About the Contest
Big Break™ is an annual, global screenwriting contest designed to launch the careers of aspiring writers. Big Break™ rewards screenwriters with cash, prizes, and A-list executive meetings. Winners and finalists alike have had their screenplays optioned and produced and have secured high-profile representation as well as lucrative writing deals.
Since its inception in 1999, Big Break™ has awarded screenwriters with over $260,000 in cash and prizes and invaluable industry exposure. A panel of notable industry professionals conducts the final judging.
Contest Rules and Submission Guidelines
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Our objective is to discover talented screenwriters and help them find success in today’s filmmaking market.
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