New York International Screenplay Awards
New York International Screenplay Awards, has been founded on April 2015 by Emine Dursun. NYISA aims to bring together the producers and all the screenwriters, whether amateur or professional from all over the world. Those scripts chosen have a chance to meet producers in New York. Along with this they will getcash and other rewards.
All throughtout the year the screenwriters from almost 20 countries have applied to the contest. Those who won had meetings withabout 10 New Yorker producers via online.
NYISA got submissions like the otherfestivals via the internet submission platforms named Film Freeway and Withoutabox.
NYISA Jury members are New Yorker producers, screenwriters, filmmakers who works on the submissions and provide detailed feedback.
NYISA 2016 Award Ceremony
The first of the award ceremonies took place on May 10th 2016 in Manhattan. The screenwriters who submitted their scripts, producers and the other guests who work in the American movie industry had a chance for networking oppurtunities at the award ceremony and the after party.