MoviePoet.com announces the winners of the May 2009 short script competition. Your script must be an adaptation of a Brothers Grimm fairy tale. The title of your script must be the same as the original work.
“Simeli Mountain” by Kyle Patrick Johnson ~ First Place
A greedy man uses a memory-defective poor man as an avenue to wealth before the Cosmos rights itself. Adapted from the Grimm Brothers’ story of the same name.
“God’s Food” by MJ Hermanny ~ Second Place
The wife of a newly appointed SS member has a devastating secret to hide.
“Sleeping Beauty” by Jon Hill ~ Third Place
A private detective is manipulated by an old flame into rescuing a friend in trouble. But is all what it seems?
Each month, Movie Poet runs a free online five page screenplay contest. On the first of each month a new contest is announced. During that month, you can enter your script. During the next month, you can read, vote, and comment on all the entries. Finally, during the third month, the results are announced.
Head on over to Movie Poet and give it a go. – Don