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Top Rated Fantasy Short Screenplays This Year

(Showing Top 20)

  • #1


    Matt Brothers • Fantasy • Short • 11 pages

    Stuck in a never ending cycle of death and resurrection, a lone Knight embarks on a dangerous rescue mission, unaware that his fate is being controlled by a higher power... an 11 year old girl.

  • #2

    The Confectionery Prince

    Jeffrey Howe • Fantasy • Short • 13 pages • View Writer Profile

    When the Queen's Steward tries to kill the newborn heir to the throne, the Royal Confectioner finds herself entangled in a plan to stop him -- but destiny comes in more than one flavor.

  • #3


    Ryan Still • Fantasy • Short • 10 pages

    An intimate fantasy tale of a mother, Katie (30s) and son, Jack (10), who are on the run from their abusive father. To cope with the fighting, Jack retreats to his imagination.

  • #4

    Chemistry of Fear

    George Zwier • Fantasy • Short • 17 pages • View Writer Profile

    Gareth shuns attention but seeks the affections of Dinah, the donut shop girl. Battling his demons, he strives to overcome his social anxieties lest they control his life.

  • #5

    Saint. Sinner.

    J. Franklin Evans • Fantasy • Short • 20 pages • View Writer Profile

    A true do-gooder sells his soul to the devil to save the life of the woman he loves. In the end, his love and sacrifice still may not be enough.

  • #6

    Shadow Players

    Mel Piper • Fantasy • Short • 15 pages • View Writer Profile

    A stranded adventurer must tell his tale-travelling lover the beginning of her new story before she disintegrates with the ending of their time together.

  • #7


    Tim Archibald • Fantasy • Short • 12 pages

    Somewhere in the dark ages, the heir to the kingdom leads a group of men in a journey west, bearing the body of their king, as they look for salvation in the face of spiralling personal conflicts and the burden of the past.

  • #8

    Dream Merchants

    Aimie Willemse • Fantasy • Short • 10 pages

    A naïve girl must embrace her nomadic legacy after her father’s injuries worsen, venturing to harvest fallen stars despite the monsters lurking in the shadows.

  • #9

    The Barn (Working Title)

    Sophie Black, Tommy Draper • Fantasy • Short • 12 pages

    A dark fantasy thriller which visualizes all the stages of a fear a young man has to overcome when he discovers he is about to become a father.

  • #10

    The Airplane

    Rajendra Thakurathi • Fantasy • Short • 17 pages

    A lonely kid accidentally grabs his father's US Air Force plane from the sky and the whole world goes crazy looking for the missing plane.

  • #11

    Freedom Pass

    Hamish Nichols • Fantasy • Short • 14 pages

    A portrait of an older man in a society where everyone is controlled by letter. On receiving his “freedom” or retirement letter, Norman decides to attempt recapture something vital from a more authentic past life.

  • #12

    Happy Birthday, Dear David

    Tyler Harvey • Fantasy • Short • 11 pages

    A 9-5 office worker, numbed by his daily routine, searches for freedom as he slowly becomes consumed by illusions of space.

  • #13


    David Healy • Fantasy • Short • 19 pages • View Writer Profile

    An innocent looking stuffed toy with a tragic past comes to the defense of a helpless girl to save her life.

  • #14


    Manuel Arellano, Gerardo Guzmán • Fantasy • Short • 13 pages

    The journey of two narrators takes an unexpected turn when one of them decides to give conciousness to the main character of their story.

  • #15

    I Was A Teenage Werepossum

    Mark Keigley • Fantasy • Short • 22 pages • View Writer Profile

    A teenage werepossum's BFF is killed by a murderous werecougar who must be stopped before he kills again.

  • #16

    Launching Out into the Deep

    Mark Vegar • Fantasy • Short • 10 pages

    After a painful break-up, a modern-day Don Quixote goes on a journey to rescue a young heiress from her violent abuser.

  • #17

    Falling Upwards into Nothingness

    Febian Perez • Fantasy • Short • 14 pages

    Stuck in-between the moments of life and death, Carl explores the shattered remnants of his memories, in effort to find himself.

  • #18

    Cemetery Shadows

    David Beshears • Fantasy • Short • 18 pages • View Writer Profile

    A tiny cemetery is home to four disparate spirits. Their eternal existence is disrupted when a new arrival appears at the gate and no one is quite sure what tomorrow will bring.

  • #19


    Shreyas Ayaluri • Fantasy • Short • 35 pages • View Writer Profile

    June, a tweenager's life in the 80's is rocked when her suburbia falls prey to a surreal serial killer.

  • #20

    The Lake

    James Stutz • Fantasy • Short • 15 pages • View Writer Profile

    A man goes to question the dead, and discovers that Life may hold the answers he was seeking all along.

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