Watch the October 2017 Winning 1st Scene Screenplay Winner.
What is your screenplay about?
It’s a supernatural story about a malevolent spirit reliving its past to reclaim its family..
What genres does your screenplay fall under?
Why should this screenplay be made into a movie?
The book written by, Ronald J. Van Wynsberg, is an awesome read… If done right, I think it could rival with other cult classics like ‘Halloween’ or ‘Friday the 13th’… It has all the elements of a supernatural horror with an ending no one sees coming.
How would you describe this script in two words?
What movie have you seen the most times in your life?
How long have you been working on this screenplay?
How many stories have you written?
To many to count…but several that have made their way into producer’s hands…
What is your favorite song? (Or, what song have you listened to the most times in your life?)
I am a fan of Country Music… If I had to pick one…’Wide Open Spaces’ by the Dixie Chicks
What obstacles did you face to finish this screenplay?
Apart from writing, what else are you passionate about?
You entered your screenplay via FilmFreeway. What has been your experiences working with the submission platform site?
User-friendly website; Professional…
What influenced you to enter the festival? What were your feelings on the initial feedback you received?
The fact that the festival was looking for the genre to which I absolutely love… Very excited…
Watch the Winning Screenplay Reading:
Genre: Thriller, Crime, Mystery
After the tragic loss of her husband in a line of duty shooting, Detective Joan Fortune collapses and loses their unborn child. In the ensuing weeks, Joan’s life begins to crumble around her as she desperately tries to find the drug lords responsible for her husband’s murder. Things change for Joan when a local priest brings in a three year old girl who was left abandoned at his church. Joan’s heart melts upon meeting her.
Narrator: Elizabeth Rose Morriss
Gage: Connor Lyon
Ed: Dan Cristofori
Mike: Shaun Mazoka
Todd:: Brennan Clost
Mrs Zachary: Julie C. Sheppard
Joan: Rachel Rain Packota