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Feature, TV Pilot, Short
Registration ended: 08/31/2016
Contest Begins: 03/01/2016   Ends: 08/31/2016
FEE: $59/$54 Registration Expired
2016's contest will be open for submissions from the 1st March 2016.


This year, alongside our Feature and Short Script Contests, we are introducing a new TV Pilot Contest and our Short Film Fund; financing at least one of the winning Short scripts with a minimum budget of £5000. We have over £15,000 worth of cash and prizes that we are giving away to our winners.


Some of our judges include:
Jeremy Irons - Oscar Winning Actor (The French Lieutenant's Wide, The Mission, Dead Ringers)

Tony Grisoni -  Writer (Fear & Loathing in Las Vegas, Red Riding Trilogy, Tideland)

Phyllida Lloyd - BAFTA Winning Director  (Mamma Mia!, The Iron Lady)

Stephen Woolley - Oscar Nom Producer (The Company of Wolves, Interview with the Vampire, The Crying Game)

Jeffrey Caine - Oscar Nom Writer (The Constant Gardener, GoldenEye, Rory O'Shea Was Here)

Liza Marshall - Head of Film & TV at Scott Free (Welcome to the Punch, Life in a Day, Boy A)

Paul Webster - Oscar Nom Producer (Eastern Promises, Salmon Fishing in the Yemen, Atonement)


Check out all of our Oscar & BAFTA winning Judges


Our roster of Production Companies


Shore Scripts Success Stories


Take a look at our website for our Rules, FAQ and everything else


Thanks a lot,
The Shore Scripts Team


Feature - 5 Winners Announced - 11/10/2016
Feature - Order of Winners Announced - 11/30/2016
Feature - Quarter Finalists Announced - 10/25/2016
Feature - Semi Finalists Announced - 11/05/2016

TV Pilot - 5 Winners Announced - 11/10/2016
TV Pilot - Order of Winners Announced - 11/30/2016
TV Pilot - Quarter Finalists Announced - 10/25/2016
TV Pilot - Semi Finalists Announced - 11/05/2016

Short - 5 Winners Announced - 11/10/2016
Short - Order of Winners Announced - 11/30/2016
Short - Quarter Finalists Announced - 10/25/2016
Short - Semi Finalists Announced - 11/05/2016


Feature [80-120 pages]
- All Genres

TV Pilot [15-70 pages]
- All Genres

Short [4-12 pages]
- All Genres

Languages: English
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