Screenwriting Competition — Now Accepting Screenplays
Is your script ready?
Writing screenplays is a beast, so shouldn’t a short screenplay be easier.YES. And I believe they are – if you know what you’re doing.Most people try to do too much in short screenplays. The key is brevity and pacing and story and control and well — the same skills and talents you use in a feature, but now harness yourself even more. Yes. The key to short form screenwriting is control. Are you ready to take control? If you want to prepare your script for Access Sacramento’s upcoming competition, or any other competition, check this out.Scripts are a being accepted for the writer’s competition for the annual “A Place Called Sacramento” Film Festival. Ten family-friendly 10-minute winning scripts will be selected for production over the summer followed by a red-carpet world premiere movie showing on Oct. 3, 2020 at the historic Crest Theatre in downtown Sacramento. Script entries are due Tuesday, March 17 at 5:00 p.m. and may be submitted on-line at or dropped off at the Access Sacramento office at 4623 T Street, Suite A, Sacramento, CA. There is a $20 entry fee.This is what you really need to know…. keep reading.