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Fresh Voices Screenplay Competition

Fresh Voices Original Screenplay Competition

Contact

6857 Franklin Ave.
#4
Hollywood, Ca 90028
(310) 871-2249 (voice)

Web: Click here
Email: contact@fresh-voices.com

Contact: Seth Reynolds, Contest Coordinator

Report Card

Overall: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (3.8/5.0)
Professionalism: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (4.0/5.0)
Feedback: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (3.9/5.0)
Signficance: 3 stars3 stars3 stars (3.1/5.0)
Report Cards: 35    
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Objective

Now in our 8th year, Fresh Voices has distinguished itself as one of Hollywood's leading screenplay competitions. We offer every screenwriter FREE PROFESSIONAL SCRIPT FEEDBACK plus winning writers receive CASH & PRIZE PACKAGES worth over $20,000 and GUARANTEED SCRIPT CONSIDERATION from top Hollywood Production Companies.

Fresh Voices strives to identify, nurture and bring to market the most promising new voices in screenwriting and has developed a successful track record of discovering new screenwriters with many of our past winners now signed by representation, produced, and staffed on TV series.

Will you be Hollywood's next success story? Enter now and let your voice be heard!

Enter before the Regular Deadline (Sept. 12th) & Receive Your Scorecard and Judge’s Notes for FREE!!

Deadline/Entry Fees

Deadline Date Entry Fee Days till Deadline
Early August 15, 2017 $60 features; $55 pilots;$45 shorts; $45 resub;Free feedback.
Regular September 12, 2017 $65 features; $60 pilots;$50 shorts; $45 resub;Free feedback.
Late October 10, 2017 $70 features; $65 pilots;$55 shorts; $45 resub;Feedback: $25 16
Final November 7, 2017 $75 features; $70 pilots;$60 shorts; $45 resub;Feedback: $25 44

WinningScripts Pro $5 Off Coupon

Rules

Standard rules and eligibility requirements apply. Check website for details.

Awards

Prizes include:
  • $20,000 Cash & Prizes
  • Screenplay & Career Consultation
  • Consideration from leading Hollywood Production Companies
  • InkTip Prize Package
  • 1 Yr ISA Connect Membership
  • TV Writers Vault Prize Package
  • Lee Jessup Consulting Prize
Six genre categories spotlight the most entertaining and commercially viable material.
  • Comedy, Rom-Com
  • Action, Adventure, Comic Book, Graphic Novel
  • Family, Animated, Musical
  • Drama, Historical, Biographical, Period
  • Sci-Fi, Fantasy,
  • Thriller, Psychological Thriller, Horror
PLUS
  • 1 hr TV Pilots
  • ½ hr TV Pilots
  • 1 hr & ½ hr TV Samples
  • Short Scripts
Ten Spotlight Awards reward special achievements in screenwriting.
  • Best Role Written for a Male Lead
  • Best Role Written for a Female Lead
  • Best Dialogue
  • Best Ensemble Cast
  • Best First Ten Pages
  • Best Script Written outside of the US
  • Diversity & Inclusion Award
  • Culture & Heritage Award
  • Humanitarian Award
  • Courage & Fortitude Award
*RECEIVE PROFESSIONAL FEEDBACK – Free Feedback before Regular Deadline September 8th, just $25 thereafter.

Fresh Voices Original Screenplay Competition

Contact

6857 Franklin Ave.
#4
Hollywood, Ca 90028
(310) 871-2249 (voice)

Web: Click here
Email: contact@fresh-voices.com

Contact: Seth Reynolds, Contest Coordinator

Report Card

Overall: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (3.8/5.0)
Professionalism: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (4.0/5.0)
Feedback: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (3.9/5.0)
Signficance: 3 stars3 stars3 stars (3.1/5.0)
Report Cards: 35    
Have you entered?
Please submit a Report card.

