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April 10, 2019
HollyShorts Screenplay Contest – Late Deadline May 3rd
May 6, 2019
HollyShorts Screenplay Contest With $10,000 Production Grant – Late Deadline May 3rd
The 6th annual HollyShorts Screenplay Contest is part of the 15th annual HollyShorts Film Festival (August 8-17th, 2019). We are looking for short screenplays 30 pages or less. All Quarter and Semi Finalists will be announced and invited to the festival with an all access pass. Top 3 screenplays will be announced/awarded at the HollyShorts Awards Ceremony August 17th and the winning script receives a $10,000 production deal courtesy of Seattle Film Summit and Abundant productions and Final Draft software awarded to the top 3 along with the ISA award prize. Late Deadline May 3rd.
The completed shorts will screen at the Academy Qualifying 2020 HollyShorts Film Festival at the TCL Chinese 6 Theatres. Also, the top 3 prize winners will receive Final Draft software and distribution on BITPIX amongst other prizes. The 2017 winner screened at the 2018 HollyShorts Film Festival on Opening Night to a sold-out crowd of 1000 guests! 'JAMESON', Written and Directed by John Humber.
Best Short Screenplay
The first place winning short screenplay will get produced by our production company sponsor Reel Renton and Mighty Tripod Productions, to be completed and screen at the Oscar Qualifying HollyShorts Film Festival in 2020.
Congratulations to the 2018 winner, BEST SELLER written by Nora Kirkpatrick which is in Post Production and will screen at HSFF 2019!