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TVWriter.Com People's Pilot 2019

TVWriter.com The People's Pilot

Contact

PO Box 824
Port Hadlock, WA 98339
(360) 821-9082 (voice)

Web: https://peoplespilot.com
Email: larrybrody@tvwriter.com

Contact: Larry Brody, CEO, Cloud Creek Communications, Inc.

Report Card

Overall: 3 stars3 stars3 stars (3.1/5.0)
Professionalism: 4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars (4.4/5.0)
Feedback: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (4.2/5.0)
Signficance: 2 stars2 stars (2.2/5.0)
Report Cards: 14    
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Objective

We are all about giving agents, showrunners, and executives exactly what they now are looking for: Spec pilot teleplays that showcase you, the new writer operating at your very best. If the suits love the writing of a spec pilot, they have the best reason in the world to trust the writer to come through in the development process. A strongly-written spec pilot shows you’re ready for the gig.

All genres are welcome. Ditto series intended for any/all form of electronic media: Broadcast, Cable, Satellite TV; Game Console series; Web series; et al. The newer and fresher your POV the better!

Bonus 1: Free feedback on all entries. ($175 value)
Bonus 2: Free "Storytelling Patterns" ebook by Larry Brody for all entrants (unavailable anywhere else)
Bonus 3: Additional Prizes & Entry Discounts for Web Series & Audio Series Entries
New! Replace Entered Drafts With Revised Versions Until Contest Closes!

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Deadline/Entry Fees

Deadline Date Entry Fee Days till Deadline
Early Bird August 1, 2019 $35
Final November 1, 2019 $50 (pilot);$35 (web series discount) 45

The PEOPLE'S PILOT opens for entries June 1st and closes November 1st each year.

The entry fee for each PEOPLE’S PILOT submission is $50, with an Early Bird Special Fee of only $35 per entry for everyone entering in June and July.

The new Duo Discount Entry allows you to pay for 2 entries at the same time for a total payment of only $85. The Duo Discount will go into effect June 2nd, after the Early Bird Discount expires, to make sure you get the best possible deal!

Submissions can be made ONLINE ONLY. Submission of and payment for your PEOPLE’S PILOT entry or entries signifies that you have read and accept the rules of the PEOPLE’S PILOT.

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Notification: Within two months of deadline

Rules

See websitefor rules and more details.

Awards

THE PEOPLE’S PILOT The is divided into 2 prize-giving categories and 2 bonus prize categories:

  • Scripted Comedy Series - intended for any electronic platform (including broadcast and premium cable series, internet series, cell phone series et al) of any length of any length required for telling your story
  • Scripted Drama & Action Series - intended for any electronic platform (including broadcast and premium cable series, internet series, cell phone series et al) of any length required for telling your story First Prize:
    • US $500 from Manner Movie Ltd. of Hong Kong
    • 1 free 1-On-1 Career Coaching (by phone, e-mail, or, if possible, in person with producer-writer Larry Brody of TVWriter™ ($350 value)
    • 1 Script Consultation from Script Pipeline ($395 value)
    • Free admission to Larry Brody's Master Class TV and Film Writing Workshop ($279 value)
    • 1 year of Gold Plan Spotlighted Screenplay Posting Service at ScreenwriterShowcase.Com ($84 value)
    • 1 InkTip Script Listing so that producers and reps can find you ($65 value)
    • 1 InkTip Magazine Logline Listing to make your presence known in print ($40 value)
    • Inclusion in the TVWriter™ List of Recommended Writers (priceless)
    Second Prize:
    • US $300, courtesy of Manner Movie, Ltd.
    • 1 free 1-On-1 Career Coaching session (by phone, e-mail, or in person with producer-writer Larry Brody of TVWriter™ ($350 value)
    • 1 InkTip Script Listing so that producers and reps can find you
    • 1 InkTip Magazine Logline Listing to make your presence known in print ($40 value)
    • Inclusion in the TVWriter™ List of Recommended Writers
    Third Prize:
    • US $200, courtesy of Manner Movie, Ltd.
    • 1 InkTip Script Listing so that producers and reps can find you
    • 1 InkTip Magazine Logline Listing to make your presence known in print ($40 value)
    • Inclusion in the TVWriter™ List of Recommended Writers

    ENTRY BONUSES

    FREE FEEDBACK FOR EACH ENTRY

    After the Winners are announced, all entrants will receive an e-mail containing the actual score given by the judges, an explanation of what its point value means, and the judges’ general reaction to the entry.

    FREE STORYTELLING PATTERNS E-BOOK WITH EACH ENTRY

    All entrants will receive a PDF file of Larry Brody’s Storytelling Patterns in Genre Films booklet, a guide to outlining screenplays and teleplays by using established story patterns and essential scenes that is available literally nowhere else on or off the web.

