Productions
  • Invitations to the Grand Prize Live Read event in November 2021
  • Your logline posted on the Write LA website

Write LA

Contact

Los Angeles, CA

Web:
http://write-la.com
Email:
info@write-la.com

Contact: Tim Schildberger, Co-Founder/Head Judge

Report Card

Overall: 5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars (5.0/5.0)
Professionalism: 5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars (5.0/5.0)
Feedback: 5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars (5.0/5.0)
Signficance: 5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars (5.0/5.0)
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Write LA

Contact

Los Angeles, CA

Web:
http://write-la.com
Email:
info@write-la.com

Contact: Tim Schildberger, Co-Founder/Head Judge

Report Card

Overall: 5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars (5.0/5.0)
Professionalism: 5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars (5.0/5.0)
Feedback: 5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars (5.0/5.0)
Signficance: 5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars (5.0/5.0)
Report Cards: 4    
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Contest News

Write/LA Names Industry Insiders

Write/LA has announced five industry insiders, each of whom will read one of eight finalist scripts and give the writer(s) written feedback. Each finalist will be carefully paired with each Insider to ensure a good genre and taste fit.

Industry Insiders:

  • Daniela Gonzalez – Literary Manager, Circle of Confusion
  • Shawn Boxe – Writer, Silicon Valley
  • Monica Levinson – President of Production, ShivHans Pictures (Trumbo, Beirut, Captain Fantastic)
  • Greg Schmidt – Vice President of Production, Truant Pictures
  • Krista Carpenter – Manager, Fictional Entity Media Inc.


Updated: 08/28/2018

Write LA

Contact

Los Angeles, CA

Web:
http://write-la.com
Email:
info@write-la.com

Contact: Tim Schildberger, Co-Founder/Head Judge

Report Card

Overall: 5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars (5.0/5.0)
Professionalism: 5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars (5.0/5.0)
Feedback: 5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars (5.0/5.0)
Signficance: 5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars (5.0/5.0)
Report Cards: 4    
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