The concept for The Write Project is to seek out remarkable screenwriters who have the potential to succeed on the global stage, but also to develop aspiring screenwriters from around South Africa with an opportunity to make a film project.

Submission of applications is now open for the following eligible projects:

  • Feature Films: We are looking for completed scripts in all genres or a fully packaged project seeking production finance.
  • Short Films: Short filmmaking is in the midst of a renaissance. We are looking for 15 - 30 aspirant filmmakers who will be offered the opportunity to develop a short form script for production.
  • Documentary Films/Series: We are looking for documentary scripts. This doesn’thave to be a completed script. A treatment or any other pitch document that showsthe project’s potential can be submitted.
  • Television Series: We are looking for completed TV scripts written on spec for anoriginal show you’ve created from scratch. We also accept web series, non-traditionalseries pilots as well as reality television concepts that display originality, vision andas reality television concepts that display originality, vision andexceptional potential.

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