Judges for the Los Angeles Screenplay Contest are experienced and working professional script readers with experience evauluating scripts for studios, production companies and agencies. All judges participate purely on their own desire to help discover exceptional screenplay writing talent.
All scripts are judged anonymously. Judges only identify scripts they read with a code attached to that script for processing. At no time during the judging process do judges know the identity of any authors of any script. Judges will assess scripts based on their own subjective criteria as well a checklist scorecard. Each genre will have its own judges.
Each judge is given a numeric grading system in which to rank the following areas: