• Impact x Skydance - The Partnership

    What is Impact x Skydance? Impact x Skydance is a year-long collaboration between Impact and Skydance TV to source television content from undiscovered writers worldwide through Impact’s innovative, open application and review system with the goal of developing them into global, premium series...

  • Impact x Skydance - Application Basics

    When do applications open and close? Applications for Elevated Contemporary Horror will open from June 21 through July 4, 2021. What's on the application? For each prompt, the application consists of questions regarding you and your project, along with areas for you to upload: A 30-second ...

  • Impact x Skydance - Eligibility and Legal

    What requirements do I and my project need to meet to apply? We encourage writers from all backgrounds and experiences to apply: from beginner writer to seasoned professional. You must be 18 years or older and legally capable of entering into the agreements required by the program. The proje...

  • Impact x Skydance - The Prompts

    What does ‘Elevated, Contemporary Horror’ mean? What television series are examples? This prompt is aimed at finding 60-minute TV series that organically weave in horror elements in a world that otherwise feels like the one we all know. The best horror elements stem from relatable, universal, an...

  • Impact x Skydance - The Writing Sample, 30-Second Video, & Produced Work

    How should I pick a writing sample? You should use your best judgement and upload the completed work that best represents your ability to execute the idea you are submitting. Can my writing sample be the project I am submitting? Yes. It can be, but it does not need to be. Can my writing sam...

  • Impact x Skydance - Applying as a Writing Team

    Can we apply as a writing team? Yes, we encourage writing teams (of no more than two persons per team) to apply together. Please note, however, you cannot apply as both a team and an individual, nor as a member of multiple teams. You can only have your name on one submitted application per pro...

  • Impact x Skydance - Submitting and Next Steps

    The deadline listed on the application portal is a different time than I saw on social media. Why? The application portal has simply adjusted the deadline to be shown in your timezone. For example, if the application closes on November 1st at 11:59pm PT and you are on the east coast of the Unite...