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*  1-2 Pages of Feedback

*  PDF Delivery Prior to the end of Judging


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Hidden Screenplays Never Get Produced...

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The Filmmatic Screenplay Awards were created to locate and expose up-and-coming screenwriters, as well as to empower and educate those talented writers still waiting for their invitation to the mainstream industry.


Competition is open to feature-length and short works, screenplays and teleplays.


All Finalists, Winners and Honorees will be announced by August 15, 2018.

Dave Trottier Books

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Virtual PitchFest Pkgs

All Honorees will receive Dave Trottier's "Dr. Format Tells All"


Our Overall Winner will also receive the 6th edition of Dave's "Screenwriter's Bible", endorsed by Hollywood pros, agents, and producers.

Our Honorees will all receive screenplay listing packages from our good friends at InkTip.  ($60 Value)


InkTip has a network of 4000+ Industry Professionals.  300+ films have been made from scripts/writers found through InkTip, and each year, an average of 28 movies go into production from writers found through InkTip.


1)   Pick a Producer

2)  Send a written Query

3)  Receive Response in

    5 Days!


The top 3 Honorees will  receive a Virtual Pitchfest Package, so you can reach out directly to production companies immediately after the competition wraps!

The Overall Winner will receive $1,000.00 cash.    




***All entrants will receive a VIP invitation to Filmmatic's 9th annual Sundance Film Festival networking event!

Luarels will be awarded to:


Season 3 of the Filmmatic Screenplay Awards would like to thank

our Competition Sponsors!  




Competition is open to all Screenplays & Pilots


Earlybird Deadline - MARCH 31, 2018

Regular Deadline - APRIL 30, 2018

Late Deadline - MAY 31, 2018

Extended Deadline - JUNE 30, 2018

*Results Post by AUGUST 15, 2018

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Creators Vault

InkTip Packages

Our Honorees will all receive CreatorsVault IP registration package.


CreatorsVault is an Intellectual Property Registry providing writers and creators time-archived, third-party proof-of-creation and protection for their written materials and other intellectual works.


Writers can register scripts, screenplays, manuscripts, or other creative properties


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"Hidden Screenplays Never

Get Produced..."