Great Gay Screenplay Contest

Great Gay Screenplay Contest
2215 West Giddings 1
Chicago, United States

Tel: 773 250 3112

2014, Finished
Fri 14th Nov to Sun 16th Nov


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Festival Overview

To foster excellence in screenwriting that features gay characters, history, or themes important to the gay community, and relevant to our world. The contest is partnered with the Queer Bits Film Fest which screens the Chicago premieres of GLBT shorts with one screening in June and another in November.




Each of the screenplay finalists receive $400 in cash and the opportunity to attend an enhanced staged reading of their work in Chicago, with up to 10 hours of rehearsal with the artists of the ensemble of Pride Films and Plays.


Open to the public

Open to all over 18 at time of entry.

Electronic only.

$35 between May 1 to May 31; $50 by June 1 to June 30.

Recent Festival News News
21st Dec 2011 Great Gay Screenplay Contest III  
Known festival contacts Contacts
David Zak
David Zak
Executive Director
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