Contest on Pause

In case you missed a few details that we sneaked into our winners post, here’s a brief update: – Unfortunately, we’ve had to close comments on the website, because we’ve been under a spam attack, creating a lot of additional work to manage. It...

May Contest Word Cloud

Curious about the kind of loglines we got for our May Contest? What common themes appeared? Check out the word cloud with the most common words used...

Hot Tips from the May Contest

Your entries in the May Contest thrilled us! It was an extremely high-caliber of work and it was a truly difficult decision to make on the winning entries. In case you were wondering, our judges used a scoring system to help their decision process. Loglines were...

Easy Ways to Explore Your Logline

Our aim here at The Ultimate Logline Contest is to help you to hone your skills as a writer and develop your best film ideas. In the spirit of that goal, we’re enlisting the help of top screenwriting coaches and consultants to give tips, tricks and tools to make...

What Exactly is a Logline?

A logline is a single-sentence summary of a film or television pilot that provides a synopsis of the program and an emotional hook to stimulate interest. The idea is to sell your story in one sentence. Bob likes to say, “If I could tell it one sentence, why do I need...