AUSTIN FILM FESTIVAL IS NOW ACCEPTING 2012  SCREENPLAY & TELEPLAY SUBMISSIONS!

 

It’s never too early to submit or start planning to enter in one of the most prestigious screenplay competitions in the country.  AFF offers a springboard for aspiring professionals eager to break into the business.  Why wait any longer?  2012 is the year to kick-start your film career.

Screenplay Categories

DRAMA (Historical, Western, Drama, Family, Romance, Horror, Thriller, etc.)

COMEDY (Dark, Satirical, Slapstick, etc.)

DARK HERO STUDIOS SCI-FI AWARD* (includes Science Fiction, Fantasy, Horror, Surrealism, Myth/Legend and Fantastical Storytelling)

*To be considered for this award you must have your screenplay entered in either the Drama or Comedy categories.

 

Teleplay Categories

(Open to spec scripts for any currently airing television program AND original pilot scripts)

SITCOM SPEC

ONE-HOUR SPEC

SITCOM PILOT
ONE-HOUR PILOT

 

Deadlines

Screenplay Regular Deadline: MAY 15th ($40)

Screenplay Late Deadline JUNE 1st ($50)

Teleplay Deadline: JUNE 1st ($30)

 

Screenplay and Teleplay winners will be announced at the 2012 Austin Film Festival and Screenwriters’ Conference held October 18-25, 2012.

 

Click here for a list of Success Stories from our Screenplay Competition.

 

2 Ways to Submit:

1.) Online (requires additional $5 processing fee)

2.) Mail

Click here to submit today!

 

For more information contact Matt Dy, Screenplay and Teleplay Competition Director, at 1-800-310-3378 or matt@austinfilmfestival.com.

Mailing address:

Austin Film Festival

1801 Salinas Street

Austin , TX 78702

 

phone 512-478-4795 / 1-800-310-FEST (3378)

fax 512-478-6205

 

www.austinfilmfestival.com