Interview with Winning Screenwriter Christopher Kerr (THE CUT)

 1. What is your screenplay about? Two young men have to find passage through the canals of post-apocalyptic London, to peace and freedom in the “promised land” beyond – Bristol. Ostensibly a coming of age tale, in the guise of a zombie, road-trip, buddy-movie, canal tour; a genre much under-represented in mainstream cinema to date.… Continue reading Interview with Winning Screenwriter Christopher Kerr (THE CUT)

Interview with Winning Screenwriter Norma Hickox (MAGIC MAN)

 1. What is your screenplay about? Hara, engaged to Minta, meets Lisan, with whom he has had several previous lives. Can he break the bond of previous lifetimes and move on? Who does he marry in the Valentine’s Day 2300 wedding? A musical play with futuristic dress, flashbacks to 1990’s and a robot. 2. What… Continue reading Interview with Winning Screenwriter Norma Hickox (MAGIC MAN)

Interview with Winning Screenwriter Mark Hammond (M – DEMON KILLER)

 1. What is your screenplay about? A young waitress discovers that she is the last in an ancient line of Demon Killers and Hell Gate Closers, as a portal to hell opens under City Hall. Worse, legend holds that this warrior of the Light always dies. M is a New York City waitress, but this… Continue reading Interview with Winning Screenwriter Mark Hammond (M – DEMON KILLER)

Interview with Winning Screenwriter Suzanne LUTAS (DESTINY’S VESSEL)

 1. What is your screenplay about? After a rebellious princess is cast to the farthest planet and forcibly shapeshifted, she must team up with a rogue bounty hunter to steal an antidote and return home in time to prevent war by sealing an intergalactic alliance with her arranged marriage. 2. What genres does your screenplay… Continue reading Interview with Winning Screenwriter Suzanne LUTAS (DESTINY’S VESSEL)

Interview with Winning Screenwriter Deborah Klika (UNFINISHED BUSINESS)

 1. What is your screenplay about? A comedy about gendered politics – in this world and the next. 2. What genres does your screenplay fall under? Half hour studio based TV comedy 3. Why should this screenplay be made into a movie? It’s funny. It explores how our actions in this world might affect our… Continue reading Interview with Winning Screenwriter Deborah Klika (UNFINISHED BUSINESS)

Interview with Winning Screenwriter John Roger (STARLIGHT: LONG WAY HOME)

 1. What is your screenplay about? My screenplay is about discrimination between four groups and how any war will inevitably spark another one due to revenge, jealousy, or hatred. An alien lands on the planet with other worldly power that, if used by either side, could turn the tide of any war. The alien will… Continue reading Interview with Winning Screenwriter John Roger (STARLIGHT: LONG WAY HOME)

Interview with Winning Screenwriter J. Jermaine Jones (THE KANDAHAR MAN)

 1. What is your screenplay about? After the massacre of her patrol unit by a legendary wild man, a critically wounded battlefield medic must find a way to radio for help before she bleeds out — or gets discovered by the wild man — in the deserts of Afghanistan. 2. What genres does your screenplay… Continue reading Interview with Winning Screenwriter J. Jermaine Jones (THE KANDAHAR MAN)

Interview with Winning Screenwriter Margaret Dane (A SHORT DROP AND A SUDDEN STOP)

 1. What is your screenplay about? Peter is having a typical, banal mid-life crisis, and cannot see a way out of the mess he has made of his life. He can only see one way out, and has decided to go for the rope and hang himself. Enter Carmine, an angel of dubious origins, probably… Continue reading Interview with Winning Screenwriter Margaret Dane (A SHORT DROP AND A SUDDEN STOP)

Interview with Winning Screenwriter Kaitlyn Kowalski (THE SEEKER)

 1. What is your screenplay about? The Seeker is a story about a young girl who struggles to find the balance between helping her family and actually doing the right thing. 2. What genres does your screenplay fall under? I would consider The Seeker to be a drama. 3. Why should this screenplay be made… Continue reading Interview with Winning Screenwriter Kaitlyn Kowalski (THE SEEKER)

Interview with Winning Screenwriter Mark Renshaw (THE BROKEN KINGDOM)

 1. What is your screenplay about? Influence by Brexit and V for Vendetta, ‘The Broken Kingdom’ is set in an alternate timeline in which Guy Fawkes was successful in blowing up the houses of parliament and overthrowing the English monarchy in 1605. However, the script is set in 2018 and the story follows a French-American… Continue reading Interview with Winning Screenwriter Mark Renshaw (THE BROKEN KINGDOM)