HumUngous Win Screenwriting Contest seeks to offer the largest prizes in the screenwriting contest market for shows and movies that are family-friendly! Not just children material, but something everyone in the family could enjoy. There are very few other contests that offer such large prizes and publicity for only family-friendly screenwriter materials as Humungous Win Contest. We hope to bring more prizes and excitement in this field of entertainment than any other has ever before. Thank you for entering our contest and we hope to see you in the near future at our fun festival being held in sunny Florida where you can also enjoy the great beaches, fresh air, and Floridian charm.
The grand prize winner gets $700 cash, transportation to where the venue is being held (if they live in the USA), free venue entrance, reach out to movie producers and editors, and two nights stay in a Floridian hotel near the venue. grand prize winner will be selected from the 20 sectional award winners. Everyone who wins in one of the sections will have the opportunity to have Humungous Win reach out to producers and editors on their behalf, be invited to attend the winner's award festival on November 10th for free, receive laurels, and receive a $25 movie theater gift card.
This year's Venue: Sarasota Opera House: 61 N Pineapple Ave, Sarasota, FL 34236. January 5th. 1-5pm. Food Included.
Submissions must be received on or before the time of 11:59pm NYT the date of their deadline.
If a writing team is chosen as a winner, prizes will be given to the person who submits the project. Each team is responsible for dividing or sharing the prize money.
It is recommended that original material be registered with the WGA or The Library of Congress before submitting to any competition, however we do not require registration.
Contact info may be included on the cover page of the screenplay, however it is not required.
All ownership and rights to the scripts submitted to this contest remains with the original rights holders.
A writer who has earned more than $50,000 USD (or equivalent currency) from professional writing services for TV/film in the preceding year are not eligible to enter the contest.
All persons from anywhere in the world are eligible; however the material submitted must be in English (occasional dialogue in other languages is acceptable, if subtitle translation is provided).
All material submitted to other competitions or contests are eligible for this contest.
There are no requirements as to when the material was written.
Screenplay and intellectual property must be wholly owned and submitted by the writer(s).
Material should be submitted in standard screenplay format, font, spacing and margin.
We have no preferences regarding title page content. Title and name of writer would suffice.
Adaptations are ineligible unless the underlying rights are owned by the writer or the work is in the public domain.
All material must be submitted electronically as a PDF or it will not be eligible.
Persons are eligible to enter the contest who are 15 years or older.
If a writing team wins the grand prize, only one may receive the provided free flight though all in the team can share the hotel provided for the winner.
No cussing or sexual content allowed.