Contests

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Feature, TV Pilot, Short
Registration ended: 12/27/2014
Contest Begins: 04/19/2014   Ends: 12/27/2014
FEE: $40/$35 Registration Expired

Welcome to the Marquee Lights Screenwriting Competition!

The Marquee Lights Screenwriting Competition seeks to discover newly emerging screenwriters and offer a cash award to the top screenplay in each category.

We accept screenplays in three categories:

  • Feature film screenplays,
  • Original television pilots, and
  • Short film screenplays. 

Our feedback service is also available at submission.

We invite you to enter the 2014 Marquee Lights Screenwriting Competition!

Announcements

Feature - Finalists - 03/15/2015
Feature - Quarter-Finalists - 01/18/2015
Feature - Semi-Finalists - 02/15/2015
Feature - Winners - 04/19/2015

TV Pilot - Finalists - 03/15/2015
TV Pilot - Quarter-Finalists - 01/18/2015
TV Pilot - Semi-Finalists - 02/15/2015
TV Pilot - Winners - 04/19/2015

Short - Finalists - 03/15/2015
Short - Quarter-Finalists - 01/18/2015
Short - Semi-Finalists - 02/15/2015
Short - Winners - 04/19/2015

Categories/Genres

Feature [80-130 pages]
- All Genres

TV Pilot [25-65 pages]
- All Genres

Short [1-20 pages]
- All Genres

Languages: English
Tags: Cash, Feature, TV Pilot, Short, USA, Africa, Antarctica, Asia, Australia, Europe, North America, South America, Feedback for an add’l fee, We accept Student writers, Action, Adventure, Animation, Biography, Children, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Historical, Horror, Mystery/Suspense, Romance, Science Fiction, Sports, Thriller, Western