January 2017 Script Challenge Results

Congratulations to the finalists in the January 2017 Script Challenge: Paul Coleman           “Bits and Pieces” David Erickson         “Insure All Monsters” Randy Holland          “Bunker Buddies” Now a new out-of-state judge will choose the winner from the group of …

December Script Challenge Finalists

SWW announces the three finalists for the December 2016 2nd round of the Script Challenge. The genre was Horror. Jon Leininger             Crossroads Deane Morrison        The Box Dick Zonneveld          Dawn Never Comes The third and final round deadline is January 15th for comedy genre short scripts.

November Script Challenge Finalists

SWW announces the three finalists for the November 2016 1st round of the Script Challenge. The genre was Romance. James Chadwick      As a Last Resort Dick Zonnefeld        Imperfect 10 Amber Patton          Six Months Deadline for the 2nd round is December 15th …

Nov. 15, 2016 Panel Discussion & Annual Meeting

SwW is happy to announce an informal yet powerful Screenwriting Panel Discussion November 15th, 2016 from 7:00pm – 8:00pm at MCTC in ‘the studio’, Room T4040. Join us in welcoming local, talented screenwriters Patricia Fox, Andy Froemke, and Wenonah Wilms as they candidly field questions and discuss the craft of screenwriting, career …

2017 Short Script Challenge Now Open

Ready to hone your genre skills?!? Screenwriters’ Workshop is excited to announce the new Short Script Challenge 2017! For screenwriters, there will be three contest months—with a different genre to write in every month—all geared towards winning the overall grand prize of $500. Writers are encouraged to enter a new short script …

2017 Feature Contest Now Open

Screenwriters’ Workshop is pleased to announce its Sixth Annual Feature Script Contest is now open for entries. The goal is to create a script that could be produced for a budget of no more than $250,000 somewhere in Minnesota. This contest offers the inspiration and opportunity for writers to hone …

2016 Feature Contest Winners

Screenwriters’ Workshop & Twin Cities Film Fest announce the winner of our annual feature script contest: Angela Andrist for Summer of ’79. Congratulations! Second place: Pete Groynom Third Place: Karen Frank Congratulations everyone! Thanks to all who entered the contest and keep writing! Results were announced and prizes awarded at a …

Feature Contest Finalists 2016

The top 5 finalists of the 2016 SWW Feature Script Contest in alphabetical order by writer’s name: Summer of ’79 by Angela Andrist The Land of Milk and Hotdish by Karen Frank Home More, Homeless by Pete Groynom People of Earth by Pete Groynom Settling the Books by Russ Meyer …