Nothing resonates with an audience like the stories of our lives. We’re celebrating true stories, biographies, & timeless tales in the public domain.
DISCOVERING THE BEST NEW SCREENWRITING TALENT FROM AROUND THE WORLD
Created to expose and empower up-and-coming screenwriters still waiting for their invitation to the mainstream industry.
Invite-only program designed to recruit the best diverse writing talent.
All submitters to the Big Apple Film Festival Screenplay Competition receive complimentary admission to festival panels and networking conferences
A 4-day virtual script development lab June 10-13 with post-lab support for features/pilots by women-identifying screenwriters 40+ in the UK & Ireland
The Launch Pad Prose Competition has led to twelve published books and projects set up with Showtime, Laura Dern, Ridley Scott, Fox and more.
THE BEST SCRIPTS will be read by 45 production companies & agencies (SCOTT FREE, AMBLIN PARTNERS, RELIANCE, SIGNATURE, KILLER FILMS, SHORELINE, etc.)
Professional, written feedback for every entrant. An industry jury. Cash prizes and exposure for the winners. This is THE feature contest!