Screenplay Contest 2017

NO LONGER ACCEPTING SUBMISSIONS. FINAL DEADLINE WAS FEBRUARY 1, 2017

Kansas City Women in Film & Television (KCWIFT) is pleased to announce the 6th annual KCWIFT and Kansas City FilmFest Short Screenplay Contest. KCWIFT has partnered with Kansas City FilmFest, presented by the Kansas City Filmmakers Jubilee, to host this annual short screenwriting competition. The goals are to support female screenwriters, as well as to encourage all writers to create strong female protagonists. The contest winners will be eligible to receive prizes that support these goals.

CONTEST RULES & REGULATIONS ENTER CONTEST / SUBMISSION DETAILS PRIZES PAST WINNERS PAST JUDGES

  • DEADLINES
  • DISCOUNTED ENTRY FEES

Tab 1

LATE DEADLINE EXTENDED DEADLINE FINAL DEADLINE
November 18, 2016: $40 on or before this date. December 16, 2016: $50 on or before this date. February 1, 2017: $60 on or before this date.

Tab 2

Discounted entry fees are available only through KCWIFT’s website PayPal option.

Discounts are available for members of Women in Film chapters worldwide (including KCWIFT) and the Independent Filmmakers Coalition of Kansas City (IFC); subscribers of Citizen Jane and Moviebytes; and KCWIFT-KCFF Short Screenplay Contest Finalist and Semi-Finalist Alumnae and Alumni.

To join KCWIFT or renew your membership and enter a screenplay, select the “Entry + KCWIFT Membership” option from the drop-down menu above and make your payment through PayPal.