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
August 30, 2013
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 25.00 *
Student Fee 15.00 *
Regular Deadline
September 15, 2013
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.00 *
Student Fee 20.00 *
Late Deadline
September 30, 2013
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 35.00 30.00
Student Fee 25.00 *
WAB Extended Deadline
October 15, 2013
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 45.00 40.00
Student Fee 35.00 30.00

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

Category Details

Approximately October 31, 2013

Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

Text Files
  PDF (.pdf)
  Rich Text (.rtf)
  Plain Text (.txt)

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

1st Place
The winning screenplay will be professionally filmed and produced.
Sponsor:LJRGC Productions
Value of Goods/Services: 5,000 U.S. Dollar
This prize is shared with other categories.

Category Rules

1. All submissions must be original, un-produced works and must be submitted by a writer/co-writer. All writers and co-writers must be credited.2. Contest is open to all individuals over the age of 18, void where prohibited by Law. 3. Entries must be generally considered to be in the “horror” genre and submitted in English as digital copy only; Accepted file types: .pdf, .txt, and .rtf 4. Short scripts are limited to 25 pages. 5. Entries must be submitted by 11:59pm PST on the respective deadline to be considered ”on time”. Late entries or entries submitted without proper entry fee will not be considered valid. 6. Entrants retain all rights to submitted works.7. By entering the R.I.P Horror Film Festival’s script contest, you hereby declare that the submitted work is original and complies with the aforementioned rules and conditions. 8. Rules/Judging/Prizes subject to change without notice at the discretion of the R.I.P Horror Film Festival’s Board of Directors.