Interview with Screenwriter Kevin Mongelli (OCEAN CITY)

What is your screenplay about?

A young couple is mourning the loss of their infant but peculiar advice from their therapist leads them on an unforeseen journey

What genres does your screenplay fall under?

Emotional Drama

Why should this screenplay be made into a movie?

Original story on a low budget

How would you describe this script in two words?

Mourning mystery

What movie have you seen the most times in your life?


How long have you been working on this screenplay?

On and off for several months

How many stories have you written?

This would be my third full feature script

What is your favorite song? (Or, what song have you listened to the most times in your life?)

Enigma Variations by Edward Elgar

What obstacles did you face to finish this screenplay?

It truthfully is not completed yet

Apart from writing, what else are you passionate about?

I am a professional musician with four released albums

You entered your screenplay via FilmFreeway. What has been your experiences working with the submission platform site?

User friendly. Great opportunities

What influenced you to enter the festival? What were your feelings on the initial feedback you received?

I’ve entered before and am pleased to have won again. The experience has been positive

Watch the Screenplay Reading:


Narrator: Geoff Mays
Brandon: Allan Michael Brunet
Mia: Kyana Teresa
Dr. Periculum: Julie Sheppard

By matthewtoffolo

Filmmaker and sports fan. CEO of the WILDsound Film and Writing Festival

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