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 Contest Finalists

The Writers Place has announced their November, 2008 - April, 2009 screenwriting competition finalists.

FULL-LENGTH SCREENPLAYS


War in the Shadows - Daniel Payne
Fin Chaser - Maria Cozzi
The Next Big Thing - Peter McArdle
Severed - Erick Ziegler
Benazir - Muhammad Ali Hasan
Duet - Pamela Wielgus-Kwon
The Zoo - Pamela Wielgus-Kwon
Uncommon Denominator - David Termuhlen
Bless Me, Father - David Termuhlen
One Story for My Brother - Rudy Tavarez
Frozen Fire - Paul Pawlowski
Running Gun - Mike Bencivenga
Friends and Romans - Gregg Greenberg
Panacea - Kent Hastings
Holiday Mix-Up - Christopher Acosta
Traces of You - Matthew Karges
Maiden Flight - Tom Jannetta
Dazzle Land - Steven Schoen & James Loos
Shadow Selves - Gavin Cruickshank
Doctor Sunshine - Lauren Uzdienski
Kheng Kheng Crocodile - Donna Lisa
Hallowed Ground - Maurizio Marmorstein
Lucky Eddie - Rusty Rhodes
Dana's Inferno - Andrew Bailey
Dr. Sky: The Relationship Guy - Gregory Schwartz


TELEPLAY/SHORT SCREENPLAYS

Rupert and the Flying Weasel - Katarzyna Kochany
Dragon Tales: A Special Job - Katarzyna Kochany
Want - Steven Karageanes
The Wait of Our Discontent - Juli Lasselle
Salvaging - Joseph Lyons
The Office: The Paper Cut - Gregory Heitmann
Rebound - Gavin Cruickshank
PSYCH: You Can't Spellcheck 'Yippie-Ki-Yay' - Lee Stewart
Acts of Witness - Annie Grosshans
30 Rock: Netwars - Will Dorney
My Daddy the Monster Hunter - James Butler
The Office: Going Green - Adam Perrotta


Competition winners (1st, 2nd, 3rd & honorable mentions) in both the full-length and teleplay/short categories will be announced on July 1, 2009.

Updated: 06/02/2009

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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