Below is a list of all the screenplays that made it into the Semi Finals of this year’s SYS’s Six-Figure Screenplay Contest. A big congratulations to all the writers. Congratulations!

With each round we try to choose the scripts that best fit what we’re looking for with SYS’s Six-Figure Screenplay Contest. All of these screenplays are well written, original and could be produced on a modest budget. We’ll be making our final announcement on November 8th.

Here are this years Semi Finalists:


Afterbirth (horror) by Marko Pandza
Mei-Ying (crime) by Nicole Shuhan Shen
Street Justice (thriller) by Reginald Altidor
The Dog (animation) by Kate Harpootlian


A Mystic Fog I Carry (drama) by Yen Hwa Huang
BFFs Never Say Die (horror) by K. Jennifer Ilagan
Glimpses (horror) by Tammy Klembith
Invisible Prisons (drama) by Hoyt Richards & Lawrence Nelson
Lucky For you (comedy) by Heidi Kozak Haddad & Caroline Somers
Memoirs of A Stalker (thriller) by Thomas W. Hodgkinson, Daisy Aitkens & Alastair Gourlay
View From the 59th Floor (thriller) by Josh Taylor
Wilder (drama) by Dan Gallun & Jessie Holder Tourtellotte