The UP Faith & Family Screenplay Competition is now accepting submissions.Created to
encourage and promote the production of uplifting, family-friendly and inspirational screenplays
The competition is designed to: Encourage filmmakers to offer a fresh perspective and submit
family-friendly stories with a focus on the American black cultural experience with wide audience
Encourage filmmakers to creatively center around inspiring, heart-felt and uplifting topics
that resonate and appeal to broad audiences.
Expand upon the genres/formats that tell these inspiring stories. Genres include, but are
not limited to romantic comedies, dramas, and family adventures (submissions should be non-period stories).
One (1) Grand Prize Winner will be selected from three (3) Finalists and announced at the closing
night event of ABFF.
Submissions Deadline is April 25. You can download a submission form here: Screenplay competition form