FILM + VIDEO

   Best Short Work

   Best Dramatic Work

   Best Documentary Work

   Best Thesis Work

 

SCREENWRITING

   Best Teleplay

   Best Short Screenplay

   Best Feature Script

   Best Documentary Script

 
IMAGING + DESIGN

   Best Overall Motion Graphics

   Best Digitally Composited Image

   Best News Graphic or Illustration

  

WEBSITES
   Best Overall Website
 
PHOTOGRAPHY

   Best Single Image

   Best Photo Essay  

   Best Portfolio

   Best Photo Installation

   Best Photojournalism News

   Best Photojournalism Feature  

 
PUBLIC COMMUNICATION
   Best PR Plan/Project - Undergrad
   Best PR Plan/Project - Graduate
 
JOURNALISM
   Best Broadcast Radio
   Best Broadcast Television
   Best In-depth Investigative Story (Print)
   Best Feature Story (Print)
 
 

SCREENWRITING
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Best Teleplay*

Best Short Screenplay*
(30 min. or less)

Best Feature Script*

Best Documentary Script*
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Must be submitted both in print format and sent electronically. ***Email: screenwriting@bluecashews.com
Files should be saved in RTF format or pdf.

See the list of winners

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Criteria for Judgement:

  1. Concept. The idea was well conceived as a visual presentation. It was interesting, entertaining, evocative and thought provoking
  2. Format. The writer adhered to standard format structures for scripts. The script looks appealing on the page
  3. Structure. The story has a clear beginning, middle and end. The acts make sense as a whole and lead to a cohesive ending
  4. Scene development. Rising action moves the story forward. Scenes aid the overall intent o the script: mood, conflict, reversals
  5. Characterization. The characters are well-rounded and alive. The backstory is evident
  6. Dialogue. The dialogue is natural and concise. Words support action.
  7. Is this a work of festival quality?


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AWARDS:
Alumni Award for Best Overall Script
Personal Review & Critique from Alumnus Barry Josephson, BA '78
President, Josephson Entertainment
Former President of Production, Columbia Pictures

 

 
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