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
“Excellent Festival! Would definitely recommend entering no matter where you are in the world.”
“A class act from start to finish. What nurturing folks!”
“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 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 finalists were also given the opportunity to select the producer of their choice to whom we personally contacted to deliver their script.
Summer 2017 Grand Prize Winner!
Tony Hendriks – Shoot the Girl
Andre Joseph – The Saxophonist
Aaron Shaw – Mayday
Dianne Janis – Sweet Dreams