7th Annual

S.U.R.G.E. - Annual International Social Uprising Resistance and Grassroots Encouragement Film Festival


SCRIPTS - All Categories


Deadlines & Entry Fees

All fees will be charged in U.S. Dollar

Online Services Offered
Entry Form
Fee Payment
Submission Copy
Earlybird Deadline
January 14, 2012
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 50.00 45.00
Standard Deadline
March 15, 2012
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 60.00 50.00
Late Deadline
May 15, 2012
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 70.00 60.00
Extended Grace Period Deadline
July 15, 2012
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 80.00 70.00
Last Grace Period Deadline
September 15, 2012
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 90.00 80.00
WAB Extended Deadline
January 31, 2013
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 99.00 84.00

Discounted fees apply to projects with pre-purchased Discount Packs, on entry fees greater than 30.00.

Category Details

February 11, 2013

Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

Text Files
  PDF (.pdf)
  Microsoft Word (.doc)
  Rich Text (.rtf)
  Plain Text (.txt)

Prizes & Awards

This category is not a competition.
No prizes/awards entered for this category.

Category Rules

The Terms and Conditions are that "I agree that i have read and agree with all the rules of SURGE."

Promotional Usage: Participants agree that all materials related to their script, stage play or teleplay may be published in the Festival Program, Web Page and all other promotional materials or property and in all media if accepted to the Festival. Posters and images submitted as promotional material for the script may be used independently as well as in combination with images from other scripts to promote the script and SURGE.

Clearances: If selected, all commercial/private property including trademark and/or copyrighted materials shown and recorded in the project must come with authorized permission for screening.

The screenwriter remains entirely liable for any claims that may occur in result of the script being selected by SURGE.

Not all officially selected screenwriters will be chosen for an interview, public reading exhibition or extensive promotion during the festival due to the number of entries received.

Print Liability: SURGE holds no responsibility for scripts damaged upon arrival and may reject or replace the scripts in the Festival if this requirement is not met.