FREE & FAST FEEDBACK ON ALL ENTRIES!
3 major categories:
1. Technical First Impression (15% of score)
2. Opening Pages (25% of score)
3. Full Story Notes (60% of score)

PURPOSE
RECOGNITION – to award and validate outstanding works.
FEEDBACK – to provide constructive, unbiased critiques from the perspective of Hollywood readers.
ASSISTANCE – to help improve the quality of writers' craft and their individual works.
EXPOSURE – to place scripts in the hands of decision makers in the film industry.

Reel Writers Contest celebrates the tenacity, talent and time it takes for any writer to dream up a story, put it on paper and take it to the end. There are no losers here, though only a few can be "named" as winners.

RESUBMISSION DISCOUNTS
A discounted rate applies to all resubmissions. Instructions are included when feedback is delivered.

Feedback is included with every submission, with unlimited opportunity to revise & resubmit. Most feedback is returned within 2–3 weeks of submission. In order to resubmit, early submissions are encouraged.

CASH (based on entry fees)
online exposure/promotion to Hollywood decision makers
dedicated webpage announcing winners w/photo and bio (optional)
digital winner's certificate
free editing services
free entry into next cycle competition
other prizes per new sponsors

submission CHECKLIST:
√ PDF file named for title only (ScriptTitle.pdf)
√ Title page included (with contact info)
√ Standard SPEC formatting
√ US Letter page size (8.5" X 11")
√ Proofread for spelling, grammar, typos
√ Self-contained, stand-alone story (no TV)

see website for other details: http://ReelWriters.com

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  • Steven Canfield Crowley

    Good feedback..

    May 2016