8th Annual

Atlanta Film Festival Screenplay Competition


Feature Screenplay


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
August 15, 2014
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 30.00 *
Student Fee 25.00 *
ATLFF365 Member Fee 25.00 *
Regular Deadline
October 3, 2014
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00
Student Fee 35.00 30.00
ATLFF365 Member Fee 35.00 30.00
Late Deadline
November 7, 2014
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 50.00 45.00
Student Fee 45.00 40.00
ATLFF365 Member Fee 45.00 40.00
WAB Extended Deadline
November 21, 2014
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 65.00 50.00
Student Fee 60.00 45.00
ATLFF365 Member Fee 60.00 45.00

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

Category Details

Approximately February 13, 2015

Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

Text Files
  PDF (.pdf)

Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

Screenwriter Retreat
Three (3) winning screenwriters will be invited to participate in a weekend retreat where they will workshop their screenplay with industry professionals.
Value of Goods/Services: 2,500 U.S. Dollar
This prize is shared with other categories.

Twelve to Sixteen finalists will be named, from which the three winning screenplays will be chosen.
Sponsor:No Sponsor
This prize is shared with other categories.

Category Rules

Feature screenplays must be 75 to 130 pages long in standard screenplay format with 12-point courier font. Screenplays longer than 130 pages will not be accepted.

Entrants must submit a PDF file available for judging.

For your own protection, we recommend that you copyright or register your work.

Please note the award for winning the competition is a trip to Atlanta for a Screenwriting Retreat during the 2015 Atlanta Film Festival. Travel (from within the United States) and lodging will be provided for the weekend.

Only one writer per winning script will have their travel and lodging covered.