Attention Screenwriters…submit your scripts!

Silver Creek Writers Residency to sponsor Sun Valley Film Festival’s High Scribe contest for 2017


Sun Valley Film Festival

We’re excited to launch our third year of involvement with one of the hippest and most energetic and accessible film festivals in the country.

Sun Valley Film Festival’s annual screenplay competition and accompanying Screenwriters Lab is a crowd favorite for fans and aspring filmmakers alike. The High Scribe competition provides an opportunity for finalists to receive one-on-one meetings with some of the industry’s finest writers and producers to discuss their work. The High Scribe winner is announced during the lab, and a scene from their script is brought to life with professional actors.

The top threeSun Valley Film Festival Screenwriters Lab High Scribe finalists will enjoy exclusive residency at the SVFF where they are housed and mentored by established screenwriters, included in parties, and provided a Filmmaker’s Pass to the Festival. The High Scribe winner receives a cash prize of $1,000 and invaluable career mentoring from top industry experts.

Past Silver Creek WR’s applicants have not only returned to Sun Valley to premier and screen their films but have established industry relationships that are taking their careers to the next level. Submission deadline is December 8, 2016. Vist sunvalleyfilm for more details and Subscribe at