41st Annual

Asian American International Film Festival


AAISC - Screenplay Competition


Deadlines & Entry Fees

All fees will be charged in U.S. Dollar

Online Services Offered
Entry Form
Fee Payment
Submission Copy
Earlybird Deadline
January 19, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 20.00 *
Student Fee 15.00 *
ACV Member 15.00 *
Regular Deadline
February 16, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 25.00 *
Student Fee 20.00 *
ACV Member 20.00 *
Late Deadline
March 16, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 35.00 30.00
Student Fee 30.00 *
ACV Member 30.00 *

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

Category Details

Approximately June 1, 2018

Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

Text Files
  PDF (.pdf)
  Microsoft Word (.doc)
  Microsoft Word (.docx)
  Plain Text (.txt)

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

1st Place
A staged reading by local artists during AAIFF.

Category Rules

0. All screenplays should be submitted electronically. The submitter's name and contact info must not appear inside the screenplay other than the cover page.
1. AAISC is open to all film scripts written by and/or about Asians or Asian Americans.
2. Submitted scripts must be original screenplays and the sole property of the applicant(s).
3. All entries must be in English, or have the English translation.
4. All lengths are welcome. (Recommended lengths: 70-120 pages for features; 15-40 pages for shorts.)
5. The is no limit to the number of works from one applicant.
6. Screenplays that have previously won at any kind of competition are not eligible.
7. All entries must be in PDF or MS Word format.