High Scribe


The top three 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.



  • All submissions must be accompanied by a logline and a non-refundable entry fee.
  • Artistic statements, resumes and bios are also welcome but not required.
  • Applicants must submit ONE (1) copy of their screenplay or PDF file. (Please submit entire script)
  • Multiple entries are permissible, but each entry must be accompanied by a separate entry and fee.
  • Submissions will not be returned.
  • All fees are nonrefundable.
  • All works must be original and unproduced as of January 1st, 2018
  • Finalists will be notified by February 23th


Regular Deadline: December 13th, 2017
Late Deadline: January 17th, 2018
Final Deadline: February 16th, 2018

* Filmmakers are encouraged to submit as early as possible.

Questions? Contact us at info@sunvalleyfilmfestival.org.