We’re extremely excited to announce this year’s Sci-Fi and Fantasy Screenwriting Contest Winner & 2nd Place Runner Up! Our industry judges were completely blown away by the imagination and talent of these scribes. So much so that our Grand Prize Winner has already had a meeting with Daniel Vang from Good Fear Film + Management! It's about to be a whirlwind as these scripts get heat on them around the executive community. Join us as we congratulate these writers!
Ben Gross - THE LADIES' GUIDE TO HACKING
Logline: A talented and abrasive hacker launders stolen money through a Wild West themed virtual reality game after she and her brothers are abducted by a mob boss.
Ryan Lee - TOWER 9
Logline: Sent to evict the lingering residents of a long defunct housing project building, two men discover the tower is being terrorized by a sadistic extraterrestrial creature, and now they're trapped along with everyone else.
Jennifer Ford - EARTH ANGEL
Logline: After a vengeful goddess triggers an apocalypse, a fierce and gifted female warrior found in the aftermath joins a covert Black Ops team to restore a lost artifact and save the world – and discovers she is not exactly human.
Jack N. Matosian – EVITABLE
Logline: A man determined to cheat death reawakens in a future world where people no longer age, get sick or die. But when he discovers a small group of endangered humans and falls in love, he is forced to choose between immortality and a woman hell-bent on keeping her humanity.
Nikhail Asnani - STARLIGHT JANE
Logline: A not so usual female cadet and her friends steal a rocket and head to the ISS to stop the countdown of a missile system that could cause world destruction, only to uncover a dangerous mystery.
Alex Hunt - THE PURSUIT
Logline: Born onto a mission to explore the stars, Lily only dreams of going home to Earth. What was once an impossible dream becomes suddenly more achievable when the ship regains a lost connection with Earth, and Lily becomes friends with a lonely technician named Bry on the other end.
Marat Berdyyev – STORMCLOUD
Logline: A man born with the uncanny ability to swap souls becomes the key figure in a rebellion against the power-hungry leaders using severe water rationing for their personal gain.
Kevin A. Reynolds with Maya Murofushi - THE GIRL WHO FELL THROUGH TIME
Logline: When a Japanese beauty is swept forward 300 years by an unexplained wormhole, a maverick physicist must solve the riddle of her journey and prevent a galactic catastrophe.
Scott Kelly - THE CLOCKWORK HEART
Logline: Discovering a world of steampunk science and hidden alchemy within the urban streets of New York City, a teenage boy races to find an enchanted clockwork heart to save his dying grandfather before a vengeful goddess from a lost age can strip the world of the magic that powers it.
Rene S. Garcia, Jr. – WAKE
Logline: In this modern fantasy world, a human federal agent must work with a wizard, elf, and minotaur to thwart a dragon’s plans of world domination.
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