Creative Screenwriting's AAA Screenwriting Contest

Hey, screenwriters–

Just wanted to let you all know that Creative Screenwriting‘s AAA Screenwriting Contest is open for business!  Creative Screenwriting is easily one of the most top-notch, respected screenwriting magazines out there (and for what it’s worth– I am not being paid to write this… I truly just think they do a good job), and the AAA (Access, Acclaim, Achievement) offers some terrific prizes.  The first deadline is APRIL 15, 2008.  To learn more about it, click HERE, but here’s a list of their prizes…

ACCESS

The winning script and synopses for the top ten screenplays have been requested by the following companies:

BenderSpink

David Foster Productions

The Donners Company

Endeavor Agency

Escape Artists

The Gersh Agency

Hofflund/Polone Management

ICM

New Line Cinema

Paradigm

Radar Pictures

The Radmin Co.

The Robert Evans Co.

Spring Creek Pictures

VH1

Weintraub/Kuhn Productions

Winkler Films

Zide/Perry

Plus over 330 additional agents,
managers, and
development executives. For an updated and complete list of companies,
please click here. There
is no better way to introduce your screenplay to the top echelon of the
entertainment industry than by winning the AAA Contest.   


ACCLAIM

The winner of the AAA
contest
will be profiled in Creative Screenwriting
magazine and the names of the top ten finalists will be published in CS
Weekly
. Finalists and their screenplays will also be
publicized in press releases and ads placed in industry publications,
and in Facebook.

  


ACHIEVEMENT

You
have put the work into crafting an extraordinary screenplay. Now it is
time to reap the rewards of your effort.

PRIZES

GRAND PRIZE:
 $8,407 in cash and prizes (in addition to Acclaim
and Access):
$5,000
cash
Winning
script mailed to over 350 agents, managers, and development executives
who have requested it.
• 
FilmTracker
InfoSource Database subscription for one year ($720 value)
Movie
Magic Screenwriting
software ($250 value)

Blockbuster story-development software ($295 value)

Free coverage from Coverage Ink and and Script Alley ($279 value)

A
full-year subscription to Hollywoodbyphone.com ($564 value)
Free Gold Pass
registration to
Screenwriting Expo 7 ($399 Value)
Five
free Golden Pitch Festival pitch tickets ($125 value, plus selection
priority).
Full
set of Creative Screenwriting educational DVDs ($750 value)
Free
one-year subscription to Creative Screenwriting Magazine ($25 value)
If you live too far from the
Expo to drive, up to a $300 refund on air transportation (no cash or
other considerations will be given in lieu of this prize)


2ND
& 3RD PLACES: $1,923 in cash and prizes:
$1,000
cash
Synopsis
mailed to over 300 agents, managers, and development executives who
have requested it.
Movie
Magic Screenwriting software ($250 value)

Blockbuster story-development software ($295 value).

Coverage
from Script Alley ($150 value)

Six month subscription to Script Shark’s Spec Market ($30 value)

Free regular
admission to
Screenwriting Expo 7 ($149 value)

One free ticket to Golden Pitch at Expo 7 ($25 value, plus selection
priority)

Subscription to Creative Screenwriting
magazine  ($24 value)



SUZANNE’S PRIZE–BEST LOVE STORY OF 2008:  $4,502 in cash and prizes:
$2,500
cash
Regular
pass to 2008 Screenwriting Expo ($149 value)
Five free Expo pitch tickets ($125 value, plus selection priority)
One free year of Hollywoodbyphone ($564 value)
Free Truby Blockbuster software ($295 value)
  Full
set of Creative Screenwriting educational DVDs ($750 value)
Free Truby Love Story software ($95 value)
 • Free
one-year subscription to Creative Screenwriting Magazine ($25 value)

The winning script will be sent to producers, agents, and managers
who
have asked to see this Special Jury Prize winner.  

The synopsis
and
logline will be
sent to over 300 agents, managers, and development executives who
have requested it.


TOP 10
FEATURE SCREENPLAY FINALISTS
Synopsis
mailed to over 350 agents, managers, and development executives who
have requested it.
Six
month subscription to Script Shark’s Spec Market ($30 value)
Free regular
admission to
Screenwriting Expo 6  ($149 value)
subscription
to Creative
Screenwriting
magazine ($24 value).


FEATURE
SCREENPLAY SEMIFINALISTS

Free
regular admission to Screenwriting Expo 6.
Subscription
to Creative Screenwriting.

Free
Expo
DVD.


TELEPLAY
PRIZE
(TWO WINNERS)

$500
cash

Winning
script
will be submitted to three companies of the winner’s choice from the
AAA List.


EVERYONE
WHO
ENTERS

15%
off Script Shark coverage

15% off Script Alley coverage, 15% off
FilmTracker subscription

One free month of Hollywoodbyphone.com.

$5
off any
Coverage, Ink service.

Entrants will receive an e-mail with information on these gifts when
the contest   
announces semifinalists.

Career Advancement

In
addition to the above prizes, winning or placing in a high-profile
screenwriting contest can open significant doors for your career in
Hollywood. The AAA Contest and Creative Screenwriting
will do everything possible to promote our winners and finalists to the
industry.


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