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FEBRUARY 2020 WINNING WRITINGS (33)

Watch the 33 screenplays & stories performed at the festival in February 2020.

5 SCRIPT & POETRY MOVIES:

MOVIE: Day After Disaster, by Sara F. Hathaway
SCRIPT MOVIE: Day After Disaster, by Sara F. Hathaway

MOVIE: Gecko-on-Sight, by Gregory N. Ranky
SCRIPT MOVIE: GECKO ON-SIGHT, by Gregory N. Ranky

MOVIE: As My Own Breath, by David Dephy
POETRY MOVIE: AS MY OWN BREATH , by David Dephy

MOVIE: Ranch Exit, by Molly Waterman
SCRIPT MOVIE: RANCH EXIT, by Molly Waterman

MOVIE: Chance, by John Fraser
SCRIPT MOVIE: CHANCE, by John Fraser

3 FEATURE SCREENPLAYS:

Chicago Festival Feature: Running, by Sean Chandler
Winning CHICAGO Festival Feature Script: Running, by Sean Chandler

LGBT Festival Feature: Foreign, by Ma Troggian
LGBT Winning Feature Screenplay Reading: FOREIGN, by Ma Troggian

Sci-Fi Festival Feature: Starfarers: Tharnians in Space, by David Hearne
Winning Sci-Fi Feature Screenplay: Starfarers & Tharnians In Space, by David Hearne

4 TV SCREENPLAYS:

TV Festival Pilot: Versailles, Florida, by Henry Cline
Winning TV PILOT Script Reading: Versailles, Florida, by Henry Cline

WILDsound Flagship Pilot: Re-Formed, by Johnny Gilligan
https://wildsoundfestivalreview.com/2020/03/01/winning-tv-pilot-script-reading-re-formed-by-johnny-gilligan/

Fan FIction Festival Spec: Brooklyn Nine-Nine: Bruce in Real Life, by Brian McDevitt Jr.
Winning TV SPEC Screenplay: Brooklyn Nine-Nine “Bruce in Real Life”, by Brian McDevitt Jr.

TV Festival Spec: Master of None: Social Media, by Jeremy Kruse
Winning TV SPEC Script Reading: Master of None “Social Media”, by Jeremy Kruse

7 1st SCENE SCREENPLAYS:

LA Festival 1st Scene: In Too Deep: The Brian Futz Story, by Zack R. Smith & Andrew Miller
1st Scene Script Reading: In Too Deep: The Brian Futz Story, by Zack R. Smith & Andrew Miller

LA Festival 1st Scene: Infiltration, by Blake Ellis
1st Scene Script Reading: INFILTRATION, by Blake Ellis

LA Festival 1st Scene: Blackballed, by Phillip Hollins
1st Scene Script Reading: Blackballed, by Phillip Hollins

Female Festival 1st Scene: Art Appreciation, by Jennifer Titus & Mark Provencher
FEMALE Festival 1st Scene Script Reading: Art Appreciation, by Jennifer Titus & Mark Provencher

Sci-Fi Festival 1st Scene: Dark Angels, by Andronica Marquis
SCI-FI 1st Scene Screenplay Reading: Dark Angels, by Andronica Marquis

Comedy Festival 1st Scene: Kari Reagan: The Capitalist Communist, by Federico Vicino
COMEDY 1st Scene Screenplay Reading: Karl Reagan: The Capitalist-Communist, by Federico Vicino

LA Festival 1st Scene: Away with My Heart, by Hoyt Richards
LA Festival 1st Scene Script Reading: AWAY WITH MY HEART, by Hoyt Richards

1 SHORT SCREENPLAY:

Comedy Festival Short: School Reunion, by Allan West
COMEDY 1pg. Short Screenplay: School Reunion, by Allan West

6 BEST SCENE SCREENPLAYS:

Story PItches Best Scene: Cleopatra’s Revenge, by Robert Tartell
BEST SCENE Screenplay Reading: Cleopatra’s Revenge, by Robert Tartell

Story Pitches Best Scene: The Tattooed Blonde, by Paul Sargia
BEST SCENE Screenplay Reading: The Tattooed Blonde, by Paul Sargia

WILDsound Flagship Best Scene: California, by Adam Seidel
https://wildsoundfestivalreview.com/2020/02/24/wildsounds-best-scene-reading-of-california-by-adam-seidel/

Crime/Mystery Festival Best Scene: Capture The Flag, by Mai Nguyen
ACTION/CRIME Best Scene Screenplay Reading: CAPTURE THE FLAG, by Mai Nguyen

TV Festival Best Scene: Billions, by Marcus Russell
TV Festival Best Scene Reading of BILLIONS TV show, by Marcus Russell

TV Festival Best Scene: Hush, by Samantha Loney
TV Festival Best Scene Reading: HUSH, by Samantha Loney

7 NOVEL and POETRY Readings:

NOVEL: WInter’s Captive, by June V. Bourgo
NOVEL Transcript Reading of Winter’s Captive, by June V. Bourgo

NOVEL: Trapped in a World of Silence, by Deborah Harris
NOVEL Transcript Reading of Trapped in a World of Silence, by Deborah Harris

PITCH: The Ride of Your Life, by Paul Spreadbury
SCREENPLAY PITCH: The Ride of Your Life, by Paul Spreadbury

POETRY Reading: Once Upon a Crooked Time, by Robert Drusetta
POETRY READING: Once Upon A Crooked Time….., by Robert Drusetta

POETRY Reading: The Legend of Morven Mere, by Keith Johnson
POETRY READING: The Legend of Morven Mere, by Keith Johnson

POETRY Reading: The Yearning, by Ken Allan Dronsfield
Poetry Reading: THE YEARNING, by Ken Allan Dronsfield

POETRY Reading: I Wonder, by Phillip Brent Harris
Poetry Reading: I WONDER, by Philip Brent Harris

BEST Scene Screenplay Reading: PRAYER, by D T Michels

Facing the imminent death of her ten year old son, Meredith’s faith is both rocked and hardened when her prayers inexplicably manifest themselves into the form of a Jack Russell Terrier who seemingly appears out of nowhere and eases his way into the hearts of a splintering family.

CAST LIST:

Narrator: Elizabeth Morriss
Loyd: Peter Mark Rapheal
Meredith: Angelica Alejandro

Producer/Director: Matthew Toffolo http://www.matthewtoffolo.com

Festival Moderators: Matthew Toffolo, Rachel Elder

Casting Director: Sean Ballantyne

Editors: Kimberly Villarruel, Ryan Haines, John Johnson

Festival Directors: Rachel Elder, Natasha Levy

Camera Operators: Ryan Haines, Temitope Akinterinwa, Efren Zapata, Zack Arch