FREE International Director Search Competition for the brand new Director Laureate program. No Entry fee.
Check out the introductory video below and start thinking of what you want to submit.
“I just want to make my short film!”
Check out two of the five CSSC-produced short films below:
“Rusted Pyre” - Screenwriter Daniel Audet’s 2008 3rd place winner.
CBC Television Premiere, a dozen film festival screenings, including Cannes, and five awards including Audience Choice and Best in Canada.
“Will” - Screenwriter David Carey’s epic WW1 2008 2nd place winner
Wide Angle Media Commissioned Short Prize winner. Completed March 2012 – Beginning the festival circuit.
More teasers to come, but don’t forget to visit our other CSSC-produced shorts!
Learn how the Canadian Short Screenplay Competition can help answer these questions.
Submit your script TODAY!
Welcome to the official site of the CSSC
The Canadian Short Screenplay Competition, established in 2008, has been hailed as the premiere screenwriting contest for short film scripts that produces short film scripts from the contest winning entries. CSSC, having produced 3 short films to date, is the single-most competitive, prestigious, short screenplay festival open to writers worldwide, a champion for literacy and screenwriters everywhere and a launching pad for writers’ professional careers; winners are announced as part of the Golden Sheaf Awards gala as part of the oldest film festival in North America, the Yorkton Film Festival.
CSSC Winner Announced: last weekend in May (during the Yorkton Film Festival)
a 1 in 3 chance of being produced by Year of the Skunk Productions, a purchase agreement for One Thousand Canadian Dollars (CAD $1,000.00), personalized Writer’s Block crystal award and accreditation to attend the Yorkton Film Festival (including complimentary shuttle ground transportation from Regina (YQR) airport to and from Yorkton and one (1) ticket to attend the Golden Sheaf Awards gala event).
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