Supporting women in the film industry by honoring and promoting outstanding screenplays, from mega-budget to micro-budget, studio to independent.


About the Competition

We are looking for standout screenplays by women. The competition awards the writer who pushes the boundaries of cinema with her original, nuanced characters and dynamic storytelling and dialogue. There are no limitations on content or genre. The main character does not have to be female, but the screenwriter does.


Awards

First Place Award:
$1,000
Pitch prep coaching and a Skype pitch to a genre-appropriate executive.


Second Place Award:
$500
Notes and screenplay coverage.


9 finalists will receive screenplay coverage and judges' notes.

Click
to see the 2017 winners
and finalists




Who We Are

Women In Cinema International is a network of women filmmakers: screenwriters, directors, cinematographers and technicians.  Our goal is to help women succeed in the industry through mentorship, networking and by promoting and supporting new work by women.


We are here for you!

Click on the link below to submit your screenplay