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Diversity Film & Script Showcase

Extended: 05/23/2019
WSPro Discount: No

HollyShorts Screenplay Contest

Extended: 05/24/2019
WSPro Discount: $15.00

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Script Pipeline Screenwriting and TV Writing Competition

Extended: 05/30/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Warner Bros. Writers Workshop

: 05/31/2019
WSPro Discount: No

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NBC Writers on the Verge

Final: 05/31/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Launch Pad Pilots Competition

Final: 05/31/2019
WSPro Discount: No


Last Minute: 05/31/2019
WSPro Discount: $10.00

Screenwriting Master Contest

Final: 05/31/2019
WSPro Discount: $10.00

Capital Fund Screenplay Competiton

Final: 06/01/2019
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Disney/ABC Writing Fellowship

Final: 06/03/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Underground Indie Film Festival

Final: 06/05/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Churches Making Movies Christian Film Fest Screenplay Contest New!

Final: 06/10/2019
WSPro Discount: $10.00

Depth of Field International Film Festival

Last Chance: 06/14/2019
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Screamfest Horror Film Festival and Screenplay Competition

Extended: 06/15/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Your Script Produced! Worldwide Script Competition New!

Final: 06/15/2019
WSPro Discount: No

WriteMovies Spring 2019 Screenwriting Contest

Late: 06/16/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Hudson New York Shorts

WAB Extended: 06/21/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Adapted Screenplay Competition

Extended: 06/23/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Scriptapalooza Fellowship

Final: 06/24/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Emerging Screenwriters Genre Screenplay Competition

Final: 06/27/2019
WSPro Discount: No

ScreenCraft Horror Screenplay Contest

Final: 06/30/2019
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Script Summit

Final: 06/30/2019
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Breaking Walls Thriller Screenplay Contest

Extended: 06/30/2019
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Action On Film International Film and Festival and Screenwriting Competition

Extended Deadline: 07/01/2019
WSPro Discount: $10.00

Ojai Film Festival

Extended: 07/01/2019
WSPro Discount: No

SHRIEKFEST Horror/SciFi Film & Screenplay Competition

Late: 07/10/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Finish Line Script Competition

Late: 07/11/2019
WSPro Discount: $10.00

WeScreenplay Shorts Competition

Final: 07/15/2019
WSPro Discount: $5.00

FLICKERS: Rhode Island International Film Festival Screenplay Competition

Final: 07/15/2019
WSPro Discount: No


Final: 07/15/2019
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Stage 32 Screenplay Contest

Final: 07/17/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Scriptation Showcase New!

Final: 07/17/2019
WSPro Discount: No

NHMC Television Writers Program

Final: 07/20/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Final Draft Big Break Screenwriting Contest

Last Chance: 07/23/2019
WSPro Discount: No

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Launch Pad Feature Competition Names Top 10 Finalists

Updated: 05/22/2019

The Launch Pad competition, in exclusive partnership with Good Fear Film + Management and Romark Entertainment, has announced the top 10 finalists for the 2018/2019 Launch Pad feature competition.


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Scriptapalooza TV Debuts New Website

[Updated: 05/22/2019]

Emerging Screenwriters Names Shoot Your Sizzle Winners

Steve Feld's Take My Wife, Please has been named the winner of the Emerging Screenwriter's Shoot Your Sizzle Screenwriting Competition. [Updated: 05/10/2019]

BlueCat Names Contest Winners

Fox Hollow by Ariel Sobel has been named the Winner of the BlueCat Screenplay Contest for 2019. Benjamin Christopher won the Hour-long Pilot Category for his script Tenth Street, while Katie Blair was the Half-Hour Winner for her script, Clay. [Updated: 05/07/2019]

Austin Fest to Honor David Benioff and D.B. Weiss

Austin Film Festival & Writers Conference (AFF), the premier film festival that champions the writers’ contribution to film, television, and new media, has announced David Benioff and D.B. Weiss as the recipients of the "Outstanding Television Writer" Award at the 26th Annual Austin Film Festival, this October 24-31, 2019. [Updated: 05/06/2019]

