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Fresh Voices Screenplay Competition

Fresh Voices Original Screenplay Competition

Contact

6857 Franklin Ave.
Hollywood, Ca 90028
(310) 871-2249 (voice)
+13108712249 (fax)

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

Contact: Seth Reynolds, Contest Coordinator

Report Card

Overall: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (4.2/5.0)
Professionalism: 4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars (4.3/5.0)
Feedback: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (4.0/5.0)
Signficance: 3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars (3.6/5.0)
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Objective

Since 2009, Fresh Voices has been proud to provide a microphone to exciting new voices that deserve to be heard and memorable stories that must be told.

Now celebrating our big 10th Annual Screenplay Competition, we are grateful to have had the opportunity to help guide dozens of talented writers to secure literary representation, option agreements and other writing assignments, providing the stepping stones and advancing the careers of many of our winning writers.

Through our generous industry sponsors, Fresh Voices is pleased to offer over $20,000 in cash & prize packages including script development, career consultation, plus memberships and subscriptions to services, all designed to support your career and maximize the exposure of your big win. Show More

Deadline/Entry Fees

Deadline Date Entry Fee Days till Deadline
Early August 13, 2019 $60 features; $60 pilots;$45 shorts; $50 resub.
Regular September 10, 2019 $65 features; $65 pilots;$50 shorts; $50 resub.
Late October 8, 2019 $70 features; $70 pilots;$55 shorts; $50 resub. 18
Final November 7, 2019 $75 features; $75 pilots;$60 shorts; $50 resub. 48

Celebrating our big 10th Annual Screenplay Competition in 2019!

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Notification: 4/6/2020

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
  • TV Writers Vault Prize Package
  • iPitch.tv Membership Package
  • Moviebytes Subscription
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 – Add-on your Judge's Scorecard & Feedback for only $50 w/ entry. You may also choose to receive an extended 5pg Script Analysis with your entry for $149.

Fresh Voices Original Screenplay Competition

Contact

6857 Franklin Ave.
Hollywood, Ca 90028
(310) 871-2249 (voice)
+13108712249 (fax)

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

Contact: Seth Reynolds, Contest Coordinator

Report Card

Overall: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (4.2/5.0)
Professionalism: 4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars (4.3/5.0)
Feedback: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (4.0/5.0)
Signficance: 3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars (3.6/5.0)
Report Cards: 51    
Have you entered?
Please submit a Report card.

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Fresh Voices Original Screenplay Competition

Contact

6857 Franklin Ave.
Hollywood, Ca 90028
(310) 871-2249 (voice)
+13108712249 (fax)

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

Contact: Seth Reynolds, Contest Coordinator

Report Card

Overall: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (4.2/5.0)
Professionalism: 4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars (4.3/5.0)
Feedback: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (4.0/5.0)
Signficance: 3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars (3.6/5.0)
Report Cards: 51    
Have you entered?
Please submit a Report card.

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Contest News

Fresh Voices Announces Semifinalists

The Fresh Voices Screenplay Competition has announced their 2011 Semi-Finalists & Award Nominees:

Semi-Finalists

(First Name Last Name Title Category)

Brent Hartinger Cloudkill Sci-Fi
Dale Pitman The Highwayman Sci-Fi
Glenn Benest The Highwayman Sci-Fi
Jack Messitt Telepatrol Sci-Fi
Philip Denson Lucid Sci-Fi
Richard Hobley Underground Sci-Fi
Steve Warren Eden's Air Sci-Fi
Craig Peters The 49th Day Thriller
Edmund Jory Darker After Midnight Thriller
Michael Chrisoulakis Darker After Midnight Thriller
John Edward Flynt Esperancia Thriller
Marjory Kaptanoglu Graves Light Thriller
Paul Undari Incompossible Thriller
Steven Oppenheimer The Patriot Act Thriller
Amanda "Andie" Bottrell Do What You Do Comedy
Bobby Darling Chile Comedy
Billy Darling Chile Comedy
Brent Hartinger The Great Beyond Comedy
Evan Allgood Do & Dave Comedy
Gary Hoover The Little Death Comedy
Beth Hoover The Little Death Comedy
Warren Paul Glover Table For Two? Comedy
Cheryl Lyone The Gravity Anomaly Drama
Christian Cernauskal Affairs of Men Drama
Jack Messitt Adventures in Babymaking Drama
John Corby Hamelin Drama
Richard Hobley The Etruscan Sword Drama
Sonia Pathak The Last Twist Of The Knife Drama
Charlie Robinson Chasing Heat Action
Jeff Cassidy Just Below Normal Action
Kenneth Lemm Drum Action
Michael Toay Red Hats Action
Travis Mann Red Hats Action
Peter Dewhirst Caprivi Action
Ryan Myers Take Out Action
Jim Schweitzer Take Out Action
Victor Dobbins Guardian of the Garden Action
Ana Carola Buzatov ESC Family
Celeste Wolfe Spotnik Family
Derek Asaff Guinea Pigs Family
Ken Giavara South For The Winter Family
Michael Toay Magnetic Family
Mike Shields Magnetic Family
Nicholas Baker Great Dames Family
Adam Ganse Steel Age 1hr TV
Brad Christman Do-Overs 1hr TV
Charlie Robinson Upstate 1hr TV
Judy Aya Williamson Escape to America, Inc 1hr TV
Kerry Kazmierowicztrimm Z-Force 1hr TV
Steffany Lohn (Sommers) Last Day 1hr TV
Chris Feaster The Inn 1/2hr TV
Eric Bet Copies 1/2hr TV
Jan Stanton Evie Finds The Funny 1/2hr TV
Melanie Newsome Life's A Beach 1/2hr TV
Rob Lindsay Hellbent 1/2hr TV
William Schreiber Wrongside of 25 1/2hr TV
Aaliyah Miller Out of the Box Short
Jessica Wooley Touched By God Short
J.J. Hillard S&M In Space Short
James LaBudde The Beach Bum Short
Kevin Bui The Last Of Its Kind Short
Millar Prescott Autumn Leaves Short


