Mad Wife Productions Fellowship Program

Mad Wife Fellowship

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59 Damonte Ranch Pkwy Ste B448
Reno, NV 89511
775-525-0631 (voice)

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Email:
contact@madwifeproductions.com

Contact: MP Poole, Contest Administrator

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Objective

Mad Wife Productions (https://madwifeproductions.com/) screenwriting fellowship program is for aspiring writers who want to get their big break in the film industry!

The aim of this fellowship program is to offer one or more writers the opportunity to work in the industry and learn the ins and outs of taking a story from script to screen.

Mad Wife Productions has gotten over 16 undiscovered writers produced and 8 writers optioned or hired on assignment in the last 2 years, including our previous contest winners.

Deadline/Entry Fees

Deadline Date Entry Fee Days till Deadline
Early August 17, 2022 $29.00
Regular September 28, 2022 $55.00
Midpoint October 26, 2022 $59.90
Late Deadline January 18, 2023 79.00
Extended Late Deadline March 29, 2023 89.00 59
Extended June 14, 2023 $99.00 136

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Notification: June 30, 2023

Rules

We accept features, shorts and TV pilot scripts.

Submit your best work! Whether it is a short script, TV pilot or a feature script -- this is your opportunity to showcase your talent.

The submitted script does not need to be the script you want to produce or use for your 12-month mentorship.

You can resubmit a new version of the script at any point during the contest period for only $15. Contact Mad Wife Productions to get a discount code.

Detailed rules:

  • Winning writer needs to own all rights to the script and sign an option to purchase agreement.
  • Winning writer grants the producers and directors of Mad Wife Productions full creative control
  • Except where prohibited by law, submission of written materials constitutes each entrant’s consent to Mad Wife Productions and its agents’ and sponsor’s use of entrants’ names, likenesses, photographs, and/or personal information for promotional purposes in any media, worldwide, without further payment or consideration. This includes audio-visual information pertaining to the in-house development, analysis, and coverage in relation to writer’s submitted works. All uses of any entrants’ information will at all times be in accordance with our Privacy Policy.
  • All fees submitted are non-refundable.
  • BY SUBMITTING YOUR MATERIALS YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT YOU HAVE READ AND AGREE TO THESE CONDITIONS. You agree to release and hold harmless Mad Wife Productions, its subsidiary, parent and affiliated companies, prize contributors, judges, screenplay analysts, sponsors, and any other organizations responsible for administering, advertising or promoting your submission of material, and every one of their respective members, directors, employees, agents and representatives (collectively, the “Released Parties”) past and present from and against any and all claims, expenses, and liability, including but not limited to damages and negligence to property and persons, including but not limited to invasion of privacy, defamation, slander, libel, violation of right of publicity, copyright, infringement of trademark or other intellectual property rights relating to a participant’s submission of materials and/or acceptance or use or misuse of prize; provided however, that such release will not apply to any commercial exploitation of the script by a Released Party in violation of your rights under applicable copyright law; and (c) indemnify, defend and hold harmless the Mad wife Productions and its sponsor, agents and employees from and against any and all claims, expenses, and liabilities (including reasonable attorneys fees) relating to an entrant’s participation in the Contest and/or entrant’s use or misuse of Prize.
  • By submitting, you acknowledge that because of Mad Wife Productions position in the entertainment industry Mad Wife Productions receives numerous submissions of ideas, formats, stories, suggestions and the like and that many such submissions heretofore or hereafter received by Mad Wife Productions are similar to or identical to those developed by you. You understand that you will not be entitled to any compensation because of the use of any such similar material by Mad Wife Productions.
  • You agree to indemnify and hold Mad Wife Productions harmless from and against any and all claims, expenses, losses, causes of action, judgments or liabilities (including, without limitation, reasonable outside attorneys’ fees) that may be asserted against you or incurred by you at any time in connection with the screenplay, or any use thereof, including without limitation those arising from any alleged breach of the warranties and promises given herein.
  • You understand that all the judges decisions are final and cannot be appealed against.
  • We reserve the right to amend these rules at any time, including extending the contest period if needed.

Awards

Winning Prize:
  • Paid writing position on a Mad Wife Productions' feature or tv project
  • Production of proof of concept film / short film based on the fellow’s screenplay
  • 12-month mentorship to develop the fellow’s screenplay and pitch deck
  • Call with a producer
  • Opportunities to work on a film set
Three runner ups
  • Call with a producer and career planning

Mad Wife Fellowship

Contact

59 Damonte Ranch Pkwy Ste B448
Reno, NV 89511
775-525-0631 (voice)

Web:
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Email:
contact@madwifeproductions.com

Contact: MP Poole, Contest Administrator

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Mad Wife Productions Fellowship Program

Contact

59 Damonte Ranch Pkwy Ste B448
Reno, NV 89511
775-525-0631 (voice)

Web:
Click here
Email:
contact@madwifeproductions.com

Contact: MP Poole, Contest Administrator

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Contest News

Mad Wife Productions Names Feature Screenplay Contest Winner

The winning writer of Season 2 of the Mad Wife Feature Screenplay Contest is Zach Jansen, whose screenplay Final Girl is currently in pre-production with shooting set to begin in October, 2022. [Updated: 08/17/2022]

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Mad Wife Productions Fellowship Program

Contact

59 Damonte Ranch Pkwy Ste B448
Reno, NV 89511
775-525-0631 (voice)

Web:
Click here
Email:
contact@madwifeproductions.com

Contact: MP Poole, Contest Administrator

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