Script Pitch Competition for Young Scottish Screenwriters:  Now Open!

The Edinburgh Short Film Festival are teaming up with the Matthew Martino Benevolent Fund, Screen Academy Scotland and the Scottish Screenwriters group to hold a short film Script Pitch competition with some fabulous prizes!



A winning ticket to the London Screenwriters competition in 2017!
Return flights from Edinburgh to London (Please note: accommodation not included)
Free enrollment to Get Filming’s online screenwriting masterclass
Free listing of the winning screenplay via Inktip
Mentoring from professional film or tv screenwriters (Mentoring will be virtual from an experienced Screen or TV writer, MMBF
currently have 7 volunteer writers on their mentoring team and one of them would be allocated to the winner and runner-up, they would
answer questions offer advise, provide a strategy to boost their writing career.)
NB: For clarity, the rights to the work submitted remain with the creator at all times.


A winning ticket to the 2017 London Screenwriters Festival
Return flights from Edinburgh to London


The finalists will be announced in a few weeks and invited to participate in the Script Pitch Finale at Summerhall on Sunday October 30th and the winner will be announced that evening!


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