2019 Grand Prize Winner and Finalists
"Absolutely thrilled with the level of individual attention this festival provides. They were very communicative about what I could expect after my selection, and they followed through on what they promised. This is a great festival at a great value that I'd encourage all aspiring screenwriters to take part in."
"Edinburgh, birthplace of mankind's best inventions, knows a good idea when they see one. Proud to be part."
"Great competition and very responsive staff!"
2019's winner received a personal introduction and one hour consultation to Fred Richter at Tradition Pictures.
Grand Prize Winner!
Men by Rebecca Dreyfus
Worthy by Mary & Ryan Griffitts
Desert 10 by Zach Tomlinson
My Sex Life by Rosalyn Rosen
Troy Town by Matthew Barker
Possum by Lyndal Simpson
Perry by RJ Watson
Stalag Dixie by L Morris
The Wild Heart of Alaska by Mary Albanese
Integrated Offender by Kathy Krantz Stewart & Manjit Bhangoo
Twilight Sleep by Alan Lambert
True Destiny by Joe Leone
D.N.A. by Skatz Baxter
Tony and Annette by Daisy Eagan
Shooting Palmer by Angie Louise & Sue Corcoran
2018 Spring Grand Prize Winner and Finalists
"This competition has given us the push we need. Thank you to everyone at Edinburgh Screenwriting Competition"
"A great competition with real potential to be seen and read."
"Great contest. Nice awards. It was an honor to be part of it. Great follow through on introductions."
Grand Prize Winner!
Jim Carroll - Black Easter Resurrection
Joe Graham - The Return of Finlay MacQueen
Michelle Lindsay-Baharie & Rob Baharie - Fame Hungry
The Queendom by Olha Onyshko
The Gospel According to Charlie by Kamal John Iskander
Confirmation by Adam C. Vorenkamp
1933 by Marc Anderson
Sentinels of Tzurac by James Raven and Danielle Kaheaku
Clay by Ash J. Louis
The Venetian Equivalency by Alvin Easter
Elephant and Castle by Samuel Bernstein
The Lotus Eaters by Tatjana Soli
The Last Indian War by Michael Graf
The Contestant by James H. Hibbard
Rebound by Warren Paul Glover
The Hidden Truth by Milva Scollo
Ephemeral by Juan Armijos
Terrordise by V.N. Alexander