Promising Young Woman-Sundance Still

Source: Sundance

‘Promising Young Woman’

The 74th annual Writers Guild Awards will take place on March 20 2022 honouring film and TV among other categories.

Submissions opened for all categories today (September 7) and the deadline for the three film categories (original, adapted, documentary) is December 17.

Online voting for features runs from January 12-26 2022 and the WGA will announce the nominees on January 27. The deadline for final online voting on the feature categories is February 16.

In order to be eligible, films must screen in a cinema in Los Angeles for one week from March 1-December 31 2021. Documentary contenders may screen in Los Angeles or New York.

Last year’s film winners were Emerald Fennell for Promising Young Woman in original screenplay, Sacha Baron Cohen and his writing team on Borat Subsequent Moviefilm in adapted, and Mark Monroe and Bryan Fogel for documentary winner The Dissident.