Contests

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Feature
Registration ended: 10/01/2015
Contest Begins: 08/20/2015   Ends: 10/01/2015
FEE: $50/$45 Registration Expired

Circus Road Films is in search of a great project to produce! 

 

Circus Road Films was founded in 2006 by esteemed producer Glen Reynolds to provide strategic advisory services to independent filmmakers. Reynolds has sold over 500 narrative and documentary feature films, with many films premiering at Sundance, Slamdance, SXSW, Tribeca, LAFF and Toronto. Buyers include Fox, Sony, Universal, Lionsgate, Magnolia, IFC, Oscilloscope, Phase 4, Drafthouse, Image, Anchor Bay, HBO, Showtime, Starz, Lifetime and Syfy.

 

Circus Road Films' clients and co-producers have included:

  • Ram Bergman (Brick, Looper, Don Jon)
  • Craig Brewer (Hustle & Flow)
  • Rick Jaffa and Amanda Silver (Rise of the Planet of the Apes)
  • Mike Flanagan (Oculus)
  • Arnold Rifkin (Live Free or Die Hard)
  • Richard Shepard (The Matador)
  • Jonathan Stern (Children’s Hospital)
  • Adam Wingard (You’re Next, V/H/S)

Background

Glen Reynolds has produced, co-produced and executive produced 17 feature films including Conversations with Other Women starring Aaron Eckhart and Helena Bonham Carter, which premiered at the Telluride Film Festival. Reynolds earned a JD from the University of Texas at Austin and a BA in English from New York University. He is also a graduate of the Neighborhood Playhouse in New York.

 

Circus Road Films has produced and sold films that star:

  • Tim Allen
  • Selma Blair
  • Helena Bonham Carter
  • Adrian Brody
  • Louis CK
  • Bradley Cooper
  • David Cross
  • Emily Deschanel
  • Zooey Deschanel
  • Aaron Eckhart
  • Danny Glover
  • Adrian Grenier
  • Lukas Haas
  • Mila Jovovich
  • Sarah Silverman
  • Julia Stiles
  • Olivia Wilde

...to name a few!  

 

The top finalist will win not just $5000 in cash, but the opportunity to have their screenplay optioned for production. This is a contest that doesn't just get you a prize and a winning title. This is a contest that will get you a career. 

 

Announcements

Feature - Finalists - 02/01/2015
Feature - Semi-finalists - 11/01/2015
Feature - Winner - 03/01/2015

Categories/Genres

Feature [80-200 pages]
- All Genres

Languages: English
Tags: Cash, Feature, North America, We accept Student writers, Action, Adventure, Animation, Biography, Children, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Historical, Horror, Mystery/Suspense, Romance, Science Fiction, Sports, Thriller, Western, Network / Industry Connections