This week’s Writing Festival will be showcasing the best of HEROES. We are excited to be performing an original fan fiction screenplay of Star Wars. We are also reading a superhero TV Pilot, plus a drammatic short film.
Here are the details of the screenplays that will be showcased:
The following screenplays will be performed by professional actors, edited, and then posted online a week following. They will be part of the May 2016 screenplay winners.
#1 – Fan Fiction Feature: Star Wars Episode 1: The Redemption of Skywalker, by Brian O’Flaherty
Genre: Sci-Fi, Adventure, Action, Fantasy
Synopsis: Some stories are too important, some stories must be retold. The story of Anakin Skywalker will be molded between the pressure of separate forces vying for his soul, which will determine the fate of the galaxy.
#2 – TV Pilot: Power, by Hisonni Johnson
Genre: Comic book, Drama, Sci Fi, Action, Superhero
Synopsis: A tragic turns of events leaves one of the world’s greatest heroes injured, without his powers and public enemy number one.
#3 – Short: Carrion, by Karen Palmer
Genre: Drama, Family
Synopsis: CARRION is a dramatic short film about two 11-year-old girls who scour the crumbling streets of Detroit looking for items needed to perform black magic against their abusive foster father.
Director/Producer: Matthew Toffolo
Casting Director: Sean Ballantyne
Editor: John Johnson