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Turning short films scripts into radio plays!

Think of it as a beefed up table read professionally recorded with voice actors and sound designed by a team of top-notch audiophiles all while under the direction of an experienced storytelling team.

About First Read Radio

First Read Radio was created in the effort to give writers a place to hear their work and have a home for the great stories that don’t make it to the screen. This season was unique experience getting to with talented writers, voiceover talent, and industry veterans. Season 1 launches June 6th!

Submit a Screenplay

The Process

You Submit

Submit your short screenplay under 15 pages long for consideration.

We Review & Select

Our team will carefully review and hand select the winning scripts

We Produce

Film Shortage will fully produce the winning scripts into a Radio Play

Submit a Screenplay