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Rules & Submission Guidelines


•Open to all writers 18 and over.

•Limited to first 500 entries

•Screenplays must not have been previously optioned, produced, or purchased prior to submission.

•Screenplays must be original work of applicant(s).

•Winning screenplay submissions written by 2 or more writers require all awards to be divided equally among the writers.

•Screenplays must be in English.

•Entrants must submit a completed entry form containing a Synopsis and Logline, screenplay and  the appropriate fee according to the posted deadlines.

•Multiple submissions are accepted but each submission requires a separate entry form and fee.

•Finalists must then submit the entire screenplay within 7 days of the posted Finals Announcement\Notification.

•Finalists screenplays must be between 85 - 120 pages and be copywritten or registered with WGA\WGC. - Writer(s) should retain 1 copy of original script.

•The-GreenLight.com is not responsible for screenplays lost in cyber space, or stolen. (but if you have paid, and your submission is lost we'll work it out if you can provide the payment details.)

•Judges decisions are final.  

•Electronic submissions only via the online entry form and email.

•Prizes may not be substituted unless agreed upon by the writer(s) and the-GreenLight.com.

•The-GreenLight.com reserves the right to cancel the contest due to lack of interest.  Any fees collected will be refunded promptly to the Writer(s).  Notification of contest cancellation will be made on the day following the Final Deadline. (Threshold is 14 entries min.)

•Submission of entry form and fees implies explicit  acceptance and consent to the contest rules as listed above.

Rules Fees & Deadlines