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FEATURE CONTEST EARLY DEADLINE IS in 01-06-2021

2021 FEATURE CONTEST $10,000 GRAND PRIZE 6 x $1000 GENRE WINNERS INDUSTRY CIRCULATION

GRAND PRIZE $10,000 + 6 GENRE WINNERS $1000 EACH

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WE HAVE HELPED LAUNCH THE CAREERS OF 70+ WRITERS THROUGH OUR FEATURE CONTEST. THIS INCLUDES DEALS WITH SONY, BLUMHOUSE, WARNER BROS, FILM4 & HULU. 

THE BEST SCRIPT FROM ALL GENRE CATEGORIES WILL BE AWARDED OUR GRAND PRIZE OF $10,000.

WE WILL ALSO BE GIVING AWAY $1,000 TO EACH WINNER FROM OUR 6 GENRE CATEGORIES: ACTION/ADVENTURE, COMEDY, DRAMA, SCI-FI, THRILLER & HORROR.

May 31st

Early Deadline $45

July 31st

Regular Deadline $55

Aug 31st

Final Deadline $65

Oct 25th

Quarter-Finalists

Nov 10th

Semi-Finalists

Nov 25th

Finalists

Dec 10th

Winners

SOME OF OUR PREVIOUS WINNERS

WHY ENTER

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JUDGES

Winning Feature scripts will be read by our 13 Award-Winning Judges.

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PRIZES

Over $20k in Cash & Prizes is up for grabs in our Feature Screenplay Contest.

Our Grand Prize Winner will win an industry meeting with Award-Winning Creative Producer Julia Berg. Julia regularly works with the industry A-List including talents such as Charlie Kaufman and Nicole Holofcener.

 

 

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INDUSTRY & DIRECTORS ROSTER

The best Feature scripts will be read by our roster of 116 Production Companies, Agents, Managers, and 80+ Directors.

PLUS, every writer who enters will receive a FREE 18 Page booklet on HOW TO GET YOUR SCREENPLAY PRODUCED.

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SCRIPT SCORE

Our readers have read for some of the biggest production companies in the world, including: Universal, Lionsgate, Paramount, Working Title, BBC and many others. You will receive your script score once we announce our Finalists. There will be an additional read for each round that a script progresses.

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SUCCESS STORIES

We have helped 70+ writers gain representation, option, sell, and have their screenplays produced.

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DISCOVERY PLATFORM

We’ve partnered with Coverfly to handle all submissions. As well as our judges and roster, you have the choice to make your script available to hundreds more industry professionals on their platform for no additional fee. This is entirely optional – you can be as private or public as you like.

GENRE WINNERS

1ST - ACTION/ADVENTURE

$1,000Cash
  • • Your script read & considered by our Judges, Industry Roster & Directors

    • Introduction and Meetings with Hollywood Agents and Managers

    • Script development with Shore Scripts

    • Free Enrolment into the Ultimate Screenwriting Course

    • Final Draft 11 Software

1ST - COMEDY

$1,000Cash
  • • Your script read & considered by our Judges, Industry Roster & Directors

    • Introduction and Meetings with Hollywood Agents and Managers

    • Script development with Shore Scripts

    • Free Enrolment into the Ultimate Screenwriting Course

    • Final Draft 11 Software

1ST - DRAMA

$1,000Cash
  • • Your script read & considered by our Judges, Industry Roster & Directors

    • Introduction and Meetings with Hollywood Agents and Managers

    • Script development with Shore Scripts

    • Free Enrolment into the Ultimate Screenwriting Course

    • Final Draft 11 Software

1ST - HORROR

$1,000Cash
  • • Your script read & considered by our Judges, Industry Roster & Directors

    • Introduction and Meetings with Hollywood Agents and Managers

    • Script development with Shore Scripts

    • Free Enrolment into the Ultimate Screenwriting Course

    • Final Draft 11 Software

1ST - SCI-FI

$1,000Cash
  • • Your script read & considered by our Judges, Industry Roster & Directors

    • Introduction and Meetings with Hollywood Agents and Managers

    • Script development with Shore Scripts

    • Free Enrolment into the Ultimate Screenwriting Course

    • Final Draft 11 Software

1ST - THRILLER

$1,000Cash
  • • Your script read & considered by our Judges, Industry Roster & Directors

    • Introduction and Meetings with Hollywood Agents and Managers

    • Script development with Shore Scripts

    • Free Enrolment into the Ultimate Screenwriting Course

    • Final Draft 11 Software


TOP 5 IN EACH GENRE CATEGORY

• Your script read & considered by our Judges, Industry Roster & Directors

• Free Enrollment into the Ultimate Screenwriting Course

INDUSTRY MEETUP | FEATURE GRAND PRIZE WINNER

4 OF THE 13 JUDGES WHO WILL READ 2021's BEST SCRIPTS

6 OF THE 116 COMPANIES ON OUR INDUSTRY ROSTER WHO WILL READ 2021's BEST SCRIPTS

6 OF THE 80+ ON OUR DIRECTORS ROSTER WHO WILL READ 2021's BEST SCRIPTS