This online film festival is special and unique because screenplays in Spanish and English are accepted.
Screenplays of any genre are accepted + Trailers and Posters.
By participating, you can already receive a special certificate.
Now you can submit for an analysis of your screenplay!

All winners receive a digital certificate, ready to print:
Best Horror Screenplay
Best Sci-Fi Screenplay
Best Thriller Screenplay
Best Fantasy Screenplay
Best Comedy Screenplay
Best Mystery Screenplay
Best Crime Screenplay
Best Action Screenplay
Best Adventure Screenplay
Best Animated Screenplay
Best Drama Screenplay
Best Web Series Screenplay
Best Pilot Screenplay
Best High School Screenplay
Best Poster
Best Trailer

All feature screenplays must be between 90 and 140 pages.
All web series and pilot scripts should have a maximum of 60 pages.
Screenplays must be in English or Spanish.

By submitting the screenplay / poster / trailer, the submitter agrees that:
1. "Gil International Screenwriting Awards" can use trailer/teaser/film poster/stills excerpt for promotional purpose.
2. Entry fees are non-refundable unless they are covered by the submission protection option, according to the FilmFreeway terms.
3. The submitter owns all the rights to the film.

"Gil International Screenwriting Awards" does not accept the following:
1. Extremist or propaganda content from religious or political organizations.
2. Pornography.

For student fee, it is mandatory the student status evidence (e.g. copy student card included in the project).

The projects that do not follow the rules & terms above can be automatically disqualified at the sole discretion of "Gil International Screenwriting Awards".

Overall Rating
  • Very positive experience, thank you very much!

    August 2021
    Response from festival:

    Thank you!

  • Mark Kelly

    Thank you for another positive mark on my resume.

    August 2021
    Response from festival:

    Thank you!

  • Janna Jones

    Thank you to the Gil International Screenwriting Awards for the moderate entry fee, courteous and timely communication, and the optimistic vibe. I was grateful that my screenplay About Gabriel was accepted and won Best Fantasy Screenplay.

    August 2021
    Response from festival:

    Thank you!

  • stephen kessen

    It was a pleasure to have my script The Eyes of Claire to be accepted and win Best Horror Screenplay.

    July 2021
    Response from festival:

    Thank you very much!