“Set in Philadelphia” Screenwriting Competition (SIP), which is presented by the Greater Philadelphia Film Office, is open to all screenwriters, world-wide, who submit a feature length screenplay OR an original TV pilot length screenplay to be shot in the Greater Philadelphia Metropolitan Area. All genres will be accepted. Scripts will be judged on their overall quality, and the extent to which they project “shootability” in the Greater Philadelphia region. SIP Finalist Judges are high profile Producers, Writers and Actors who have a Philadelphia connection.
SIP 2017 is open for hard copy or electronic submissions.
Deadlines: March 6 (Early-$45 check payment, $47 electronic, includes processing fee)
& April 3 (Final- $65 check payment, $67 electronic, includes processing fee)
Unstaged Reading, a free workshop featuring professional Philadelphia based actors interpreting the 2016 Grand Prize winner The Forgotten, will be offered on March 14.
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