Electronic arts student named finalist in screenwriting competition
April Clore, student at Missouri State University, placed as a finalist in the Acclaim Scripts TV competition. Clore, who is studying electronic arts/video studies, was one of five finalists to be acknowledged.
Clore’s speculative screenplay, entitled “Take Fi Out to the Ballgame,” is a proposed one-hour episode for the Showtime show “Shameless.”
The contest provides students, professionals and freelancers the opportunity to compete not only for a grand prize of $1,000 but to also have their scripts shown to thousands of production companies, including:
- Cobblestone Films
- Capital Creations
- Avalanche Films
- SSS Entertainment
- Paradigm Talent Agency
- Stars North
- Lancaster Gate Entertainment
- Jo Films
- Manheimer Entertainment
- Hero Pictures
- Durkin Entertainment
- The Radmin Company
For more information about the contest, visit the Acclaim Scripts website.
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