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Everyone has a story
to tell. Here’s ours.

Celtx is an industry leader in online scriptwriting and media
production planning software. Our tools transform how creators
write, plan, and manage video and interactive media production.

Used by writers in 180+ countries

Over 5 million verified Celtx accounts

Users in 25,000+ educational institutions

About Celtx

Celtx develops cloud-based software for the early stages of media production designed for writing, planning, and managing projects for film and television, commercials, documentaries, and interactive media.

We pioneered the all-in-one production studio to help script writers, studios, and creative enterprises worldwide streamline workflows from concept to camera. Founded in Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, in 2000, Celtx was first introduced in 2006 and was acquired by Backlight in 2021.

Our vision

To ignite the creative potential of the next generation of storytellers through transformative technology.

Our mission

To provide industry-leading script writing software and media production solutions that empower creators to tell their stories.

Our values

Putting our users, employees, communities, and partners first, ensuring our products, solutions and successes are people-first, too.

Being open and ready to innovate new tools, products, and ways to best serve our users, employees, partners and communities.

Enhancing collaboration and teamwork on-set, online, on our teams and in our communities.

Helping media creators to approach challenges creatively, well-prepared, and ready to act.

Fostering professionalism by providing solutions that make writing, planning, and producing great content faster, easier, better organized.

Partnering with organizations that champion storytellers, and provide opportunities for emerging and underrepresented voices.

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Transform your passion for storytelling and technology into an inspiring career at Celtx. Learn more about our people-first culture, explore career opportunities, and apply for a job online.



Celtx is a Backlight business. Learn about our parent company and its portfolio of fast-growing media technology brands built by visionaries in the creative and entertainment industries.


The Celtx Blog

Take a deep dive into writing and production with articles from Celtx. See how we celebrate our community of storytellers and be among the first to hear about exciting new product releases.

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St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador
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