Summer 2018 Grand Prize Winner!
To Be Free by Susan Flakes
Summer 2018 Finalists!
Glen by Sheldon Shaw
Shetani by Joshua Keller Katz
Summer 2018 Semi-Finalists!
Egalite by Michael Head
Bison Man by Michael Rhodes
2-12-Delta by David Brichetto
Big City, Big Problems by Wm. Derek Grasty
Letters to My Father by Mike Ray
Bad Ass Bitch: Rise of Furie by Christopher E Ellis
The Zombays by Lance Barnett
Daring to Soar by Stampp Corbin
At the Mercy of Faith By Samuel Lee Taylor
Gun by by Ausar Moore & Brittany Chrishawn
Box and Boxer by K.C. Wilson
Alcus by David Neubert & Alcus Todd Thompson
The Flag Pole by Gabrielle Restivo
HI-DE-HO-MAN (The Cab Calloway Story) by Clotile S. Galbraith & Ron Salkind Meliment
Winter 2017 Grand Prize Winner!
Just Like Mummy by Nadia Fenty
Winter 2017 Finalists!
Thank you, Amelia Earhart by Al Mertens
The Children by Bill Kalmenson
Winter 2017 Semi-Finalists!
Elijah by T.Will
Victim #1 by Tarik Davis, Don Hooper and C. LeMar McLean
Armor by Bryant Daluz
The Choir Singer by Barry M. Putt, Jr.
The Arrows Of Niani by Alan Dixon
The 313 by Jessica Tanner
Roll with the Punches by Judah Ray
The Pack – Bond of Blood by Devvin J. Mattison
Broken Promise by Margie Walker
General Harriet Tubman by Joseph Lawrence Thompson
Red Ivory by L.W. Thomas
Crescent by Edward Worthy
A Rose that Grew from Concrete By Shylo Shaner, Debra Trevino & Valery Ortiz
Fostering Curtis by Luke Ryan
Black Diamond by JT O’Neal
The Color of the Puck by Mark Golik
Gideon By RW Hahn
Truth Be Told by Slavica Bogdanov
Gridiron by Charles Gillis
Four Negro Girls in a Church by Phillip E. Hardy
At the Mercy of Faith by Samuel Lee Taylor
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“To be honest this was one of the biggest events of the year for me and to be singled out as a winner among one’s peers is a massive honour.”
“Really cool vibe. Full of people with positivity that wanted to help get me where i want to go.”
“A very good competition that makes personal communication about your work and very encouraging for black filmmakers and screenwriters. I highly recommend it.”
“I got two agent calls and a meeting out of it!!!”
All Winter 2017 finalists’ scripts were distributed to our exclusive list of industry executives throughout the world. Over 40 A-list agents and producers in total received our finalists scripts including Thruline, APA, Creative Artists, The Link, Mosaic, and many more . All Winter 2017 finalists were also given the opportunity to select the producer of their choice to whom we personally contacted to deliver their script. (Please note that we no longer offer to deliver our winner’s script to the producer of their choice).
Summer 2017 Grand Prize Winner!
Tony Hendriks – Shoot the Girl
Andre Joseph – The Saxophonist
Aaron Shaw – Mayday
Dianne Janis – Sweet Dreams