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Result #1
My Father's Worst Nightmareby  Joe Russo
Date Posted: 23 Jan 2020
With his boyfriend in tow, a college sophomore takes a weekend trip home for the express purpose of COMING OUT to his family and all hell breaks loose until a near tragedy triggers a father’s journey towards acceptance.

Genre: Drama
17 pages
Cast Size: 7+ Main/Supporting Roles
Result #2
Wedding Number 2by  Simon Parker
Date Posted: 23 Jan 2020
Learning that the family house is getting sold, Goerge now in his late twenties, never had a job, still living in his childhood bedroom plans to stop his mum from getting remarried.

Genre: Drama
12 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #3
Other Sideby  Alvin
Date Posted: 23 Jan 2020
Restless sixteen-year old theater girl explores the Dark Web then vanishes. Her buddies become detectives after being contacted by the OTHER SIDE with someone claiming to be Alison while neighbors on email inexplicably dig graves for suicide.

Genre: Horror
29 pages
Cast Size: 7+ Main/Supporting Roles
Result #4
Can I give you the moon?by  Andrew Fisk
Date Posted: 22 Jan 2020
During a road trip, a ten year old girl asks her father if his childhood was like the climate changed world she lives in now. When he breaks down from the stress, she tries to let him know they can survive it together.

Genre: Drama
6 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #5
LaLa via The Landby  Dave Petonic
Date Posted: 20 Jan 2020
Four friends in the Midwest plan a move to LA to help each other make it in Hollywood.

Genre: Comedy
20 pages
Cast Size: 4-6 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #6
SINKHOLEby  Sherrie Kelley
Date Posted: 20 Jan 2020
When a sinkhole opens up inside a married couple’s Florida home, a horrifying secret is uncovered as they fight to hang on until they are rescued. What Angie finds within the walls gives the black, hellish hole a whole new, sinister meaning.

Genre: Horror
14 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #7
Doctor Coup De Graceby  Sherrie Kelley
Date Posted: 20 Jan 2020
A disgruntled husband tricks a mysterious mercy killer into killing his shrewish wife, who is recovering from plastic surgery.

Genre: Horror
7 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #8
WTFby  Sherrie Kelley
Date Posted: 20 Jan 2020
Kit Cooper goes apartment hunting at Barlett Heights, unaware the aging maintenance man has slaughtered everyone in the complex and intends for Kit to take the fall.

Genre: Horror
23 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #9
One Ho Ho Ho Horrible Halloweenby  Doug J Robbins
Date Posted: 18 Jan 2020
Two young children are captivated by an elderly couple dressed as Santa Claus and Mrs. Claus while the children are trick or treating

Genre: Horror
3 pages
Cast Size: 4-6 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #10
Rapperby  Doug J Robbins
Date Posted: 17 Jan 2020
A rapper is not as he appears to his public.

Genre: Animation
2 pages
Cast Size: 4-6 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #11
Carousel Riderby  Nancy Annette Poole
Date Posted: 15 Jan 2020
A felon travels back in time to save the woman she loves.

Genre: Gay/Lesbian
11 pages
Cast Size: 4-6 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #12
The Actorby  Liz Falconer
Date Posted: 15 Jan 2020
A principled, struggling actor wants to earn enough money to visit his son but to do so, he must accept a questionable role. Shore Scripts (2017)—Quarter finalist—Short Screenplay category.

Genre: Drama
9 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #13
OKAY HONEYby  Frank Vespe
Date Posted: 14 Jan 2020
All his life, he wished to hear two words, but wishes sometimes, come with consequences.

Genre: Family
21 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #14
Another Day at the Dumpby  Frank Vespe
Date Posted: 14 Jan 2020
Two elderly women's inaugural trip to the Town Dump gets interrupted when a visitor appears out of nowhere and offers help, but his help is foreshadowed by an eerie feeling that something's not right...it isn't.

Genre: Sci-Fi
15 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #15
From the Face of an Angelby  Frank Vespe
Date Posted: 14 Jan 2020
A grieving family discovers their deceased grandfather's good luck charm may possess divine powers.

Genre: Drama
9 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #16
The Putt Putt Preacherby  Jason K. Allen
Date Posted: 13 Jan 2020
The story of Father Ralph Mahony, a gentle man of the cloth when behind the church podium but a take-no-prisoners warrior on the putt putt course. (Finalist, Best Short Screenplay, Nashville Film Festival. Award-winning journalist & screenwriter; see IMDB for writer's credits.)

Genre: Comedy
10 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #17
Casual Encounterby  Daley Nixon
Date Posted: 12 Jan 2020
After committing her first ever one-night stand, a young woman begins to suspect that the guy she's spent the night with is an android.

Genre: Romantic Comedy
3 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #18
Trollsby  Daley Nixon
Date Posted: 12 Jan 2020
Two internet trolls who spend their days abusing people on social media receive ominous threats from a mysterious source.

Genre: Comedy
9 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #19
Infinite Night Standby  Daley Nixon
Date Posted: 12 Jan 2020
Theo and Suzie meet at a party and, after sleeping together, they discover that they are trapped in a time loop and have repeatedly reliving their encounter for centuries.

Genre: Romantic Comedy
7 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #20
Waspby  Daley Nixon
Date Posted: 12 Jan 2020
A groom finds himself trapped in a bathroom on the day of his wedding with a wasp.

Genre: Comedy
7 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #21
Inside the Frameby  Francis DiClemente
Date Posted: 11 Jan 2020
Inspired by Edward Hopper's Nighthawks, Inside the Frame is an existential drama about four figures locked in a painting.

