Enter Now
Enter on or before March 6th to save $1
May 6th
May
Jun 6th
June
Jul 6th
July
Aug 6th
August
Sep 6th
September
Oct 6th
October
Nov 6th
November
Dec 6th
December
Jan 6th
January
Feb 6th
February
Mar 6th
March
Apr 6th
Final
New Media Film Festival
New Media Film Festival
15
Active Since 2009
An innovative and award-winning festival created in 2009, Honoring Stories Worth Telling. "Festivals Worth The Entry Fee".-MovieMakerMagazine All Nominees receive perks including All Access Badge, VIP Soiree, Red Carpet your script title is screened in the theater, Q&A and more.
Accepting Features, TV Pilots, Shorts, Web Series, Treatments, Feature Documentaries, Short Documentaries, Short Stories, Book/Manuscripts, Stage Plays, Series Bibles, Pitches, Graphic Novels, In Production Films, Articles, and Podcasts
Enter Now
Enter on or before March 6th to save $1

About

New Media Film Festival® the film festival you’ll want to enter. Pushing the envelope is a big deal in the film industry but telling the same old stories will not get your name out there. You have to innovate and tell a new story. If this sounds like you, then the New Media Film Festival® is the perfect place to showcase your script. HBO has requested meetings with writers who have submitted to our festival.

“With industry-leading judges and a long history of featuring groundbreaking new content, the New Media Film Festival’s call for scripts is one that every screenwriter should be answering." - Film Daily

More About the Festival. Honoring stories worth telling June 5-6, 2024 Hybrid / Los Angeles CA. The rationale behind the festival is clear. New Media Film Festival® continues to show its lasting power and potential to evolve - there is scope for truly groundbreaking and compelling work in the world of storytelling. The festival is designed to both discover and cultivate highly creative work from emerging and seasoned content creators. Your innovation will not go unnoticed. In fact, it will be seen by judges from Marvel, PBS, HBO, BBC, Rolling Stone, the Television Academy and more.

Call for Scripts! All types and lengths considered in Script Category.

AnimationBook - Children’sComedyDramaDocumentaryEpisodic - Long Form - New MediaNovelPilotPlayScreenplay - Scripted RealitySeriesTelevisionVideogame - Web Series and more.

Festival Awards/Perks:

· In competition for

Grand Prize - $45,000 in Awards

Meetings with HBO, Marvel

Studio time in Los Angeles CA

Post Production re IDC Studio

Casting & Production Services – Select Services Films Inc.

· Best Script & Top 3 Scripts get $1500.00 + in Writing Industry Perks

Filmustage.com one year subscription ($588.00)

IPitch.tv one year membership ($189.00 value)

InkTip.com listing ($390.00 value)

Scriptwritersnetwork.org free membership ($219.00 value)

Scriptreaderpro.com coverage ($169.00 value)

Even if you win Top 3 Scripts and/or Best Script, you are still considered for Grand Prize Award $45,000.00

· Script nominees are listed on screen during programming

· And you are part of the Q & A in that session.

· Walk the Red Carpet for Press Interviews

· Be part of the VIP Soiree, honoring the nominees.

· Highlighted in Press

International Press Releases

Mentions in our social media (20M reach over all platforms combined)

To 80,000 monthly newsletter subscribers include a global audience of industry people with the power to get a script into serious consideration for production.

 

Pitching

Our successful Producer Panel & Pitching is now available online. You must own the rights to what you pitch. Our pitches have led to meetings with Execs from BBC, Warner, Sneak Preview, Qualcomm, Samuel Goldwyn Films, Lighthouse, and more. We strategize & pitch up to 2 Execs. If interested we connect you and are no longer involved. If no we send you why. To hear pitching tips from Execs click here ( https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r3r19bfbegc ).

 

One Page Feedback - Scripts

Writers asked for it, now we have added it. If you submit in our Script category and would like one page notes/feeback, please choose this option as well. This gives you an inside look into what your script is really conveying to an Industry.

 

Previous Script Winners.

2022 - Best Script - Forgotten Christmas by Ash Gilpin

2021 – Best Script – Peach Blossom by Cheng Yang

2020 – Best Script – The Real Thing by Matthew Papadopoulos

2019 – Best Script – Poughkeepsie by Joe Kelly

2018 – Best Script – Rust by Justin Moran

2017 – Best Script – Render by Kirill Kiselev

Put your innovative work forward and join the unique community of content creators at New Media Film Festival® - submit today! https://www.newmediafilmfestival.com/submit/


Plenty of time to join the fun.


What others are saying.


“Worth The Entry Fee”
- Movie Maker Magazine

 


“Makes The Cutting Edge Accessible”
– Huffington Post

 


“I thank NewMediaFF for what they’ve done for young filmmakers”
-Roger Corman

 


” The role of this fest is bringing the Best in New Media to the World”
-Festival World

 


“Stories that exemplify the power of the cinematic arts to inspire and transform” - Hero Complex

 

Prices & Deadlines

Mar 6th
March
Apr 6th
Final
SCRIPT- All stories in text format. Short or long form, animation, treatments, bibles, live shows, plays, comedy, sitcom, drama, books, web series, reality, live, TV any story in text format, this is for you. There is not a limit on page numbers. Top 3
$74.00
$75.00
PITCH. Our successful Producer Panel & Pitching is now available online. You must own the rights to what you pitch. Our pitches have led to meetings with Execs from BBC, Warner, Sneak Preview, Qualcomm, Samuel Goldwyn Films, Lighthouse, and more. We st
$74.00
$75.00
SCRIPT ENTRY AND FEEDBACK. One page feedback with your entry.
$134.00
$135.00

Benefits

Festival Awards/Perks:

· In competition for

Grand Prize - $45,000 in Awards

Meetings with HBO, Marvel

Studio time in Los Angeles CA

Post Production re IDC Studio

Casting & Production Services – Select Services Films Inc.

· Best Script & Top 3 Scripts get $1000.00 + in Writing Industry Perks

Filmustage.com one year subscription

Scriptwritersnetwork.org free membership

Scriptreaderpro.com coverage

Best Script - custom wood award

Top 3- Custom certificate

Even if you win Top 3 Scripts and/or Best Script, you are still considered for Grand Prize Award $45,000.00

· Script nominees are listed on screen during programming

· And you are part of the Q & A in that session.

· Walk the Red Carpet for Press Interviews

· Be part of the VIP Soiree, honoring the nominees.

· Highlighted in Press

International Press Releases

Mentions in our social media (20M reach over all platforms combined)

To 80,000 monthly newsletter subscribers include a global audience of industry people with the power to get a script into serious consideration for production.