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Kairos Prize for Spiritually Uplifting Screenplays

Final Deadline: 11/15/2018
WSPro Discount: No

Atlanta Film Festival Screenplay Competition

Final Deadline: 11/15/2018
WSPro Discount: No

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Willamette Writers FiLMLaBtv

Final Deadline: 11/16/2018
WSPro Discount: No

North American Film Awards

Final Deadline: 11/17/2018
WSPro Discount: No

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Enter Stage Write New!

Final Deadline: 11/19/2018
WSPro Discount: No

Table Read My Screenplay Contest

Final Deadline: 11/28/2018
WSPro Discount: No

Pitch Now Screenplay Competition New!

Final Deadline: 11/30/2018
WSPro Discount: No

Circus Road Screenplay Contest

Final Deadline: 12/01/2018
WSPro Discount: No

ScreenCraft $30,000 Film Fund

Final Deadline: 12/01/2018
WSPro Discount: No

Barnstorm Fest

Final Deadline: 12/05/2018
WSPro Discount: $10.00

Stage 32 Romantic Comedy Screenwriting Contest New!

Final Deadline: 12/12/2018
WSPro Discount: No

Military Script Showcase

Final Deadline: 12/12/2018
WSPro Discount: No

2019 BlueCat Screenplay Competition

Final Deadline: 12/16/2018
WSPro Discount: No

Phoenix Film Festival Short Screenplay Search

Final Deadline: 12/17/2018
WSPro Discount: No

International Horror and Sci Fi Short Screenplay Competition

Final Deadline: 12/17/2018
WSPro Discount: No

Vail Film Festival Screenwriting Competition

Final Deadline: 12/21/2018
WSPro Discount: No

The WeScreenplay Feature Competition

Final Deadline: 12/21/2018
WSPro Discount: No

Boomtown Film and Music Festival New!

Final Deadline: 12/21/2018
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Breaking Walls Thriller Screenplay Contest

Final Deadline: 12/22/2018
WSPro Discount: $5.00

ScreenCraft Family-Friendly Screenplay Contest

Final Deadline: 12/30/2018
WSPro Discount: No

Oregon Short Film Festival

Final Deadline: 12/31/2018
WSPro Discount: $10.00

First 10 Pages Script Competition

Final Deadline: 01/12/2019
WSPro Discount: No

WriteMovies Winter 2019 Screenwriting Contest

Final Deadline: 01/13/2019
WSPro Discount: No

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Interview with ScreenCraft Fellowship Winner Davia Carter

Updated: 11/13/2018

Davia Carter was named a 2018 ScreenCraft Fellowship Winner on the basis of her TV pilot Double Time Dames, a one-hour drama set in the jazz age that tells the story of a brilliant female trumpeter who sheds her life of abusive men and attempts to start an all-female band as an Italian mob tries to stake their claim in her town.

BlueCat Deadline November 18th!

WinningScripts PRO Spotlight Script:
A burned out middle-age accountant and a young daredevil woman form an improbable alliance on a dangerous rescue-mission to Mexico. First Place, Screenplay Festival, 2017.
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AFF Names Screenplay Contest Winners

The Austin Film Festival (AFF) has announced their 2018 Screenplay Contest Winners in all categories. [Updated: 11/13/2018]

Shore Scripts Names Finalists

Shore Scripts has announced their contest finalists. Winners will be named November 30th. [Updated: 11/10/2018]

Poe Contest Names Halloween Contest Winner

The Poe Contest has to announced the winner of its one-day Halloween script contest. "Demon Inside Me," by Brandon Rutherford, captured the $100 cash prize and an automatic advancement to the Poe Contest semifinals. [Updated: 11/10/2018]

ScreenCraft Names Pilot Launch Quarterfinalists

Quarterfinalists have been announced for the 2018 ScreenCraft Pilot Launch TV Writing Competition, selected from about 2,500 submissions. [Updated: 11/09/2018]

Finish Line Script Competition Names Grand Prize Winner

Folklore by Sebastian Magiera has been named the Grand Prize Winner of the 2018 Finish Line Script Competition. Set in 18th century colonial America, the script is about a Spanish priest and a cursed enchantress who band together to prevent malevolent supernatural forces from destroying the lives of helpless villagers. [Updated: 11/09/2018]

Short Scripts Names Semifinalists

Shore Scripts has announced the semifinalists in their Feature, TV Pilot and Short Categories. Winners will be announced November 10th. [Updated: 11/06/2018]


Interview with ScreenCraft Fellowship Winner Georgina Love

Georgina Love was named a 2018 ScreenCraft Fellowship Winner for her sci-fi feature Pig, which follows an experimental scientist as he raises a sentient pig as a mirror image of his terminally ill son. When the pig learns his "father's" plans have a sinister bent, he fights to resist the inevitable. [Updated: 11/05/2018]

Roadmap Writers Names JumpStart Finalists

Roadmap Writers has announced the Top 10 Pilot and Feature Finalists for their 2018 JumpStart Writing Competition. [Updated: 11/05/2018]

Scriptapalooza TV Producer Requests

Scriptapalooza has released a list of the producers that have requested to read their recent TV contest winners. [Updated: 11/02/2018]

Write/LA Names Contest Quarterfinalists

Quarterfinalists have been announced for the 2018 Write/LA Screenwriting Competition. Semifinalists will be announced November 15. [Updated: 11/01/2018]

Scriptapalooza Interviews TV Contest Winners

Scriptapalooza has posted video interviews with their 2018 television contest winners. [Updated: 10/27/2018]

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The Gift

A group of aliens arrive eager to please humans.
Author: Peter Roach
Genre: Comedy,Horror

A Gift Of Love

A 20-something slacker is pushed into adulthood when he inherits his uncle’s wine and home brew shop with 45 days to make it profitable – or lose it and perhaps himself forever.
Author: Frank Ramisch
Genre: Family

It Pays The Bills

Three sisters inherit a Hollywood talent agency offering a lot more than routine casting calls for their clientele.
Author: Emmett Saunders
Genre: Drama,Comedy,Urban

Information Please

Sterling's department store, at the end of Washington International Airport's runway, copes with more than customers to stay solvent.
Author: Emmett Saunders
Genre: Drama,Comedy,Urban

Band Together

A small town 7/11 worker gets discovered by a traveling band promoter and gets her shot at stardom.
Author: Emmett Saunders
Genre: Drama,Romantic Comedy,Family


A newly-married couple uncover a highly-stylized murder at a small honeymoon cabin in the woods.
Author: Emmett Saunders
Genre: Drama,Thriller,Horror

To The Heavens

A young man dying of AIDS searches for the meaning of his existence in the last ten minutes of his life.
Author: Emmett Saunders
Genre: Drama,Supernatural,LGBTQ

White Garlands

An Irish detective turned priest unravels a centuries-old murder in the midst of a family crisis.
Author: Emmett Saunders
Genre: Drama,Thriller,Supernatural


International scientists get blown into an uncertain future while conducting a time experiment in Earth's upper atmosphere and must deal with the aftermath of thermonuclear Armageddon.
Author: Emmett Saunders
Genre: Action-Adventure,Sci-Fi,Historical


An Irish saint returns to Earth bestowing a magical shillelagh upon individuals in dire circumstances granting each one wish according to God's intentions for the person
Author: Emmett Saunders
Genre: Drama,Fantasy,Supernatural

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