Larry. E. Coleman is a screenwriter from Indianapolis, Indiana. His feature screenplays have placed in multiple screenplay contests, including a Top 10 Finalist in the 2020 Creative Screenwriting Unique Voices Competition, Also, he had a recent placement in the 2020 Scriptapalooza contest for his sci-fi drama, Swirl City. Coming from a background of years of working in social services, Larry loves writing character-driven dramas that shine a spotlight on the human condition and many of the social ills that plague our society. He was a 2017 Roadmap Writers Diversity Initiative recipient and is currently on The International Screenwriters Association Development Slate.
The Abyssinian War An Ethiopian soldier gets brought to World War II Italy as a prisoner. There, he's recruited by a RomanCatholic Cardinal to help carry out a plot to assassinate Benito Mussolini.
Swirl City Budget: $5M - $10M | Sci-fi In a dystopian future where same race marriages are forbidden because of the global race wars of 2032, a young interracial couple whose job has been to enforce the law, challenge their society’s restriction and put the future of their hidden city in jeopardy.
Quarterfinalist in the Scriptapalooza Screenplay Contest for the sci-fi script Swirl City
Finalist in the Creative Screenwriting Unique Voices Contest for the period drama, The Abyssinian
Semi Finalist in the Big Apple Film Festival for the historical war drama, The Abyssinian
Quarterfinalist in the 2020 Final Draft Big Break Contest for Swirl City
Semi Finalist ScreenCraft Sci Fi Contest for Assemble the Creators
Quarter Finalist in the PAGE for the sci fi script, Assemble the Creators
Austin Film Festival Second Rounder for the drama, Two Against the Flood