2022 ScreenCraft Short Film Screenplay Competition Semifinalists

by ScreenCraft on March 16, 2022

Listed below are the Semifinalists of the 2022 ScreenCraft Short Film Screenplay Competition. These exceptional scripts were selected from almost 1,400 submissions. Congratulations to the writers who have made it this far and thanks to all for submitting!

Stay tuned for the Finalist announcement on April 13th 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.

Here are the Semifinalists:

"Edges" - The Borders That Define Us Halasius Bradford
A Memory in the Rain Daniel Ahn
After Dark from the Beyond: Little Nightmares Brandon Tielves, Oscar Santos
Anti-Social Kyle Cassie
Boneseed Joshua Matthews, Brett Brooks
Chancho Gabriel Villanueva
Children of Laika Pete Ireland
Chocolate Cake Alexander Barry
Clones Nate Walker
Coming Out (Again) Nikki Palumbo
Corner Conversation Sieun Lee
Coup De Foudre Djorf Amirouche
Daisy's Day Care Abigail Pañares
Dawn Alexandra Ruggieri
Day for it Josh Bromfield Davis
Dinosaur Tuesday Maxson Davis
Duty Day Sarah Albonesi
Exhumation Steven Stiefel, M.E. Ellington
Forever My Child Wesley Du
Gentrification Mike London
George Washington Slept Here! Sam Robotham
Guns Down Robert Sweeting
Heartstrings J.D. Zelman, Matthew Dushkes
Hitched Mike Underwood
I Thought the Earth Remembered Me Premstar Santana
iColtan Andrew McGowan
interlude Sophia Khan
Jimmy Dean Nicholas Sennott
LESS HOME Corbin Godfrey
Louie Steve Rooney
Me and You. You and I. Jacob Mulgrew
Meat Cute Shannon Marinko
My Life as a Teenage Conspiracy Theorist Amanda Dinsmore
On the Last Day Rachel S. Thomas-Medwid
Paper Son of Angel Island Howard Hong
Parrotfish Annie Calhoun
Pick One Matthew Serrano
Quinn Girl Tandy Versyp
r.e.g.g.i.N A. D. Smith
Raleigh's Gun Emporium Austin Williams
Rites/Rights Ava Szyperski
Safe and Sound Eric Kwakernaak
Sister by Phenice Arielle Phenice Arielle
Somaechigi Clara Park
Survived By Kimberley Chalk
Sweet Potato Pie Michel Knowles
Telethon: The Quest to Save Grease 2's Reputation    Sav Rodgers
The Blouse Kseni Avonavi
The Cenozoic Era Samantha Woolf
The Confessional Mike Sheriff
The Fairchild Danny Rogers
The Fake-out Thomas Hartnett
The Longest Walk Erin Cantelo
The Magician Holly Autry Jurbergs
The New Moon in the Old Moon's Arms David Sanders
The Refugee Sydney Deeter
The Snail and the Crow Philip Dantas Whitney
TIGER & MAGPIE Bernard Roux
Transient Blair Lee
Treemendous Donald Schaffer
Trophy Boy Kevin Hanna
Truckstop Molly Karna
Tunnel Vision Anthony McKay
Two Fishermen - rev Rick Whelan
Ups and Downs Diogo Abrantes
WELCOME TO THE STAGE... (1/30/22) Kyle Casey Chu, Roisin Isner
Y2K Jean Ansolabehere

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