The Oscar Moore Foundation was established in 1997 as a charitable foundation administered by film trade Screen International, in memory of its former editor-in-chief Oscar Moore (also Guardian columnist and novelist ) who died of an AIDS-related illness in 1996.
The aim of the Foundation, whose patron is the Oscar-winning screenwriter Emma Thompson, is to foster new European screen-writing talent by awarding an annual prize of £10,000 to the best first draft screenplay in a genre which changes each year. The genre for 2004 is Thriller.
The deadline for submissions has been extended to 5pm, 6th December 2004.
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