October 23, 2009 17:06 ET 2010 International Screenwriting Contest Open

LOS ANGELES, CA--(Marketwire - October 23, 2009) - LSI -, a screenplay analysis website and full-service resource hub for screenwriters, producers, and other film industry professionals, is now accepting submissions to their International Feature Screenwriting and TV Writing contests. Besides competing for over $100,000 in cash and prizes collectively, each entrant will have their work read by a qualified judging panel composed of literary agents, development executives, managers, and producers. In 2008, Grand Prize winner Evan Daugherty landed a major studio assignment with Warner Bros. as a direct result of winning the International Screenwriting Contest.

Founded in 2000 by Chadwick Clough, has established itself as a leading online destination for the professional screenwriting community. In 2008 Clough helped raise millions in investment capital for an original recommended project, International Screenwriting looking for an early 2010 release date. Clough, originally a story consultant on the project, served as executive producer after bringing the project to Darko Entertainment and Infinity Media. ROGUES GALLERY stars Ellen Barkin, Ving Rhames, Zach Galifianakis, Rob Corddry and Jeffrey Tambor.

In addition to their acclaimed script coverage and analysis services, connects screen and teleplay writers with studio and network development executives and producers via their writing contests, workshops, a proprietary Writer's Database, and exclusive events and offers presented with partners such as, Final Draft, and Writer's Boot Camp.

Many past contest and workshop participants have gone on to see their work optioned, sold, and/or produced.

Besides running, Clough has produced several feature films and lectured on screenwriting and entrepreneurship at USC and UCLA. Despite his other interests, Clough's core mission has remained the same: to assist aspiring writers with an array of resources to improve their craft, and to provide professionals with the tools they need to succeed in a highly competitive marketplace. was named one of the "Top 50 Websites for Filmmakers" by Moviemaker magazine in August 2009.

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