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SYFY Network-Sponsored Writing Competition New!

Final: 02/28/2019
WSPro Discount: No

ScreenCraft Screenwriting Fellowship

Final: 02/28/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Writers give the PAGE Awards top scores and rave reviews! Find out why... Enter today at: pageawards.com

Houston Comedy Film Festival

Final: 02/28/2019
WSPro Discount: $10.00

Emerging Screenwriters Shoot Your Sizzle Competition

Final: 02/28/2019
WSPro Discount: No

All Entries Receive 50 Points of Analysis. Code STC15 for 15% reduced fee.

LGBTQ Screenwriting Competition

Final: 02/28/2019
WSPro Discount: $10.00

Edinburgh Screenwriting Competition

Final: 02/28/2019
WSPro Discount: $10.00

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Nice International Film Festival

Decision: 02/28/2019
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Film Empire Diversity Mentorship New!

Late: 02/28/2019
WSPro Discount: No

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Horror Hotel International Film Festival

Final: 03/01/2019
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Faith in Film: International Screenwriting Competition

Final: 03/14/2019
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Toronto Metropolitan Int'l Screenwriting Competition

Final: 03/14/2019
WSPro Discount: $10.00

The Writers Lab

Deadline: 03/15/2019
WSPro Discount: No

BEYOND: The Film Festival

Final: 03/15/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Save the Cat! Screenplay Challenge New!

Extended: 03/15/2019
WSPro Discount: $20.00

Stage 32 Comedy Writing Contest

Final: 03/27/2019
WSPro Discount: No

ScreenCraft SciFi Screenplay Contest

Final: 03/31/2019
WSPro Discount: $5.00

100 Screenplays

Extended: 03/31/2019
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Inroads Screenwriting Fellowship

Final: 03/31/2019
WSPro Discount: $10.00

L.A. Neo Noir Novel, Film, & Script Fest

Extended: 03/31/2019
WSPro Discount: $5.00

UCLA Extension Screenplay Competition

Final: 04/01/2019
WSPro Discount: No

10th Annual New Media Film Festival

Final: 04/03/2019
WSPro Discount: $15.00

Nashville Film Festival Screenwriting Competition

Extended: 04/05/2019
WSPro Discount: No

Creative World Awards

Extended: 04/10/2019
WSPro Discount: $5.00

2019 PAGE International Screenwriting Awards

Last Minute: 04/15/2019
WSPro Discount: No

CineStory Foundation Feature Retreat and Fellowship

Extended: 04/15/2019
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Latino Screenwriting Competition

Final: 04/18/2019
WSPro Discount: $10.00

Breaking Walls Thriller Screenplay Contest

Extended: 04/19/2019
WSPro Discount: $5.00

Scriptapalooza TV Writing Competition

Final: 04/22/2019
WSPro Discount: No

True Story Screenplay Competition

Extended: 04/23/2019
WSPro Discount: No

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CineStory Names TV Fellowship Winner

Updated: 02/22/2019

Robert Axelrod has been named the 2019 CineStory TV Fellow for his winning episodic spec comedy script BETTER THINGS - "Goy Vey", which impressed the judges by capturing the tone of the show while also showcasing the writer's own voice.

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Greg Silverman's Stampede Partners With HollyShorts Film Festival

Greg Silverman’s new media company Stampede is partnering with the HollyShorts Film Festival, the Los Angeles-based short film festival, on a first-look feature film and TV series development program. (From the Hollywood Reporter.) [Updated: 02/19/2019]

CineStory Names TV Category Winners

CineStory has announced their 2019 Spec Drama, Spec Comedy, Original Drama and Original Comedy category winners. The first place winner of each division is now in the running for this year's TV Fellowship, which includes a $1,000 cash prize, free tuition and housing for this year's TV retreat, and a 12-month mentorship with 2 Hollywood professionals hand-picked to help the Fellow advance the Fellow's craft and career. [Updated: 02/14/2019]

Scriptapalooza TV Names Contest Winners

Scriptapalooza TV has announced their latest Pilot, Sitcom, One-Hour Drama and Reality Category winners. [Updated: 02/14/2019]

TVWriter.com Names People's Pilot Semifinalists

TVWriter.com has announced the semifinalists for the 27th People's Pilot competition. Finalists will be announced in two weeks. [Updated: 02/13/2019]

