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HollyShorts Film Festival (HSFF) is an annual short film festival showcasing the best and brightest short films and short screenplays from around the globe. The festival showcases the top short films produced 40 minutes or less and is looking for the best short screenplays 20 pages or less.

The 4th annual HollyShorts Screenplay Contest is part of the 13th annual HollyShorts Film Festival (August 10-19, 2017). We are looking for short screenplays 20 pages or less. All Semi Finalists will be announced and invited to the festival with an all access pass.


Top 3 screenplays will be announced/awarded at the HollyShorts Awards Ceremony @ Harmony Gold Theater and the winning 1st place grand prize script receives a production deal courtesy of Evil Slave and Final Draft software for the top 3 winners. The completed short will screen at the 2018 HollyShorts Film Festival at the TCL Chinese Theatres.  



TV Pilot - Semi Finalists - 08/04/2017
TV Pilot - Winners - 08/19/2017

Short - Semi Finalists - 08/04/2017
Short - Winners - 08/19/2017

Web Series - Semi Finalists - 08/04/2017
Web Series - Winners - 08/19/2017


TV Pilot [1-20 pages]
- All Genres

Short [1-20 pages]
- All Genres

Web Series [1-20 pages]
- All Genres

Languages: English
Tags: Cash, Resource, Seminar, Software, Workshops, Other, Short, 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, Adaptation