Welcome to the 2018 Launch Pad Feature Competition.
Year six is here, and the competition that has led to more signings, success stories and careers than any other writing competition in the world is now underway. With more than 371 signings, 127 projects set up, 59 writers staffed, 134 appearances on annual best of lists such as the Black List, Blood List, Hit List, and the Young & Hungry List, as well as 6 bidding wars, the Launch...
Last year’s winners signed with a top literary management company and have projects in active development!
We’re looking for ACTION MOVIES and carefully crafted THRILLERS. Whether you have a tense thriller or a big, effects-driven action film, we want to read your screenplay. Professional feedback from studio-trained readers is available on all entries.
The 11th Annual Screenplay Competition is part of the 43rd Annual Atlanta Film Festival
Now approaching its 43rd year, the Atlanta Film Festival (ATLFF)—an Academy Award®-qualifying festival—is the Southeast’s preeminent celebration of cinema and the flagship production of the Atlanta Film Society. One of the largest and longest-running festivals in the country, ATLFF showcases both emerging and established artis...
Barnstorm is not just a screenplay competition, its goal is to help you develop your script for production.
Every script receives a letter of analysis from an industry professional WITHIN TWO WEEKS OF SUBMISSION, free filmmaking classes from Videomaker, and a free subscription to Videomaker magazine. Finalists receive a one-on-one consultation with a feature film producer as well as heaps of other rewards.
Our intention is to help open doors for the aspiring television writer.
There are four categories you can submit to, which include one-hour existing shows, ½ hour existing sitcom, original pilots, and reality shows. The participants we have chosen to read the winning scripts are individuals from established production companies. Whether you are already an aspiring television writer or a writer interested in exploring other avenues, Scrip...
The CineStory Foundation has always believed in helping writers find their voice. We’re entering a world in which the ways to tell stories are limitless. Those stories always begin with a blank page. Our goal with the TV/Digital Series Retreat is to assist writers, whether they long for the collaborative nature of Television or they dream of going out on their own to create their own web series.