Contests

Here you can find all the latest information about screenwriting contests worldwide.

Feature, TV Pilot, Short
Final Registration ends: 03/30/2017
Contest Begins: 02/10/2017   Ends: 03/30/2017
FEE: $65/$60 Enter Contest

Grand Prize Feature / Pilot

 

  • $1000 Cash Prize
  • Flight & Accommodations to Historic New Orleans, LA during the 2017 New Orleans Film Festival in October, 2017.
  • A Director will workshop scenes from your screenplay with Professional Actors to be performed at the TRMS Showcase Presented by the ISA in New Orleans.
  • 4 Days of Film Events, Networking and Parties.
  • Special Invitation into the ISA Development Program and ISA Spotlight.

 

PLUS:

  • You'll receive a Script OR Career Consultation with Stephen Molton from Write Your Screenplay ($1000 value)
  • You'll be announced on The Tracking Board with a dedicated write-up and submitted to over 1,700 Industry Professionals for review.
  • Listed on the ISA website and The Tracking Board as Official ISA Spotlight Selection.
  • All prizes in the Top 10 Category and Semi-Finalist Categories.

 

Grand Prize Short

  • $500 CASH PRIZE
  • You'll receive a Table Read recording of your Winning Screenplay by Professional Actors.
  • You'll receive a Script OR Career Consultation with Stephen Molton from Write Your Screenplay ($1000 value)
  • You'll be announced on The Tracking Board with a dedicated write-up and submitted to over 1,700 Industry Professionals for review.
  • Listed on the ISA website and The Tracking Board as Official ISA Spotlight Selection.
  • All prizes in the Top 10 Category and Semi-Finalist Categories.

Int'l Screenwriters' Association New Orleans Writer Award

TRMS would like to award a special honor in celebration of the local talent. This accolade will be offered to a writer whose hometown and residence is in the city we visit, on this occasion - New Orleans.

 

  • Professional Actors will perform scenes from your screenplay at the TRMS Showcase Presented by the ISA in New Orleans.
  • Special Invitation into the ISA Development Program and ISA Spotlight.
  • 1 Year ISA CONNECT Membership ($100 Value)
  • Plus prizes from the Semi-Finalist Categories.

 

Top 10 Category Winners

  • 1 Year ISA CONNECT Membership ($100 Value)
  • Write Your Screenplay Class with Jacob Krueger in NYC or Online. ($350 Value)
  • Write Your Screenplay Class includes One-on-One Consultation

Semi-Finalists

American Beauty: Seven Act Structure ($150 value)
w/ Award Winning Screenwriter Jacob Krueger

This seminar not only breaks down the seven acts of this classic but delves into the motivations of writer Alan Ball; both when he set out to pen this film and upon revising it. Award-Winning Screenwriter Jacob Krueger discusses the various motivations of the characters in order to show how their organic growth changed the structure of the story we as an audience are told.

EVERYONE WHO ENTERS RECEIVES:

Getting Past the Gatekeepers: How To Get Producers, Managers, and Agents on the Phone

with Award Winning Screenwriter Jacob Krueger

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