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Introduction

To elevate the artistic standard of domestic films, the Government Information Office, Executive Yuan asked the Motion Picture Development Foundation of R. O. C to organize “Excellent Screenplay Awards” for the first time in 1976. The aim is to encourage the writing of screenplays and to cultivate the outstanding screenwriting talents and provide excellent screenplays as a blueprint for domestic filmmaking.

Screenplay is the base of a film. A good script could provide insights and depths to a film. Winning this award could serve as a base for further involvement of filmmaking. The past winners like Ang Lee, Wang Shaudi, Wan Jen, Chang Tso-Chi, Lee Youning, Chu Yu-Ning Chen Kuo-Fu, Yee Chin-Yen, Hung Hung, Lee Gang, Chen Yu-Hsun, Cheng Wen-Tang, Kuo Chen-Ti, Wang Ming-Tai, Shu Chao-Bin, Wei Te-Shen, Lin Yu-Hsien And Robin Lee, etc. made films based on their award winning scripts. This proves the “Excellent Screenplay Awards” encourage many talents to involve in script writing and filmmaking. This also enrich the contents of Taiwan cinema.

Submission:
The applicant must have valid ID card of Republic of China and should be the writer of the submitted screenplay. The following conditions must be fulfilled.
The submitted screenplay should be able to be made into a work longer than 60 minutes. If the work is an adaptation of the writer himself or others, an authorization of the right holder should be attached. If there is any foreign language text in the screenplay, there should be Chinese translation as a footnote to the text. The screenplay should not receive any other awards in domestic or foreign screenplay competitions. The submitted screenplays should not be made as audio-visual works before the beginning date of submission. Plagiarism or infringement of others’ copyright is forbidden. The screenplays should be complete and could be make into films. Each applicant is limited to submit one screenplay only.

 

 
 

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