MoviePoet.com is proud to announce the winners of their May 2014 short script competition. The theme was “War is Hell” – Tell us a story of war.
“The Wilderness” by William Boehmer ~ First Place
Two enemy soldiers meet in a forest and have to come to terms with their situation.
“Bitte” by John P. Dowgin ~ Second Place
On D-Day, an American private storms the beaches of Normandy bearing a premonition of death.
“Home Field” by Rod Thompson ~ Third Place
Two soldiers, from their hiding place in a Little League dugout, discuss the meaning of war, and the continuity of their way of life.
Each month, Movie Poet runs a free short screenwriting contest. The July contest has just been announced – The theme: “Dinner Time” – Your entire story must take place around a dining room table. Head on over to Movie Poet and give it a go. – Don