January 2021 WINNING WRITINGS (54)

Watch 54 winning screenplays & stories performed at the festival in January 2021.

4 Movie Trailers:

LOVE IS NOT LOVE. 95min.. USA. Romance
FEATURE FILM TRAILER: LOVE IS NOT LOVE, 95min., USA, Romance

MERSEY BOYS: A LETTER FROM AL MORAN. 10min. Ireland. Drama
SHORT FILM TRAILER: MERSEY BOYS: A LETTER FROM AL MORAN, 10min., Ireland, Drama

ALIVE. 10min.. Dance. Experimental/Documentary
SHORT FILM TRAILER: ALIVE, 10min., USA, Dance, Experimental, Documentary

HIGH FLYING HADE. 21min.. USA. Documentary
Short Film Trailer: HIGH FLYING JADE, 21min., USA, Documentary

2 Screenplay Trailers:

AN ABSOLUTE MIND by Lauren Lola
SCREENPLAY TRAILER: An Absolute Mind Script Trailer

VETERINARY LAW by Dennis Paul
SCREENPLAY TRAILER: VETERINARY LAW, by Dennis Paul

1 Feature Screenplay:

PAST PRESENCE by Kevin Mongelli
FEATURE SCREENPLAY Reading: PAST PRESENCE, by Kevin Mongelli

4 TV Screenplays:

BEDFORD ARMS by Clea Montville Wood
FEMALE Festival 1st Scene TV Script Reading: Bedford Arms, by Clea Montville-Wood

MAD HADLEY by Jodi I. Lustig
FEMALE Festival 1st Scene TV Script Reading: Mad Hadley, by Jodi I Lustig

LETTERKENNY TV SPEC by Jay Servedio
TV FESTIVAL 1st Scene Script Reading: Letterkenny: “Dary’s Super-soft Poem”, by Jay Servedio

SECOND CROSSING by James Howells
TV Festival 1st Scene Script Reading: SECOND CROSSING, by James Howells

7 Short Screenplays:

IN THE CITY by Adam Wilson
Winning LGBTQ+ Festival SHORT Screenplay Reading: IN THE CITY, by Adam Wilson

THE BETTER LIAR by Anthony Catino
Winning SHORT Screenplay Reading: The Better Liar, by Anthony Catino

DIVORCE BY COMBAT by Carl Huebner
Winning COMEDY Festival SHORT Screenplay: DIVORCE BY COMBAT, by Carl Huebner

I’M GROWN by Aliya Jackson
1pg COMEDY Short Screenplay: I’M GROWN, by Aliya Jackson

SUMMONING DEMONS by Larry Dwyer
Winning HORROR Festival SHORT Screenplay: Summoning Demons, by Larry Dwyer

CUDDLES by Paul M. Horan
Winning CRIME Festival SHORT Screenplay Reading: CUDDLES, by Paul M. Horan

MAUNGA by Michael Clohesy
SCI-FI Festival SHORT Screenplay: MAUNGA, by Michael Clohesy

BLACK WIDOW: LEGACY by Brooke Elowe
FAN FICTION Festival Best Scene Reading: BLACK WIDOW: LEGACY, by Brooke Elowe

10 1st Scene Screenplays:

THE TALE OF JJJ: THE LANGUAGE OF BIRDS by Jacobo Fe
https://actionadventurefestivaldotcom.wordpress.com/2021/01/27/action-festival-1st-scene-script-reading-the-tale-of-jjj-the-language-of-birds-by-jacobo-fe/

THE UNTIMELY DEATH OF HERBERT SULLIVAN by Tash Ann & Ben Barker
Winning 1st Scene Script Reading: The Untimely Death of Herbert Sullivan, by Tash Ann, Ben Barker

ON TRACK by Simon J. Gallagher
Winning 1st Scene Reading: ON TRACK, by Simon J. Gallagher

THE ONLY BOY IN NEW YORK by Robyn Gudgell
LA Festival 1st Scene Script Reading: The Only Boy In New York, by Robyn Gudgell

HOME HEALTH CHRONICLES by Jason Henderson
Winning BLACK Festival 1st Scene Script Reading: Home Health Chronicles, by Jason Henderson

FALSE POSITIVE by Eleni Vosinaki
LGBT Festival 1st Scene Script Reading: False Positive, by Eleni Vosinaki

