LOS ANGELES | July 27, 2020
Scriptation, the company behind the popular script app used on film and television productions worldwide, opened the call for submissions for its third season of its screenwriting competition, the Scriptation Showcase. Fifteen winners’ scripts will be featured for a full year in Scriptation, giving them unprecedented exposure to Hollywood professionals.
In addition to the year-long showcase in the Scriptation app, one Grand Prize winner will receive a $1,000 cash prize and a 12-month subscription to Scriptation Industry Pro, the add-on toolkit for filmmakers. Three Top Prize winners will receive a $500 cash prize and 6-month subscription to Scriptation Industry Pro. The remaining Finalists will receive a 3-month subscription to Scriptation Industry Pro.
“Was grateful to be part of this sincerely remarkable showcase. They promote and support their finalist and winning talent with such dedication. I’ve taken part in many of these type of competitions, and I easily put Scriptation Showcase (and it’s team) in the top 10.”
Scriptation Showcase Finalist 2020
This year’s competition offers expanded deadlines for teleplays, features, and shorts. Deadlines are as follows:
- Early Deadline – January 10th 2021
- Regular Deadline – February 7th 2021
- Final Deadline – March 14th 2021
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- Early Deadline – April 11th 2021
- Regular Deadline – May 16th 2021
- Late Deadline – June 27th 2021
- Final Deadline – July 25th 2021
The script competition also offers feedback via PDF markups. Entrants have the unique opportunity to review notes directly within their script and better understand the thought process behind each suggestion. As an additional option, Scriptation app users who enter the screenwriting contest can also receive feedback as a Scriptation annotation layer file, Scriptation’s proprietary note sharing format.
Starting today screenwriters can submit their screenplays, teleplays, and shorts at showcasecompetition.com.
Grand prize winners will be announced December 21st, 2021.
Founded by a television writer and script coordinator, Scriptation is a technology company committed to developing solutions for the cast and crew of film, television, and video productions worldwide.
The Scriptation iOS app is a free script reading and annotating app. The app features note transferring technology, which is designed to make the script revision process more efficient and ecofriendly.