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2020's SHORT FILM FUND OPENS in 15-01-2020

2019’s Short Film Fund is now closed. Thank you to everyone who entered.

The Shore Scripts Short Film Fund offers an opportunity for emerging screenwriters and filmmakers to have their short film financed and produced.

The Fund welcomes submissions from screenwriters and filmmakers from around the world. We accept short scripts, animations, and proof of concept shorts for TV pilots and features.

Jan 15th

Fund Opens

March 31st

Regular Deadline $40

May 2nd

Late Deadline $50

May 26th

Finalists Announced

June 6th

Winner(s) Announced

2019's SHORT FILM FUND WINNERS

CONGRATULATIONS TO 2019’s SHORT FILM FUND WINNERS

READ ABOUT THEM HERE

2020’s SHORT FILM FUND WILL REOPEN FROM JAN 15TH

STANDARD SUBMISSION
$50

SUBMISSION + 2 PAGE COVERAGE
$120

JUDGES

The produced Short Film(s) will be sent to all 34 OSCAR, BAFTA, EMMY & GOLDEN GLOBE winning Judges.

PRIZES

Between $10-15K Production Budget to make your Short Film + THOUSANDS of dollars worth of free camera equipment rental from ARRI Rental. 

PLUS, our Grand Prize Winner will receive; a Free 1-Year Subscription to WriterDuet Pro, a Free copy of Final Draft, and a Free 6-month membership to the International Screenwriters’ Association.

INDUSTRY & DIRECTORS ROSTER

The produced Short Film(s) will be sent to our complete roster of 120+ Production Companies, Agents, Managers, and 65 Directors.

 

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

2 SCRIPT READS + SCORE

Each script is read twice by two separate readers. You will receive your script score once we announce our Finalists. There will be an additional read for each round that a script progresses.

SUCCESS STORIES

Our previous fund winners have had their films screened at Tribeca, London Film Festival, Austin, Encounters,  Aesthetica, Rhode Island and many others.


We have also helped 60+ writers gain representation, option, sell and have their screenplays produced.

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.

PREVIOUS FUND WINNERS

BEST SELLER

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THE NAKED MAN

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THE ORGY

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