My most recent successes in screenwriting festivals and competitions are as follows:
-Quarter-Finalist in the 2019 Screencraft Fellowship - “From the Wilderness”
-Top 75 in the 2018 Launch Pad Feature Competition - “Fool’s Errand”
-Quarter-Finalist in the 2018 Scriptapalooza Competition - "From the Wilderness"
-Semi-Finalist in the 2018 WeScreenplay Diverse Voices Contest - "From the Wilderness"
-Semi-Finalist in the 2018 Golden Script Competition - "Just Between"
-Semi-Finalist in the 2017 Rhode Island International Film Festival Screenwriting Competition - "Fool's Errand"
-Preliminary Finalist in the 2017 Creative World Awards Screenwriting Competition - "Fool's Errand"
-Second Round of the 2017 Austin Film Festival Screenwriting Competition - "Fool's Errand"
-Finalist in the 2016 Tulsa American Film Festival - “Your Brother’s Blood,” (formerly "Piblokto")
-Semi-Finalist in the 2016 PAGE International Screenwriting Awards - “Your Brother’s Blood,” (formerly "Piblokto")
-Finalist in the 2016 NYC PictureStart Film Festival - “Your Brother’s Blood,” (formerly "Piblokto")
(For which I am actively seeking representation.)
"Your Brother’s Blood": Drama - Your Brother’s Blood explores the psychological state of a young man the day after he has committed an unspeakable crime.
"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.
"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.
"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.