2017 – Read the best of COMEDY Feature Film Loglines and Movie Pitches

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THE FIND, by Joseph Wise


CONFUSION RAINS, by Floyd Fisher


LIFE COACH, by Sandy Basran


ANIMATED BACKSTREET BOYS, by Felipe Herrera


CRAZY FRYING PAN, by Mykola Prut


LEAVES OF WRATH, by Susan Jaegtnes


MID-LIFE CRISIS, by Chris Schnitzius and Frank Floyd


CALL ME NOW, by Jiwo Lesmono


BABY ON BOARD, by Steven LaFlamme


WATER FROM THE MOON, by Craig Holland


THE WEDDINGS, by Kelly Murphy


I’M HAVING AN AFFAIR WITH MY WIFE, by Jen Finelli


FAT SICK AND CLEARLY DEAD, by Johnathan Rousell


MAN WITHOUT A RACE, by Kofi Poku Jr.


THE BLACK FOREST HAM, by Matthew Heinze


FIRE STATION 69, by Brad Creel


DANCING WITH THE DEVIL, by Michael Cala


IN SOME WAY, by Sean Christian


TURN THE TABLES, by Hershel Medlin


THIS IS LIFE: A DEVINE COMEDY, by Gauge Thoeny


SAVING JOEY, by Simon Wilkinson


SURVIVING PARADISE, by Susan Willoch Shaver


LEAP OF LOVE, by Deborah McCormick


7TH TIME LUCKY IN LOVE, by Mary Huczman


DADDY ISSUES, by KT Edwards


TINDERELLA, by Jane Henning


DEMONS 4 DUMMIES, by Rollin Jewett


SHOOT THE PILOT, by Steven F. Griggs


DA CRIB HELL NAWH, by Tyrone Dicks


HIT YOUR MARK, by Breanna Barton-Shaw


OUT FLYING PAST MY BEDTIME, by Linda Falcao


THE BUCKETTEERS, by Alan Power


DISASTER GEORGE, by Andy Leonard


UNDERCOVER GRANDPA, by Shannon Dunn


HOLIDAYS AT THE APARTMENT, by Stephen C. Mitchell


THE REJECTS, by Rasheeda Garner


HILLBILLY HAY, by Nick Jordan


VENUS HATES MARS, by Ricky Long


HEART ATTACK AT 30, by Scott Lowry


AMAZING FANTASY, by Alex Hunt


FINELY SPUN, by Evan Nasse

Winning COMEDY Short Play Reading – CYCLE, by Iman Davari

Winning Screenplay – CYCLE
Written by Iman Davari

CAST LIST:

NARRATOR – Val Cole
KAMRAN – Dan Cristofori

SYNOPSIS:

Genre: Comedy, Crime

Kamran, along with his friend Faramarz, decides to rob his grandmother’s house. Aided by his friend, Kamran plans the robbery and his grandmother’s murder. After killing the grandmother and finding her money and jewelry, he also murders Faramarz. The robbery and the murder are both repeated at different ages. At the end, we see the bodies of the old woman, Kamran and Faramarz with different murders in different parts of the house.

 
Get to know the writer:

What is your screenplay about?

About conscientious people who can not be released from the cycle of behavior.

What genres does your screenplay fall under?

mystery,crime,thriller

Why should this screenplay be made into a movie?

For most people life you are involved in a vicious circle.

How would you describe this script in two words?

Kamran, along with his friend Faramarz, decides to rob his grandmother’s house. Aided by his friend, Kamran plans the robbery and his grandmother’s murder. After killing the grandmother and finding her money and jewelry, he also murders Faramarz. The robbery and the murder are both repeated at different ages. At the end, we see the bodies of the old woman, Kamran and Faramarz with different murders in different parts of the house.

What movie have you seen the most times in your life?

My favorite director Quentin Jerome Tarantino
I saw all his films.

How long have you been working on this screenplay?

Over 8 years

How many stories have you written?

More than 20 scripts

What is your favorite song? (Or, what song have you listened to the most times in your life?)

good ye my lover , James Blunt
Yiannis Chryssomallis
Mohammad Reza Shajarian
and…

What obstacles did you face to finish this screenplay?

In our country there’s filmmaking career.
And the script is often in social discourse.
And I would love to work in other genres.
There are no independent producer. And have worked to the desired style.

Apart from writing, what else are you passionate about?

director
Acting
Photography

What influenced you to enter the festival? What were your feelings on the initial feedback you received?

