TheWriteRoom.Org/Screenplay 5th Annual
Competition/2017-2018 recognizes excellence in a wide variety of genres.
One Grand PRIZE will be awarded for
Feature Screenplays (85 pages and no longer than 130).
NEW! BEST HORROR SCREENPLAY AWARD from sponsor:
Award and Invitation to attend their Awards Ceremony. (Travel not included)
MISSION & OBJECTIVE
TheWriteRoom.Org/Screenwriting Competition/2017 seeks to support and nurture the artistic entertainment literature(screenplays) of Women for the benefit of an international and domestic audience. Male writers are also invited to participate but all screenplay entries must EITHER have a female protagonist(s), feature dimensional female character(s) and/or have been either WRITTEN, CO-WRITTEN by a woman.
ABOUT THE FESTIVAL
Welcome to TheWriteRoom.Org/Screenplay Competition-2017
Our aim is to discover and recognize the brightest new talented original voices in storytelling from around the world that spotlights women and girls as protagonists in positive light at all age ranges as the writer/s deem interesting. We are open to all listed genres with the exception of explicit sex i.e. pornographic or stories that use excessive torture against /or of women as a thematic device.
Our goal is to also help place top new writers firmly on the industry’s radar directly.
Obviously we can not guarantee other – than than the cash prize we will award but this competition is also designed and driven by those who actually love and appreciate the dedication and art that goes into writing a screenplay in addition to promotional blasts across Internet, media, and social networking platforms.
All The Best and Good Luck! Please note airfare and hotel are not included for the Event.
CATEGORIES OF ENTRY
PRIZES & AWARDS:
This category is a competition.
$500 US Dollar cash prize
BEST NEW VOICES
Winners will receive a scholarship to attend
Cash Value: $300 US Dollar
The Write Room Organization (Selection Committee); V. Antin (Festival Program Assistant)
– Screenplay submissions must be in English
– International submissions are encouraged, as long as they are in English.
– Screenplays should be feature length (approximately 85-120 pages)
and properly formatted to industry standards
– Submitted works must not have been previously produced or currently
be under option. If a previous option has expired, and rights have
reverted back to the author(s), the work is eligible.
-All entries must be of the sole ownership and original to the authors
whose names appear with the application.