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Zed Fest Film Festival Screenplay Competition 2017

Screenplay final call 2017

 

ZED FEST FILM FESTIVAL SCREENPLAY 2017
Next Screenplay Deadline

ZED FEST FILM FESTIVAL SHORT SCREENPLAY COMPETITION 2017(10 to 20 Pages)
ZED FEST FILM FESTIVAL FEATURE SCREENPLAY COMPETITION 2017 (60 to 120 Pages)
Short Screenplay
Feature Screenplay
Entry Price $40 Entry Price $65
 

ZED FEST FILM FESTIVAL SCREENPLAY COMPETITION 2017
ENTRY DEADLINES

Early Bird Deadline

April 21, 2017

Regular Deadline

July 21, 2017

Final Screenplay Deadline

October 27, 2017

Finalists Announced

November 17, 2017

Winners Announced

Dec 15, 2017

 
8th Annual Zed Fest Film Festival Feature Screenplay Winners 2017
1st Place    
2nd Place    
     
3rd Place    
4th Place    
5th Place    
     
Honorable Mentions    
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
8th Annual Zed Fest Film Festival Short Screenplay Winners 2017
1st Place    
2nd Place    
3rd Place    
     
Honorable Mentions    
     
     
     
     
     
8th Annual Zed Fest Film Festival Screenplay Competition 2017
Feature Screenplay Finalists
Ariel's Next Song Alan Howcroft
Bad Hair Day Richard Geiwitz
Bermuda Laura Valtorta
Can You Smell The Flowers? Malcolm Holt
Cutting Edge Midway Micasso
Dead Strays Neil Chase
Exit 290 C M Webb
FEST Jordan Leibowitz Ryder Sturt
Ghost Work Mark Steensland
Gun Driver 2 Johann Karlo
Hallow's Point Brian Smith
Hollow Earth Quest Danny Weiss, Kathy-Krantz-Stewart
House of Living Nightmares Mike Meade
I Feel Home James Recknagel
Joseph Ian Davies
Kidcide kelly jean karam
Life Goes On Daniel S
Lunatics! Tim Louwsma
Marie Laveau M Cristina Beato
Mr. Jacobs Versus Party Clowns From the Great Beyond Jeff Folschinsky
My Brother, the Taxidermist B. Kornblum Katz
Ngorath Tristan Biber
Nightfall Mike Meade
One Good Scare Brian Smith, Vincent Vinas
PR*CK! Todd Bronson
Runaway Ship Theodore Soderberg
Strappado Robert J. Rogers
The Enochian Wars: Armageddon Unleashed Frank Palumbo
The Turning Daniel Selleck
The Un-Eff-Able Sam Bistritzky Maggie Herskowitz
Town of Samhain Mike Kelleher
Whisper Cove Scott Kirkpatrick
Wolf Con CM Webb
8th Annual Zed Fest Film Festival Screenplay Competition 2017
Short Screenplay Finalists
A prank Ivan Casajœs Guaita
Apartment 84 James Hughes
Brew Master kelly jean karam
Buddies From Beyond James Brophy
Crazy For The Blonde Tom Bragg
Dog Years Jeremy Storey
Duet Lisanne Sartor, Colette Sartor
Globe Joshy Mangalath
House Rules diana woody
How.About.Now Daniel Gold
I Am Starving iman davari
Melville Jeremy Storey
Scared To Death stephen kayfish
Shaded Chris Moore
Terrordactyl Eufemia Scarfone
The Finish Line Troy Basoren
The Kathcataran Ring Alan Howcroft
This Broken Earth Tom Bragg
Vendor Virginia Salvador
Walter's Days Nathan Ludwig, Charles Devin Hill
Xq28 Dan Horrigan
Zombie Corp Montgomery Burt
 
 

ZED FEST FILM FESTIVAL SCREENPLAY COMPETITION 2017

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Feature screenplay entrants that would like to attend Zed Fest Film Festival 2017 In Southern California, may attend as our guest to Nights 1,2 or 3 with Email RSVP. Once you enter please email us and let us know if you would like to attend, we would be happy to assist you.

 

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ZED FEST FILM FESTIVAL & SCREENPLAY COMPETITION 2017

Submission Info:

GENRES:

Horror
Suspense
Science Fiction
Supernatural
Action Adventure
Drama
Fantasy

 

ZED FEST FILM FESTIVAL FEATURE SCREENPLAY COMPETITION 2017

Screenplays must be feature length no less than 60 pages and no more than 120 pages. All screenplays must be written in English. Screenplays should be in 12 point Courier font and pages must be numbered. Only online PDF submissions will be accepted. Any revisions after submission will not be accepted.

TOP PRIZES

1st PLACE $500
2nd PLACE $300

 

ZED FEST FILM FESTIVAL SHORT SCREENPLAY COMPETITION 2017

Short Screenplays must be no less than 10 pages and no more than 20 pages. All screenplays must be written in English. Screenplays should be in 12 point Courier font and pages must be numbered. Only online PDF submissions will be accepted. Any revisions after submission will not be accepted.

TOP PRIZES

1st PLACE $100
2nd PLACE $50

 

 


Additional Sponsor Prizes:

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FYI: WE CONSIDER YOUR PAYMENT DATE AS YOUR ENTRY DATE, THEN YOU HAVE 10 Business days to get all your links and entry materials into us for consideration.

 

DEADLINES:

Early Bird Deadline April 21,2017
Regular Deadline July 21,2017
Final Deadline October 27,2017
Finalists Announced November 17,2017
Winners Announced Dec 15,2017

 

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WAIVERS
Sorry, we do not waive entry fees. Please do not ask. Since this is a competition based film festival, it would not be fair to all of the other contestants who have paid their entry fees to allow a submission to enter for free.
Final Screenplay Deadline October 27,2017

To Enter: Download and return the screenplay contest rules and release.pdf.

Fill it out completely and email it to: zedfest@gmail.com include a copy with your submission

Screenplay contest submissions will not be accepted until we receive full payment and a signed, completed rules and release form.

2017 Screenplay Release Onine Fillable PDF FORM
Screenplay Rules Form

Instructions for Online Fillable Rules and Release PDF Form:

You fill out the form online then print as pdf that saves it as a pdf all filled out. You then email it to us as a PDF attachment to zedfest@gmail.com.