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

Austin Film Festival Semifinalist

Page International Screenplay Competition Quarterfinalist

Golden Script Competition Semifinalist 

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 top 15%

Austin Film Festival Second Rounder

Filmmatic Screenplay Awards Semifinalist

Oaxaca Film Festival 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 set to take over his longstanding family legacy of snuffing out criminals suffers an existential crisis when Utah's progressive new Governor abolishes the death penalty. 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 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.

Screencraft Film Fund Competition Semifinalist

City of Ottawa Cultural Funding grant recipient

FROM SARAJEVO

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

Detroit Shetown Film Festival  Nominee for Best Writer

Best Director Digi60 Filmmakers Festival

Best War Short Film - 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.

Screencraft Short Script Competition Quarterfinalist

LA Independent Film Festival Awards 3rd place 

ELECTRIC CASTLES

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

Best Screenplay Digi60 Filmmakers Festival

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