Deadline: Various deadlines. Green Stories Writing Competitions are a free set of competitions with prizes, open to all, looking for radio plays (deadline 12/7/2019), film screenplay (deadline Sept 2019) and TV series/drama (deadline Nov 2019). Writers are asked to write stories that present positive visions of what a sustainable society might look like, or integrate green characters, policies, solutions etc. in the backdrop of an otherwise mainstream story.
Deadline: Midnight on 6th July 2019. Writer submissions are open for the Director's Club Showcase 'The Faces of One Day' on Monday 29th July at Southwark Playhouse. Submit 5-7 minute monologues, duologues, or short plays with a maximum of 4 characters which explore the concept that all the characters in the play are speaking to the same person across the course of one day.
Northern Ireland Screen - 3 Opportunities: New Shorts Focus, New Writer Focus 2019-20 and Shorts to Features 2019-20
Deadlines: Friday 21st June at 5pm, Sunday 23rd June at midnight and Friday 5th July at 5pm. Northern Ireland Screen are currently seeking applications for three opportunities - New Shorts Focus, New Writer Focus 2019-20 and Shorts to Features 2019-2020.
Read these scripts from the BBC TV Drama archive.
Read this script from the BBC TV Drama archive.