Awards

The Winner of the 2017 Competition will receive $100 and SCFI will help secure acquisition of the documentary.

Each applicant will receive an e-mail notifying them of the documentary competition results.

Each entry will receive one movie review.

 

Eligibility

Submitted documentary films must be original and the sole property of the applicant(s).

All ages are eligible.

All entries must be in English.

Documentary films must be between 30 and 130 minutes in length. Absolutely no exceptions.

There is no limit to the number of documentary films you may submit.

You may submit a documentary film as many times as you want.

If a submitted documentary film becomes optioned, produced or purchased between the time of submission and the end of the judging period, that documentary film will no longer be eligible.

 

SUBMISSION DEADLINES

Feb 1, 2017
Early bird Deadline
15.00

Feb 15, 2017
Regular Deadline
20.00

Feb 28, 2017
Late Deadline
25.00​

2017 SC DOCUMENTARY CONTEST

Awards

The Winner of the 2017 Competition will receive $100 and SCFI will help secure acquisition of the animations.

Each applicant will receive an e-mail notifying them of the animator competition results.

Each entry will receive one analysis.

 

Eligibility

Submitted animations must be original and the sole property of the applicant(s).

Ages 18+ are eligible.

All entries must be in English

There is no limit to the number of animations you may submit.

You may submit an animation as many times as you want.

If a submitted animation becomes optioned, produced or purchased between the time of submission and the end of the judging period, that screenplay will no longer be eligible.

 

SUBMISSION DEADLINES

Aug 1, 2017
Early bird Deadline
15.00

Aug 15, 2017
Regular Deadline
20.00

Aug 29, 2017
Late Deadline
25.00

2017 ANIMATIONS CONTEST

Awards

The Winner of the 2017 Competition will receive $100 and SCFI will help secure acquisition of the short script.

Each applicant will receive an e-mail notifying them of the writing competition results.

Each entry will receive one analysis.

 

Eligibility

Submitted scripts must be original short screenplays, and the sole property of the applicant(s).

All ages are eligible.

All entries must be in English.

Short screenplays must be between 5 and 45 pages in length. Absolutely no exceptions.

There is no limit to the number of screenplays you may submit.

You may submit a screenplay as many times as you want.

All entries must be uploaded in PDF format.

Screenplays will not be returned.

If a submitted screenplay becomes optioned, produced or purchased between the time of submission and the end of the judging period, that screenplay will no longer be eligible.

 

SUBMISSION DEADLINES

​​May 1, 2017
Early bird Deadline
15.00

May 15, 2017
Regular Deadline
20.00

May 29, 2017
Late Deadline
25.00

2017 SC COMIC SCRIPT CONTEST

2017 SC VIDEO GAME CONTEST

2017 SC SHORT SCRIPT CONTEST

2017 SC ANIMATIONS CONTEST

2017 SC SHORT FILM CONTEST

2017 COMIC SCRIPT CONTEST
2017 DOCUMENTARY CONTEST

Awards

The Winner of the 2017 Competition will receive $100 and SCFI will help secure acquisition of the music video.

Each applicant will receive an e-mail notifying them of the music video competition results.

Each entry will be submitted to MTV, VH1, REVOLT, and other media outlets

 

Eligibility

Submitted music videos must be original songs, and the sole property of the applicant(s).

Ages 18+ are eligible.

All entries must be in English

There is no limit to the number of music videos you may submit.

You may submit a music video as many times as you want.

If a submitted music video’s song becomes optioned, produced or purchased between the time of submission and the end of the judging period, that music video will no longer be eligible.

 

SUBMISSION DEADLINES

Apr 1, 2017
Early bird Deadline
15.00

Apr 15, 2017
Regular Deadline
20.00

Apr 28, 2017
Late Deadline
25.00

 

Awards

The Winner of the 2017 Competition will receive $100 and SCFI will help secure acquisition of the short film.

Each applicant will receive an e-mail notifying them of the short film competition results.

Each entry will receive one film review.

 

Eligibility


Submitted movies must be original and the sole property of the applicant(s).

All ages are eligible.

All entries must be in English.

Short films must be between 5 and 45 minutes in length. Absolutely no exceptions.

There is no limit to the number of movies you may submit.

You may submit a movie as many times as you want.

If a submitted movie becomes optioned, produced or purchased between the time of submission and the end of the judging period, that movie will no longer be eligible.

 

SUBMISSION DEADLINES


Jun 1, 2017
Early bird Deadline
15.00

Jun 15, 2017
Regular Deadline
20.00

Jun 29, 2017
Late Deadline
25.00

2017 SCREENPLAY CONTEST
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2017 MUSIC VIDEO CONTEST

FILMMAKER CONTEST

2017 SC MUSIC VIDEO CONTEST

2017 SHORT FILM CONTEST
2017 SHORT SCRIPT CONTEST

Awards

The Winner of the 2017 Competition will receive $100 and SCFI will help secure acquisition of the comic script.

Each applicant will receive an e-mail notifying them of the writing competition results.

Each entry will receive one analysis.

 

Eligibility

Submitted scripts must be original comic screenplays, and the sole property of the applicant(s).

All ages are eligible.

All entries must be in English

Comic screenplays must be between 65 and 150 pages in length. Absolutely no exceptions.

There is no limit to the number of screenplays you may submit.

You may submit a screenplay one time and resubmit that screenplay once.

All entries must be uploaded in PDF format.

Screenplays will not be returned.

If a submitted screenplay becomes optioned, produced or purchased between the time of submission and the end of the judging period, that screenplay will no longer be eligible.

 

SUBMISSION DEADLINES

Jul 1, 2017
Early bird Deadline
15.00

Jul 15, 2017
Regular Deadline

20.00

Jul 29, 2017
Late Deadline
25.00

Awards

The Winner of the 2017 Competition will receive $100 and SCFI will help secure acquisition of the video game.

Each applicant will receive an e-mail notifying them of the video game competition results.

Each entry will receive one analysis.

 

Eligibility

Submitted video games  must be original and the sole property of the applicant(s).

All ages are eligible.

All entries must be in English

There is no limit to the number of video games you may submit.

You may submit a video game and many times as you want.

If a submitted video game becomes optioned, produced or purchased between the time of submission and the end of the judging period, that screenplay will no longer be eligible.

 

SUBMISSION DEADLINES

Sept 1, 2017
Early bird Deadline
15.00


Sept 15, 2017
Regular Deadline
20.00


Sept 29, 2017
Late Deadline
25.00

2017 SC SCREENPLAY CONTEST

2017 VIDEO GAME CONTEST

 

Awards

The Winner of the 2017 Competition will receive $100 and SCFI will help secure acquisition of the screenplay.


Each applicant will receive an e-mail notifying them of the writing competition results.

Each entry will receive one analysis.

 

Eligibility

Submitted scripts must be original screenplays, and the sole property of the applicant(s).

Ages 18+ are eligible.

All entries must be in English.

Feature screenplays must be between 75 and 95 pages in length. Absolutely no exceptions.

There is no limit to the number of screenplays you may submit.

You may submit a screenplay as many times as you want.

All entries must be uploaded in PDF format.

Screenplays will not be returned.

If a submitted screenplay becomes optioned, produced or purchased between the time of submission and the end of the judging period, that screenplay will no longer be eligible.

 

Dec 1, 2016
Early bird Deadline
15.00

Dec 15, 2016
Regular Deadline
20.00

Dec 29, 2016
Late Deadline
25.00

        South Carolina Film Institute