India's biggest Script Contest is back with its Second Edition.
Applications will open in October 2018.More details >>

India's Biggest Script Contest

Rs. 25 Lakh
for the best script

Rs. 50 Lakh in cash prizes to be won

Round 2 scripts under evaluation.

The results would be out on the site in the first week of September 2018

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Best script25 Lakhs

First Runner Up10 Lakhs

Second Runner Up7 Lakhs

Third Runner Up4 Lakhs

Fourth Runner Up3 Lakhs

Pitch Sessions

The 5 winners shall get a chance to pitch directly to Studios/Production Houses.

They shall be awarded by the Jury at an event in Mumbai.

Cinestaan Script Bank

Access to a unique platform to take your script to screen.

A chance to meet decision makers of the industry and possibly get your film funded.

Pitch Video Contest

Shortlisted writers shall be invited to make their pitch video available for audience voting on the website.
The video with most votes will win INR 1 Lakh.

Everyone has a story, what is yours?

India is a land of innumerable stories that pass through generations through grandparents' tales. We all love stories that romance our vivid imaginations.
Mumbai Mantra CineRise and Cinestaan embark on a new journey with the sole mission of providing a writing platform for talented Indian writers in India and abroad. This contest aims to award and honour standout work of such writers and helps put them on a stage that will attract the attention of Production Houses and Film Studios. Read more


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