Attention screenwriters! The Black Hollywood Education and
Resource Center is now accepting submissions for its first
annual screenwriting competition.
Submissions must be original
screenplays of 90-120 pages and will be accepted only by mail
postmarked by midnight, September 30, 2004.
The BHERC will select 10 runners-up who will each receive
2 passes to the African American Film Market Place in Hollywood,
CA November 5th –7th. One grand prizewinner will receive
A writing mentor (who will be announced at the festival).
• A one-year membership to the Organization of Black
• 2 meetings, one with a Story Editor and another
with a Development Executive from film production
companies to discuss the selected script.
• A live staged reading of the selected script at the
African American Film Marketplace performed by
professional actors and directed by an independent film
• 2 passes to the African American Film Marketplace.
rules and guidelines