Name of Contest:
Screamfest Horror Film Festival and Screenplay Competition
8840 Wilshire Blvd.
Beverly Hills, CA 90211
310 358 3273
310 358 3272
Purpose of Contest:
To further the careers of talented writers in the genre.
Number of years this contest has been running:
Regular Deadline: postmark date 7/15/10
FINAL Deadline: postmark date 8/15/10
$50 if postmarked by 7/15/10
$60 if postmarked after 7/15/10
Kinds of scripts accepted (i.e. Teleplays, features, MOWs):
Unproduced feature-length screenplays.
Description of Prizes:
$2,000 cash prize and gold skull trophy
Readers and Judges:
Readers and Judges are producers, directors and, managers.
Screenplays have been optioned and purchased at WGA rates. Writers have gained representation.
Please take a moment to describe why you feel your contest is best able to help writers break into the industry.
Screamfest is able to help writers break into the industry by getting their work read by producers, managers and, agents.