Thursday, May 18, 2017

2017 Book Pipeline Competition

The 4th Annual Book Pipeline Competition is searching for authors with material appropriate
for film or television adaptation. The winning writer receives $10,000 and circulation to Lakeshore Entertainment (Million Dollar BabyAmerican Pastoral), QC Entertainment (Get OutPride and Prejudice and Zombies), Good Fear Film + Management (RingsPolaroid), and other top production companies, managers, and agencies best-suited for developing the selected projects.
Continuing to build upon the success of the Script Pipeline writing competitions, which have discovered hundreds of new writers over the past 17 years, Book Pipeline aims to deliver unique, compelling stories to the industry–with the specific intent of getting them on the fast-track to film and television production. The contest is open to all genres, and both new and established writers may enter.
Acceptable entries include:
  • Novels
  • Non-fiction
  • Plays
  • Graphic Novels and comics
  • Book proposals or pitches (fiction or non-fiction)
  • Short stories
– Material may be published or unpublished; if published, the film AND television rights must be available.
– Book Pipeline does not take a percentage of any future option or sale of your work, and all rights remain with the author, regardless of their final placement in the competition.
– Any genre accepted, including children’s books and projects intended for animation.