GSFF Screenplay Competition FREE Reading | Garden State Film Festival

GSFF Screenplay Competition FREE Reading












The GSFF Screenplay Competition was instituted to recognize the importance of the writer as the foundation for a really great film. Coordinated by our friends at the New Jersey Screenwriter’s Network, our goal is to shine a spotlight on this year’s winning screenplay, host a live stage reading by professional actors, and create an atmosphere conducive to industry professionals and investors attending and supporting this great script.

If you have a Feature Film Script ( sorry no short films) you would like to submit please click here:








SOCIOPATH by Jeff Sussman

Jeff’s screenplay is a gritty true-life cop drama centering on the world of undercover narcotics detectives.  SOCIOPATH will be presented as a FREE stage reading at noon on Saturday March 21, 2015 in the Ballroom at Resorts Hotel and Casino on the dining level (2nd FL)..  We all look forward to “experiencing” SOCIOPATH as it comes to life at this year’s festival.  Congratulations, Jeff!

**** Not suitable for Children








The Garden State Screenwriting Competition is proud to announce a partnership with InkTip, where writers connect with industry professionals every day.

A prize package of one (1) InkTip Script Listing and one (1) InkTip Magazine listing for your grand prize winner of the Donna Rothstein Screenwriting Award and a prize package of one (1) InkTip Script Listing for your top five (5) finalists to assist in providing them exposure for their scripts. InkTip Script Listings provide writers with the opportunity to get their scripts read by InkTip’s extensive network of producers, reps, manager, agents, and other qualified industry professionals.

To submit for 2015 please follow this link: