20th Annual

NYC PictureStart Film Festival




Deadlines & Entry Fees

All fees will be charged in U.S. Dollar
...but you can display them in these other currencies:

Online Services Offered
Entry Form
Fee Payment
Submission Copy
Earlybird Deadline
December 28, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 25.00 20.00
Regular Deadline
February 28, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.00 25.00
Late Deadline
March 28, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 35.00 30.00
WAB Extended Deadline
April 15, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 50.00 45.00

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

Category Details

Approximately May 1, 2016

Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

Text Files
  Paper (Printed Hard Copy)
  PDF (.pdf)
  Microsoft Word (.doc)

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Best Short Film Script
Best Short Film Script
Sponsor:No Sponsor

Category Rules

All scripts 25 pages or less may be considered. It is also permissible to submit a partial script of less than 25 pages.

Scripts of any genre are sought. You should consider this a professional submission; consequently we urge you to submit your script in a professional manner, including proper formatting, spell-checking, etc.

The top five scripts will be announced prior to the festival. The 5 scripts will be read live onstage throughout the festival. The winner and four runner-ups announced at the festival, and the winner being awarded the NYC PictureStart Film Festival Award.

MAKE ALL CHECKS PAYABLE TO PictureStart Productions.