2019 Screenplay Semi-Finalists

 

 

Where The Devil Resides

In the aftermath of the Civil War, a cowardly Yankee Minister must track down his kidnapped daughter in the Everglades with the help of a powerful Santeria Priestess, to save her from the vile cycle of oppression that remains rampant in the wake of the conflict.

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We Are The Last

In a post-apocalyptic world ruled by a sinister alien race called the Vaar, two sisters fight for their survival and the life of their dying mother, when they encounter a new entity that brings a ray of hope into their lives.

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Until Death…

An estranged couple, attempting to salvage their marriage at a lakeside getaway, fight to survive an infection that turns people into creatures desperate for their blood.

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Unorthodox

Madison fights to escape the torture of a holy predicament, as her strict, religious mother, Faith, attributes teenage angst to demonic possession.

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Under the Roots

A botched robbery has a young thief fighting for her life against a drug lord, parasites, and her estranged family.

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Theodore

In the days before the beginning of the French Revolution, young poet, Jean-Louis, toils as a butcher’s apprentice. His heart belongs to the beautiful and dangerous Madeleine. She, however, is smitten with the vampire Comte Henri de Morlane as she prefers the wealth of the aristocracy and the promise of everlasting life.

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The Resonance

A young woman mounts a desperate search for her missing sister, an aging film star, trapped in a remote house in the woods and haunted by the ghosts of her own dead children.

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The Housesitter

A struggling writer discovers the gruesome corpse of a once famous 1940s starlet in a decrepit house and attempts to uncover the woman’s dark past before an evil specter kills everyone connected to the investigation.

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The Crimson Legacy

BASED ON TRUE EVENTS: A P.I. with a dark past hunts a serial kidnapper through Hollywood Cemetery in Richmond, VA, unraveling the legend of the Richmond Vampire as he does.

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Serpentine

A young couple spends a weekend deep in the woods of the American South, but as tensions rise between them, the toxicity of their relationship takes on a supernatural form.

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Rue

A Creole grandmother in Louisiana sells her soul to the devil in exchange for a life long enough to kill every descendant of the man who murdered her family. Then, she finds out that she is the last surviving member and she’s been tricked.

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Log

A weekend of debauchery turns to terror for a group of friends staying at an old lumberjack camp when a bloodthirsty log springs to life and embarks on a murderous rampage.

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Limpet

‘The North Yorkshire fishing town of Whitby comes under threat when an unconscious drug dealer with a suspicious rash is discovered below the sea wall the night before the town’s biggest event of the year: THE WHITBY GOTH WEEKEND!!

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Last One Screaming (Feature Script)

After surviving a horrific weekend at a cabin in the woods, Ashley is forced to confront life back in the real world where nobody would believe what happened to her. Meanwhile, the evil she faced regains power.

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Evil Spirit

EMS workers rush to a call involving a dying Anthony Archfiend. As he passes, his spirit enters one of the EMS workers, Quinn. Quinn’s EMS partner, Benji, has been accepted to an electrical engineering program and uses science to explain ghosts, heaven, hell, and how Anthony’s spirit came to reside in Quinn.

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Brookville

Brookville, Alabama is the epitome of a charming southern town, yet one that hides both great and terrible secrets. The most horrific and wonderful of which belongs to the Brook family, founders of the town, whose darkest secret is about to unravel.

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10 Sinners

While on death row in a Texas prison for the serial murders of over two dozen people he deemed to be sinners, small-town minister Atticus Kane receives a visit from a mysterious stranger. This enigmatic figure, who refers to himself as The Broker, tells the Reverend Kane that he’d like to offer him a deal that would allow him to continue his work.

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After School

After killing himself, the ghost of a bullied teenager returns to haunt his tormentors.

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