IMDb Qualifying event
From the creators of the “Depth Of Field International Film Festival” “Docs Without Borders Film Festival” “WRPN. tv Women’s International Film Festival” and the “WRPN.tv Entertainment Network”, we bring you the “WRPN.tv Screenplay Competition (WRPNSC)”.

A competition created for up-and-coming screenwriters.

We accept produced and unproduced scripts.

Get your winning scripts submitted to Polaris Pictures, a film finance company.
Polaris does not accept unsolicited submissions.

We reject screenplays submitted in the wrong format, however, you have a chance to re-submit up to 30 days before the last deadline or the following season, for free.

WRPNSC accepts unproduced and produced feature length screenplays between 70 and 130 pages, unproduced and produced short screenplays under 40 pages, unproduced and produced Teleplays of 45 to 70 pages and unproduced and produced Webisode pilots of 10 to 20 pages.

Our founders are active Committee Members for the Universal Film and Festival Organization (UFFO.ORG), an U.K. based non-profit, founded to implement best business practices for festivals


AWARDS & PRIZES

FEATURE LENGTH SCRIPTS

PLATINUM
Opportunity to submit your screenplay to Polaris Pictures for review that could lead to financing and production consideration
One-year digital subscription to Movie Maker Magazine (4 issues)
8.5X11 Award Certificate (Mailed to the USA , others pay shipping charges)
Placement on the WRPN.tv Wall of Fame, where other budget financing and production companies are invited to visit

Award Listing and Laurel

GOLD
Placement on the WRPN.tv Wall of Fame, where other budget financing and production companies are invited to visit

Award Listing and Laurel

SILVER
Award Listing and Laurel

BRONZE
Award Listing and Laurel

HONORABLE MENTION

Award Listing and Laurel

SHORT FILM SCRIPTS

PLATINUM

Opportunity to submit your screenplay to Polaris Pictures for review that could lead to financing and production consideration
One-year digital subscription to Movie Maker Magazine (4 issues)
8.5X11 Award Certificate (Mailed to USA, others pay shipping charges)
Placement on the WRPN.tv Wall of Fame, where other budget financing and production companies are invited to visit

Award Listing and Laurel

GOLD

Placement on the WRPN.tv Wall of Fame, where other budget financing and production companies are invited to visit

Award Listing and Laurel

SILVER

Award listing and Laurel

BRONZE

Award Listing and Laurel

HONORABLE MENTION

Award Listing and Laurel

TELEPLAYS

PLATINUM

* Opportunity to submit your screenplay to Polaris Pictures for review that could lead to financing and production consideration

* One-year digital subscription to Movie Maker Magazine (4 issues)

* 8.5X11 Award Certificate (Mailed to the USA, others pay shipping charges)

*Placement on the WRPN.tv Wall of Fame, where other budget financing and production companies are invited to visit

* Award Listing and Laurel

GOLD

* Placement on the WRPN.tv Wall of Fame, where other budget financing and production companies are invited to visit

* Award listing and Laurel

SILVER

* Award Listing and Laurel

BRONZE

* Award Listing and Laurel

HONORABLE MENTION

* Award Listing and Laurel

WEBISODES

PLATINUM

* Opportunity to submit your screenplay to WRPN.tv for review that could lead to placing consideration (If already produced)

* One-year digital subscription to Movie Maker Magazine

* 8.5X11 Award Certificate (Mailed to the USA and Canada, others pay shipping charges)

*Placement on the WRPN.tv Wall of Fame, where other budget financing and production companies are invited to visit

* Award Listing and Laurel

GOLD

* Placement on the WRPN.tv Wall of Fame, where other budget financing and production companies are invited to visit

* Award Listing and Laurel

SILVER

* Award Listing and Laurel

BRONZE

* Award Listing and Laurel

HONORABLE MENTION

* Award Listing and Laurel

Screenplays accepted from anywhere in the world but in English only

- Screenplays must be in PDF format and submitted electronically through FilmFreeway only

- A title page with contact information and a treatment must be included with every submitted script.

- WRPNSC accepts:

-Unproduced and produced feature length screenplays between 70 and 130 pages.
-Unproduced and produced short screenplays 40 pages and under.
-Unproduced and produced Teleplays and Webisodes of 45 to 70 pages.
-Unproduced and produced Webisodes of 10 to 20 pages.

- No limit to the number of different scripts you submit. Duplicate entries will be automatically disqualified.

- No substitutions will be accepted once submitted.

- The decisions of the judges are final and shall not be disputed.

- Top winners understand that there is no guarantee of representation and/or production deals by any of our associates Consideration of the script is given for the sole purpose of choosing a winner.

- All scripts must be registered with the WGAw and/or the US Copyright Office before the time of submission.

- Winners who may be awarded a service and/or subscription may not substitute it for cash value.

-An Awards' event will be conducted during the WRPN.tv Multi-Festival Event at Rehoboth Beach, DE.
If the number of award recipients attending is too minimal, we reserve the right to send awards and prizes by email instead.

-Screenplays submitted in wrong formatting will be rejected, however, you will be given a chance to re-submit up to 30 days before the last deadline or the following season, for free.

Overall Rating
Quality
Value
Communication
Hospitality
Networking
  • This was a great festival and great to compete with everyone around the world.

    October 2021
  • Excellent taste! Great communication. Wonderful investment.

    October 2021
  • Extremely honored to have Merry Go Round selected for this competition! It won the Bronze Award for Fall 2021 and it was very encouraging. The submission process was clear and there was a lot of information provided on the festival itself. Thank you!

    October 2021
  • Alan Lambert

    Pleased with a Gold award for Journey to Fisterra - a character based story of two half-siblings crossing the Camino in Spain. Themes and undercurrents of their relationship will be difficult for some audiences and readers, so I appreciate WRPN reaching out on this one. Thank you.

    October 2021
  • Angelina Yue

    Very encouraged by this competition - really such a privilege to be part of the awards list. Thank you so much!

    April 2021