After working through almost 100 scripts and 3 rounds of judging, the RESULTS of the 2014 Harvardwood Screenwriting Competition are finally in!
First, a big congratulations to all FINALISTS – choosing between the best scripts was difficult in every category. Once again, the quality of your writing speaks for itself.
Also, a huge thank-you to everybody who helped out as JUDGES in this competition. You’ll remain anonymous as promised, but we’re grateful that you lent us your time and expertise.
Without further ado...
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FEATURE SCREENPLAY CATEGORY
The Race for Television - Nicholas Paleologos
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ONE-HOUR TV PILOT CATEGORY
Baghdad - Anna Fishko
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HALF-HOUR TV PILOT CATEGORY
Year of the Tiger - Kathleen Chen & William Brian Polk
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ONE-ACT PLAY CATEGORY
Win Win - Paul D'Andrea
These talented writers were selected by a panel of television executives, writers, producers, agents, and managers. The writers were judged for excellence in categories that included marketability and originality. Each writer will receive a cash prize and a one-on-one mentorship, in addition to being recruited by Hollywood's hottest productions and considered for representation at the biggest talent agencies.
This year's mentors include:
- Carolyn Cassidy - Senior VP, Comedy Development, Fox
- Adam Fratto - Exec. VP, Pukeko Pictures / Weta Workshop
- Nicky Weinstock - President, Invention Films; creative head of 10/90 Television at Lionsgate
- Pier Talenti - Resident Dramaturg / Literary Manager at Center Theatre Group