13th Annual

Action On Film International Film Festival

 
Category

Screenplay Shorts

 

Deadlines & Entry Fees

All fees will be charged in U.S. Dollar

Online Services Offered
Entry Form
Fee Payment
Submission Copy
Earlybird Deadline
November 30, 2017
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 35.00 30.00
Student Fee 30.00 *
Regular Deadline
January 31, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 40.00 35.00
Student Fee 35.00 30.00
Late Deadline
March 31, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 45.00 40.00
Student Fee 40.00 35.00
WAB Extended Deadline
May 31, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 55.00 50.00
Student Fee 50.00 45.00
Final Deadline
August 2, 2018
Regular Discounted
Standard Fee 70.00 65.00
Student Fee 65.00 60.00

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


Category Details

NOTIFICATION DATE
Approximately August 11, 2018


Submission & Exhibition Format Requirements

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


Prizes & Awards

This category is a competition.

1st Place
Winners of the Arthur Rosenfeld Division will receive the beautiful AOF Award Trophy, Specialty Writer's Software Packages, Promotion.
Sponsor:In Mag Magazine
Value of Goods/Services: 2,500 U.S. Dollar

Arthur Rosenfeld Award For Excellence In Writing
Winners of the Arthur Rosenfeld Division will receive the beautiful AOF Award Trophy, Specialty Writer's Software Packages, Promotion, Cover Story in the beautiful In-Mag Magazine
Sponsor:In Mag Magazine
Value of Goods/Services: 2,500 U.S. Dollar

WAB- Excellence In Writing Awards
Winners of the WAB Excellence In Writing Division will receive the beautiful AOF Award Trophy, Specialty Writer's Software Packages, Promotion, and article in the beautiful In-Mag Magazine Sponsor: In Mag Magazine
Sponsor:Various AOF Sponsors
Value of Goods/Services: 1,000 U.S. Dollar

AOF Writers Runner Up - All Divisions
Runners Up in the Writers Divisions have received the beautiful AOF Award Certificate, Specialty Writer's Software Packages, Promotion, Stories in Hollywood Scriptwriter and In-Mag Magazine as well as specialty subscriptions and other prizes from AOF Sponsors
Sponsor:Various Sponsors
Value of Goods/Services: 100 U.S. Dollar

Category Rules

We are currently accepting written word submissions for features, shorts, short shorts, scenes, poetry, and prose.
All genres are welcome.
One copy of an original feature film screenplay uploaded as a PDF file will be accepted. (Do NOT include more than 1 version). We do not accept hardcopy scripts.

The screenplay should be in standard industry format (12 point Courier).
Only one copy, draft or version of any screenplay may be submitted by an entrant or entrants per submission.
Under no circumstances will substitutions of either corrected pages or new drafts of an entry screenplay be allowed under the original submission.
Corrected or edited screenplays must be resubmitted as a NEW entry and will require a separate submission fee.

Multi-part scripts should be submitted as separate, stand-alone screenplays.

Submissions must have been written originally in English; translations will not be accepted.

Entry fees will not be returned or adjusted.

Screenplay Division is for un-produced or produced screenplays. There are 3 divisions: Scenes- 1 page- 5 pages, Shorts 6 pages -59 pages, Feature Screenplays 60 pages -120 pages. Feature Plus Screenplays, 121 pages-200 pages, require submission as a 2 Part Feature with a Submission Fee per each part. Any Genre is accepted. Rewrites, updates, corrections will require new submission.

Submissions must be the original work of the entrant(s) and may not be based, in whole or in part, on any other fiction or nonfiction material, published or unpublished, produced or unproduced.
Entries may, however, be adapted from the entrant’s (or entrants’) original work, which should be noted in the log line required on the application form.
Entries lacking a log line on the application form will be disqualified.

All entries will be judged on content, creativity, imagery, story, marketability, format and structure. Please submit either as PDF or Word Doc. Rewrites or revisions to original submitted script must be entered as a New Script and a New Submission/fee is required. Each entry must be submitted separately on Withoutabox. Scripts selected for the Action on Film Festival will be announced by August 11, 2018.

All presentation materials for the Action on Film Festival must arrive in Los Angeles no later than August 12, 2017. Please notify us by email of any address changes.
All entries should be mailed to:
Action on Film Fest C/O EFC
3540 W Sahara Ave #283
Las Vegas, NV 89102
Please Make all checks and money orders payable to: EFC