Sign up for our Newsletter

2021 ScreenCraft Feature Competition Finalists

by ScreenCraft on December 1, 2021


We're excited to announce the Finalists of the 2021 ScreenCraft Feature Competition. These exceptional screenplays were selected from almost 2,500 submissions after many rounds of reads. Congratulations to the writers who have made it this far and thanks to all for submitting!

The top finalists will be reviewed by our Industry Jury including:

  • ZAHRA PHILLIPS - Director of Production, Searchlight Pictures
  • WILL BERSON - Oscar-Nominated Screenwriter and Playwright
  • KRYSTY WILSON-CAIRNS - Oscar-nominated, BAFTA-winning Screenwriter
  • DAVID BRANSON SMITH - Independent Spirit and Waldo Salt Award-winning Screenwriter
  • ELIZABETH MARTIN & LAUREN HYNEK - Screenwriting team behind Mulan
  • MARK PEREZ - Screenwriter of Game Night and Accepted
  • ADAM KOLBRENNER - Literary Manager; Producer and Founder, Lit Entertainment

Stay tuned for the Winner announcement on January 19th here and on our Twitter and Facebook pages! And if you’d like to receive a notification when this contest re-opens for entries, you can subscribe for updates via Coverfly here.

And now -- for the Top 25 Finalists:

A Long Way Home Steven Bogart
ACIDS Amelia Phillips
Adult Section Kristin Erickson
An Italian Lesson Pam Kasper
Becoming Hillburns Joshua Laufer
Boy Wonder Denis Theriault
Death of a Nightingale Annika Pampel
Heard Alex George Pickering
HIDEAWAY Griff Jones
Merchandise No. 5 Danny Hogan
Moscow Fall Nickolas Daniel
Proteus Vulgaris Thom Benny
Pull Marc Messenger
Sometimes The Devil Wins.                Tex Gresham
The Descent Varun Bhuchar
The Girl and The Ghost Rebecca Benzell
The Hardest Hit Sam Juergens
The Warm Season Adam Seidel
Treading Lava Paul Frank
Uprising Jeff Austin
VIOLET Sarah Deakins
Wampus Cat Jessica Wei
When Horror Met Sally... Ervin Anderson
Wide Open Spaces R.L. Hooker

For all the latest ScreenCraft news and updates, follow us on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram.

linkedin facebook pinterest youtube rss twitter instagram facebook-blank rss-blank linkedin-blank pinterest youtube twitter instagram