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

TWP Announces May - October, 2011 Finalists

The Writers Place (TWP) has announced the finalists for their May to October 2011 screenplay contest:

FULL-LENGTH SCREENPLAYS

Dean Watts - Momfia
Jennifer Martin - A Man of His Word
Doris Gill - Rembrandt & The Seedlings
Deana Costner - Plus One
Brent Hartinger - The Great Beyond
Christine Autrand Mitchell - The Cullings Principle
Jeff Eagle - The Count of Monte Ceito
Christopher Kearney - Dear Pluto
Jamie Evans - Two-Bit-Outlaws
Elisa Manalo-Simon - Anomaly
David Sabbath - 53 Hours in Harpers Ferry
Alvin Easter - Brad and Henry
Barbara Wolcott - Dana Landing
D. T. Siddhartha Fraser - Morrigan Dana
D. T. Siddhartha Fraser - Mulberry Fields
Steven Walker - Saving Valeria
Victor Gippi - Second Earth
Joel Wein - Back In the U.S.S.R.
Sundae Jahant-Osborn - Just Kill Me Already


TELEPLAY/SHORT SCREENPLAYS

Elizabeth Carol Thompson - Last Call at Mac's
Gregory Boytos - The Agency
Desiree Nordlund - Escape Room Game
Perry Schwartz - Snake
Rubi Herrera - The Red Ark
Neil Valentine - United States of Austerity
Neil Valentine - Accounting
Stuart Creque - One Child Born
Michael Chenoweth - Mike Grows Up a Bit…and it SUCKS
Aaron McCune - The Cons of Dating
Karen Morss - Flying Poodles - A Christmas Story
John Harris - Sacrifice the Virgin
Michael Berkowitz - AA: Adult Alternative
Joe Tofuri - Room 333: The Train
Tomas Hinojal - Weight of Existence
Benjamin Enebi - Red Giant
LeMar Fooks - Maggie's House of Clowns
Jaimee Campbell - The Dog Walker


The order in which finalists are listed is no indication of preference. Competition winners (1st, 2nd, 3rd & honorable mentions) in both the full-length and teleplay/short category will be announced on January 1, 2012.

Updated: 12/04/2011

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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