has issued a final call for entries for its first Short Script Competition as the judging process for this inaugural script competition draws near. Entries must be postmarked by May 5, 2008. The 2008 Festival runs November 14 -16. Entry forms are available online at
. The top three scripts will each receive a critique by Emmy-winning writer, Victor Miller. Mr. Miller is best known as the creator of the â€œFriday the 13thâ€? movie series and as head writer for some of televisionâ€™s most popular daytime â€œsoaps.â€? His credentials also include three Emmys, three Writers' Guild of America Awards, author of 11 published books, and nine â€œKojakâ€? novelizations.
ïƒ˜ First place will receive $250, consultation with Victor Miller and festival pass to the 2008 PJFF. ïƒ˜ Second place will receive $100, written consultation from Mr. Miller and festival pass to the 2008 PJFF. ïƒ˜ Third place will receive written consultation from Mr. Miller and festival pass to the 2008 PJFF. For complete Terms and Conditions and Entry Form, please visit
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About the Poppy Jasper Film Festival
The Poppy Jasper Film Festival is one of the few festivals that accepts only short films. Its smaller, interactive setting gives emerging filmmakers unique access to recognized and distinguished peers in the film industry, including Academy Award winners. The Fifth Annual Poppy Jasper Film Festival will be held November 14-16, 2008 in Morgan Hill, CA. For further information about the Poppy Jasper Film Festival, please visit
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