4th Annual

Shore Scripts

 
Category

Feature Screenplays

 

Deadlines & Entry Fees

All fees will be charged in United Kingdom Pound
...but you can display them in these other currencies:

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Entry Form
Fee Payment
Submission Copy
Earlybird Deadline
May 31, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 25.00 20.00
Regular Deadline
July 31, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.00 25.00
Late Deadline
August 31, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 35.00 30.00
WAB Extended Deadline
September 7, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 45.00 40.00

Discounted fees apply to projects with pre-purchased Discount Packs, on entry fees greater than 15.00.


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
October 25, 2015


Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
Text Files
  PDF (.pdf)
  Microsoft Word (.doc)
  Final Draft (.fdr)
  Final Draft (.fdx)
  Rich Text (.rtf)
  Movie Magic Screenwriter (.scw)


Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

1st Place
* £2000 Cash ($3870 approx) * Subscription to Celtx Premium Studio & Suite of Mobile & Desktop Apps * Comprehensive Script Report/Coverage * Itsonthegrid.com Professional Membership (worth £160) * Free IMDB Pro Account (worth £120) * VIP Package (10 free pitches) * VirtualPitchFest.com (worth £60) * The Coffee Break Screenwriter Book - by Pilar Alessandra * Filmcraft: Screenwriting Book by Tim Grierson Ilex Press
Cash Award Value: 2,000 United Kingdom Pound
Value of Goods/Services: 650 United Kingdom Pound

2nd Place
* £500 Cash ($775 approx), * Subscription to Celtx Premium Studio & Suite of Mobile & Desktop Apps * Comprehensive Script Report/Coverage, * Free IMDB Pro Account (worth £120) * Itsonthegrid.com Professional Membership (worth £160), * (5 free pitches) VirtualPitchFest.com, * The Coffee Break Screenwriter Book - by Pilar Alessandra * Filmcraft: Screenwriting Book by Tim Grierson Ilex Press
Cash Award Value: 500 United Kingdom Pound
Value of Goods/Services: 600 United Kingdom Pound

3rd Place
* £250 ($380 approx), * Subscription to Celtx Premium Studio & Suite of Mobile & Desktop Apps * Free IMDB Pro Account (worth £120) * Itsonthegrid.com Professional Membership (worth £160), * (2 free pitches) VirtualPitchFest.com * The Coffee Break Screenwriter Book - by Pilar Alessandra * Filmcraft: Screenwriting Book by Tim Grierson Ilex Press
Cash Award Value: 250 United Kingdom Pound
Value of Goods/Services: 480 United Kingdom Pound

4th Place
* Subscription to Celtx Premium Studio & Suite of Mobile & Desktop Apps * Free IMDB Pro Account (worth £120) * Itsonthegrid.com Professional Membership (worth £160), * The Coffee Break Screenwriter Book - by Pilar Alessandra * Filmcraft: Screenwriting Book by Tim Grierson Ilex Press * (2 free pitches) VirtualPitchFest.com
Value of Goods/Services: 400 United Kingdom Pound

5th Prize
* Subscription to Celtx Premium Studio & Suite of Mobile & Desktop Apps * Free IMDB Pro Account (worth £120) * Itsonthegrid.com Professional Membership (worth £160), * The Coffee Break Screenwriter Book - by Pilar Alessandra * Filmcraft: Screenwriting Book by Tim Grierson Ilex Press * (2 free pitches) VirtualPitchFest.com
Value of Goods/Services: 400 United Kingdom Pound

Category Rules

To help the environment, Shore Scripts only accepts electronic entries.

Writers from all countries are welcome to enter the Shore Scripts Screenwriting Competition 2014. However all scripts must be in English.

The script must be the writers original work and they own all copyright. At no point will Shore Scripts ever have any rights over your work.

All ages are welcome.

Each writer, or writing team, may not have earned more than £20,000 in writing fees as of the time of this competition. Previous screenwriting cash awards do not count towards this total.

We will not accept any new drafts of a script once it has already been entered.

Any script sent after the final deadline will be disqualified.

If a script is optioned or purchased during the competition, then that script will no longer be eligible for the awards. The entry fee will not be refunded.

Scripts should be formatted at size 12 Courier.

The script file formats we accept for upload are: .PDF (preferred) Final Draft, MovieMagic, .RTF, .DOC, .TXT

Please ensure your script is as close to the standard 80-120 pages as possible. If you have any questions about the length of your script please email us. contact@shorescripts.com

We accept all genres.

The winners agree to allow Shore Scripts to use their name and script title on the website, to inform other contestants of the results.

The decision of the judging panel is final. All judges and sponsors are immune from any competition disputes.

If they see fit, Shore Scripts can extend the final deadline of the competition.

Entrants understand that the concept and characters in your script may contain similar elements to projects being developed by any individual or company working with Shore Scripts; and that you will not attempt to claim against Shore Scripts, or their associates and judges, at any time.