Kansas City Women in Film & TV
KCWIFT & KC FilmFest Short Screenplay Contest
TWO WAYS TO ENTER:
2) Submit your payment now using PayPal, then email your screenplay to: email@example.com
Discounted Entry Fees:
*The discounted entry fee for Moviebytes subscribers, and for IFC and Women in Film members is available only through our website.
*To join KCWIFT or renew your membership and enter a screenplay, select the "KCWIFT Membership + Early Deadline Entry Fee" option from the dropdown menu above and make your payment through PayPal.
*Current KCWIFT members must contact Treasurer Cathy Stevens to request the promo code for the KCWIFT member discount.
*Members of other WIF chapters should contact their treasurer for the promo code.
*Select your discounted contest entry fee from the PayPal dropdown menu and, at checkout, click "Add" under your shipping address to enter your promo code.
*If the name and/or email address associated with your PayPal payment differs from the name and address on your emailed screenplay submission, please note that fact in the body of your email.
*Only after the KCWIFT Treasurer confirms receipt of payment will your screenplay be entered for consideration in the contest.
$1,000 Grand Prize to bring your short screenplay from page to screen.
A festival pass to the 2014 Kansas City FilmFest, and a staged reading of finalists' screenplays during the festival.
October 18, 2013: $30 on or before this date
November 22, 2013: $40 on or before this date
December 31, 2013: $50 on or before this date
January 15, 2014: $55 on or before this date for entries submitted through Withoutabox
MISSION OF CONTEST:
Kansas City Women in Film and Television (KCWIFT) is pleased to announce the second annual KCWIFT & Kansas City FilmFest Short Screenplay Contest. With regard to our mission of empowering, promoting, and mentoring women in the entertainment, media, and communications industries, KCWIFT has partnered with KC FilmFest, presented by the Kansas City Filmmakers Jubilee, to host an annual short screenwriting competition exclusively for female filmmakers/screenwriters. The contest winner will receive a $1,000 cash prize to make her winning script into a short film.
*Find complete contest rules, regulations, terms and conditions by clicking on the PDF link to the left. More information can be found at the festival's website. Finalists will be announced March 13, 2014, and the contest winner will be announced at the 2014 Kansas City FilmFest. Screenplays NOT adhering to rules and regulations are subject to disqualification at the sole discretion of the judging panel.
*Electronic submissions must be properly formatted PDFs (see all contest rules and regulations). The title of your short screenplay must appear on your attached script and in the body of your email submission.
*The following identifying information MUST NOT appear on your attached script but MUST appear in the body of your email submission:
- Writer's/Co-writers' name(s)
Congratulations to our
Pictured from left to right:
Jessica von Schramm (Grand Prizewinner)
Berenice Freedome (Audience Choice Winner)
Gary and Beth Hoover