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Fresh Voices is a consortium of established industry professionals providing emerging writers with the tools, guidance and opportunities necessary to succeed, while offering the industry a trusted conduit for fresh new material. They strive to discover, encourage and promote the most promising voices in storytelling. Visit their website here www.fresh-voices.com
Sponsored by some of the leading names in the Industry, the Fresh Voices Screenplay Competition has distinguished itself as one the premiere competitions for aspiring screenwriters. This year the competition offers over $20,000 in cash and prizes including consideration by top production companies and senior executives. In addition, Fresh Voices awards winning writers with career consultation, screenplay development packages, screenwriting software, subscriptions to invaluable industry websites, tracking boards and databases; all the tools, guidance and opportunity you need to develop a great screenplay and pursue a successful career! Past winners have been signed, optioned and even produced.
2011 Fresh Voices Grand Prize Winner Jack Messitt is now collaborating with A-List Screenwriter Jeremy Garelick. Since winning last year’s Grand Prize, Fresh Voices circulated Jack’s winning screenplay Adventures in Babymaking to leading production companies and ultimately caught the eye of A-List Screenwriter Jeremy Garelick (The Break-Up, The Hangover). Since their first meeting, the two are collaborating on a project with an eye towards Jeremy directing.
SIGNED! 2010 Fresh Voices Finalist Bill Balas has signed with top management company Principato Young. Since being a finalist in the 2010 Fresh Voices Screenplay Competition, Bill quit his day job selling insurance and is now a staff writer for the upcoming A&E TV series The Bates Motel starring Vera Farmiga. With the help of Fresh Voices, Bill optioned his winning screenplay Already Gone and attached Shawn Ashmore (X:Men 1,2,3) and Harry Shum Jr. (Glee) to star in the project.
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