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Table Read My Screenplay Contest

Final Deadline: 03/30/2017
WSPro Discount: No

ScreenCraft SciFi Screenplay Contest

Final Deadline: 03/30/2017
WSPro Discount: $5.00

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The Writers Lab

Final Deadline: 03/30/2017
WSPro Discount: No

100 Screenplays

Final Deadline: 04/01/2017
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Submit to Big Break 2017 today! Accepting feature film scripts and original TV pilots!

trackingb.com Original TV Pilot Contest

Final Deadline: 04/02/2017
WSPro Discount: No

CineStory Foundation Feature Retreat and Fellowship

Final Deadline: 04/05/2017
WSPro Discount: $5.00

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Art of Brooklyn Film Festival

Final Deadline: 04/14/2017
WSPro Discount: No

Diversity Film & Script Showcase

Final Deadline: 04/15/2017
WSPro Discount: No

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Diverse Voices presented by WeScreenplay

Final Deadline: 04/15/2017
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Sunset Film Festival Los Angeles

Final Deadline: 04/15/2017
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Scriptapalooza TV Writing Competition

Final Deadline: 04/17/2017
WSPro Discount: No

2017 PAGE International Screenwriting Awards

Final Deadline: 04/17/2017
WSPro Discount: No

Kay Snow Writing Contest

Final Deadline: 04/19/2017
WSPro Discount: No

New Media Scripts Competition

Final Deadline: 04/25/2017
WSPro Discount: $10.00

Stage 32 Fantasy & Sci-Fi Screenwriting Contest New!

Final Deadline: 04/28/2017
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Acclaim TV Screenwriting Competition

Final Deadline: 04/29/2017
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Acclaim Film

Final Deadline: 04/29/2017
WSPro Discount: $5.00

StoryPros Awards Contest

Final Deadline: 04/30/2017
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Creative World Awards

Final Deadline: 04/30/2017
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Maine Film Initiative New!

Final Deadline: 04/30/2017
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Shore Scripts - Short Film Fund New!

Final Deadline: 04/30/2017
WSPro Discount: No

Artists Alliance Short Screenplay Contest

Final Deadline: 05/01/2017
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Too Short to Die Short Screenplay Competition

Final Deadline: 05/01/2017
WSPro Discount: No

Academy Nicholl Fellowships in Screenwriting

Final Deadline: 05/01/2017
WSPro Discount: No

Scriptapalooza Features & Shorts

Final Deadline: 05/01/2017
WSPro Discount: No

The Indie Gathering's Screenwriter Contest

Final Deadline: 05/08/2017
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Austin Film Festival Playwriting Competition New!

Final Deadline: 05/10/2017
WSPro Discount: No

True Story Screenplay Competition

Final Deadline: 05/14/2017
WSPro Discount: No

WriteMovies Spring 2017 Screenwriting Competition

Final Deadline: 05/14/2017
WSPro Discount: No

Austin Film Festival Screenplay Competition

Final Deadline: 05/15/2017
WSPro Discount: No

International Family and Faith Film Festival Screenwriting Competition New!

Final Deadline: 05/16/2017
WSPro Discount: No

ScreenCraft Comedy Screenplay Contest

Final Deadline: 05/17/2017
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Script Pipeline TV Writing Competititon

Final Deadline: 05/20/2017
WSPro Discount: No

Script Pipeline Screenwriting Competition

Final Deadline: 05/20/2017
WSPro Discount: No

HollyShorts Screenplay Contest

Final Deadline: 05/26/2017
WSPro Discount: $15.00

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ScreenCraft Names Fellowship Finalists

Updated: 03/24/2017

ScreenCraft has announced their Fellowship Finalists from over 2,000 submissions.

