Announcing the 2018 Sci-Fi Screenplay Contest!

by ScreenCraft - updated on February 26, 2019

We’re thrilled to announce our 2018 Sci-Fi & Fantasy Screenplay Contest! Whether you’re writing a contained science fiction drama or an epic fantasy saga, we want to read your feature film script. A beloved genre with a long history of box office success that continues to infuse the cultural and philosophical fabric of our lives, science fiction and movies have gone together since the dawn of cinema. We couldn't be more pleased with the caliber of judges for this fourth annual sci-fi feature film screenplay contest. The jury is out of this world — with judges who love sci-fi movies — from top companies including 20th Century Fox, Sony and United Pictures Group!

2018 Deadlines

Early deadline: February 9, 2018
Final deadline: March 30, 2018

The grand prize is $1,000 cash and a phone call with a top Hollywood literary manager!

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Here's the full 2018 jury:


Jonathan Wu

Development Executive at 20th Century Fox, the studio behind AVATAR, X-MEN, ANOTHER EARTH, RISE OF THE PLANET OF THE APES, PROMETHEUS, PREDATORS and more!

Steven Douglas-Craig

Executive Assistant at Sony Pictures, the studio behind PASSENGERS, GHOSTBUSTERS, MEN IN BLACK, RESIDENT EVIL and SPIDER-MAN.

Michael Doven

Michael Doven is the producer of such celebrated films as MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE, VANILLA SKY, MINORITY REPORT, A FEW GOOD MEN and THE LAST SAMURAI.











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