Dallas Screenwriting Competition

Winners

Listed below are the winners for the 2021 Dallas Screenwriting Competition. Congratulations to all of our writers and thank you for your submissions!

 

Our readers are experienced industry professionals from Hollywood's top agencies, and our judges panel consists of award-winning writers and producers. 

Feature scripts

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Grand Prize

BFF's Never Die

K. Jennifer Ilagan

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Runner Up

Van 59

Brian Trotter

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Finalist

Scuppernongs

Lynne Ashe

Short Scripts

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Grand Prize

Happy Ending Retirement Home

Kirsty Budding

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Runner Up

Identification

Larry Collins

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Finalist

The Last Prophet

Christopher Celestin

hour/Half Hour Pilots

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Grand Prize

The Ties that Bind

Haley Dercher

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Runner Up

Half-Assed

Tracie Laymon

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Finalist

Betsy and the Emperor

Staton Rabin

Script to screen

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Grand Prize

(S)hit Squad

Harry Hunsicker