What’s the deadline for applications?
The deadline is May 1st for entries from Kazakhstan, and April 1st – for entries from other countries.
What should be the language of application?
The application should be in English. However, if you cannot send your application in English, we will translate it using our own resources.
ATTENTION: THIS SERVICE IS FREE AND PROVIDED ONLY FOR THE APPLICANTS FROM KAZAKHSTAN.
What are the required documents to participate in the competition?
According to the official rules of the competition, the application should include one file in Adobe PDF format with the name of the project. This file should contain the following:
a) Application and agreement filled in and signed by you.
b) Film draft on one page (font size no smaller than 10) with a short description of the project, a two-paragraph plot and key elements (tone, style, form, attachments, etc.) that the screenwriter(-s)/author(-s) consider relevant to the project.
c) The screenwriter(-s)/author(-s) biography on one page (font size no smaller than 10).
ATTENTION: FULL SCRIPT IS NOT TO BE SUBMITTED AT THIS STAGE!
Do I need to have a special education to take part in the competition?
No, if you are a participant from Kazakhstan. Yes, if you are a participant from another country.
Can screenplays of genres other than action participate in the competition?
Can I send several applications with different screenplays?
Certainly! We welcome active participants!
Can I send only a part of required documents, and send the rest in a few days/weeks/a month?
No. You need to send the full completed file in Adobe PDF format.
Will my application be published on the website?
No. The applications contain information that we cannot disclose to the website visitors.
Is it necessary to send the files in Adobe PDF format or can I just send a letter with text.
According to the competition rules, you should send the file in Adobe PDF format.
Where can I find detailed information on the competition and on how I can participate?
On our website, under the Screenplay Competition heading.