The writing festival will be presenting the best of Family Screenplays: An original TV spec of the show “Doctor Who”. A best scene reading of a Action TV Pilot called “Two Emperors”. Plus, a full feature screenplay reading of a Family/Comedy screenplay called “Four For The Border”.
Here are the details of the winning scripts we’ll be performing:
#1 – Feature Screenplay – FOUR FOR THE BORDER by Toby Roberts
Genres: Family, Comedy, Adventure
A family comedy about three kids from completely different backgrounds on the run in New Mexico with a a racehorse that is about to be forced to throw a race on a journey that will change their lives forever.
#2 – Fan Fiction TV – DOCTOR WHO “THE TIME CUCKOO” by David Gilbank & Paul Renhard
Genres: Adventure, Drama, Family
The TARDIS materialises just as the battle of Trafalgar begins. Only problem is Admiral Nelson has been kidnapped by an alien race looking for an edge over their enemies in a million year-long war. With history about to change, the Doctor and his companion must travel to another galaxy to get Nelson back!
#3 – Best Scene TV – TWO EMPERORS by Paul Gross
Genre: Action, Biography, History, Drama
TWO EMPERORS is a first part of a six-part mini-series that focuses on Napoleon and Beethoven as their careers take shape after France’s Reign of Terror.
Director/Producer: Matthew Toffolo
Casting Director: Sean Ballantyne
Editor: John Johnson