- This event has passed.
Cinequest Screenwriting Competition
2015-11-06$50 - $65
From the Cinequest webpage:
Cinequest Film Festival has dedicated a fierce energy, celebrating screenwriters and recognizing emerging talent that will shape film art in the years to come. If you’re considering submitting your script to the festival circuit, enter it into the very best, Cinequest. You’ll find an exuberant, nurturing, and encouraging environment, where new writers are treated generously, with respect equal to those with established track records. It’s a chance you shouldn’t pass up.
For full details, please visit: Rules and Information
Screenplay Categories and Prizes
Winning script wins a $5000 cash prize. Final jury includes industry leaders: The Weinstein Company, Echo Lake Entertainment, Luber Roklin Entertainment, and Zero Gravity.
Our short-film script category continues to attract a diverse international pool with a $1000 cash prize and screening opportunity at a future Cinequest Film Festival for the winning script.
Teleplays (60 Minutes)
Back by popular demand is our 60 minute teleplay category offering a chance to a $1,000 cash prize and opportunity to showcase what could be the next hit series on TV. Final jury includes executives and writers from PBS and FX Networks and more.
Teleplays (30 Minutes) NEW!
New to this year’s mix is a 30 minute teleplay category offering a $1000 cash prize to the winner.