OPEN FOR ENTRIES: 2022 Screenwriting Competition

by laurenp

Submit your script now for Earlybird pricing! Detailed submission info can be found on Filmfreeway or Coverfly (see buttons below).

Entry Deadlines / Notifications:
Open for Entries: November 15, 2021
Earlybird Deadline: February 7, 2022
Regular Deadline: March 21, 2022
Late Deadline: May 16, 2022
Extended (FINAL) Deadline: June 6, 2022

Quarter Finalists will be notified by June 24, 2022
Semifinalists will be notified no later than July 8, 2022.
Finalists will be notified by email no later than July 22, 2022. Winners in each category will be announced at the Screenwriting Competition Awards Ceremony during the festival in October 2022.

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Founded in 1969 as the Sinking Creek Film Celebration, Nashville Film Festival (NashFilm) is one of the longest-running film festivals in the country and one of the most acclaimed festivals in the South. Hosted in Music City, NashFilm attracts enthusiastic film lovers from all across the country and has been praised by film-goers and filmmakers alike for its unique combination of big city festival atmosphere and laid back Southern hospitality.

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