Genre: Drama
17 pages
Cast Size: 4-6 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #22
God Meets The Speech Therapistby  Mark Osborne
Date Posted: 11 Jan 2020
God wants to lose His ear splitting, Charlton Heston-ish LOUD echo in his voice that causes him never to keep a secret and scares even his son--who holds a grudge just because God killed him. God goes to see a therapist who finds there's no angrier God than one with a speech defect.

Genre: Comedy
10 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #23
Partnership For A Drug-Filled Americaby  Mark Osborne
Date Posted: 11 Jan 2020
A mock public service documentary that shows why a life of addiction is a rich and rewarding life—which includes changing a boring, entitled Yuppie life into a challenge That is, the “excitement of being on drugs makes even the smallest task like making small talk or a cup of coffee a challenge!”

Genre: Comedy
12 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #24
Small Talk Tourette’s Syndromeby  Mark Osborne
Date Posted: 11 Jan 2020
A disease overtakes a man that causes him to shout out boring small talk (I.e. “Nice weather we’re having!” or “Have a nice day!”). He is cured by a sympathetic doctor who bills his patient then tells him to have a nice day. After the doctor wishes him to have the nicest of all days, the doctor realizes that he too, now has the dreadful, American-made disease.

Genre: Comedy
9 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #25
The Fatal Head of Cheeseby  Mark Osborne
Date Posted: 11 Jan 2020
CIA men David Ferrie, Rafael Cruz and Lee Harvey Oswald wait for JFK’s plane to land on November 22, 1963. Oswald finds inside JFK’s convertible’s trunk is a head of American cheese. Rafael notes he bought the wrong cheese in that it should be Swiss. JFK has Addison’s Disease and Swiss cheese supplies sulfites that elongates his life. Oswald volunteers to shoot bullets from a book depository into the cheese to turn it into Swiss.

Genre: Comedy
11 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #26
Old Tom Snyderby  Jonathon Douglas
Date Posted: 09 Jan 2020
An insecure man struggles to cope with the loss of his barber, upon whom he relies obsessively for life advice, when the barber unexpectedly leaves town, leading the man to discover his independence.

Genre: Comedy
24 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #27
Pebbleby  Oliver Giles
Date Posted: 07 Jan 2020
An adolescent Boy and Girl see their final days out in quarantine after a mysterious virus sweeps through the country, killing all those infected on a specific 'expiry' date.

Genre: Drama
17 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #28
The Man Who Murdered Morkby  Frank Vespe
Date Posted: 07 Jan 2020
A typical day in the uneventful life of the simple man whose actions crossed paths with an untypical day, of a far-from-simple man, with a very eventful life.

Genre: Drama
10 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #29
Suitors of a Modern Dispositionby  Jackie Jorgenson
Date Posted: 07 Jan 2020
This is a version of the Victorian Era where suitors engage young, available women using modern styles of communication - or, sometimes, lack thereof.

Genre: Comedy
6 pages
Cast Size: 4-6 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #30
One Christmas Eveby  Doug J. Robbins
Date Posted: 05 Jan 2020
A young boy confronts a deranged burglar he believes to be Santa Claus.

Genre: Horror
2 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #31
Emmet & Joeyby  Kip Pearson
Date Posted: 05 Jan 2020
Two country kids in the 60's discover rock and roll through a transistor radio.

Genre: Gay/Lesbian
29 pages
Cast Size: 4-6 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #32
I'll Drive Homeby  Simon Parker
Date Posted: 03 Jan 2020
One Location, car: After they've driven into a gang of motorbike thugs, their car is surrounded. Watching her husband get beaten up, a young wife will have to take action.

Genre: Drama
3 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #33
Farmhouseby  Simon Parker
Date Posted: 03 Jan 2020
Three children not knowing when their parents will return go to a local farm in search of food, but it holds a dark secret.

Genre: Drama
5 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #34
Monsters Returnby  Rodney Copenhaver
Date Posted: 02 Jan 2020
A nerdy teenager with great potential must lead a group of unlikely heroes against monsters of old when their small town is attacked.

Genre: Other
45 pages
Cast Size: 7+ Main/Supporting Roles
Result #35
The Curious Case of Simon Terwilligerby  Scott Nelson
Date Posted: 02 Jan 2020
An author suspects that a character has become his alter ego, causing everything he writes to happen to him as well. Now he has to test his suspicions when the publisher tells him to end the series and kill the character.

Genre: Fantasy
10 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #36
A Black Love Storyby  Ange
Date Posted: 02 Jan 2020
Feature Version Available. The story of two lovers who separate and meet after many years. But the woman is not the same and strongly believes her beloved won't accept her new appearance.

Genre: Drama
45 pages
Cast Size: 7+ Main/Supporting Roles
Result #37
The Mattressby  Claudia Paige
Date Posted: 02 Jan 2020
Two best friends from high school find a mattress on the road they take home with disastrous results.

Genre: Biographical
7 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #38
Transformationby  claudia paige
Date Posted: 02 Jan 2020
A college woman disenchanted by the Vietnam war experiences a spiritual awakening.

Genre: Other
5 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #39
I Like Schoolby  Simon Parker
Date Posted: 01 Jan 2020
A young boy bullied on his way to school every day must learn to fight back before his mother forces him to leave his beloved school and start fresh someplace else.

Genre: Drama
4 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
Result #40
Okay Honeyby  Frank Vespe
Date Posted: 31 Dec 2019
His entire life, he wished to hear two words, but wishes sometimes come with consequences.

Genre: Romance
21 pages
Cast Size: 1-3 Main/Supporting Roles
 
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