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Emerging Screenwriters Screenplay Competition

Final Deadline: 10/03/2014
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Write of Passage New!

Final Deadline: 10/07/2014
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168 Write of Passage New!

Final Deadline: 10/07/2014
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Richmond International Film Festival (Screenplays & Films)

Final Deadline: 10/10/2014
WSPro Discount: $5.00

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Zed Fest Horror/Sci-Fi/Action/Suspense Screenplay Competition New!

Final Deadline: 10/14/2014
WSPro Discount: No

ScreenCraft Action & Thriller Script Contest

Final Deadline: 10/15/2014
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Nevada Film Festival

Final Deadline: 10/15/2014
WSPro Discount: $10.00

Scriptapalooza TV Writing Competition

Final Deadline: 10/17/2014
WSPro Discount: No

Open Door Pictures Screenplay Contest

Final Deadline: 10/17/2014
WSPro Discount: No

Writers Store Industry Insider Screenwriting Contest

Final Deadline: 10/18/2014
WSPro Discount: $5.00

West Field Screenwriting Awards

Final Deadline: 10/20/2014
WSPro Discount: No

Acclaim TV Screenwriting Competition

Final Deadline: 10/25/2014
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Acclaim Film

Final Deadline: 10/25/2014
WSPro Discount: $5.00

trackingb.com Screenplay Contest

Final Deadline: 10/26/2014
WSPro Discount: No

StoryPros International Screenplay Contest

Final Deadline: 10/31/2014
WSPro Discount: $5.00

APM Short Screenplay Competition New!

Final Deadline: 10/31/2014
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Kairos Prize for Spiritually Uplifting Screenplays

Final Deadline: 11/03/2014
WSPro Discount: No

Fresh Voices Original Screenplay Competition

Final Deadline: 11/06/2014
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Cinequest Screenwriting Competition

Final Deadline: 11/07/2014
WSPro Discount: $5.00

BlueCat Screenplay Competition

Final Deadline: 11/15/2014
WSPro Discount: No

Writers Place

Final Deadline: 11/15/2014
WSPro Discount: No

Holiday Screenplay Contest

Final Deadline: 11/15/2014
WSPro Discount: $5.00

London Film Awards

Final Deadline: 11/15/2014
WSPro Discount: $10.00

Hollywood Drama Screenplay Contest

Final Deadline: 11/15/2014
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Reel Writers Screenwriting Competition

Final Deadline: 11/15/2014
WSPro Discount: $10.00

Marquee Lights Screenwriting Competition

Final Deadline: 11/17/2014
WSPro Discount: No

WriteMovies Writing Contest

Final Deadline: 11/26/2014
WSPro Discount: No

Courier Screenwriting Awards

Final Deadline: 11/30/2014
WSPro Discount: No

TVWriter.com Spec Scriptacular

Final Deadline: 12/01/2014
WSPro Discount: $10.00

Script Pipeline First Look Project

Final Deadline: 12/01/2014
WSPro Discount: No

Short Screenplay Contest

Final Deadline: 12/01/2014
WSPro Discount: $5.00

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Final Draft Announces Big Break Quarterfinalists

Updated: 09/30/2014

Final Draft has announced their Big Break Screenwriting Contest Quarterfinalists for 2014, representing the top 10% of almost 7,000 entries.

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WILDSound Announces October First Scene Screenplay Winners

WILDsound has announced the winners of their October First Scene Screenplay Competition. [Updated: 10/01/2014]

Big Star Announces Finalists

The Big Star Screenwriting Competition, sponsored by the Dallas Screenwriters Association, has announced their 2014 Screenplay Contest Finalists. [Updated: 09/30/2014]

IFFF Announces Official Selections

The International Family Film Festival has announced their official selections for 2014. [Updated: 09/26/2014]

Academy Announces Nicholl Finalist Loglines

Loglines have been announced for the 2014 Nicholl finalists. [Updated: 09/25/2014]

Scriptapalooza Interviews Top Screenplay Winners

Scriptapalooza has posted video interviews with their 2014 top 3 finishers: Tom Morris, Michael McQuade, and Cynthia Chapman. [Updated: 09/25/2014]

Academy Announces Nicholl Fellowship Finalists

Finalists have been announced for the 2014 Academy Nicholl Fellowships In Screenwriting. [Updated: 09/23/2014]

