Wednesday, 21 May 2014
ScreamCraft Horror Script Contest - Deadline on June 1st!
The 2nd Annual ScreamCraft Horror Script Contest is open for entries! This year we’ve partnered with ShockTillYouDrop.com and our Hollywood judges are looking for the next fresh voice in horror screenwriting.
Enter before the final deadline on June 1st!
The 2014 jury includes Hollywood’s top representatives and producers of the genre:
Ryan Turek, founder and editor of popular horror website ShockTillYouDrop.com
Scott Henderson, agent at Paradigm Talent Agency, represents renowned horror filmmakers James Wan and Leigh Wannell (SAW)
Andrew Wilson, manager at Zero Gravity, represents acclaimed horror writer Clive Barker(HELLRAISER, NIGHT BREED)
Amotz Zakai, manager at Echo Lake Management, represents legendary filmmakers including master horror writer-director John Carpenter!
Jessica Hall, Senior Vice President at Blumhouse Productions, the company behind micro-budget horror hits including The Paranormal Activity, Insidious, The Purge and Sinister franchises
Lucy Mukerjee, Vice President of Production and Development at After Dark Films
First place prize is $2,000 cash + a phone call with writer-director Scott Derrickson (SINISTER, THE EXORCISM OF EMILY ROSE and the upcoming Jerry Bruckheimer production DELIVER US FROM EVIL)!
Second place prize is $200 cash and a phone call with a top literary manager.
All Top 10 Finalists will receive a page of development notes from one of our judges.
All Top 10 Finalists will receive a free copy of Final Draft 9 screenwriting software ($250 value).
All quarter-finalists will receive a full year membership to ISA Connect – courtesy of the International Screenwriters Association ($100 value).
Regular entry fee is only $49 until June 1 st. 2014
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