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FEATURE SCRIPTS

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ALPHABET CITY

A community at war with itself reaches its boiling point as gentrification tears apart New York's Lower East Side in the riots of 1988

Semi-Finalist in the 2018 Austin Film Festival

Quarter-Finalist in the 2018 Page International Screenplay Competition

Semifinalist in the 2019 Golden Script Competition

POLLY

A dishonorably discharged Vietnam War Combat Medic joins forces with a transgender WWII veteran to launch an underground vigilante street clinic to serve New York’s LGBT homeless community in the 1960s

Academy Nicholl Fellowship 2019 top 15%

Austin Film Festival 2019 Second Rounder

Oaxaca Film Festival 2019 Finalist

"This is an envelope pushing and conversation starting kind of project." -Blacklist Review

"POLLY is a compelling period drama with family elements that explores themes of identity, belonging, survival and justice in 1960s and 1970s New York... The script knows what it wants to be and what it wants to say and goes for it" -Blacklist Review

WHALE HUNTING IN UTAH

An aspiring executioner suffers an existential crisis when Utah's progressive new Governor abolishes the death penalty and he must save capital punishment or his small town is doomed.

A MUSICAL COMEDY ABOUT THE DEATH PENALTY

THE LIBERATION FRONT

A former child soldier seeks refuge in America where she finds herself working for a humanitarian organization that is financing the rebel warlord that abducted her.

Oaxaca Film Festival Global Script Competition 2017 Official Selection

"This is the kind of movie to get people in seats and get people talking." - Blacklist Review

SHORT SCRIPTS

LENNY

A prisoner of war befriends a spider to save himself from the alienation of solitary confinement.

Semifinalist in the 2019 Screencraft Film Fund Competition

FROM SARAJEVO

A teenage girl escapes war torn Bosnia in 1992 and struggles to pursue her dreams of becoming a dancer

Nominee for Best Screenplay 2018 Detroit Shetown Film Festival 

Best War Short Film 2018 South Film and Arts Academy Festival

MORAL CODING

When a guy's terrible decisions cause him to lose the love of his life, he turns to impulse purchase elective brain surgery to make things right.

Quarterfinalist 2015 Screencraft Short Script Competition

ELECTRIC CASTLES

A schizophrenic teenager faces abandonment and violence as she searches to find her true home.

Best Screenplay 2016 Digi60 Filmmakers Festival