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Fresh Voices Original Screenplay Competition

Contact

6857 Franklin Ave.
#4
Hollywood, Ca 90028
(310) 871-2249 (voice)

Web: Click here
Email: contact@fresh-voices.com

Contact: Seth Reynolds, Contest Coordinator

Report Card

Overall: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (3.8/5.0)
Professionalism: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (4.0/5.0)
Feedback: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (3.9/5.0)
Signficance: 3 stars3 stars3 stars (3.1/5.0)
Report Cards: 35    
Have you entered?
Please submit a Report card.

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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.

Grand Prize Winner
GLITCHES by KELLY BECK-BYRNES

Comedy/ Rom-Com 1st Place Winner: Glitches Kelly Beck-Byrnes
Honorable Mention: Powderpuff Kyle Little
Honorable Mention: The Anklebiter Andy Jones

Action/ Adventure
1st Place Winner: Distract Tracy Whitaker
Honorable Mention: Crime Extraordinaire Howard Fridkin
Honorable Mention: Wilderness Soldier Jeffrey Afrunti

Drama/ Period/ Biopic
1st Place Winner: Grand Concourse Matt Semel
Honorable Mention: The 4th Rule Reis Armstrong
Honorable Mention: The Experiment Lynda Lemberg & Jeffrey Allen Russel

Family Film/ Animated
1st Place Winner: The Moonbeam Fisherman John Dummer
Honorable Mention: Miss Christmas Daisy Michelle Bergamo & Michele Giannusa
Honorable Mention: Patchwork Amanda Keener

Science-Fiction/ Fantasy
1st Place Winner: Preincarnation Kendall Castor-Perry
Honorable Mention: Ezekiel Crabbe Bob Canning
Honorable Mention: Fellstone Marjory Kaptanoglu

Thriller/ Horror
1st Place Winner: The Evil Around Us C. Marie Robinson
Honorable Mention: 21 Days In The Amazon Ben Koch
Honorable Mention: The Saudi Moutaz Jad

Short Script
1st Place Winner: The Creed Amey Richards
Honorable Mention: Haria's Worlds Houssein Hijazi
Honorable Mention: These Broken Wings James Schlesinger

1 Hr TV Pilot
1st Place Winner: Division One Brooke Buffington & Maddy Curley
Honorable Mention: Shadow Cell Cody Glenn
Honorable Mention: The Magus World Gannon Kenney

1/2 Hr TV Pilot
1st Place Winner: Teen Zombie Show David Santo
Honorable Mention: Splatterday Paul Reed
Honorable Mention: Vicurious Dave Pigeon & Michael Kondrat

TV Writing Sample
1st Place Winner: Black Mirror: Punchbag Steve Snell
Honorable Mention: Better Call Saul: Meshes of the Afternoon Alexander Berger
Honorable Mention: Big Bang Theory: The Sticky Lingerie Mystery Hamilton Mitchell

Spotlight Awards:
Best Role/ Leading Man Grand Concourse Matt Semel
Best Role/ Leading Woman Glitches Kelly Beck-Byrnes
Best Ensemble Cast Bronx Zoo Steven Jon Whritner
Best Dialogue Bestseller Glen Merzer
Best First 10 Pages Shadow Cell Cody Glenn
Best Foreign Screenplay The Experiment (Canada) Lynda Lemberg & Jeffrey Allen Russel
Diversity & Inclusion Award Section 504 Melissa Emery
Culture & Heritage Award Haria's Worlds Houssein Hijazi
Humanitarian Award The Experiment Lynda Lemberg & Jeffrey Allen Russel
Courage & Fortitude Award Flux Elizabeth Ward

Updated: 04/05/2017
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Fresh Voices Original Screenplay Competition

Contact

6857 Franklin Ave.
#4
Hollywood, Ca 90028
(310) 871-2249 (voice)

Web: Click here
Email: contact@fresh-voices.com

Contact: Seth Reynolds, Contest Coordinator

Report Card

Overall: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (3.8/5.0)
Professionalism: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (4.0/5.0)
Feedback: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (3.9/5.0)
Signficance: 3 stars3 stars3 stars (3.1/5.0)
Report Cards: 35    
Have you entered?
Please submit a Report card.

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