Janelle Evans is an MFA student at the University of Nevada Las Vegas. In 2015, she placed as a second rounder in the internationally renowned Austin Film Festival, with her action-drama Wicked Redemption. She is currently working on multiple film scripts, and her first young adult novel.
Echo-Blue Action A teenage girl is pitted against biological warfare giants. She fights with all that she's go to save her family, only to find out that she is the ultimate source of danger.
Any Dog's Life Drama In order to have a fighting chance against cancer, a cantankerous philanthropist must face, and forgive himself for the sins of his past.
Jane Who Walks at Night An emotionally fragile teen is tormented by night terrors that worsen when she accepts a nanny job at an isolated vineyard. The only thing worse than the nightmares is learning that they're real.
Maker's Mark Action A good heart won't always keep you on the right side of the law.
Paper Cuttings Drama A man who's survived decades of war and turmoil, finds himself longing for death. When he's offered a living family to replace his dead one, will he choose a new lease on life, or quiet death?
Academy Nicholl Fellowship Quarterfinalist