18th Annual

Anchorage International Film Festival




Deadlines & Entry Fees

All fees will be charged in U.S. Dollar

Online Services Offered
Entry Form
Fee Payment
Submission Copy
Earlybird Deadline
June 9, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 25.00 *
Regular Deadline
August 4, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 35.00 30.00
Late Deadline
August 25, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 45.00 40.00
WAB Extended Deadline
September 15, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 55.00 50.00

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

Category Details

October 12, 2018

Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

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

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

1st Place

Category Rules

1. Screenplay must be written in English. If your screenplay is written in any other language but English, please provide the accurate subtitles below the dialogues and descriptions.
2. We do not accept hard copy submission of a screenplay. A screenplay must be submitted digitally. We accept files in PDF and Final Draft formats. Please do not send your screenplay as a Doc or Text.
3. Screenwriters can submit more than one screenplay, but all submitted works must be original.
4. In the event of multiple writers, all additional co-writers names must be mentioned.
5. Cover page must include the title, author name, (WGA registration number and/or Copyright information, as applicable). The cover page does not count in overall script page count.
6. AIFF does not accept script adaptations of books or other published work, Musicals for the Stage, or TV Pilots.

To enter the Anchorage International Film Festival Screenplay Competition, you must agree to its Terms and Conditions.
Screenplays produced and distributed by non-independent means are not eligible to enter the competition.

Scripts submitted to the competition must not have been purchased from other writers(s).

Scripts written by more than one writer must include all names of co-writers.

Screenplay must not have been under production at the time of entry.

The AIFF Screenplay competition readers’ and Jury decisions are final.

The Anchorage International Film Festival Screenplay Competition winner receives only one award (oosik), yet additional certificates can be requested for co-writers.

Submission Fee (s) must be paid in full. This screenplay competition is run by a Non-Profit, and in order to assure the success of a quality screenplay competition as part of the Anchorage International Film Festival’s annual program, we are unable to offer a Fee Waiver. Any request for a Fee Waiver may not receive a response.