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Friday, October 31, 2008

The October One Week Challenge Selectee is… - posted by Don

The October One Week Challenge (OWC) theme this month was, “It is October 31st and a community is being invaded, however everyone thinks it’s a hoax. Two kids know the real truth… “. The genre was Young Adult.

As has been mentioned repeatedly, the OWC is a challenge, not a contest. There are no winners, however, if you take up the challenge to write a script in one you, you are, by definition, a winner. You can read all thirty-one of the winning scripts here.

As is tradition, one winning script is selected to be audio performed. The selection process varies. This month, the scripts were selected with the aid of two young adults who read a selection of scripts and picked six, of which three were sent to The folks at made the final script selection.

The selected script is Mister Schultz’s Zombie Army by Phil Clarke Jr. .

Mikey and Bobby are the only ones who can stop the mad scientist next door. (11 pages in pdf format)

You can read the pdf version of the script here. You can discuss this script and all the OWC entries here.

So, turn up your speakers or put on your headset and click the play button below and listen to the script read by

Let me know you thoughts on the Discussion Board.

Thank you for sponsoring the challenge.

2 Comments so far


SimplyScripts - Movie Scripts and Screenplays » Screenwriter Expo field report
November 14th, 2008 at 7:41 pm

[…] which was one of the exhibitors at the Expo. Word has it that they are using one of the OWC selected scripts as a demo. has been a great supporter of the SimplyScripts One Week […]


SimplyScripts - Movie Scripts and Screenplays » Original Scripts for your reading pleasure
December 12th, 2008 at 5:00 pm

[…] has taken his short The Something from the October One Week Challenge and compressed it into a feature. Did something happen 30 years ago or not? Read the d@mn script […]

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