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LiveRead/LA

EarlyBird: 04/24/2019
WSPro Discount: $5.00

The Indie Gathering's Screenwriter Contest

Standard: 04/24/2019
WSPro Discount: $5.00

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WriteMovies Spring 2019 Screenwriting Contest

Standard: 04/28/2019
WSPro Discount: No

New York Metropolitan Screenwriting Competition

Final: 04/28/2019
WSPro Discount: $10.00

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Breaking Walls Thriller Screenplay Contest

Early: 04/28/2019
WSPro Discount: $5.00

WRPN Women's International Film Festival

Late: 04/28/2019
WSPro Discount: $10.00

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Scriptapalooza Features & Shorts Competition

Final: 04/29/2019
WSPro Discount: No

trackingb.com Original TV Pilot Contest

Really Late: 04/29/2019
WSPro Discount: No

ScreenCraft Horror Screenplay Contest

Early: 04/30/2019
WSPro Discount: $5.00

ScreenCraft Comedy Screenplay Contest

Final: 04/30/2019
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Screenplay Festival

Early: 04/30/2019
WSPro Discount: $5.00

StoryPros Awards Contest

Final: 04/30/2019
WSPro Discount: $10.00

FILMMATIC Screenplay Awards Competition

Extended: 04/30/2019
WSPro Discount: No

The LAUNCH Million Dollar Screenplay Competition

Late: 04/30/2019
WSPro Discount: No

The 5th Annual 1st TV Script Writing Competition: Presented by Filmmakers.com

Early: 04/30/2019
WSPro Discount: $5.00

The 15th Annual American Gem Short Script & Literary Festival

Early: 04/30/2019
WSPro Discount: $5.00

The 18th Annual FilmMakers International Screenwriting Awards

Early: 04/30/2019
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Scriptation Showcase New!

Early: 04/30/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Academy Nicholl Fellowships in Screenwriting

Final: 05/01/2019
WSPro Discount: No

CBS Diversity Institute

Final: 05/01/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Script Pipeline Screenwriting and TV Writing Competition

Regular: 05/01/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Stowe Story Labs

Final: 05/01/2019
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Stage 32 Fantasy & Sci-Fi Screenwriting Contest

Final: 05/01/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Table Read My Screenplay Contest

Final: 05/02/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Shore Scripts - Short Film Fund

Final: 05/02/2019
WSPro Discount: No

HollyShorts Screenplay Contest

Late: 05/03/2019
WSPro Discount: $15.00

13Horror.com Film & Screenplay Contest

RIP: 05/04/2019
WSPro Discount: $5.00

WeScreenplay Shorts Competition

Early: 05/05/2019
WSPro Discount: $5.00

The Indie Gathering's Screenwriter Contest

Late: 05/08/2019
WSPro Discount: $5.00

2019 PAGE International Screenwriting Awards

Final: 05/15/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Austin Film Festival Playwriting Competition

Final: 05/15/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Austin Film Festival Script Competition

Final for Features, Teleplays, and Shorts: 05/15/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Script Pipeline Screenwriting and TV Writing Competition

Late: 05/15/2019
WSPro Discount: No

FLICKERS: Rhode Island International Film Festival Screenplay Competition

Regular: 05/15/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Sherman Oaks Film Festival

Early Deadline : 05/15/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Greenlight Screenplay Contest

Final: 05/15/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Your Script Produced! Worldwide Script Competition New!

Late: 05/15/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Hudson New York Shorts

Regular: 05/15/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Finish Line Script Competition

Regular: 05/16/2019
WSPro Discount: $10.00

Launch Pad Pilots Competition

Late: 05/18/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Breaking Walls Thriller Screenplay Contest

Regular: 05/19/2019
WSPro Discount: $5.00

LiveRead/LA

Final: 05/22/2019
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Diversity Film & Script Showcase

Extended: 05/23/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Emerging Screenwriters Genre Screenplay Competition

Regular: 05/23/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Adapted Screenplay Competition

Late: 05/23/2019
WSPro Discount: No

HollyShorts Screenplay Contest

Extended: 05/24/2019
WSPro Discount: $15.00

Cynosure Screenwriting Awards

Regular: 05/26/2019
WSPro Discount: No

L.A. Live Film Fest New!

