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New York New Stories

Final: 08/20/2019
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Stage 32 Search for New Blood Contest

Final : 08/21/2019
WSPro Discount: No

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Launch Pad Screenwriting Competition

Final: 08/26/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Golden Script Competition New!

August Latebird: 08/26/2019
WSPro Discount: No

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Film Independent Screenwriting Lab

Member Extended Deadline: 08/27/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Creative Screenwriting Screenplay Contest

Final: 08/28/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Rome Independent Film Festival

: 08/30/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Moondance International Film Festival

Late: 08/30/2019
WSPro Discount: $5.00

ScreenCraft Drama Feature Script Contest

Final: 08/31/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Shore Scripts Feature Screenplay Contest

Late: 08/31/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Shore Scripts TV Pilot Contest

Late: 08/31/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Houston Comedy Film Festival

Final: 08/31/2019
WSPro Discount: $10.00

Austin Comedy Short Film Festival

Final: 08/31/2019
WSPro Discount: $10.00

Illinois International Film Festival

Last Chance: 08/31/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Athena List

Late: 09/01/2019
WSPro Discount: No

New York City Horror Film Festival Screenplay Competition

Final: 09/01/2019
WSPro Discount: No

American Zoetrope Screenplay Contest

Final: 09/05/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Breaking Walls Thriller Screenplay Contest

Extended: 09/06/2019
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Cynosure Screenwriting Awards

Extended: 09/08/2019
WSPro Discount: No

The Script Lab's Free Contest New!

Final: 09/15/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Women in Film & Television Vancouver

Late: 09/17/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Filmmatic TV Pilot Awards New!

Final: 09/20/2019
WSPro Discount: No

WRPN Women's International Film Festival

Last Chance: 09/21/2019
WSPro Discount: $10.00

WriteMovies Horror Award 2019

Final: 09/29/2019
WSPro Discount: No Screenplay Contest

Really Late Extended: 09/30/2019
WSPro Discount: No

ScreenCraft Pilot Launch

Final: 09/30/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Portland Comedy Film Festival

Final: 09/30/2019
WSPro Discount: $10.00

Middlebury Script Lab

Late: 10/05/2019
WSPro Discount: No

WriteMovies Fall 2019 Screenwriting Contest

Standard: 10/13/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Diverse Voices presented by WeScreenplay

Final: 10/15/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Scriptapalooza TV Writing Competition

Final: 10/15/2019
WSPro Discount: No

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Live Read/LA Names August Winners

Updated: 08/16/2019

Winners and finalists have been announced for the August, 2019 Live Read/LA Screenwriting Competition. The reading will be held on Monday, August 26th, 2019, with Industry Insider Hannah Ozer, a Literary Manager with Kaplan/Perrone.

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CineStory Names Finalists

Finalists have been annonced for the 2019 CineStory Feature Fellowship. [Updated: 08/19/2019]

TrackingB Names TV Contest Winners

Matt Raner has been named the overall winner of the TrackingB TV Pilot Competition. The script, titled Hechicera is about a former FBI agent who lives a lonely life in a small Arizona town, until three cartel killers come hunting for an innocent immigrant girl hiding an unbelievable secret. [Updated: 08/19/2019]

Scriptaplooza Names Screenplay Finalists

Scriptapalooza has announced the top 30 finalists for their 2019 Screenplay Competition. [Updated: 08/16/2019]

Scriptapalooza Names Semifinalists

Semifinalists have been announced for the 2019 Scriptapalooza Screenwriting Competition. [Updated: 08/06/2019]

Scriptapalooza Names Quarterfinalists

Quarterfinalists have been announced for the 2019 Scriptapalooza Screenwriting Competition. [Updated: 08/03/2019]

Writers Lab Names Participants

Twelve writers have been selected to participate in the 2019 Writers Lab retreat to be held October 2-6, 2019 at the Guest House Retreat Center in Chester, CT. [Updated: 08/01/2019]

Scriptapalooza Names Fellowship Finalists

Scriptapalooza has the named six finalists from among 521 submissions to 2019 Scriptapalooza Fellowship Competition. [Updated: 07/29/2019]

PAGE Announces 2019 Quarterfinalists

The PAGE International Screenwriting Awards has announced their 2019 Quarterfinalists, representing the top 10% of all entries in this year's contest. [Updated: 07/22/2019]

Write/LA Names Two More Industry Insiders

In the lead up to Write/LA's Final Deadline on July 15, the competition has announced two more Industry Insiders who have agreed to each read a finalist script and provide written feedback to the writer. [Updated: 07/10/2019]

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When a troubled girl's visions of her classmates' murders start coming true, she suspects her father is the killer.
Author: Danny Howell
Genre: Horror,Supernatural

Tripping Through The Multiverse

A reclusive writer finds new lust for life when a friendly alien sends him on a dizzying journey through alternate realities.
Author: Joe Borriello
Genre: Action-Adventure,Sci-Fi,Fantasy

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

It's not your mother's buddy movie. It’s a combo meal. It’s a little bit of Lethal Weapon, Die Hard, The Social Network with a side of Taken. Experienced FBI Agent hires and befriends an internet entrepreneur to help rescue a six year old girl taken hostage in a fall out shelter by a ruthless psychopath. Winner LA film fest Best scene 2017.
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

Noctume's Rainbow

Kids and their dogs, find the rainbow bridge in a snowstorm. They teleport, fly, zoom through tunnels, and levitate, around this heaven-like universe.They have a lot of fun, but get a few surprises along the way, from messages, and musical communication with angels and a run in with a demon. They meet up with their recently departed Grandfather, and his dog, who helps them return home.
Author: janet caulfield
Genre: Fantasy,Supernatural,Animation

City Dwellers

A Veteran FBI Agent outsmarts a cult of young cyber crooks. The crafty FBI Agent with the help of a New York Company that specializes in security services and equipment, tracks down, hunts and arrests a syndicate of interns working in these cities. It's MAD MEN meets CRIMINAL MINDS.
Author: Janet Caulfield
Genre: Drama,Comedy,Action-Adventure


Two young lovers endure an "on and off-again" romance through the years only to end up in unhappy marriages longing for one another until the star-crossed lovers meet again.
Author: Christina Babinsack
Genre: Drama,Romance

Something Old Something New

A professional love songwriter, whose in a major slump, falls for her obnoxious cousin's fiancé.
Author: Christina Babinsack
Genre: Comedy,Romantic Comedy,Romance


Three brothers -- a baseball pitcher, a studio pitcher, and an owner of a factory that produces earthenware pitchers -- struggle with personal and professional tribulation admist the ongoing influence of their deceased mother. As the child of one of them nears a terrible death, his father surrenders something dear to him, saving the boy, transforming tragedy into a miraculous celebration that mingles this world with the next, and bringing redemption to the entire family.
Author: Tuvia Solomon
Genre: Drama,Family

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