Competitions & Feedback

I submitted a screenplay to a competition on FilmFreeway. Why is it showing in my Coverfly writer dashboard?
Every screenplay competition uses some sort of technology to help them manage the screenplays writers submit each year. Some use Coverfly, while others use ...
Thu, Apr 1, 2021 at 11:30 AM
Do I have to enter a contest or get coverage to host my project on Coverfly?
No. You can upload a project to Coverfly without entering into a competition.  You will be able to submit the project to competitions via Coverfly witho...
Thu, Aug 20, 2020 at 9:36 AM
I entered a contest that is a Coverfly partner, but I didn't do it through your platform. Can I add it now?
We are unable to track submissions to competitions that are not made through Coverfly. However, if you place in that competition, we will import all placeme...
Wed, Feb 10, 2021 at 9:15 AM
What does it mean my submission has received the maximum number of reads for this round?
When you update a new draft of your script, the new version will be used on all remaining reads. If the script does not have any remaining reads or does not...
Wed, Dec 20, 2017 at 7:50 PM
What does adding notes to the next read do?
The next judge that receives your project will be asked to provide written feedback along with scores. If your project does not receive another evaluation (...
Thu, Aug 10, 2017 at 11:08 AM
Will judges who have already evaluated my project go back and re-evaluate my updated draft?
No. Your update will only take effect for pending and future evaluations.
Thu, Aug 10, 2017 at 11:05 AM
I'm unhappy with the feedback I received. What can I do?
Coverfly is an aggregator, but we do not provide the notes or contests directly. If you have an issue with your feedback please reach out directly to the co...
Thu, Sep 28, 2017 at 2:05 PM
How long does it take to get feedback returned?
Coverfly is a platform that helps many contests improve their turnaround time, however, every contest and coverage service is different. You can find that i...
Thu, Sep 28, 2017 at 2:06 PM
Is it possible that my updated submission into a competition doesn't receive further evaluation?
Yes. If you update a submission, and then are subsequently eliminated before advancing to another round, it is possible that no judge sees your latest draft...
Thu, Sep 28, 2017 at 2:19 PM
What happens if I select 'Include Written Feedback for All Reads?"
When submitting to a competition, you may request written feedback from your first judge.  Typically, this would not include written feedback beyond the fir...
Thu, Dec 7, 2017 at 3:48 PM