shorts are anywhere from 2 - 45 pages long. They are scripts directors, film
editors, producers, etc. look for to make inexpensively and use as a "calling
card" to get more work. They are also for producers who want to produce
shorts to sell to Internet companies. They are an excellent way for writers
to get produced credits and gain on-the-job experience.
Guidelines and Information
1. Loglines for feature and TV scripts are NOT placed here. They are placed
in another part of our website, which is password protected. Please go back
to the homepage and register for an account if you
would like to place your feature or TV script.
2. The shorts section of InkTip.com is not password-protected, so your
email address will be available for the general public to see. We cannot
guarantee that it will be kept private.
3. Please notify us when you sell or option your short or obtain representation
through our site. When this occurs, we will showcase you to help you get
4. You may place loglines for all of your available shorts, however, they
must be completed screenplays in the standard industry format. We will not
accept loglines for stories or ideas.
6. By placing loglines on our service, you will automatically receive our
newsletter. If after receiving it, you decide you do not wish to receive
it any longer, just reply to the e-mail and ask to be removed from our e-mail
7. Your short will remain on our site for one year. You may resubmit at
8. If you would like to make changes/remove your short, please email
us with the change, title, and genre of your short.
RELEASE AND AGREEMENT
THE SCREENPLAY SHORTS THAT YOU PROVIDE TO INKTIP.COM FOR POSTING ON
OUR "SCREENPLAY SHORTS FOR SALE" PAGE
ARE ACCEPTED ONLY ON YOUR ACCEPTANCE OF THE FOLLOWING CONDITIONS:
Applicant understands that the term "Work", herein, and that this release,
refers only to the shorts for the loglines and loglines posted on the
"Screenplay Shorts For Sale" page of this web site.
Applicant represents and warrants that he/she is the author of the
Work, and if not the author, has all necessary legal and equitable rights
to the Work. Applicant represents and warrants that if the Work is owned
by Applicant, as well as others, Applicant has received permission from
the others to enter into this agreement on their behalf.
Applicant understands that it is his/her sole responsibility to protect
the Work, and is strongly advised to file or register the Work with
the Writers Guild, the United States
Copyright Office and/or other script protection organizations. Applicant
understands that the Work is not eligible to be posted on the InkTip.com
web site without such protection. (See Guidelines above at number 4)
You can register your work online now by selecting WGA.org.
Applicant, who attests that he/she is at least eighteen (18) years
of age, has submitted the Work voluntarily and not in confidence. Applicant
understands and agrees that no confidential relationship between Applicant
and the author of the Work if not Applicant, and InkTip.com is being
created by this Agreement or by Applicant's submission of the Work.
Applicant understands that the work is being posted on a web site page
that is accessible to anyone. It is not password protected and InkTip.com
has no way govern who views the Work to be posted on the "Screenplay
Shorts For Sale" page.
Applicant represents and warrants to InkTip.com that theWork to be
submitted hereunder is original and that the Work will not contain defamatory
or unlawful matter and will in no way infringe upon the copyright or
violate the proprietary rights of any person whomsoever. The Applicant
agrees to indemnify and hold InkTip.com harmless from any suit, demand,
or claim made against InkTip.com by reason of any defamatory right,
and the Applicant further agrees to pay any judgment or reasonable settlement
offer resulting from any such suit, demand, or claim, and to pay any
reasonable attorneys' fees incurred by InkTip.com in defending against
such suit, demand, or claim.
No obligation of any kind is assumed or may be implied against InkTip.com,
either as a result of this Agreement, or Applicant's submission of the
Work to be posted on the "Screenplay Shorts For Sale" page.
InkTip.com does not attest to or guarantee the validity of any Visitor
to the Screenplay Shorts For Sale page. InkTip.com cannot be held liable
for any agreements made between Applicant and Visitor. InkTip.com is not
responsible for the actions of any Visitor with relation to Applicants'
Work. InkTip.com's sole purpose in providing this web site page is that
of facilitating introduction and interaction between writers, filmmakers
and others industry professionals interested in optioning or acquiring
literary material. Applicant is posting material at applicant's own risk.
InkTip.com reserves the right to refuse post to its web site or remove
any Work from its website, with or without cause, with or without notice.
It is understood that the way InkTip is able to entice new industry
professionals to use InkTip is by promotion of InkTip results. Therefore,
I promise to always inform InkTip of any relationship I form with any
industry professional that was in any way found, heard about or nurtured
through InkTip, so that InkTip can not only promote myself and my works,
but also promote themselves. It is understood that this is a condition
to using InkTip.
Waiver. Waiver of any default or breach of this Agreement
or any warranty, representation, covenant, or obligation contained
herein shall not be construed as a waiver of any subsequent breach.
Severability. If any provision of this Agreement, or the
application of it to any party or circumstance, is held to be invalid,
the remainder of this Agreement, and the application of such provision
to other parties or circumstances, shall not be affected thereby,
the provisions of this Agreement being severable in any such instance.
Attorneys' Fees. If an action is brought for the purpose
of enforcing, defending, or preventing a breach of this Agreement,
the successful or prevailing party in any such proceeding shall be
entitled, in addition to such other relief as may be granted, to recover
reasonable attorneys' fees and costs of suit incurred in such proceeding.
State Law. This Agreement shall be construed and enforceable
according to the laws of the State of California for all purposes.
Any action concerning this Agreement shall be brought in Los Angeles,
California and the parties consent to service of process in California.