Early Summer Submissions: 05/28/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Script Pipeline Screenwriting and TV Writing Competition

Extended: 05/30/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Breaking Walls Thriller Screenplay Contest

Late: 05/30/2019
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Warner Bros. Writers Workshop

: 05/31/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Launch Pad Pilots Competition

Final: 05/31/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Screenplay Festival

Standard: 05/31/2019
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Shore Scripts Feature Screenplay Contest

Early: 05/31/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Shore Scripts TV Pilot Contest

Early: 05/31/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Script Summit

Late: 05/31/2019
WSPro Discount: $5.00

The 5th Annual 1st TV Script Writing Competition: Presented by Filmmakers.com

Regular: 05/31/2019
WSPro Discount: $5.00

The 15th Annual American Gem Short Script & Literary Festival

Regular: 05/31/2019
WSPro Discount: $5.00

The 18th Annual FilmMakers International Screenwriting Awards

Regular: 05/31/2019
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Action On Film International Film and Festival and Screenwriting Competition

Late: 05/31/2019
WSPro Discount: $10.00

BOLT

Last Minute: 05/31/2019
WSPro Discount: $10.00

Screenwriting Master Contest New!

Final: 05/31/2019
WSPro Discount: $10.00

New York New Stories New!

Early: 05/31/2019
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Script Pipeline First Look Project

Earlybird: 06/01/2019
WSPro Discount: No

FLICKERS: Rhode Island International Film Festival Screenplay Competition

Late: 06/01/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Capital Fund Screenplay Competiton

Final: 06/01/2019
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Capital Fund Screenplay Competiton

Final: 06/01/2019
WSPro Discount: $5.00

SHRIEKFEST Horror/SciFi Film & Screenplay Competition

Early: 06/01/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Hudson New York Shorts

Late: 06/01/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Screamfest Horror Film Festival and Screenplay Competition

Final: 06/02/2019
WSPro Discount: No

San Francisco IndieFest Screenplay Competition

Early Bird: 06/03/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Write/LA

Earlybird: 06/05/2019
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Underground Indie Film Festival

Final: 06/05/2019
WSPro Discount: No

SeriesFest Women Writing Competition New!

Earlybird: 06/07/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Slamdance Screenplay Competition

Regular: 06/10/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Depth of Field International Film Festival

Extended: 06/10/2019
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Depth of Field International Film Festival

Last Chance: 06/14/2019
WSPro Discount: $5.00

WeScreenplay Shorts Competition

Regular: 06/15/2019
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Screamfest Horror Film Festival and Screenplay Competition

Extended: 06/15/2019
WSPro Discount: No

FLICKERS: Rhode Island International Film Festival Screenplay Competition

WAB Extended: 06/15/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Sherman Oaks Film Festival

Regular Deadline: 06/15/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Your Script Produced! Worldwide Script Competition New!

Final: 06/15/2019
WSPro Discount: No

WriteMovies Spring 2019 Screenwriting Contest

Late: 06/16/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Williamsburg International Film & Music Competition

Regular: 06/16/2019
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Final Draft Big Break Screenwriting Contest

Regular: 06/18/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Hudson New York Shorts

WAB Extended: 06/21/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Adapted Screenplay Competition

Extended: 06/23/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Scriptapalooza Fellowship

Final: 06/24/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Write/LA

Standard: 06/25/2019
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Scriptation Showcase New!

Regular: 06/25/2019
WSPro Discount: No

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Shoot Your Sizzle Names Top 100

Updated: 04/19/2019

Emerging Screenwriters has announced the Top 100 scripts of their 2019 Shoot Your Sizzle Screenwriting Competition.


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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Skye Emerson's Challenger Wins Fresh Voices Grand Prize Award

Women reigned victorious at the 2018-19 Fresh Voices Screenplay Competition this week with an all-star group of talented female writers dominating both the Drama and Family Film Categories. Leading them all, it was Skye Emerson's historical drama, CHALLENGER, that wowed the jury and took home the Grand Prize Award. [Updated: 04/12/2019]

ScreenCraft Names Fellowship Quarterfinalists

ScreenCraft has announced the quarterfinalists from among roughly 2,500 submissions to their 2019 ScreenCraft Fellowship Competition. [Updated: 04/11/2019]

BlueCat Names Semifinalists

BlueCat has announced their 2019 Feature, TV, and Short Script semifinalists. [Updated: 04/11/2019]

Fresh Voices Announces Finalists and Spotlight Award Nominees

Fresh Voices Screenplay Competition has named their 2018-19 Contest Finalists and Spotlight Award Nominees. [Updated: 04/01/2019]

