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New Media Scripts Competition

Final Deadline: 04/25/2017
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Stage 32 Fantasy & Sci-Fi Screenwriting Contest New!

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

MovieBytes writers give the PAGE Awards rave reviews! Find out why... Enter today at: pageawards.com

Shore Scripts - Short Film Fund New!

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

Maine Film Initiative New!

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

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

StoryPros Awards Contest

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

Creative World Awards

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

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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

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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

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

2017 PAGE International Screenwriting Awards

Final Deadline: 05/17/2017
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

New York Television Festival: NYTVF Scripts Competition

Final Deadline: 05/26/2017
WSPro Discount: No

Acclaim TV Screenwriting Competition

Final Deadline: 05/27/2017
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Acclaim Film

Final Deadline: 05/27/2017
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Warner Bros. Writers Workshop

Final Deadline: 05/31/2017
WSPro Discount: No

Access Screenwriting Contest, Presented by Script Magazine New!

Final Deadline: 05/31/2017
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Scriptmobile Mobile Screenplay Contest New!

Final Deadline: 06/01/2017
WSPro Discount: No

Capital Fund Screenplay Competiton

Final Deadline: 06/01/2017
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Toronto International Screenwriting Competition

Final Deadline: 06/06/2017
WSPro Discount: No

New York Metropolitan Screenwriting Competition New!

Final Deadline: 06/06/2017
WSPro Discount: No

Black Screenplays Matter New!

Final Deadline: 06/06/2017
WSPro Discount: No

Hollywood Film Competition New!

Final Deadline: 06/10/2017
WSPro Discount: No

Finish Line Script Competition

Final Deadline: 06/13/2017
WSPro Discount: $10.00

Alaska International Film Awards

Final Deadline: 06/15/2017
WSPro Discount: No

Adapted Screenplay Competition

Final Deadline: 06/15/2017
WSPro Discount: No

Breaking Walls Thriller Screenplay Contest

Final Deadline: 06/23/2017
WSPro Discount: $5.00

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Nashville Fest Names Screenplay Contest Finalists

Updated: 04/21/2017

The Nashville Film Festival has named the 54 Finalists selected for their 4th annual Screenwriting Competition. Finalists were selected from over 1,300 submissions from all over the world.

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WeScreenplay Names Short Film Fund Semifinalists

WeScreenplay has announced their 38 Short Film Fund Semifinalists. [Updated: 04/20/2017]

ScreenCraft Names Fellowship Semifinalists

ScreenCraft has announced the semifinalists for this year's ScreenCraft Screenwriting Fellowship, representing approximately the top 10% of more than 2,000 submissions. [Updated: 04/19/2017]

1st TV Script Writing Competition Names Finalists

Filmmakers.com has named the finalists of their second annual 1st TV Script Writing Competition. The Competition attracted a total of 715 entries worldwide. [Updated: 04/13/2017]

Cannes Screenplay Contest Names Winners & Finalists

Some Elsewhere written by Tessa E. Duke has been named the Grand Prize Winner of the 2016 Cannes Screenplay Contest. [Updated: 04/06/2017]

Fresh Voices Names Contest and Spotlight Award Winners

Glitches by Kelly Beck-Byrnes has been named the Grand Prize Winner of the 2016-17 Fresh Voices Screenwriting Competition. Genre and Spotlight Award winners have also been announced. [Updated: 04/05/2017]

Scriptapalooza Names Fellowship Winners

Jonathan Ammon has been named the 2017 Scriptapalooza Fellowship winner for his script, Around the Solar System in 80 Days. [Updated: 04/03/2017]

Tracking Board Names Launch Pad Winners

Charlie Neubauer's The Shell has been named the Overall Winner of the 2016 Launch Pad Feature Competition. The script is a sci-fi thriller described as MINORITY REPORT meets TRANSCENDENCE. [Updated: 04/01/2017]

Scriptapalooza Fellowship Names Recommended Writers

The 2017 Scriptapalooza Fellowship has announced their 12 RECOMMENDED recipients. Out of these 12 writers, 5 will get a mentor for 3 months and 1 will go to Costa Rica for a Writer's Retreat. Winners will be announced on April 10th. [Updated: 03/30/2017]

ScreenCraft Names Fellowship Finalists

ScreenCraft has announced their Fellowship Finalists from over 2,000 submissions. [Updated: 03/24/2017]

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]

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Out Flying Past My Bedtime

The family box office power of "Sing" or "Secret Life of Pets." Live action or animated four-quadrant coming-of-age action-comedy about a girl who suddenly acquires superhero powers but must hide them from her crazily overprotective parents as she goes out to save the world. 3rd Place Winner, Fresh Voices; Finalist, Artemis Women in Action; Platinum Award, IIFA; Semifinalist, Table Read My Screenplay (Sundance); Selected, San Diego Int'l Kids & Action on Film FFs, Nominated Best Comedy; Winner, Action/Adventure Feature Film Loglines (scene performed); Winner, Comedy Feature Film Loglines.
Author: Linda Falcao
Genre: Comedy,Action-Adventure,Family

Hosea

The son of the superintendent of international churches is convinced he hears a divine word which he follows, only to face ridicule from his family circle and friends and threats to lose his life from the drug and human trafficking world.
Author: Maria Lennon
Genre: Drama,Thriller,Historical

Elijah

The king of Israel marries a Phoenician Princess, who is consumed by Baal worship, wanting to kill all devout Hebrews. God’s prophet challenges the king to repent in spite of the threat of death.
Author: Maria Lennon
Genre: Drama,Family,Historical

Adapted Scene From The Seven Rays

This was the Seven rays Script-a-Scene contest, for the book THE SEVEN RAYS, by Jessica Bendinger. up to 5 pages from a favorite excerpt of the book. It placed: Runner Up, 2010
Author: Maria Lennon
Genre: Sci-Fi,Fantasy,Romance

Free Indeed

When our heroine sees more than what meets the natural eye, she knows she is on a divine assignment, if she doesn't free a woman from spiritual bondage the woman will die. Angels of light fight angels of darkness to protect us. Our prayers influence the outcome of spiritual warfare.
Author: Maria Lennon
Genre: Thriller,Fantasy,Supernatural

True Tears Are Precious - Timeless Fairy Tale

A young maiden who grew up hidden in the woods must find her father the king to save the kingdom from doom – His twin sister and self-appointed Sorceress Queen who banished him almost 18 years ago uses all her powers to prevent a successful journey.
Author: Maria Lennon
Genre: Fantasy,Family

Finding Christmas

A woman gets threatening emails and anonymous calls about her little girl, who had drowned with her husband three years ago. They never recovered her body. Could she still be alive?
Author: Maria Lennon
Genre: Thriller,Romance

The Puzzle People

Berlin cold war aftermath: A Woman reconstructs shredded Stasi documents and stumbles upon a murder committed days after the Fall of the Berlin Wall. Her curiosity gets the best of her and she almost gets killed.
Author: Maria Lennon
Genre: Thriller,Historical

A Rose By The Door

A God fearing woman finds herself burned out by hurtful tragedies in her life. By trying to hide secrets from the past, she comes to the place where faith seems gone. But she overlooks, that old wounds must be touched and tended before they could be healed for good.
Author: Maria Lennon
Genre: Drama,Family

See Jane Run

A young teacher moves back into her hometown. An unknown stalker disrupts her life over and over and almost succeeds to kill her. The investigating officer and preacher's son turns out to be more than a protector of the law and her.
Author: Maria Lennon
Genre: Thriller,Romance

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