Are you ready to enter the Feature Screenplay Competition?

Contest is now open!

Winners will receive $2,500 + introductions to literary managers, agents, producers, and directors.

EARLY DEADLINE

12/12/2019

REGULAR DEADLINE

01/02/2020

LAST MINUTE DEADLINE

01/22/2020

FINAL DEADLINE

02/12/2020

Results announced

March 12, 2020

Feature
Standard Entry

Enter the contest and receive one page of feedback/reaction to your screenplay.

Feature Entry + Studio Coverage

Enter the contest and receive 3-6 pages of in-depth analysis of your script.

Feature Entry + Studio Coverage X 2

Enter the contest and receive 6-10 pages of in-depth analysis of your script.

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Rules

RULES & GUIDELINES

Eligibility

  • Writers of all ages are eligible.
  • The material submitted must be in English and electronically via PDF format.
  • Material should be entered in standard format, font, and spacing.
  • There are no limitations or restrictions as to date of authorship.
  • Material must be submitted in PDF format. All PDF’s must not be encrypted or password protected.
  • All submitted material must be original, and all rights must be fully owned by the writer(s).
  • Feature scripts that exceed 135 pages will be disqualified.
  • TV scripts that exceed 75 pages will be disqualified.
  • Short scripts that exceed 30 pages will be disqualified.
  • Past winners of NYCISA are not eligible to submit.
  • There is no limit to the amount of entries one may submit.
  • All material submitted to other contests are eligible for this contest.
  • All persons from anywhere in the world are eligible.

Resubmissions

  • There is no limitation to the amount of times one may resubmit their script.
  • All resubmissions receive feedback.
  • Each submission stands alone in the competition and does not replace previous submissions. Only the highest scoring submission will advance to the elimination rounds (Quarter Finals, Semi Finals, etc).