Screenwriting

 

COMPLETED SCREENPLAYS


(FEATURE) "From the Wilderness" (Western, Drama)

An escaped slave and a Native American man in search of his displaced family meet by chance, and navigate the American West together in search of family and friendship.

-Semi-Finalist in the 2019 Austin Film Festival Screenwriting Competition (Humanitas Prize + Dramatic Feature)
-Top 15% in the 2019 Academy Nicholl Fellowship
-Finalist in the 2019 WeScreenplay Diverse Voices Contest
-Semi-Finalist in the 2019 Screencraft Fellowship
-Quarter-Finalist in the 2018 Scriptapalooza Competition
-Semi-Finalist in the 2018 WeScreenplay Diverse Voices Contest

(FEATURE) "Fool's Errand" (Crime, Drama)

A low-level criminal is assigned to watch over a crime lord's goddaughter, but gets caught up in a web of deceit and revenge.

-Top 50 in the 2018 Launch Pad Feature Competition
-Semi-Finalist in the 2017 Rhode Island International Film Festival Screenwriting Competition
-Preliminary Finalist in the 2017 Creative World Awards Screenwriting Competition
-Second Round of the 2017 Austin Film Festival Screenwriting Competition

(FEATURE) "Just Between" (Dramatic Comedy)

Two sisters, both dealing with the uncertainty that accompanies the transition to adulthood, attempt to hide their insecurities from one another when they reconnect in New York City.

-Semi-Finalist in the 2018 Golden Script Competition

(SHORT) "Your Brother’s Blood" (Drama) formerly “Piblokto”

Your Brother’s Blood explores the psychological state of a young man the day after he has committed an unspeakable crime.

-Quarter-Finalist in the 2019 PAGE International Screenwriting Awards
-Finalist in the 2016 Tulsa American Film Festival
-Semi-Finalist in the 2016 PAGE International Screenwriting Awards
-Finalist in the 2016 NYC PictureStart Film Festival