Feature Screenplay

  • Oct 1

Opening Day

  • Oct 29

Early Deadline

  • Nov 19

Regular Deadline

  • Dec 10

Late Deadline

  • Dec 31

Final Deadline

  • Jan31

Results Announced

The 2019
Holiday Contest
is Now Open!

Celebrate The Holiday Season by entering Hollywood’s premier feature film screenplay, TV script, and  contest. This is where working industry professionals are eager to get your New Year off to a great start! Every page and every word of your script gets a guaranteed complete reading and is measured against today’s professional screenwriting standards.

Submit your
Feature

$55

  • Your script is logged into our secure database.
  • Your script is kept confidential and private. It never goes outside our system.
  • Your script is assigned to a genre-specific professional analyst.
  • Your script is read page-by-page. Every scene, every line of dialogue.
  • Your scores are reviewed for accuracy by a Senior Judge

Submit your Feature
with Pro Analysis

$89

  • Your script is logged into our secure database.
  • Your script is kept confidential and private. It never goes outside our system.
  • Your script is assigned to a genre-specific professional analyst.
  • Your script is read page-by-page. Every scene, every line of dialogue.
  • Your scores and analysis are reviewed by Senior Judges.
  • A 3-page Written Analysis is made of ten critical elements:
  • Character
  • Conflict
  • Marketability
  • Dialogue
  • Emotional Investment
  • Theme
  • Pacing
  • Structure/Plot
  • Tone
  • Concept

Submit your Feature
with Advanced Analysis

$149

  • Your script is logged into our secure database.
  • Your script is kept confidential and private. It never goes outside our system.
  • Your script is assigned to a genre-specific professional analyst.
  • Your script is read page-by-page. Every scene, every line of dialogue.
  • Your scores and analysis are reviewed and approved by Senior Judges.
  • A 5-to-10-page Written Professional Grade Hollywood Studio-style analysis is conducted focusing on ten critical elements:
  • Character
  • Conflict
  • Marketability
  • Dialogue
  • Emotional Investment
  • Theme
  • Pacing
  • Structure/Plot
  • Tone
  • Concept
  • Your script is then given a detailed appraisal by one or more of the industry professional Senior Judges.
  • This is the most highly-regarded and complete analysis available in the film/television industry.

Winner

$1000

  • 1-to-1 personal consultation with Producers on our Judging Panel.
  • Personally-engraved Holiday Award Trophy
  • The LA International Screenplay Awards dedicated Newsletter announcing your winning script is distributed to our network of over 8500 industry professionals.

All FINALISTS

  • Distribution Announcement of Finalists in the LA International Screenplay Awards Newsletter to our network of over 2500 industry professionals

All Semi-finalist

  • You and your script are named and publicized on the website, announcing your top 10% placement.

All Quarter finalists

  • You and your script are named and publicized on the website, announcing your top 20% placement.

Please Note

  • Material is accepted via electronic submission only, between October 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019.
  • There is no limit to the number of projects you may submit.
  • Submitted scripts must be received by midnight of deadline dates and submission fee payment must accompany your material. All entry fees are non-refundable
  • All submitted material must be original, and all rights must be wholly owned by the writer(s).
  • Material must be submitted by the writer. Material written by writing teams must be submitted by one of the writers, with consent of the other(s). All writers must be credited on title page.
  • If a writing team is chosen as a winner, prizes will be given to the writer submitting the project. Each team is responsible for dividing or sharing the prize money, with no direction from L.A. International Screenplay Awards administrators, staff, or judges.
  • Revisions, rewrites, addenda, or substitutions of either corrected pages or new drafts of the entered material are accepted within 48 hours of initial submission only.
  • By using our service, you authorize us to use any trusted third-party online and cloud-based services and databases for hosting, managing and/or transmitting your submission file(s).
  • All copyright, ownership and derivative rights to the material submitted to L.A. International Screenplay Awards remains with the original rights holders and/or author.