Scriptapalooza Producing Shorts & Features

A newly launched division of the Scriptapalooza Screenwriting Competition is now producing films utilizing the organization's relationships to attach funds and talent. [Updated: 03/27/2019]

BlueCat Names 2019 Quarterfinalists

The BlueCat Screenwriting Competition has announced quarterfinalists for their 2019 Feature, Short, and TV pilot contests. [Updated: 03/26/2019]

Austin Film Festival and Rooster Teeth Announce New Fellowship Award

Austin Film Festival and Rooster Teeth are partnering to launch the Inaugural "Rooster Teeth Fellowship Award" to be presented at the 26th Annual Austin Film Festival. This new award will be available in conjunction with AFF's existing Script Competitions and is open to all scripted submissions that embody the Rooster Teeth genre. [Updated: 03/19/2019]

Scriptation Announces Showcase Script Competition for Emerging Screenwriters

Scriptation, the company behind the popular script app used on film and television productions worldwide, opened the call for submissions for its new screenwriting competition, the Scriptation Showcase. Fifteen winners' scripts will be featured for a full year in Scriptation, giving them unprecedented exposure to Hollywood professionals. [Updated: 03/12/2019]

Fresh Voices Names Semifinalists

Semifinalists have been announced for the 2018-19 Fresh Voices Screenwriting Competition. [Updated: 03/07/2019]

TVWriter.com Names People Pilot Winners

THE BOOK OF JOEY by Steven Block has been named the TVWriter.com People's Pilot Comedy category winner, while THE FUCKING NEW GUYS by Meredith Bagby took top honors in the Drama/Action category. [Updated: 03/06/2019]

HollywoodIQ:

Interview with 2018 CineStory Second Place Winner Avishai Weinberger

CineStory Co-Executive Director Carlo Martinelli catches up with the 2018 CineStory Fellowship second place winner, Avishai Weinberger. [Updated: 03/05/2019]

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Fair Warning

Thriller based on the true stalking murder of Berkeley student Tanya Tarasoff in 1969 by an obsessed graduate student, and the legal case that changed U.S. doctor-patient confidentiality laws.
Author: Linda Boroff
Genre: Drama,Thriller,Historical

Home Like A Shadow

College girl accompanies her new boyfriend to his decaying San Joaquin Valley home town for his mother's birthday and is pulled into family conflicts and lost dreams dating back to the Civil War.
Author: Linda Boroff
Genre: Drama

Everything I Have Is Yours

Thirteen-year-old Haylee stumbles on her father's affair with her mother's friend, who has come to stay after her home was burglarized.
Author: Linda Boroff
Genre: Comedy,Family

Impervos

A high-tech entrepreneur and his family huddle in a "billionaire bunker" a mile underground as a reported nuclear war rages above, only to discover that they have walled themselves in with a false ally intent on vengeance and murder
Author: Linda Boroff
Genre: Drama,Thriller,Action-Adventure

The Flats

A married assistant D.A. falls for a vagabond girl living in the seedy Beach Flats area of Santa Cruz, California. His double life may lead him to a killer, but at the cost of his marriage and career.
Author: Linda Boroff
Genre: Drama,Thriller,Action-Adventure

Vengeance Island

A young couple are stranded on a remote Alaskan island when their seaplane goes down in a winter storm. Soon, they realize they are being stalked and not just by wolves.
Author: Linda Boroff
Genre: Drama,Action-Adventure,Horror

Aviana

Twenty million years from now, with man long extinct, a species of evolved from birds now fills our niche. The Rhia tribe is defeated by their enemies and banished to a wilderness of evolved rat-predators, intelligent insects, and other life forms. To survive, the Rhia must rely on outcasts who have adapted to this deadly environment.
Author: Linda Boroff
Genre: Thriller,Action-Adventure,Animation

Flush

Business student with Wall Street fantasies is hoaxed into taking a summer job at a plumbing company and gets a dose of reality.
Author: Linda Boroff
Genre: Comedy,Romantic Comedy

White Cat

A lonely woman, attacked by a feral cat she tried to befriend, finds her way back to a lost love.
Author: Linda Boroff
Genre: Comedy,Romantic Comedy

Jack's Head

Teenage Bonnie was a mantrap -— envied, respected, and hated like poison.
Author: Linda Boroff
Genre: Comedy,Romantic Comedy,Romance

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