BIG GIRL by Cyn Harris
LGBT Festival 1st Scene Script Reading: Big Girl, by Cyn Harris

10 ROUNDS DEEP by Parker Bohner
LGBT Festival 1st Scene Screenplay Reading: 10 Rounds Deep, by Parker Bohner

COME ALIVE by L. Andrew Cooper
LGBT Festival 1st Scenes Script Reading: COME ALIVE, by L. Andrew Cooper

SUGAR by Sayde Hampton
LGBT Festival 1st Scene Script Reading: Sugar, by Sayde Hampton

23 Best Scene Screenplays:

MY HOME FAR AWAY by Diego Scerrati
LGBTQ+ Festival BEST Scene Script Reading: My Home Far Away, by Diego Scerrati

ALMOST A MOVEMENT by Stephen Rea
LGBT Festival Best Scene Reading: Almost A Movement by Stephen Rea

HANDSOME DEVIL by Andrew Albert
LGBT Festival Best Scene Script Reading: Handsome Devil, by Andrew Albert

HOMECOMING by Loren Gonzales
LGBT Festival Best Scene Script Reading: Homecoming, by Loren Gonzales

INTERPRETATION OF A DREAM by Farnoosh Dayyani
LGBT Festival Best Scene Script Readng: Interpretation Of A Dream, by Farnoosh Dayyani

OUR HOME by Claire Kathryn Roche
LGBT Festival Best Scene Script Reading: Our Home, by Claire Kathryn Roche

STRANGE DESIRES by Doug Allen
LGBT Festival Best Scene Script Reading: Strange Desires, by Doug Allen

THE LITTLE DEATH by Daniel Appleby
LGBT Festival Best Scene Script Reading: The Little Death, by Daniel Appleby

VINCENT PAUL: UNSPOKEN BROTHERHOOD by Frank Hays
LGBT Festival Best Scene Script Reading: Vincent & Paul: Unspoken Brotherhood, by Frank Hays

PERFECT KARMA by Jeanine Barone
COMEDY Festival Best Scene Script Reading: Perfect Karma, by Jeanine Barone

ORSON WELLS ASHES by Debra Know
COMEDY Festival Best Scene Reading: ORSON WELLS ASHES, by Debra Knox

FAIR DUBS by David Chambers
COMEDY Festival Best Scene Reading: Fair Dubs, by David Chambers

BELFAST CONNECTION by John Donovan
COMEDY Festival Best Scene Reading: Belfast Connection, by John Donovan

DROPPED OUT by Eric Smith & Mike Roberts
LA Festival BEST Scene Script Reading: Dropped Out, by Eric Smith and Mike Roberts

FLAME by Derek McDaniel
LA Festival Best Scene Reading: Flame, by Derek McDaniel

ZERO GRAVITY by Stephen Thompson
LA Festival Best Scene Reading: Zero Gravity, by Stephen Thompson

BAD LOVE STRIKES by Kevin Schewe
Winning BEST SCENE Reading: Bad Love Strikes, by Kevin Schewe

SLAUGHTER LAKE by John Kestner
HORROR Festival Best Scene Script Reading: Slaughter Lake, by John Kestner

THE MAN IN THE HAT by Phyillis Allison
HORROR Festival Best Scene Script Reading: The Man In The Hat, by Phyllis Allison

A GIRL, A CAT, A SPIDER by Kent Green
ANIMATION Festival Screenplay Reading: A GIRL, A CAT, A SPIDER, by Kent Green

HOMEBOUND by Joud Alamri
DRAM FESTIVAL Best Scene Reading: Homebound, by Joud AlAmri

COSMOSIS OF WORLDS by Richard Trask
SCI-FI Festival Best Scene Reading: Cosmosis Of Worlds, by Richard Trask

THE RED SOFA BED by Semyon White
SCI-FI Festival Best Scene Reading: THE RED SOFA BED, by Semyon White

3 Poetry Readings:

POETRY by AK Cola
Poetry by AK Cola

BIG LONELY DOUG, by Ekaterina Karassev
POETRY Reading: Big Lonely Doug by Ekaterina Karassev

THE FACE OF A WOMAN, by Chris Mills
POETRY Reading: The Face Of A Woman, by Chris Mills