The Screen & Story Film Festival, to be held between 15 and 25 September 2021 announces its first screenwriting contest to sit alongside their expanded programme. This is an opportunity to discover, promote and celebrate the work of international writers as well as to create and nurture outstanding storytelling. The festival is a free open global event giving writers a platform to showcase their stories to diverse audiences across the world.
The festival is calling for Feature Screenplays (60 pages+), Short Screenplays (up to 15 pages), and TV ScreenplayS (up to 65 page)
It’s free to enter. Anyone (any country, any writing level) can enter as long as the entry is in English and it has not been published/produced. Only one submission per screenwriter.
Screenplays entered through open submissions will be eligible for a selection of awards.
Deadline: 11 July 2021
Source: BBC Writersroom