BlueCat Names 2019 Finalists

BlueCat has named their top 5 Feature and TV Pilot finalists. [Updated: 04/30/2019]

Shoot Your Sizzle Names Top 100

Emerging Screenwriters has announced the Top 100 scripts of their 2019 Shoot Your Sizzle Screenwriting Competition. [Updated: 04/19/2019]

Skye Emerson's Challenger Wins Fresh Voices Grand Prize Award

Women reigned victorious at the 2018-19 Fresh Voices Screenplay Competition this week with an all-star group of talented female writers dominating both the Drama and Family Film Categories. Leading them all, it was Skye Emerson's historical drama, CHALLENGER, that wowed the jury and took home the Grand Prize Award. [Updated: 04/12/2019]

ScreenCraft Names Fellowship Quarterfinalists

ScreenCraft has announced the quarterfinalists from among roughly 2,500 submissions to their 2019 ScreenCraft Fellowship Competition. [Updated: 04/11/2019]

BlueCat Names Semifinalists

BlueCat has announced their 2019 Feature, TV, and Short Script semifinalists. [Updated: 04/11/2019]

Fresh Voices Announces Finalists and Spotlight Award Nominees

Fresh Voices Screenplay Competition has named their 2018-19 Contest Finalists and Spotlight Award Nominees. [Updated: 04/01/2019]

Scriptapalooza Producing Shorts & Features

A newly launched division of the Scriptapalooza Screenwriting Competition is now producing films utilizing the organization's relationships to attach funds and talent. [Updated: 03/27/2019]

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Fast Fade

Biopic of the luminously beautiful but tragic 1950s film noir star Barbara Payton.
Author: Linda Boroff
Genre: Drama,Historical,Romance

Lattice Of Coincidence

In the Film Noir-rich landscape of 1949 California, a faithless Preacher in the midst of an identity crisis drifts into a world of hardboiled double-crosses, unsavory voices from the past, and crushing paranoia when he falls for a Black Widow who just murdered her husband for some of the right reasons.
Author: Devin Lucas
Genre: Drama,Thriller


In an attempt to save his broken family, a desperate father relocates them from Los Angeles to a small Colorado town where they meet a neighbor so obsessed with claiming top prize at the annual Harvest Festival, he'll stop at nothing to win.
Author: Justin Hurt
Genre: Comedy,Thriller,Horror


Protected and sanctioned by the parliamentary boys' club the highest 'white collar' criminal is untouchable , until a blonde bombshell in stainless steel unleashes a relentless tiger which, with razor-sharp-toothed-pen, sends him into oblivion.
Author: Patricia Poulos
Genre: Drama,Thriller

And The Devil Called!

The Devil wanders the cold, dark, blackened corridors of Hell focused on the capture of God's chosen-one, for only she, can re-ignite its flames.
Author: Patricia Poulos
Genre: Fantasy,Horror,Supernatural

Bite The Hand That Feeds

When an orphaned girl is adopted by her low-life aunt and uncle, they drive to a drug deal along with a young couple and get stranded on a supernatural farm where their morality is judged.
Author: Joe Borriello
Genre: Drama,Horror,Supernatural


Imagine going around the world under the sea onboard the world's most advanced submarine. It sounds like "20,000 Leagues Under the Sea," but it really happened. In this dramatic true story, an American nuclear submarine captain announces to his new, untested crew that their maiden voyage is now a far more dangerous top-secret mission - to make the first submerged circumnavigation of the Earth.
Author: Marc DeLamater
Genre: Drama,Historical

Scare Me To Death

David is the manager of a small movie theater in which odd deaths are becoming a frequent occurrence – now, he just has to figure out what's causing them and make it stop before the detective pins the murders on him.
Author: Joe Borriello
Genre: Comedy,Horror

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

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