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28-May-2015 7:03am PDT  


Long Island Film Festival Blacktie Screenplay Competition

30 Annual:

  Blacktie Sreenplay Competition


Deadlines & Entry Fees

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

All fees will be charged in U.S. Dollar
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Entry Form
Fee Payment
Submission Copy
May 31, 2013
Earlybird Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00

September 15, 2013
Regular Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 50.00 45.00

November 15, 2013
Late Deadline
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 55.00 50.00


Text Files
  Paper (Printed Hard Copy)

Prizes & Awards
This category is a competition.

Blacktie Screenplay Competition
Gold statue with engraving, software
Sponsor:Write Bros.
Value of Goods/Services: 1,000 U.S. Dollar

Category Rules
1. Scripts may not exceed 150 pages. You can use the software of your choice.

2. Scripts should have been written between 2005-2013

3. The competition is open to all screenplays of feature length (min.90
pages) and short films (maximum length 60 pages)

4. TWO hard copies of your screenplay must be submitted for evaluation purposes. Screenplays must be fastened with #5 brass brads in the upper and lower holes only.

The “Blacktie” Awards presentation will be held at a Suffolk County Estate in October, 2014. Awards include cash, professional screenwriting software Movie Magic Screenwriter 6 and Dramatica Pro courtesy of Write Brothers Inc.( For more information on the software package, click on the links below), screenwriting tutorial books and DVD’s courtesy of Michael Hauge, industry subscriptions and a gold statue with engraving.