I met with the elders of cinema.
And you get experience in different fields of filmmaking

 

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

Casting Director: Sean Ballantyne

Editor: John Johnson

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February 2017 COMEDY Stories, Screenplays, Short FIlms

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ACTORNOVEL Transcript – FORTUNATE SON
February 2017 Reading
Written by Daniel T. Pawlowski

ACTORBEST SCENE Screenplay – I SPY WITH MY LITTLE FLY
February 2017 Reading
Written by Adam Luff
ACTORSHORT Screenplay – BANH YOU
February 2017 Reading
Written by Steve Cleary

ACTORSHORT Screenplay – BOOM
February 2017 Reading
Written by Dimitri Devyatkin

ACTORSHORT Screenplay – 5 THINGS NOT TO FEED YOUR BABY
February 2017 Reading
Written by Todd A. Jackson


festival posterCHARITY CASE, 3min, UK, Romance/Comedy
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festival posterRUN FREE, 8min, Romance/War
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Director/Producer: Matthew Toffolo http://www.matthewtoffolo.com
Casting Director: Sean Ballantyne
Editor: John Johnson

FAN FICTION Screenplay – UNIVERSAL SAINT BATMAN by Nathan Trumbull

FAN FICTION Film and Writing Festival

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Best Scene from the screenplay UNIVERSAL SAINT BATMAN Screenplay
Written by Nathan Trumbull

CAST LIST:

NARRATOR – Catherine D’Angelo
SUMMER – Val Cole
BIRDIE – Shannon McNally
KYLE – Gabriel Darku
BRUCE WAYNE – David Straus
VIC STONE – Charles Gordon
JOKER – Nick Wicht

SYNOPSIS:

Genre: Adventure, Action, Sci-Fi, Mystery

Decades after the disbanding of the Justice League, Gotham citizen, Birdie Vale’s public and private fight with a cutting-edge robotic policing initiative leads her on a collision course with not only her clouded past, but the Dark Knight himself.


What is your screenplay about?

Universal Saint Batman is about a future where Gotham has begun questioning Batman’s relevance after the dawn of hyper intelligent AI systems and androids. Birdie Vale, a new character to the Batman Universe, seeks to find out from the Bat himself what he thinks about the new…

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Short Story: Supermarket Savagery by Joan Grindley

Novel Writing Festival

Performed by Hugh Ritchie


 

 Get to know the winning writer:

What is your 1pg Short Story about?

A confrontation in the super market.

What genres would you say this short story is in?

Drama/comedy

How would you describe this story in two words?

happy confrontation

What movie have you seen the most in your life?

Gone with the Wind

How long have you been working on this story?

A few months

Do you have an all-time favorite novel?

Jane Eyre

What motivated you to write this story?

Seeing people with a multitude of items if the express line

What artist would you love to have dinner with?

Daphne DeMaurier

Apart from writing, what else are you passionate about?

playing bridge

What influenced you to enter the 1pg. Short Story contest?

Have stopped writing novels now that I am 84 and trying short stores

Any advice or tips you’d…

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Winning Short Story: Small Town Newspaper by Rachel Sutton

Novel Writing Festival

Performed by Hugh Ritchie

Get to know the winning writer:

What is your 1pg Short Story about?

It is a segment from a newly-separated, mutually very hurt couple’s life posthumous

What genres would you say this short story is in?

Modern fiction. Perhaps it could be interpreted as dark comedy by some.

How would you describe this story in two words?

Human wavering

What movie have you seen the most in your life?

‘Like Water For Chocolate’, a 1991 Mexican film, ‘Como Agua Para Chocolate’

How long have you been working on this story?

45 minutes

Do you have an all-time favorite novel?

‘Eva Luna’ by Isabel Allende

What motivated you to write this story?

Rage

What artist would you love to have dinner with?

Ben Stiller

Apart from writing, what else are you passionate about?

My child, cooking, our cat, Batman and I love my friends like family

What…

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Excerpt from – Zombie Turkeys by Andy Zach

Novel Writing Festival

Performed by Michelle Alexander

Author’s Website: http://zombieturkeys.com/

Watch Transcript Reading:

Get to know the author:

What is your novel about?

Zombie Turkeys that can’t be killed and the bloggers that pursue the story.

What genres would you say this novel is in?

Comic urban fantasy

How would you describe this story in two words?

Turkey Terror

What movie have you seen the most in your life?

It’s a Wonderful Life

How long have you been working on this story?

Eleven months

Do you have an all-time favorite novel?

The Lord of the Rings Trilogy

What motivated you to write this story?

We were eating turkey for supper and said, “What would happen if this turkey came back to life?”

What artist would you love to have dinner with?

Escher

Apart from writing, what else are you passionate about?

Christianity

What influenced you to enter your novel to get performed?

I love…

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