OPEN: Journal of Arts and Letters will consider submissions of screen plays as Feature Film script, Concept Video, or Series Pilot script. O:JA&L will nominate a qualified screen play for the BLUECAT awards in each category.
All submissions should
be in standard screenplay format, using Courier 12-point font.
· Page size: 8-1/2 by 11 inches
· Page margins: 1.5 inches (left), 1 inch (right, top, bottom)
· Scene heading (slugline): 1.5 inches indented
· Action: 1.5 inches indented
· Dialogue: 2.5 inches indented
· Character names: 3.5 inches indented
Please make sure your script does not include images or
excessive amounts of special text such as bold, italic or underline.
Movie concept video:
Drama series pilot
script: 50-70 pages
- PDF: easy to format
and easy for others to read and review
- RTF: allows file to be
opened and edited in all word-processing applications.
No adaptations of works in the public domain.
This applies to music, photos or other images. Even though the work is public
domain in the US, it is not necessarily free of rights complications.
Expedited evaluation of your submission is available for an optional fee. Payment of this fee guarantees a 72-hour response by the O:JA&L editors. Please note that we accept 1% of unsolicited submissions for publication.