03 December, 2006

Gumball 3000 Films Looking for Scripts




" Have you dreamt of writing the next Usual Suspects or Ocean's Eleven?

Gumball 3000 Films is looking to make that dream a reality. After having successfully produced and released four documentary feature films of our past Gumball 3000 Rallies - the latest 3000 Miles featuring Bam Margera and Tony Hawk on an epic 3000 mile adventure across the globe from London to Los Angeles, we're now looking to produce a fiction film based on the Gumball 3000 Rally. Think Pulp Fiction crossed with the Thomas Crown Affair rather than Cannonball Run, but fast cars should definitely play an integral role.

Two executive producers already attached include Oscar winning actor Adrien Brody and Gumball 3000 founder Maximillion Cooper. Through our previous films we have also established lasting relationships with independent financiers, all we need now is a script...and that's where you come in!

We will select 100 writers based on your CV and one page of your work. This can be anything from a short story or synopsis to an excerpt from a treatment or script. You've simply got show us you've got the skills and passion to be the perfect writer for this project.

These 100 writers will then be asked to write a treatment of their idea for a Gumball feature, the best 3 treatments will be optioned and the writers commissioned to write a first draft of their screenplay. The writer of the best screenplay will then go into development with our production team.

Please email your application, with the attached CV and 1 page example of your work (word or pdf files only please) to: scriptwriter@gumball3000.com

The deadline for submission is 10 December 2006.

Good luck!

Julie Brangstrup and Patrick Fischer
Gumball 3000 Films "

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