Enter a Screenplay

The Call for Entries for the 2018 World Series of Screenwriting is now open.

The World Series of Screenwriting proudly accepts entries via FilmFreeway and Withoutabox.



Entry Deadlines

Earlybird Deadline December 31, 2017
Regular Deadline April 30, 2018
Late Deadline June 30, 2018
Extended Deadline August 31, 2018
Final Deadline September 30, 2018

Entry Fees

Early Deadline $30
Regular Deadline $35
Late Deadline $40
Extended Deadline $45
Final Deadline $60

Multiple Category Entry

Entry in one competition category is included with your entry fee. You may also choose to enter your script into competition in more than one category for an additional fee.

Judge Feedback

You may also request to receive Judge Feedback on your screenplay if you choose. For an optional fee of $80, your project's judge will prepare a thorough, multi-page written assessment of your screenplay's strengths and weaknesses, including insights as to how your screenplay was scored along with detailed commentary and constructive criticisms regarding the judge's overall impressions of your script including specific feedback and advice regarding story, formatting, structure, plot, pacing, character, and marketability.

Submission Methods

We accept entries via FilmFreeway.

Acceptable electronic formats include: .PDF (preferred), Final Draft, Movie Magic Screenwriter, Microsoft Word, Rich Text Format, or Text.

Competition Categories

Feature Film Scripts (70-150 pages)

  • Action / Adventure
  • Comedy
  • Drama
  • Family Film
  • Historical / Biographical
  • Science Fiction
  • Thriller / Horror

Original TV Pilots (20-80 pages)

  • TV Drama Pilot
  • TV Sitcom Pilot

Stage Plays

Short Film Scripts (Under 70 pages)

TV Spec Scripts (20-80 pages)

Treatments / Concepts (1-10 pages)

How to Enter

The World Series of Screenwriting accepts screenplays through the online submission system FilmFreeway. Click on the button below to submit your screenplay through FilmFreeway.

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