Writers Place

Writers Place

Contact

P.O. Box 11426
Pensacola, FL 32524-1426
850-476-1405 (voice)
850-476-1039 (fax)

Web:
http://www.thewritersplace.org
Email:
contest@thewritersplace.org

Contact: Jim Fischer, Cofounder/Director of Administration

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Overall: 3 stars3 stars3 stars (3.1/5.0)
Professionalism: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (4.2/5.0)
Feedback: 4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars (4.5/5.0)
Signficance: 2.5 stars2.5 stars2.5 stars (2.7/5.0)
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Objective

To assist the aspiring screenwriter in realizing his/her dream of becoming a professional screenwriter. To eliminate industry chokepoints that stifle creativity and impede screenplay access to managers,agents & producers.

Deadline/Entry Fees

Contact contest for this year's deadline.

Rules

  1. Full-length scripts - not more than 130 pages.
  2. Half-hour shorts or teleplays - not more than 45 pages.
  3. Submissions must be in Engish
  4. Submissions must use 12-point Courier font.
  5. Pages should be numbered.
  6. 3-hole punch & brads with front & back cover.
  7. No promotional material.
  8. No shooting scripts.
  9. Scipts must be copyrighted or registered with the WGA.
  10. Entry form, release form & appropriate fee must accompany each submission.
  11. May enter more than one script.
  12. $10 administrative charge for scripts submitted after contest period deadline.

Awards

Winning & placing scripts are submitted to managers, agents and/or producers; Final Draft Screenwriting Software or commensurate cash; and yearly magazine subscriptions of major industry periodicals.

Writers Place

Contact

P.O. Box 11426
Pensacola, FL 32524-1426
850-476-1405 (voice)
850-476-1039 (fax)

Web:
http://www.thewritersplace.org
Email:
contest@thewritersplace.org

Contact: Jim Fischer, Cofounder/Director of Administration

Report Card

Overall: 3 stars3 stars3 stars (3.1/5.0)
Professionalism: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (4.2/5.0)
Feedback: 4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars (4.5/5.0)
Signficance: 2.5 stars2.5 stars2.5 stars (2.7/5.0)
Report Cards: 24    
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The Writers Place

Contact

P.O. Box 11426
Pensacola, FL 32524-1426
850-476-1405 (voice)
850-476-1039 (fax)

Web:
http://www.thewritersplace.org
Email:
contest@thewritersplace.org

Contact: Jim Fischer, Cofounder/Director of Administration

Report Card

Overall: 3 stars3 stars3 stars (3.1/5.0)
Professionalism: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (4.2/5.0)
Feedback: 4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars (4.5/5.0)
Signficance: 2.5 stars2.5 stars2.5 stars (2.7/5.0)
Report Cards: 24    
Have you entered?
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Contest News

Writers Place Announces May-October 2007 Finalists

The Writers Place has announced finalists for the full-length and teleplay/short competitions for May through October 2007.

Finalist are, in no order of preference:

Full-Length Screenplays:

Actor Cordell - Widow's Island
Alan Armstrong - Preemptive Strike
Alexandre Moors - Americana
Alexandria Natapoff - The Partnership
Alexia Maura - Blood Lawns
Betty Saarinen - Doraybus, The Story of a Dog
Charlie Brown - Neighborhood Graves
Christopher Bailey - Giants
Christopher Canole - Felix the Flyer
Colin Costello - Bridezilla vs. Deer
Donna Lisa - Toucans of the Amazon
Duba Leibell - Johnny Girl
Frank Brady - Sweeps
Gregory Orr - The Terror Tapes
James Ossi - Ultraviolet Child
Jason Azicri - Lost Weekend
John Adcox - Challengers
Lynne Logan - Dying for Emily
Karl Shefelman - The Chicken Hunters
Kathleen Douglass - Mom Jeans
Kevin Kalmess - Vengeance
Kevin Delin - Heat & Hostility
Michael Farrell - The Operators
Michael Wickham - One for the Road
Mike Anka - Profugo
Murray Spitzer - Fortune Cookie
Paul McComas - Unplugged
Phil Ferriere - Silent Killer
Phillip Yow - Here Today, Gone Tomorrow
Ralph Lucas - The Writers Club
Ronald Brassfield - Eclipse
Susan Klos - Voices
Trish Feehan - Vial Connection
William Dougherty - Shinyo Maru
William Dunbar - Iron Bound


Teleplay/Short Screenplays:

Alan Barkley - Heart Rate
Anthony Amenta - Dial H for Happiness
Brett Seamans - The Office-Record Sale
Brett Seamans - 30 Rock-Hello, My Name is: Crazy
Dean Wells & Tracey Plumley - The Parcel
Greg Gibson - Gus and Chloe
Greg Rebman - Dead Man's Hill
John Uth - Down the Shore
Kimberly Coleman - Kiyala
Leo Vasilevskiy - Scrubs-My Epiphany Closet
Marilee Ryan & Melissa Hayes - Double Wide
P. Montgomery - Visa-Vis
Randy Gillis - Fags vs. Hags
Shauna Cagan - Stealing Alice


Competition winners (1st, 2nd, 3rd and honorable mentions) in both the full-length and teleplay/short categories will be announced on January 1, 2008.

Updated: 11/30/2007

The Writers Place

Contact

P.O. Box 11426
Pensacola, FL 32524-1426
850-476-1405 (voice)
850-476-1039 (fax)

Web:
http://www.thewritersplace.org
Email:
contest@thewritersplace.org

Contact: Jim Fischer, Cofounder/Director of Administration

Report Card

Overall: 3 stars3 stars3 stars (3.1/5.0)
Professionalism: 4 stars4 stars4 stars4 stars (4.2/5.0)
Feedback: 4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars4.5 stars (4.5/5.0)
Signficance: 2.5 stars2.5 stars2.5 stars (2.7/5.0)
Report Cards: 24    
Have you entered?
Submit a Report card

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