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CineStory Foundation Feature Retreat and Fellowship

Extended: 04/22/2019
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Scriptapalooza TV Writing Competition

Final: 04/22/2019
WSPro Discount: No

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True Story Screenplay Competition

Extended: 04/23/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Scriptapalooza Features & Shorts Competition

Final: 04/29/2019
WSPro Discount: No

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trackingb.com Original TV Pilot Contest

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

ScreenCraft Comedy Screenplay Contest

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

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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

New York Metropolitan Screenwriting Competition

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

Academy Nicholl Fellowships in Screenwriting

Final: 05/01/2019
WSPro Discount: No

CBS Diversity Institute

Final: 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

13Horror.com Film & Screenplay Contest

RIP: 05/04/2019
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

Greenlight Screenplay Contest

Final: 05/15/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Diversity Film & Script Showcase

Extended: 05/23/2019
WSPro Discount: No

HollyShorts Screenplay Contest

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

Script Pipeline Screenwriting and TV Writing Competition

Extended: 05/30/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Warner Bros. Writers Workshop

: 05/31/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Launch Pad Pilots Competition

Final: 05/31/2019
WSPro Discount: No

BOLT

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

Screenwriting Master Contest New!

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

Capital Fund Screenplay Competiton

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

Underground Indie Film Festival

Final: 06/05/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Depth of Field International Film Festival

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

Screamfest Horror Film Festival and Screenplay Competition

Extended: 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

Hudson New York Shorts

WAB Extended: 06/21/2019
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.


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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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The Meat Eaters

A college guy's virginity makes him a target of a cult of "living meat" eaters masquerading as fast food workers.
Author: Danny Howell
Genre: Comedy,Romantic Comedy,Horror

Once Young

A young killer saves a girl’s life. The two teenagers fall in love. Adult jealousy, however, threatens their love. Worse, death once again threatens their lives.
Author: Con Kringas
Genre: Romance

White Days

A girl lost in the Alaskan wilderness meets her banished pet tiger — now fully grown. Together they survive many challenges — except, perhaps, one another.
Author: Con Kringas
Genre: Action-Adventure

Counterchance

An FBI agent goes to any length to save his family.
Author: Con Kringas
Genre: Action-Adventure

Howlingween

A dream holiday becomes nightmarish when a family encounters a malicious wolf and traders in fresh human organs.
Author: Con Kringas
Genre: Horror

Howlingween 2: Clarry The Clown

Holiday-makers on a beautiful island resort find themselves trapped with a murderous clown.
Author: Con Kringas
Genre: Horror

Howlingween 3: Red River County

A Floridan town's past neglect of a beggar becomes its present terror.
Author: Con Kringas
Genre: Horror

Glorious Revolution

2056: a new world order. Four prisoners attempt to escape execution by exploiting the judge's weakness for one of them.
Author: Con Kringas
Genre: Fantasy

On Board

Captained by a former death-row inmate, security in the shaky hands of a lush, spiritual guidance by a pastor who loves riddles, with passengers including a murderous boxer, a self-deluded and corrupt martial artist, madcap teenagers and a ferocious would-be serial killer — come on board for the cruise of a lifetime.
Author: Con Kringas
Genre: Thriller,Family

Dark

GENRES: Thriller, Crime "Bones" meets "The Following" Pilot Log Line: A woman is forced to reconcile for the negligent deaths of two girls or die at the hands of a mysterious male voice over a prepaid phone and his chipper, pixie helper. Season One Log Line: After surviving a self-inflicted mutilation, the first victim of enigmatic serial killer, searches for allies, while flirting a *dangerous liaison with her attacker.
Author: Mike W. Rogers
Genre: Thriller,Horror

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