Write LA

Write LA

Contact

Los Angeles, CA

Web:
http://write-la.com
Email:
info@write-la.com

Contact: Tim Schildberger, Co-Founder/Head Judge

Report Card

Overall: 5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars (5.0/5.0)
Professionalism: 5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars (5.0/5.0)
Feedback: 5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars (5.0/5.0)
Signficance: 5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars (5.0/5.0)
Report Cards: 4    
Have you entered?
Submit a Report card

Objective

**A Moviebytes Top Screenplay Contest for 2021**

Our 2020 Winner has been signed by a Manager as a result of entering our competition!! Now in our fourth season, Write LA gives 5 writers the chance to be read by potential representation, and one winner will be flown to LA and given two nights hotel accommodation (Covid willing) to have Q&A meetings with Industry Insiders, and hear their entire script read live on stage by professional 'Hollywood' actors. The reading will be professionally video recorded and posted online.

The winner, finalists and semifinalists receive free feedback from head judge - and highly respected script consultant - Tim Schildberger. Other prizes include copies of Final Draft 11, helpful screenwriting books from Michael Wiese Productions, awesome notebooks made with recycled paper by Decomposition Books, and invitations to the Grand Prize Live Read event. Show More

Deadline/Entry Fees

Deadline Date Entry Fee Days till Deadline
Early May 5, 2021 $45 68
Regular May 25, 2021 $65 88
Final June 15, 2021 $75 109

Submissions accepted via Coverfly and FilmFreeway.

WinningScripts Pro $5 Off Coupon

Notification:
Semifinalists (Top 15) Announced – September 15, 2021;
Finalists (Top 5) Announced – October 1, 2021;
Winner Announced – October 7, 2021

Grand Prize Weekend – November 6-7 2020

Rules

Please visit http://write-la.com/rules/ to read the official rules.

Awards

The Winner receives…
  • Targeted promotion to a leading Literary Management Company.
  • Domestic airfare and a two-night hotel stay at an LA area hotel.
  • Q&A meetings with two Industry Insiders specifically chosen to match your interests and career goals. (Past Insiders have included a Warner Brothers exec, a Showrunner, and a network television writer.)
  • Your entire script read on stage by professional actors in front of a theater audience in LA
  • A professionally edited video recording of the script read posted online
  • A free copy of Final Draft 11 courtesy of Final Draft
  • 3 screenwriting books courtesy of Michael Wiese Productions
  • A professional logline polish
  • A sweet trophy
  • Your logline posted on the Write LA website
The Finalists receive…
  • Targeted promotion to a leading Literary Managment Company
  • A free copy of Final Draft 11 courtesy of Final Draft
  • 2 screenwriting books courtesy of Michael Wiese Productions
  • Invitations to the Grand Prize Live Read event in November 2021
  • A professional logline polish
  • Your logline posted on the Write LA website
The Semifinalists receive...
  • Written feedback on your script from head judge Tim Schildberger
  • 1 free screenwriting book courtesy of Michael Wiese Productions
  • Invitations to the Grand Prize Live Read event in November 2021
  • Your logline posted on the Write LA website

Write LA

Contact

Los Angeles, CA

Web:
http://write-la.com
Email:
info@write-la.com

Contact: Tim Schildberger, Co-Founder/Head Judge

Report Card

Overall: 5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars (5.0/5.0)
Professionalism: 5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars (5.0/5.0)
Feedback: 5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars (5.0/5.0)
Signficance: 5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars (5.0/5.0)
Report Cards: 4    
Have you entered?
Submit a Report card

Contest Comments

You must login to post a comment.

First-time user? Register now to receive FREE email contest updates, news, results, deadline reminders and more. Rest assured, information submitted here is held in strict confidence. MovieBytes never sells or in any way distributes email names or addresses. We promise!

Write LA

Contact

Los Angeles, CA

Web:
http://write-la.com
Email:
info@write-la.com

Contact: Tim Schildberger, Co-Founder/Head Judge

Report Card

Overall: 5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars (5.0/5.0)
Professionalism: 5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars (5.0/5.0)
Feedback: 5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars (5.0/5.0)
Signficance: 5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars (5.0/5.0)
Report Cards: 4    
Have you entered?
Submit a Report card

Contest News

Write LA Competition Winner Signs with Management Company

Screenwriter Nathan Dame has signed with management company Fourward based on his success in the Write LA Screenwriting Competition. His comedy pilot, ‘Fraulein Schreiber’s Mixtape’ was selected in a year that saw a record number of entries. [Updated: 02/05/2021]

Write LA Posts Grand Prize Winner Live Read

Write LA has posted their live read of Grand Prize Winner Nathan Dame comedy pilot script, Fräulein Schreiber’s Mixtape. [Updated: 11/09/2020]

Write LA Names Grand Prize Winners & Finalists

Fräulein Schreiber's Mixtape, by Nathan Dame, has been named the Grand Prize Winner of the 2020 Write LA Screenwriting Competition. Finalist and semifinalist loglines have also been released. [Updated: 10/07/2020]

Write LA Names 2020 Contest Finalists

Write LA has announced their 2020 contest finalists, who will each receive targeted promotion through Roadmap Writers extensive network of agents, managers, and producers. The Finalists will also get a free copy of Final Draft 11 courtesy of Final Draft and an additional screenwriting book courtesy of Michael Wiese Productions. [Updated: 10/01/2020]

Write LA Names 2020 Semifinalists

Fifteen semifinalists have been announced for the 2020 Write LA Screenwriting Competition. Each semifinalist will receive a free screenwriting book courtesy of Michael Wiese Productions, a phone call from head judge Tim Schildberger to discuss their scripts, and a professional logline polish from co-founder Angela Bourassa. [Updated: 09/15/2020]

Show More News

Interviews

Zero interviews found. If you've finished first, second, or third in this competition, we'd like to interview you.

Write LA

Contact

Los Angeles, CA

Web:
http://write-la.com
Email:
info@write-la.com

Contact: Tim Schildberger, Co-Founder/Head Judge

Report Card

Overall: 5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars (5.0/5.0)
Professionalism: 5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars (5.0/5.0)
Feedback: 5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars (5.0/5.0)
Signficance: 5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars (5.0/5.0)
Report Cards: 4    
Have you entered?
Submit a Report card

Submit Report Card

You must login to read or submit report cards.

First-time user? Register now to receive FREE email contest updates, news, results, deadline reminders and more. Rest assured, information submitted here is held in strict confidence. MovieBytes never sells or in any way distributes email names or addresses. We promise!