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Nickelodeon Writing Program

Final Deadline: 02/28/2017
WSPro Discount: No

L.A. Neo Noir Novel, Film, & Script Fest

Final Deadline: 02/28/2017
WSPro Discount: $5.00

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

Women In Cinema International Screenplay Competition

Final Deadline: 02/28/2017
WSPro Discount: No

First 10 Pages Script Contest

Final Deadline: 02/28/2017
WSPro Discount: No

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

ISA Fast Track Fellowship V

Final Deadline: 03/01/2017
WSPro Discount: No

Horror Hotel International Film Festival

Final Deadline: 03/01/2017
WSPro Discount: $5.00

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Nantucket Film Festival Screenplay Competition

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

HBO Access Writing Fellowship New!

Final Deadline: 03/04/2017
WSPro Discount: No

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Sunlight International Film Festival New!

Final Deadline: 03/15/2017
WSPro Discount: No

Willamette Writers FilmLab

Final Deadline: 03/20/2017
WSPro Discount: No

Breaking Walls Thriller Screenplay Contest

Final Deadline: 03/24/2017
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Table Read My Screenplay Contest

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

The Writers Lab

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

100 Screenplays

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

trackingb.com Original TV Pilot Contest

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

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

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

Creative World Awards

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

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

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CineStory Names 2017 TV/Digital Fellowship Winner

Updated: 02/27/2017

Chase Pletts has been named the Winner of the 2017 CineStory TV/Digital Fellowship for his Orignal Drama, The Loving Wrath of Eldon Quint.

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Other Worlds Austin Announces 2016 Screenplay Contest Winners

As part of its ongoing mission to encourage work in Science Fiction, Other Worlds Austin held its second annual SciFi Screenplay Contest to reward creativity in its earliest stages and encourage writers to keep working in the genre. [Updated: 02/27/2017]

Poe Films Names Poe Contest Winners

Bob Giordano of Springfield, TN, has been named the winner of The Poe Contest for his thriller "The Odds," about an abused but strong-willed woman who competes in a gruesome contest against unseen virtual competitors in a winner-take-all test of survival. [Updated: 02/27/2017]

Final Draft Names 2016 Big Break Contest Winners

The Grand Prize winners of the 2016 Final Draft Big Break Contest were revealed at the 12th Annual Final Draft Awards on February 23rd, 2017. [Updated: 02/27/2017]

HollywoodIQ:

Interview with ScreenCraft Horror/Thriller Winners Colin Dalvit & Andrew Lahmann

Colin Dalvit & Andrew Lahmann won the 2016 ScreenCraft Action & Thriller Screenplay Contest with their script The Timbermen, an action-horror hybrid about a desperate father and son who join a group of rough lumberjacks on a dangerous mission in the Washington Territory in 1878, and must then fight to survive ferocious monsters deep in the mountains of the Pacific Northwest. [Updated: 02/24/2017]

Scriptapalooza Names TV Contest Winners

Scriptapalooza has named its latest Pilot, 1-Hour, Sitcom and Reality TV Contest winners. [Updated: 02/20/2017]

Acclaim TV Names Fall/Winter 2016 Contest Winners

Acclaim TV has named their Fall/Winter 2016 Pilot/MOW and Spec Category Contest Winners. [Updated: 02/18/2017]

Acclaim Film Names Fall/Winter 2016 Contest Winners

FLAWED by Alma Murray Dunham has been named the winner of the Fall/Winter 2016 Acclaim Film Screenwriting Competition. [Updated: 02/18/2017]

HollywoodIQ:

TrackingB Feature Winner Michael Thai

Mike Thai studied filmmaking at USC, focusing primarily on production, but has now turned to screenwriting, as well. His sci-fi detective thriller 10G was the recent winner of the TrackingB Screenplay Contest. [Updated: 02/11/2017]

Launch Pad Contest Names Top 75 Features

Tracking-Board.com has announced the top 75 features of the 2016 Launch Pad Screenwriting Competition. [Updated: 02/03/2017]

WILDSound Names January 2017 Contest Winners

Watch the 20 WILDSound winning screenplays for January 2017 performed by professional actors. [Updated: 02/02/2017]

Meryl Streep Funded Writers Lab Now Open for Submissions

The Writers Lab for women over 40, funded by Meryl Streep for its third year, is now open for submissions. [Updated: 02/01/2017]

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Mother Seacole

British soldiers are transported from Jamaica to fight in the Crimean War, and a Scottish-Jamaican lady provides home comforts and medical assistance to “her boys” at her own peril and becomes a British heroine.
Author: Patrick Harrison
Genre: Action-Adventure,Historical,Biography

The Odyssey Of John Buchanan

An epic Scottish saga of war, love, servitude, and the promise of freedom in colonial Pennsylvania, propels a young Scot in his determination to seek a different future.
Author: Patrick Harrison
Genre: Action-Adventure,Historical,Romance

Wifey

She believes love is patient, love is kind, it does not dishonor others and it keeps no record of wrongs. What will happen when love is not all she thinks it is?
Author: Rodney Harper
Genre: Drama,Comedy,Romantic Comedy

The Demon Of Hope Street

Plagued by flashbacks, a homeless vet seeks redemption as he pursues a deranged street preacher who murders his followers to send them to heaven.
Author: Craig Peters
Genre: Thriller

Diplomatic Ammunity!

A struggling Hollywood screenwriter recruits his former best friends to help him write a script about a series of pranks they pulled in high school, and they discover why their friendship fell apart (ADAPTATION meets IDIOCRACY).
Author: Jonathan LaPoma
Genre: Drama,Comedy

Louis A. Runs Along

Louis has been sober for years until he hops a bus for vacation where he meets a woman who steals his heart, and eventually his sobriety. Note: This script is the first episode in what will be a series. It is based on my short story that was awarded honorable mention in the Oregon Writers Colony Competition and a semi-finalist in the New Millennium Competition.
Author: judi Blaze
Genre: Drama,Romance

New To The Zoo

Oz, a smart-alec mimicking lyrebird, is kidnapped from his new zoo, along with some other ‘reject’ animals. Together they have to find their way through the woods and back to their new zoo and safety.
Author: Paul Mahoney
Genre: Comedy,Family,Animation

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

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

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

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