20th Annual

NYC PictureStart 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
December 28, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 25.00 *
Regular Deadline
February 28, 2016
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.00 *
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.