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Acclaim Film

Acclaim Film

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300 Central Avenue
Suite 501
St. Petersburg, FL 33701

Web: http://acclaimscripts.com
Email: info@acclaimscripts.com

Contact: Frank Drouzas, Coordinator

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Overall: 3 stars3 stars3 stars (3.2/5.0)
Professionalism: 4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars (4.4/5.0)
Feedback: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (4.0/5.0)
Signficance: 2.5 stars2.5 stars2.5 stars (2.4/5.0)
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Objective

To introduce writers to the decision makers in film and multimedia markets. Top script receives $1,000 and ALL competition winners and finalists will earn the chance to have their scripts read by established production companies and agents.

Deadline/Entry Fees

Expired. Previous Deadline: 06/24/2017

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Rules

  • Open to all writers 18 and over.
  • Work must be original material of the author(s).
  • Must not be sold or optioned at time of submission.
  • Multiple entries may be submitted by author(s).
  • Include separate form for each entry.
  • Author(s) must sign entry form for eligibility.
  • Feature length scripts of any genre accepted.
  • Format and bind your script according to industry standards.
  • WGA registration is recommended but not required.
  • Scripts will not be returned. Do not send originals.
  • Electronic submissions accepted

Awards

First Place, $1,000.

Acclaim Film

Contact

300 Central Avenue
Suite 501
St. Petersburg, FL 33701

Web: http://acclaimscripts.com
Email: info@acclaimscripts.com

Contact: Frank Drouzas, Coordinator

Report Card

Overall: 3 stars3 stars3 stars (3.2/5.0)
Professionalism: 4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars (4.4/5.0)
Feedback: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (4.0/5.0)
Signficance: 2.5 stars2.5 stars2.5 stars (2.4/5.0)
Report Cards: 23    
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Acclaim Film

Contact

300 Central Avenue
Suite 501
St. Petersburg, FL 33701

Web: http://acclaimscripts.com
Email: info@acclaimscripts.com

Contact: Frank Drouzas, Coordinator

Report Card

Overall: 3 stars3 stars3 stars (3.2/5.0)
Professionalism: 4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars (4.4/5.0)
Feedback: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (4.0/5.0)
Signficance: 2.5 stars2.5 stars2.5 stars (2.4/5.0)
Report Cards: 23    
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Contest News

Acclaim Names Spring/Summer 2016 Film Script Winners

Blood Trigger by Ron Podell has been named the winner of the 2016 Acclaim Film Script Competition.

WINNER

BLOOD TRIGGER by Ron Podell (drama/action)
A female assassin, nicknamed "The Tarantula" due to her penchant for killing her targets like a spider, desperately wants out of the business and envisions an opportunity at a new life when she falls for her latest target.

RUNNERS UP

NINJA WARRIORS by Edyta Juzyk (drama)
A deeply damaged young woman, who kills her cheating boyfriend in self-defense, begins to fall in love with the older man who takes her in but her world falls apart when the awful truth about her connection to him becomes clear.

TETON RECKONING by Debi Yazbeck (western)
Determined to head west in 1890, a Ft. Worth orphan contrives to wed a wealthy Idaho land baron who may not be all he appears. Her scheming leaves her fighting for her life against avenging kidnappers while battling to survive the treacherous Tetons.

FINALISTS

SAN FRANCISCO SANDINISTA by David Cupples (historical/action)
In 1978 San Francisco a Nicaraguan expat is sent home to assassinate the dictator Somoza, and his inner journey will be to overcome the bitter hatred in his heart engendered by the suffering of his family and people.

MICAH by Del Gist (dramedy)
A white Vietnam Vet's long drift in his '73 El Dorado is jeopardized when he falls for a woman of color in the Deep South who is determined to keep her paddle wheeler home from its new owner.

ARTFUL PRETENDERS by Judith Bresler (drama)
After a volatile, on-the-rise artist and his work are unexpectedly incinerated in a fire, his art teacher widow with second sight, under time pressure to repay a nasty benefactor, hires a copyist to resurrect her late husband's work... but doesn't see the entire picture.

PERCEPTIONS by Lou Mulford Greig (family drama)
A world-renowned surgeon invites his two very different daughters from previous marriages to stay with him and his much younger, pregnant wife during his battle with cancer in the hope of developing the family he was never emotionally able to support. Perceptions dramatically alter under the revealing light of truth as they discover surprising common bonds.

WHO WE ARE by David Stehman (romance)
A cynical screenwriter with Asperger's falls in love with an optimistic psychology major at a club, but as summer breaks comes closer the screenwriter tries to overcome his disability and learn to trust people again.

SEMI-FINALISTS

SHINE YOUR EYES by Clint Pearson
MASA by Chad DeMiguel
MADAME FACADES by Charles Laulette
THROUGH THE RED DOOR by David Stehman

HONORABLE MENTIONS

USED POSTCARDS FROM HELL by Dexter Harris
FROM A KID'S POINT OF VIEW by Chad Smith
DARK ALLIANCE by Michael J. Casey
DADDY by David Stehman

Updated: 08/09/2016
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Acclaim Film

Contact

300 Central Avenue
Suite 501
St. Petersburg, FL 33701

Web: http://acclaimscripts.com
Email: info@acclaimscripts.com

Contact: Frank Drouzas, Coordinator

Report Card

Overall: 3 stars3 stars3 stars (3.2/5.0)
Professionalism: 4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars (4.4/5.0)
Feedback: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (4.0/5.0)
Signficance: 2.5 stars2.5 stars2.5 stars (2.4/5.0)
Report Cards: 23    
Have you entered?
Please submit a Report card.

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