6th Annual

FANTASTIC PLANET: Sydney International Sci-Fi & Fantasy Film Festival

 
Category

Screenplay (Feature)

 

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
April 30, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 45.00 40.00
Student Fee 40.00 35.00
Regular Deadline
June 30, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 50.00 45.00
Student Fee 45.00 40.00
Late Deadline
August 14, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 55.00 50.00
Student Fee 50.00 45.00
WAB Extended Deadline
August 31, 2015
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 70.00 55.00
Student Fee 65.00 50.00

Discounted fees apply to projects with pre-purchased Discount Packs, on entry fees greater than 15.00.


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately November 18, 2015


Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

SUBMISSION COPY FORMATS
Text Files
  PDF (.pdf)
  Microsoft Word (.doc)
  Plain Text (.txt)


Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

1st Place
Sponsor:TBA

2nd Place

3rd Place

Category Rules

This category is for feature length science fiction or fantasy screenplays only (between 45 and 140 pages). Please enter short screenplays (less than 45 pages) in the "Screenplay (Short)" category.

There is no restriction to the year that the screenplay was written.

Screenplays must be submitted electronically through Withoutabox, the festival no longer accepts physical paper submissions.

All screenplays should be formatted in accord with industry standards.

Please include a paragraph synopsis.

No rewritten/corrected pages will be accepted once entry is received.

Screenplay must be in English.

Screenplay must not have been previously optioned, purchased, in production or produced.

Screenplays written as adaptations of other works must have secured rights before being submitted.

If a winning screenplay is the work of more than one writer, any prize will be split evenly amongst the writing team.

Screenplays will not be returned (they will be destroyed after the competition). So please do not send the only copy of your script.

The entrant retains copyright to their screenplay. The entrant agrees that he or she will never assert against Lovecraft 21C Productions or Fantastic Planet Film Festival any claim or action based on plagiarism, infringement, confidential or fiduciary relationship, implied contract, idea theft, unfair competition or any other theory arising in connection with their submission to Fantastic Planet Film Festival, and the entrant understands that Lovecraft 21C Productions accepts no liability of any kind for the unauthorized use of all or part of such submissions by any person. In this regard, the entrant hereby absolutely releases and forever discharges Lovecraft 21C Productions, Fantastic Planet Film Festival and its officers, employees, volunteers, judges, readers, affiliates, and associates, individually and collectively, of or from any and all claims, liabilities, damages, legal fees, expenses, debts, actions, and causes of action against Lovecraft 21C Productions or Fantastic Planet Film Festival of every kind whatsoever, now and in the future, in connection with the entrant's submission.