Tennessee Screenwriting Association Screenplay Contest

Tennessee

Contact

P.O. Box 40194
Nashville, TN 37204-0194

Web:
www.tennscreen.com
Email:
tennscreen@gmail.com

Contact: Bill Middleton, President, Tennessee Screenwriter's Association

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Objective

The TSA is a professionally oriented organization, striving to develop more avenues to help our members and community prepare for the real world of the entertainment business.

Deadline/Entry Fees

Contact contest for this year's deadline.

Rules

  • This screenplay competition is open only to writers who are not earning a living writing for television or film.
  • Entries must not have been optioned or sold prior to September 1st, 2012.
  • Entries must be the original work of the applicant(s). If based on the work of another author, applicant(s) must attach a statement attesting to their rights to said adaptation. Winning scripts will be verified by TSA.
  • Screenplays which have previously reached semi-finalist level and beyond are not eligible for re-submission.
  • If an entry involves two or more writers as applicants, award will be divided equally among them.
  • The script must be in US Motion Picture Industry format for standard screenplay. To follow industry guidelines, please consult any popular screenwriting text for assistance.
  • ONLY the TITLE of the screenplay should appear on the front card stock cover, written or typed. A second title page should be included with TITLE, AUTHOR(S), ADDRESS & PHONE NUMBERS
  • Submissions must include the two sentence synopsis. All entries will be submitted online as a pdf. No hard copy submissions.
  • Scripts must be between 90 and 120 pages in length.

Awards

  • 1st Prize - $1000 in cash, and your script will be read by established and successful production companies.
  • 2nd place - Cash prize of $500
  • 3rd place - Cash prize of $250

Tennessee

Contact

P.O. Box 40194
Nashville, TN 37204-0194

Web:
www.tennscreen.com
Email:
tennscreen@gmail.com

Contact: Bill Middleton, President, Tennessee Screenwriter's Association

Report Card

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Professionalism: 1.5 stars1.5 stars (1.5/5.0)
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Signficance: 1 star (1.0/5.0)
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Tennessee Screenwriting Association Screenplay Contest

Contact

P.O. Box 40194
Nashville, TN 37204-0194

Web:
www.tennscreen.com
Email:
tennscreen@gmail.com

Contact: Bill Middleton, President, Tennessee Screenwriter's Association

Report Card

Overall: 1.5 stars1.5 stars (1.5/5.0)
Professionalism: 1.5 stars1.5 stars (1.5/5.0)
Feedback: n/a (0.0/5.0)
Signficance: 1 star (1.0/5.0)
Report Cards: 3    
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Contest News

TSA Announces Contest Results

The Tennessee Screenwriting Association has announced Elvis Wilson's Driving Top Down as the first place winner of their 2010 screenwriting competition.

1st Place
Driving Top Down
by Elvis Wilson
A brilliant high school student from a dysfunctional family takes a job driving a rich woman with cancer across the country to her home in Oregon where she plans to end her life.

2nd Place
The Happy Valley Mafia
by Jason Allen
Hoping to go straight, a New York mob boss steals away to a small Southern town and becomes a librarian, but he unknowingly invades the turf of a wild, ruthless backwoods gang known as the Happy Valley Mafia.

3rd Place
The Voyeur
by John Bengel
An ethicist and college dean with an obsession for voyeurism witnesses an incident that creates the ultimate ethical dilemma.

Semifinalists
Below The Waist- Ian Simpson
Driving Top Down - Elvis Wilson
Lethal Remission - Thom Ferrell
Stone Angels- Tim Steed
The Youngest Convict - Julie Umbreit
The Happy Valley Mafia - Jason Allen
Revolutions per Minute- Chris Farran
The Voyeur - John Bengel

Updated: 06/19/2010

Tennessee Screenwriting Association Screenplay Contest

Contact

P.O. Box 40194
Nashville, TN 37204-0194

Web:
www.tennscreen.com
Email:
tennscreen@gmail.com

Contact: Bill Middleton, President, Tennessee Screenwriter's Association

Report Card

Overall: 1.5 stars1.5 stars (1.5/5.0)
Professionalism: 1.5 stars1.5 stars (1.5/5.0)
Feedback: n/a (0.0/5.0)
Signficance: 1 star (1.0/5.0)
Report Cards: 3    
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