The indie horror scene has been booming recently thanks to acclaimed fright-fests such as “You’re Next,” “The Badadook” and “It Follows,” and now could be your chance to get involved in the exciting genre. ScreenCraft’s Horror Screenplay Contest 2015 is officially accepting submissions through July 1, 2015. Entry fee for each screenplay is $29 until the early deadline on April 15th, and then $49 until final deadline on July 1st. There is no limit to the number of projects you may submit.
The 2015 jury consists of Hollywood’s top representatives and producers of the genre: Ryan Turek, VP of Development at Blumehouse Productions and founder of ShockTilYouDrop.com, Scott Henderson, Agent at Paradigm Talent Agency, Andrew Wilson, Manager at Zero Gravity, and Miles Fineburg, Development Executive at Terror Films.
Cash prizes include up to $2,000 for the first place winner. Head over to the ScreenCraft website for more information, including entry forms, rules and eligibility.