Genre: Comedy, Crime A tortured small town playwright, struggling to write a historical play for the town’s annual centennial celebration, casts a mysterious stranger who has plans to kill one of the townspeople to satisfy a long-term grudge. CAST LIST: Narrator: Carina Cojeen Will: Peter Nelson Father Bob: Russell Batcher Get to know the writer: 1. What is… Continue reading COMEDY Best Scene Reading of BARNABY OF MULCH, by John Broadhead
Sept. 2016 Winner: Feature Screenplay – LAWN BOYS by Steve Cleary
Watch the September 2016 Winning Comedy Screenplay. LAWN BOYS Written by Steve Cleary SYNOPSIS: Genre: Screwball Comedy When a pretentious ad man levels down to work on his best friend’s landscaping crew, he must sharpen his new skills in order to prevent a rival lawn service from ruining their hometown’s natural beauty with artificial grass.… Continue reading Sept. 2016 Winner: Feature Screenplay – LAWN BOYS by Steve Cleary
Interview with filmmaker Erik Linthorst (TURKEY)
Gratified that people seemed to get it, and like it. I like hearing the comparisons to Modern Family. One of my hopes is that this film will function as a tv writing sample. We’ve had a tough time getting into top festivals because of the length and because it’s not avant-garde or experimental or edgy, but I made this to be entertaining and I’m so glad that people seemed to be entertained.