MoviePoet.com announces the winners of the December 2010 short script open challenge.
“Sleighbells & Cigarettes” by Jem Rowe ~ First Place
When Santa Claus is murdered, Rudolph takes it upon himself to find the killer.
“Elegy of Emptiness” by Paul De Vrijer & Travis DeStein ~ Second Place
An astronaut playboy gets a glimpse of true love moments before his death.
“Private Property” by Marnie Mitchell Lister ~ Third Place
A young man ends up on the run when he tries to protect his mother from a crazed land owner.
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