The Monte Miller Awards are the premier awards for unproduced scripts in Australia, dedicated to uncovering the best new scripts and talent among AWG’s Associate Membership.
Categories are open to short and long form work across all genres and formats including film, television, theatre, and interactive media, with the winning scripts to be announced at a dedicated industry event in Melbourne.
The Monte Miller Awards Long Form category is open to scripts of any genre more than 35 minutes in length (1 page of text = 1 minute of screen time). The Short Form category is open to scripts up to or including 35 minutes in length (1 page of text = 1 minute of screen time).
IMPORTANT NOTE: To ensure a fair judging process the writer’s name should not appear on any part of the synopsis/script or as a header or footer within the script. Entries that include the writer’s name will not be eligible to enter.
The 2018 Monte Miller Awards are made possible with the support of our Major Government Partner Screen Australia.
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