New York Screenplay Contest Winners Named

Operation No Moore, by Michael Esser has been named the Grand Jury Prize Winner of the 2014 New York Screenplay Contest. [Updated: 09/22/2014]

New York Screenplay Contest Announces Finalists

The New York Screenplay Contest has announced their finalists for 2014. [Updated: 09/19/2014]

Samuel Goldwyn Finalists Announced

The five finalists of the 59th annual Samuel Goldwyn Writing Awards were announced on Wednesday, Sept. 17, and for the sixth time in the past 15 years, all five are from the UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television. [Updated: 09/19/2014]

PAGE Announces 2014 Finalists

The PAGE Awards has announced their 2014 finalists in all genres and formats. [Updated: 09/15/2014]

Scriptapalooza Names Contest Winners

Elephant in the Room by Tom Morris has been named the 1st Place Winner of the 2014 Scriptapalooza Screenwriting Competition. [Updated: 09/13/2014]

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Lost Cause

A lost nuclear bomb is found on a stranded ship heading for the Gulf of Mexico.
Author: David J Schroeder
Genre: Drama,Thriller,Action-Adventure

The Third Bomb (thirdbomb.com)

A stubborn, unquestioning WWII pilot has orders to manually detonate his atomic bomb after he crash-lands on a Japanese island, but when he’s captured by a disgraced enemy commander intent on using the bomb, and thrown into a camp full of innocent POWs, he must learn to put humanity before duty, if any of them are to escape the island alive.
Author: Phillip Parker
Genre: Drama,Action-Adventure,Historical

Christmas Mitzvah

Family comes in many different forms - and at social worker Marita's home, all are welcome.
Author: Justine Cowan
Genre: Drama,Family,Urban

Curious Buddies

*** This one has won many HONORABLE MENTIONS *** It's not your mother's buddy movie! It's a combo meal It's LETHAL WEAPON, THE SOCIAL NETWORK, with a side of TAKEN. Experienced FBI Agent hires and befriends a young Internet Entreprenuer to help rescue a six year old girl taken hostage in a Fall Out Shelter by a ruthless Psychopath
Author: Janet Caulfield
Genre: Drama,Thriller,Action-Adventure

Her Hollywood Aspiration

When a screenwriter of faith accepts a job at a newly formed studio, known for it's erotic bent, she loses her standing in her church and is ultimately compelled to choose either her career or her religion.
Author: Aileen KIlburn
Genre: Drama,Romance

13th Generation

A headstrong scientist must break an ancient tribal curse before it transforms her into its next generation of killer
Author: Kathleen Mullin
Genre: Thriller,Action-Adventure,Horror

Halfway Home

A paralyzed young man's broken spirit and intellectual pride is challenged as a live-in supervisor in a halfway house for the mentally disabled. Winner of 14 'Best Screenplay' awards. #1 on the MovieBytes.com feature Drama & Family 'Winning Lists.'
Author: David J Schroeder
Genre: Drama,Comedy,Family

Sadie

In the vain of witty romance dramas like SAY ANYTHING, BEFORE MIDNIGHT, and AMELIE. -- Set in 1999, a free-spirited and enchanting young woman, whose father passed away before she was born, lives life without regret and discovers that fate is mischievous when it comes to love. -- Click on [Detailed Script Listing] for writer biography; BlueCat Contest - Quarterfinalist (top 5%) ; PAGE International Screenplay Awards - 2nd Rounder (top 25%)
Author: Max Yaney & Michelle Panek
Genre: Drama,Romantic Comedy,Romance

The Unemployment Line

A disgruntled Manager at the Unemployment office is having a really bad day. First there's the dirty Geese, then the slobs in the parking lot...and to top it off? One of his employee's is feeding them! It's a comedy expressso. A bold blend of "The Office and Seinfield with a shot of "How I met Your Mother."
Author: janet caulfield
Genre: Comedy

Angelskin

If Satan's toxic angel wings aren't returned to heaven soon, God, his angels, and all creation will disappear into oblivion. Detective John Harris is the only one who can retrieve the wings from the serial killer and restore the celestial order.
Author: Justine Cowan
Genre: Drama,Thriller,Supernatural

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