Award Nominees


(First Name Last Name Title Award)

Charlie Robinson Upstate Male Lead
Joey Cassel Dead Moon Falls Male Lead
Kenneth Lemm Drum Male Lead
Michael Toay Red Hats Male Lead
Timothy Jay Smith Cooper's Promise Male Lead
Judy O'Malley This Moment, This Minute Female Lead
Lorraine Mauvais Elizabeth's Dream Female Lead
Mary Rogan Sister Kevin Female Lead
Peter Dewhirst Caprivi Female Lead
Ricki Holmes Crossing The Line Female Lead
Brooks Elms Wright or Wrong First Ten Pages
Charlie Robinson Upstate First Ten Pages
Jack Messitt Telepatrol First Ten Pages
Kenneth Lemm Drum First Ten Pages
Michael Toay Red Hats First Ten Pages
Travis Mann Red Hats First Ten Pages
Brent Hartinger The Great Beyond Best Dialogue
Evan Allgood Do & Dave Best Dialogue
Gary Hoover The Little Death Best Dialogue
Henderson Smith The Ladies' Room Best Dialogue
Howard Young Soulmates Best Dialogue
Brent Hartinger The Great Beyond Screen Chemistry
Evan Allgood Do & Dave Screen Chemistry
Jeff Cassidy Just Below Normal Screen Chemistry
Kelly Kidwell Oh, Romeo Screen Chemistry
Victor Dobbins Guardian of the Garden Screen Chemistry
Ana Carola Buzatov ESC (Romania) Best Foreign Script
Birgit Syran Myaard True Blue Widow (Germany) Best Foreign Script
Francis Connor Suzanne's Sin (France) Best Foreign Script
Gaby Parker Child's Prey (England) Best Foreign Script
Graeme Ratcliffe The Fate of King Edward (Australia) Best Foreign Script
Peter Dewhirst Caprivi (England) Best Foreign Script
Philip Curry Insurance (Ireland) Best Foreign Script
Ana Carola Buzatov ESC Culture & Heritage
Fred Wright The Binding of Bombingham Culture & Heritage
J. Charles Zeller Absalom: A Tale of Civil War Culture & Heritage
Jonathan Draxton Stand Apart Culture & Heritage
Lorraine Mauvais Dali Culture & Heritage
Marilyn Albert Emma Lazarus Culture & Heritage
Bernie Spain Speechless Diversity & Inclusion
Brian Kotowski Behind the Blocks Diversity & Inclusion
Judy Aya Williamson Escape To America Inc. Diversity & Inclusion
Karen Aaker One Whole Person Diversity & Inclusion
William DiSessa Bass Reeves Diversity & Inclusion
Brad Taylor Nightingale Humanitarian Award
Cindy Tuttle A True Hero Humanitarian Award
Lorraine Mauvais Elizabeth's Dream Humanitarian Award
Sally Richter The Humane Façade Humanitarian Award
Tim Sheridan A Young Person's Guide To A Lasting Peace In Vietnam Humanitarian Award
Constantine Gidaris Blue Eyed Soldier Courage & Fortitude
Mark Parker Teancum Courage & Fortitude
Teju Prasad Pond 108 Courage & Fortitude
Virginia Shearer The Town That Went To Sleep Courage & Fortitude
William Bienes It's A Big Top World Courage & Fortitude


Updated: 02/22/2012
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Fresh Voices Original Screenplay Competition

Contact

6857 Franklin Ave.
Hollywood, Ca 90028
(310) 871-2249 (voice)
+13108712249 (fax)

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

Contact: Seth Reynolds, Contest Coordinator

Report Card

Overall: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (4.2/5.0)
Professionalism: 4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars (4.3/5.0)
Feedback: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (4.0/5.0)
Signficance: 3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars3.5 stars (3.6/5.0)
Report Cards: 51    
Have you entered?
Please submit a Report card.

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Updated: 04/13/2012
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