Massive congratulations to our overall winners and to those of you who placed in the top 20% as finalists!

Making the final decisions was extremely difficult because the standard of screenwriting and the quality of films on display was absolutely phenomenal. We were overwhelmed by the brilliant ideas, fantastic story-telling, mesmerizing dialogue and memorable characters which were presented. 


A huge thank you to every single one of you who entered. Although we are sorry for your disappointment if you didn't make it as a winner or place as a finalist, we sincerely hope you still enjoyed taking part in the contest and found your judge's feedback constructive.


All screenplay winners will be contacted via email with full details of their prizes.


If you were selected as a screenplay finalist, we will also be contacting you regarding your entitlement to an exclusive publishing offer.


All film-makers who placed as winners and selected finalists will be contacted shortly regarding a film distribution offer via's Amazon Prime Video collective.

We hope to see you again for our next Film & Screenplay contest, which is open for entries now!



First place:
The Wreck - Dennis O'Neil
Second place:
Monster Island - Jessica Gibbons
Third place:
Strangeways - Stuart Palacios

10 x additional winners:
Puppet Mom - Laura Merli
Goodnight - Harry William Maston Foskett
The (Love) Potion - Elena Fabri
In-Between - Glenn Lissner
Echo - Haley McCoy
Lost Years - Nathan Jefferson Neighbors
Checklist - Ian Horton
Domain  - Julian Gooch
One Night In The Ivy - Antoinette Dobbs
Catfish - Maria Keene

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First place:
Prince Charming - Faye Henry
Second place:
A Wicked Way - Samuel Nelson
Third place:
Scarecrow Jim - Edward McCarthy

10 x additional winners:
Suppressing Bundy - Kenneth Dwayne Perkins
The Candy Notes - Juliano Angeliano
Frank Is Mine - Christian J. Hearn
Psycho Supper - Tanya Klein
Tag - Nyle Cavazos Garcia
Perfect Pete - Curtis Harris
The Weatherman - Siobhan Buck
Boo - Ayden Stott
The Changing of the Guard - Niall Wall
Whispers - Ava Hass



Best Film - Spirits, directed by Matthew Catanzano

Best Director - Christopher Cox, We're Not Safe Here

Best Actor - J.D. Starnes, Hero

Best Actress - Valeri Bates, They're Here

Best Baddy - Madeleine Dee, Blacked Box

Best Special Effects - First Blood, directed by Olivia Loccisano 



Best Film - Ladykiller TV,
directed by Jeremy Spencer and Michael Su

Best Director - John Russo, Tame

Best Actor - Oliver Byrne, Freeze Frame

Best Actress - Adriana Chechik, Ladykiller TV

Best Supporting Actor - Nick Beckett, Footsteps

Best Supporting Actress - Abella Danger, Ladykiller TV

Best Baddy - Glen Hayes, Messages

Best Special Effects - Dash

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