Great Gay Screenplay Contest

Great Gay Screenplay Contest
2215 West Giddings 1
60625
Chicago, United States

Tel: 773 250 3112

2014, Accepting submissions
Submission deadline: Mon 1st Sep 14
Fri 14th Nov to Sun 16th Nov

Genres

Action, Adventure, Animation, Art-house, Asian, Black, Black Comedy, Bollywood, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Experimental, Fantasy, Gay and Lesbian, Historical, Horror, Jewish, Musical, National, Religious, Romance, Science Fiction, Short, Sport, Student, Thriller, War

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.

History

2010

Awards

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.

Entries

Open to the public

Eligibility:
Open to all over 18 at time of entry.

Formats:
Electronic only.

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

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David Zak
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