This week’s screenplay festival is a showcase of faith, triumph, and ideals. We will be showcasing a feature screenplay, short screenplay, and two best scenes of a feature.
Here are the details of the works that will be performed.
#1 – Feature Screenplay – GATES OF HELL
Written by: Everett House and Pamela Green
Genre: Biography, Drama
Synopsis: GATES OF HELL is a biography of a tenacious Christian youth, including being institutionalized and undergoing years of shock treatment and other atrocities while maintaining his faith.
#2 – Short Screenplay – BEST INTERESTS
Written by James M. Freeman
Genre: Action, History, Drama
Synopsis: To protest inhumane treatment and unfair rejection of his application for refugee status, a teenage Vietnamese asylum seeker challenges the authority of a Hong Kong detention camp commandant, resisting the commandant’s efforts to force him to repatriate.
#3 – Best Scene – SCREAMING MY HEART OUT
Written by Janyce Lapore
Synopsis: The actions of 4 girls, from the same Italian family, coming of age in a small steel mill town in the late 60’s, threatens the very fiber of Italian American life as each girl defies tradition and expectation to find a future that lies beyond the bou… See more
$4 – Best Scene – THE HOOPLA
Written by Thomas Nesti
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Synopsis: Asher tries to have a serious relationship for the first time in his life while he works in a struggling movie theater trying to survive.