MoviePoet.com announces the winners of the July 2009 short script competition. The script must end with the following lines:
Try to get some sleep.
Taylor smiles as Parker closes the trunk.
“The Obsidian Key Part 4: Hocknot’s Loot” by Micah Ricke ~ First Place
Two siblings fight to escape a goblin bent on retrieving his treasure from the outer-world, and in the process, learn that there’s more to the treasure and their grandmother, than meets the eye.
“Different Strings” by Jon Hill ~ Second Place
A jaded rock star becomes disillusioned with life in the fast lane.
“A Perfect Match” by Sally Meyer ~ Third Place
After a tragic accident, a mother is forced to make a decision that will affect her life forever.
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