Screenplay Semi-Finalist

After School

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

David Tenenbaum

David Tenenbaum is a novelist and screenwriter based in Virginia Beach, VA, though he occasionally sojourns to Los Angeles for production and filming. He’s written nine feature-length scripts including Private Johnson, The Family Name, The Lost Tide, Vision, The Last Stand, Night Work, After School and M.A.D. (Mutually Assured Destruction) as well as four novels. His movie The Family Name reached the semi-finals of The Filmmakers International Screenplay Competition and the finals of the Courier Awards. He’s currently developing both After School (Horror Hotel Festival 1st Prize Winner) and M.A.D. with Director Jeff Bassetti and writer David Smith respectively.

Jeff Bassetti

Jeff Bassetti is an award-winning writer, producer, director working out of Southern California. He is a graduate of San Francisco State University and the American Film Institute. It was while at SFSU, that Jeff has the good fortune to be accepted into the Lucasfilm internship at Industrial Light and Magic (ILM). The award-winning independent feature film, F-STOPS marks Jeff’s directorial debut. Jeff’s screenplays include; CHILDREN OF THE DEAD, PHINE’D, and THE OMEGA TOTS.