TVWriter.com The People's Pilot

Contact

PO Box 824
Port Hadlock, WA 98339
(360) 821-9082 (voice)

Web: https://peoplespilot.com
Email: larrybrody@tvwriter.com

Contact: Larry Brody, CEO, Cloud Creek Communications, Inc.

Report Card

Overall: 3 stars3 stars3 stars (3.1/5.0)
Professionalism: 4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars (4.4/5.0)
Feedback: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (4.2/5.0)
Signficance: 2 stars2 stars (2.2/5.0)
Report Cards: 14    
Have you entered?
Please submit a Report card.

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TVWriter.com The People's Pilot

Contact

PO Box 824
Port Hadlock, WA 98339
(360) 821-9082 (voice)

Web: https://peoplespilot.com
Email: larrybrody@tvwriter.com

Contact: Larry Brody, CEO, Cloud Creek Communications, Inc.

Report Card

Overall: 3 stars3 stars3 stars (3.1/5.0)
Professionalism: 4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars (4.4/5.0)
Feedback: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (4.2/5.0)
Signficance: 2 stars2 stars (2.2/5.0)
Report Cards: 14    
Have you entered?
Please submit a Report card.

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Contest News

People's Pilot Announces Semifinalists

TV Writer.Com, the Terry Porter Agency, WriteSafe.Com and Cloud Creek Institute For The Arts have announced the entries chosen to move on into the next round of judging in the People's Pilot TV Writing Competition:

A LA CARTE by Michael Skold - Action/Drama
ABOVE THE FOLD by Carol Hanrahan - Action/Drama
ANOTHER FINE MESS by Gregg A. Fine - Sitcom
BIG BOYS by Scott A. Lainer - Sitcom
BULLY BULLY by Andrew Bailey Fumento - Reality
CLOWN SCHOOL by Daniel Opsal & Adam Beecher - Sitcom
CRANE THEORY by Randy Ron Pinkney - Action/Drama
EGG ZACKLY: PRIVATE EYE by Robin Walsh - Action/Drama
ETERNITY by Kat Kopp - Action/Drama
FIRST LADY by Deitra D. Dorsey - Sitcom
FOOT WORK by Alan David Brash - Action/Drama
GOLDEN YEARS ACROSS THE USA by Timothy Sedgley Roach - Reality
GRACE'S PAWN by Billy Maddox & Danny Russell - Action/Drama
GROUP by Jeff Collins & Brad Mear - Action/Drama
HALFWAY HOUSE, HALFWAY HOME by Cass von Braun - Action/Drama
HIT AND MISS by Kyle Cottage - Action/Drama
LIFE OUTSIDE THE CUBICLE by Timothy A. Swetland - Action/Drama
LOVING: MIXED RACE FAMILIES IN THE US by Barbara Blomquist - Reality
MILES by Hawley Anderson & Davin Palmer
MISS JUICY TANN by Anna Perera - Action/Drama
PHOTOG GLORY HOUNDS by Richard Kalla - Action/Drama
SCALPERS by Michael Hemmingson & Steve Weinberger - Reality
SCARY MONSTERS by Shawn Fallon - Action/Drama
SEBASTIAN HUNT by Kevin Halleran - Other
STATIONS by Robert M. O'Hannon - Action/Drama
SUPERSLEUTH SKETI by Shawn A. Svacha - Children's
THE BOARD by Jacqueline Rosales - Action/Drama
THE CHRONICLES by Charlie Breit - Action/Drama
THE NEW WORLD by Daniel R. Sherrier - Action/Drama
UNDERCOVER: NURSE by Barry Leach - Sitcom
UNIVERCITY by Adia Thomas - Action/Drama
VID-E-YOU! By Lou Bortone - Reality
WALK-A-MILE by Chris McGunnigle - Action/Drama
WANNABES by Lou Bortone - Reality
WASHINGTON by David B. Akers - Action/Drama




Updated: 07/23/2006
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TVWriter.com The People's Pilot

Contact

PO Box 824
Port Hadlock, WA 98339
(360) 821-9082 (voice)

Web: https://peoplespilot.com
Email: larrybrody@tvwriter.com

Contact: Larry Brody, CEO, Cloud Creek Communications, Inc.

Report Card

Overall: 3 stars3 stars3 stars (3.1/5.0)
Professionalism: 4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars (4.4/5.0)
Feedback: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (4.2/5.0)
Signficance: 2 stars2 stars (2.2/5.0)
Report Cards: 14    
Have you entered?
Please submit a Report card.

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