Fiction Podcast Competition 2021

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Conference Registration Discounts For Entrants
All entrants receive a discount on Conference Registration. Second Rounders and above receive greater discounts. If you register now and advance (notification letters sent through postal mail by mid-September), we’ll gladly refund you the difference.


Producers Badge $525 (reg $595)
Conference Badge 315 (reg $475)
For more information about the 2021 Screenwriters Conference, click here
Pitch Ticket $25.00
Lunch Ticket $70.00 <-- must purchase a Producers or Conference Badge with a lunch ticket
Film And Food Ticket $95.00
Entry Fee:
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Discount Code:
AFF Members receive $5 off their entry fee.
If you are a member, call our office at 512-478-4795 to receive the discount code.


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Upload Screenplay file in a PDF format 5mb limit

Before uploading your script, please make sure you include the following in your PDF file:

  • A cover sheet with only the TITLE of the screenplay
  • The author's name must not appear anywhere in the script in order to preserve anonymity in the judging process.
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Competition Certification
  • I/We have read all of the rules & regulations, understand, and have complied with these rules.
  • I/We warrant the submission of my/our original work and that there are no disputes regarding the ownership of the submission.
  • I/We also warrant the submitted material does not defame or invade the rights of any person living or dead. I/We indemnify the AFF against any claim made for such violations of law.
  • To the best of my/our knowledge, all the statements herein are true and correct.
  • I/We understand that failure to adhere to the competition rules and regulations will result in disqualification and forfeiture of entry fee.
  • I/We acknowledge that once an entry payment has been processed, AFF will not provide a refund
  • If a badge was purchased along with the entry fee, I/We acknowledge that I/we have reviewed the Refund Policy.
  • I/We agree to hold the AFF harmless from and defend them against all claims, demands, losses, damages, judgments, liabilities, and expenses (including attorney’s fees) arising out of or in connection with any and all claims of third parties, whether or not groundless, based on any screenplay/film submitted to the AFF or on any screenplay/film developed out of such submission.
  • No revisions will be accepted once entry has been received.
  • I/We understand the Reader Notes that may be provided for my/our script are complimentary, do not require an additional fee, and are not a required part of my/our entry fee in the competition.
  • By entering the competition, I/we understand my/our e-mail address will be added to AFF's e-mail list.

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