What's included in Celtx's Free (Basic) plan?


  • Free, unrestricted 7-day trial of all features.

  • Access to the Cloud-based, Online Script Editor:
    • Screenplays, Stageplays, Game & VR, and Multi-Column Audio/Visual Projects.
    • Celtx's one-of-a-kind Import wizard, including PDF compatibility. 
    • Auto-Formatter to help you quickly and accurately create industry-standard projects.
    • Customizable Title Pages.
    • Customizable Script Settings.
    • Unlimited pages (Film & TV and Stageplay) and shots (Multi-Column AV).
    • Real-time Collaboration.
    • Collaborative Comments, with @mention and email notification functionality.
    • Media tags for Film & TV and Stageplay scripts.
    • print, export, or download your Scripts as PDFs.
    • History version functionality (read-only).

  • Collaborate with friends and colleagues on Projects with the Sharing functionality.

  • Take your work on-the-go with free mobile companion apps.

  • Limited use of advanced writing, planning, and shooting tools, such as Index Cards, Breakdown, Catalog, Budget, Schedule and Shot List. Look ahead with the ability to view all pre-production files (that will save all work done during Trial or subscription) to be ready for next steps when your project moves forward.


  • A maximum of 3 projects (including items in the Trash).
  • Inability to set filetype-based permissions (Edit, Read, and Hide) when Sharing.
  • Scripts will include "Created using Celtx" footer.
  • Inability to customize headers and footers.
  • Unable to customize Watermarks for print or PDF generation.
  • Pre-production tools (Shot list, etc...) have a limited maximum item count.
  • In a recent update, we also now allow, limited, access to most features.  

Support Options

Full access to our 24/7 online Help Centre, with the ability to submit questions to our stellar Support team!

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