Submissions must be original works in English, written solely by the Applicant. Adaptations of books, theatre or magazine articles are eligible, provided the applicant has secured the necessary legal rights. There is a limit of one submission per applicant.
In order to be considered for the Award, the Applicant must submit all of the application materials listed below via the online application by Midnight on Wednesday December 5, 2018
The following materials together form the "Application Package":
(a) a completed online Application Form, with digital signature;
(b) a completed online Submission Release Form, with digital signature;
(c) additional information about your project, including (i) the title, (ii) the genre, (iii) (d) the project you are submitting for consideration (the “Submission”),
one sentence describing the intended target audience, (iv) the proposed
production budget (approximate), (v) any key attachments in place (e.g., director,
producer, proposed cast), and (vi) a statement of no more than 150 words
that outlines the progress of the project to date and that identifies current
challenges and the approach that will be used to respond to these challenges in
the next stage of development; and
accompanied by a logline that encapsulates the story in less than 60 words
(“Synopsis”). Submissions must be in the form of an 85- to 120-page
feature-length screenplay in “script format standard.” The cover page should
include only the project title and no other identifying markings.