AUSTIN FILM FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES AMC AS RETURNING SPONSOR FOR
THE 2023 ONE-HOUR PILOT AWARD
AMC returns as the official sponsor and judge for the One-Hour Pilot Award of the 2023 Teleplay Competition. The AMC One-Hour Pilot Award is open to any pilot script written in the one-hour format for an original television series. AMC will review the top scripts submitted in the category and will determine the semifinalists, finalists, and winners. Finalists will be given the opportunity to meet with a representative from AMC during this year’s Conference (October 26 – November 2) or over the phone at a later date.
- Requires an additional $25 entry fee
- Must first be entered in either the Drama or Comedy Pilot categories
- Scripts must be 45 pages minimum to be considered
About Austin Film Festival Screenplay Competition
Entering its thirtieth year, Austin Film Festival & Writers Conference is a non-profit organization dedicated to furthering the art, craft and business of writers and filmmakers and recognizing their contributions to film, television, theater, and new media. AFF champions the work of aspiring and established storytellers by providing unique cultural events and services, enhancing public awareness and participation, and encouraging dynamic and long-lasting community partnerships. This project is supported in part by the Texas Commission on the Arts. The 30th Annual Austin Film Festival will take place October 26 – November 2, 2023. All attendees and events are based on permitting schedules and are subject to change and/or cancellation without notice. Badges and passes are available for purchase online at www.austinfilmfestival.com or by phone at 1-800-310-FEST.
Screenplay and Teleplay Deadlines
Early Bird Deadline: March 23
Regular Deadline: April 18
Late Deadline: May 25
For questions, please contact our Screenplay & Teleplay Competition Director at 1-800-310-3378 or email@example.com.