Launch Million Dollar Screenplay Competition Now Open for Submissions

The LAUNCH Million Dollar Screenplay Competition has announced it will accept global submissions for its second million-dollar screenplay competition from Friday, February 1st through Tuesday, April 30th, 2019. Once again, The LAUNCH will be looking for original screenplays with captivating stories, unique voices and honest emotion in any genre. The international competition is open to students over the age of 18 who are enrolled in an accredited two-year, four-year college/university or graduate program. [Updated: 02/11/2019]

Austin Fest and Humanitas Announce New Partnership to Discover Original Voices

The Austin Film Festival (AFF) and HUMANITAS have joined forces to launch the inaugural "HUMANITAS Originals Award". This joint initiative is a new addition to AFF’s Script Competitions and is open to both feature screenplays and teleplay pilots that reflect the kinds of stories HUMANITAS has honored for over four decades. [Updated: 02/06/2019]

Scriptapalooza Short Script Finalist Screens at Hollywood Independent Film Festival

A Boy A Man and A Kite by Adam Matalon & Stephen Endelman, 2017 Scriptapalooza Shorts finalist, has been produced and will screen on 2/15/2019 at Regal Cinema LA Live. [Updated: 02/06/2019]

Nicholl Fellowships Now Open for Submissions

The Motion Picture Academy's Nicholl Fellowships in Screenwriting is now accepting submissions. Early deadline in March 7, 2019, with a $45 entry fee. [Updated: 02/05/2019]

TrackingB Names Contest Winners

Gorby and Ronnie Do Reykjavík, by Patrick Connely, has been named the overall winner of the TrackingB Screenwriting Competition. [Updated: 01/31/2019]

Fresh Voices Names Quarterfinalists

Fresh Voices has announced the quarterfinalists of the 2018-2019 Fresh Voices Screenwriting Competition. Semifinalists will be announced March 7th, 2019. [Updated: 01/31/2019]

CineStory Names TV Finalists

Finalists have been announced in the original and spec categories of the CineStory TV Writing Competition. [Updated: 01/31/2019]

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The Heart Of A Tiger

The Heart of a Tiger is the searing true story about the incredible courage, resilience and strength of a woman who survived one of the worst atrocities inflicted upon mankind, the Cambodian Genocide—in which over a four-year-period over two million Cambodians were murdered and dumped in mass grave sites. It is the story of three generations of women, struggling against the boundaries placed upon them, each ultimately emerging triumphant to achieve their dreams.
Author: S R Kuy
Genre: Drama,Historical,Biography

Pilot The Calvary Incident

Logline: Green Berets and Marines time-jump to save the 21st century by killing a rogue SEAL team bent on rescuing Jesus from the Cross.
Author: James Sladack
Genre: Action-Adventure,Sci-Fi,Historical

Live, From The Milky Way

The crew of Earth's first starship journeys across the galaxy in search of extraterrestrial life, unaware that they're the stars of an intergalactic reality television show.
Author: Joe Borriello
Genre: Sci-Fi,Fantasy,Family

And The Devil Called!

When God's Chosen-one refuses The Devil as himself, he inhabits the body of a dead-man and hides his face in a Judge's full-bottom wig to petrify her into submission.
Author: Patricia Poulos
Genre: Fantasy,Horror,Supernatural

The Benefactor!

In her fight to save ravaged farmers from devastation, a businesswoman makes interest-free loans as enraged banks label her 'terrorist' as justification for withholding her funds.
Author: Patricia Poulos
Genre: Drama,Thriller

Pebbles On The Beach

As a school-boy kicks a pebble along a magical beach he's mesmerized by an apparition which materializes into the girl of his dreams.
Author: Patricia Poulos
Genre: Family,Romance

Doors Of Miracles

The Doors to God's Miracles are flung open wide transcending a young woman into the Universe to return with supernatural powers, miracles - and God speaks.
Author: Patricia Poulos
Genre: Fantasy,Family,Supernatural

God's Warrior

God chooses a young woman to be his Warrior in a battle for others but fails to warn her of the dangers lurking.
Author: Patricia Poulos
Genre: Drama,Thriller,Fantasy


A blonde bombshell in stainless steel collides with the nation's most corrupt and powerful man sending him into oblivion and shock-waves throughout the corporate world.
Author: Patricia Poulos
Genre: Drama,Thriller

Murder In Emergency!

A nurse's fight to save her hospital escalates into a war, on discovery patients are being murdered.
Author: Patricia Poulos
Genre: Drama,Thriller

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