The 2019 Write/LA annual screenwriting competition - presented by LA Screenwriter & LiveRead/LA - is open for entries!
This post originally appeared on Write/LA. We are positively thrilled to announce the three grand prize winners of the inaugural Write/LA screenwriting competition. These writers have all shown tremendous talent and dedication to their craft. As fate would have it, the three winners have written a half-hour pilot, an hour pilot, and a feature screenplay... Continue Reading →
Over the weekend, Write/LA -- the annual screenwriting competition that we co-launched this year with LiveRead/LA -- proudly announced the eight writers / writing teams who have reached the finals of our inaugural competition! Check out the official announcement on the Write/LA website. Congratulations to these wonderful writers who will each receive written feedback on... Continue Reading →
The 2018 Write/LA semifinalists were announced yesterday on our partner site, Write/LA. We couldn't be more excited for these creative and hard-working writers. Congratulations, semifinalists! We’re excited to announce the eight finalists on December 1. The 2018 Write/LA Semifinalists Nick Alverson – Strength Ryan Braund – Screenplay.exe Michi Broman – Palm Beach Arcade Natalie DeJohn & Chandra... Continue Reading →
The fifty quarterfinalists for the inaugural season of Write/LA have been announced! Check out the official announcement on Write/LA, or take a peak at the list below. For making it to the quarterfinals, each of these writers will receive two tickets to our invite-only grand prize live read event in Los Angeles this January. They... Continue Reading →
As we approach our final contest deadline on September 2, we are thrilled to announce Write/LA’s first five Industry Insiders: Daniela Gonzalez – Literary Manager, Circle of Confusion Shawn Boxe – Writer, Silicon Valley Monica Levinson – President of Production, ShivHans Pictures (Trumbo, Beirut, Captain Fantastic) Greg Schmidt – Vice President of Production, Truant Pictures Krista Carpenter –... Continue Reading →
by Ashley Scott Meyers In this week's episode I talk with Steve Deering about is recent option through the SYS Select Database. Steve also offers up some great insight into common problems that screenwriters make, and offers up some potential solutions to the problems. You can listen to the audio portion of the podcast by... Continue Reading →
by Angela Bourassa (@angelabourassa1) This has been months in the making, and I am thrilled to finally announce that LA Screenwriter has partnered with LiveRead/LA to launch an annual international screenwriting competition called Write/LA. With new screenwriting contests popping up every week, I have long resisted the idea of LA Screenwriter launching an annual competition.... Continue Reading →