*Drama, Horror & Sci-Fi Screenplay categories now open!!*
Film Daily is a daily newspaper with only one aim: we want to keep you entertained about entertainment. We focus on “outside the box” storytelling in film & TV foregrounding stories which we feel need to be told, including
We launched our screenwriting competition to help provide a platform for these voices: the voices of this generation. Each quarter we launch a new opportunity for talented screenwriters and their genre work. Our judges are geeks, obsessives, and industry survivors assembled to help you break into this crazy business.
We are delighted to announce our second screenwriting competition:
Film Daily Screenwriting Contest
11 chances to win:
Comedy Feature Film Script: $300 award
Drama Feature Film Script: $300 award
Horror Feature Film Script: $300 award
Sci-Fi Feature Film Script: $300 award
Comedy Short Film Script: $300 award
Drama Short Film Script: $300 award
Horror Short Film Script: $300 award
Sci-fi Short Film Script: $300 award
Comedy TV Pilot Script: $300 award
Drama TV Pilot Script: $300 award
Horror TV Pilot Script: $300 award
The winners also receive:
Professional screenwriting software from our sponsors,
1 hour face time with industry professionals to help kickstart their career
An invitation to a special awards event within their region
We are open to all writers; whether you’re a seasoned pro or a first-timer with a great idea.
Feature film scripts: Max 120 mins.
Short film scripts: Max 30 mins.
TV pilot scripts: Max 55 mins.
We are dedicated to providing a platform for all. Our submission fees are low and go directly into competition prize monies and employing readers. As such we do not provide any submission waivers.