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Fresh Voices Names Finalists

The Fresh Voices Screenwriting Competition has announced their 2016/2017 finalists. Winners will be announced April 3rd. [Updated: 03/22/2017]

WeScreenplay Names Short Screenplay Contest Quarterfinalists

WeScreenplay has announced their Short Screenplay contest quarterfinalists. [Updated: 03/21/2017]

Scriptapalooza Posts Video Interviews with TV Contest Winners

Scriptapalooza has posted video interviews with recent contest winners David Schlow & Dan Sheehan, Shandton D. Williams II, and Robert Wheaton. [Updated: 03/18/2017]

HollywoodIQ:

Interview with Table Read My Screenplay Winner Mark Grisar

Screenwriter Mark Grisar scored a big 2016 contest win when his script Cleaning House was selected as the winner of the London edition of the Table Read My Screenplay Contest. The script has been optioned for production and is scheduled to shoot this spring with Nick Quested attached to direct. [Updated: 03/18/2017]

WeScreenplay Names Contest Winners

Kenlon Clark & William Rubio have been named the Grand Prize Winners of the WeScreenplay Screenwriting Contest for their script, Forged. Novelist Orson Scott Card (Ender's Game) was named the second place winner of the blindly-judged competition for his screenplay MESA 1966, along with Paul Gross for his script about Beethoven, Diminuendo. This year's WeScreenplay Competition attracted almost 1,000 submissions. [Updated: 03/16/2017]

WildSound Names February Contest Winners

[Updated: 03/04/2017]

American Gem Names Semifinalists

American Gem and Write Brothers have announced the semifinalists of the 12th Annual American Gem Short Script and Literary Festival. American Gem Literary Festival attracted a total of 1,341 entries worldwide: 1,139 short scripts, 197 short stories and 5 Documentaries. [Updated: 03/02/2017]

Filmmakers Names Screenplay Semifinalists

FilmMakers has announced the semifinalists of the 15th. Annual Filmmakers International Screenwriting Awards Competition. This Year's Contest attracted a total of 1587 scripts worldwide. [Updated: 03/02/2017]

Filmmakers Names 1st TV Script Writing Semifinalists

Filmmakers has named the semifinalists of the second annual 1st TV Script Writing Competition. [Updated: 03/02/2017]

Fresh Voices Names 2016-17 Semifinalists

Semifinalists have been announced for the 2016-17 Fresh Voices Screenwriting Competition. [Updated: 03/01/2017]

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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

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

Curious Buddies

*** A veteran FBI Agent hires and develops a surprising bond with a young internet entrepreneur when he seeks his expertise in a week long rescue of a six year old girl taken hostage in a fall out shelter by a ruthless psychopath. Rewrite. It's a combo meal.The Nice Guys meets The Social Network with a side of Taken.
Author: Janet Caulfield
Genre: Drama,Thriller,Action-Adventure

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

Baby's Gone

Two neglected toddlers look on as their new baby brother is taken from their motel room, as the mother watches. Baby's Gone is a short taken from my memoir, Riding in the Backseat with My Brother; currently a book but soon to be a feature screenplay. Just awarded semi-finalist for the New Millennium competition.
Author: judi Blaze
Genre: Drama,Family

Roommates

When two roommates find their third roommate dead in his room they panic, realizing they could be suspects, then spend hours getting drunk letting their imagination go wild, until the authorities show up.
Author: judi Blaze
Genre: Comedy

(new) Squid Jiggers

A young island woman spends three years struggling with the loss of her arm until her ex, responsible for her impairment, is released from prison; then she fights for her life.
Author: judi Blaze
Genre: Drama,Romantic Comedy,Thriller

Switchback

Miles Overman is in financial trouble, borrowed from the wrong people who expect results. On the eve of reckoning he wakes up in the body of a herder in Mongolia. Can he adjust to a simple life? Can Cholon the herder handle unforgiving criminals in a big city? When will they be switched back? What lessons will be learned walking a mile in someone else's shoes?
Author: Peter Roach
Genre: Drama,Fantasy

Middle Passage

An LA detective assigned to the Hopi reservation is chasing a trouble maker when they are both suddenly abducted. They awake in the loneliness of space with other aliens. They must forge a bond with beings unlike themselves. This is an unlikely band of brothers; they are not the meek to be enslaved. They will battle their captors and accept a new existence or die in the vastness of gas and dust.
Author: Peter Roach
Genre: Sci-Fi,Fantasy

Love Across Hades

Joel is a blood researcher determined to keep his dead girlfriend Christine amongst the living. On the brink of an artificial blood discovery to keep her alive, they are threatened by the meddlesome living and the angry dead. Do not mess with them. Beneath Christine’s innocence, is a slayer of demons, and a terror in the world of the living. Get in their way and die.
Author: Peter Roach
Genre: Fantasy,Horror,Supernatural

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