1st Annual

Telefest - Viral, Independent Television Festival


Teleplay - Pilot - Half Hour Format


Deadlines & Entry Fees

All fees will be charged in U.S. Dollar

Online Services Offered
Entry Form
Fee Payment
Submission Copy
Earlybird Deadline
June 30, 2012
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00
Regular Deadline
September 15, 2012
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 60.00 55.00
Late Deadline
October 15, 2012
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 80.00 75.00
WAB Extended Deadline
October 31, 2012
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 100.00 85.00

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

Category Details

Approximately March 15, 2013

Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

Text Files
  Paper (Printed Hard Copy)
  PDF (.pdf)
  Microsoft Word (.doc)

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Industry Choice Award
This prize is shared with other categories.

Category Rules

Script Submissions begin with a detailed treatment of your teleplay for half hour, pilot format. If selected as a finalist, applicant has 30 days from acceptance notification (on or about November 30, 2012) to send the full pilot script. A half hour pilot script is generally 30 - 40 pages.

Writer understands that it is his/her sole responsibility to register Material with the U.S. Copyright Office and/or with the Writer’s Guild of America or equivalent in his/her country. Writer has retained at least one copy of the submitted material, and understands that all material we receive cannot and will not be returned under any circumstances.