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Feature, TV Pilot, Short, Web Series
Registration ended: 11/27/2015
Contest Begins: 01/01/2015   Ends: 11/27/2015
FEE: $35/$30 Registration Expired

Welcome to the Aura Screenwriter Awards! Our mission is to recognize new and emerging screenwriters and filmmakers. We offer competitive entry fees in addition to a $1,000 AURA Screenwriter Award and a $500 AURA Filmmaker Award.

 

SCREENWRITER CATEGORIES 

Feature Screenplays (85-150 pages)
Feature screenplays of all genres.

Original TV Pilots (25-65 pages)
Pilots for an original TV series.

Existing Series TV Specs (25-65 pages)
Spec episode for an existing TV series.
**Note: Submit TV Specs via TV Pilot category

Short Screenplays (under 25 pages)
Short screenplays of all genres. 

 

FILMMAKER CATEGORY

Short Films (under 25 minutes)
Short films of all genres.  


ANNOUNCEMENT DATES

Quarterfinalists: December 6, 2015
Semifinalists: December 13, 2015
Finalists: December 20, 2015
Winners: December 27, 2015

Announcements

Feature - Finalists - 12/20/2015
Feature - Quarterfinalists - 12/06/2015
Feature - Semifinalists - 12/13/2015
Feature - Winners - 12/27/2015

TV Pilot - Finalists - 12/20/2015
TV Pilot - Quarterfinalists - 12/06/2015
TV Pilot - Semifinalists - 12/13/2015
TV Pilot - Winners - 12/27/2015

Short - Finalists - 12/20/2015
Short - Quarterfinalists - 12/06/2015
Short - Semifinalists - 12/13/2015
Short - Winners - 12/27/2015

Web Series - Finalists - 12/20/2015
Web Series - Quarterfinalists - 12/06/2015
Web Series - Semifinalists - 12/13/2015
Web Series - Winners - 12/27/2015

Categories/Genres

Feature [85-150 pages]
- All Genres

TV Pilot [25-65 pages]
- All Genres

Short [1-25 pages]
- All Genres

Web Series [1-25 pages]
- All Genres

Languages: English
Tags: Cash, Feature, TV Pilot, Short, Web Series, 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, Adaptation