6th Annual

Shore Scripts

 
Category

Short Screenplays

 

Deadlines & Entry Fees

All fees will be charged in U.S. Dollar

Online Services Offered
Entry Form
Fee Payment
Submission Copy
Earlybird Deadline
May 31, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 37.00 32.00
Standard + 2 Page Feedback 107.00 102.00
Regular Deadline
July 31, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 43.00 38.00
Standard + 2 Page Feedback 113.00 108.00
Late Deadline
August 31, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 49.00 44.00
Standard + 2 Page Feedback 119.00 114.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
October 1, 2018


Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
Text Files
  PDF (.pdf)


Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

1st Place
Grand Prize Winner • $1000 Cash • Your script read by our Judges & Industry Roster • A Pair of Festival Passes for 2019’s Encounters Short Film Festival • 1 year Free Subscription to WriterDuet Pro • 1 year Free Subscription to IMDB Pro • Free enrollment into Good In A Room’s ‘How To Network in Hollywood’ course • Free InkTip script listing and InkTip Magazine listing • Free 6-month membership to The International Screenwriters’ Association.
Cash Award Value: 1,000 U.S. Dollar
Value of Goods/Services: 500 U.S. Dollar

2nd Place
2nd Prize • $500 Cash • Your script read by our Judges & Industry Roster • Free InkTip script listing and InkTip Magazine listing • Free 6-month membership to The International Screenwriters’ Association.
Cash Award Value: 500 U.S. Dollar
Value of Goods/Services: 250 U.S. Dollar

3rd Place
3rd Prize • $250 Cash • Your script read by our Judges & Industry Roster • Free InkTip script listing and InkTip Magazine listing • Free 6-month membership to The International Screenwriters’ Association.
Cash Award Value: 250 U.S. Dollar
Value of Goods/Services: 125 U.S. Dollar

Category Rules

3-20 pages maximum script length.

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

Writers from all countries are welcome to enter the Shore Scripts Screenwriting Competition 2013. 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

We accept all genres.

The winners agree to allow Shore Scripts to use their name and script title on the website. This will be used to inform other contestants and the media 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.