I'm a screenwriter living in Gatineau, Quebec. My IMDB page is the most up to date resume listing of all my projects. IMDB: http://www.imdb.com/name/nm4788337/
In 2016, I began teaching screenwriting at Ottawa's SAW Video Media Art Centre and in 2011, I founded The Writers Room Ottawa (which you can find on Facebook).
I'm also the Co-Director of a film festival called Digi60 (www.digi60.org) and a not-for-profit group Vixens Victorious (www.vixensvictorious.ca) that raises money for the Ottawa Regional Cancer Foundation.
Feature scripts in development (as co-writer or writer): Aztec Honeymoon (thriller); Fortune (contained horror); Puck Bunny (indie drama); White (drama/fantasy). I was the story editor on MOW Family drama style show.
My screenwriting studies include:
Summer Institute of Film and Television
The Academy of Film Writing (former 5150 Member)
Find me on Instagram & Twitter - mizmulligan
Unique traits: Risk taker.
Death Isn't the Same Anymore
Film (Drama and Short) Writer/Director Add a Plot »
Bottom of the World
Film (Drama, Mystery and Thriller) Production Assistant The mysterious disappearance of a young woman leads her boyfriend on a journey for truth and perhaps his own unknown reality in this dark, hypnotic mystery that transcends the limitations of traditional narrative.
C'est le coeur qui meurt en dernier
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Tell the World
Film (Drama, History and Biography) Personal Assistant to Producer/Director Set against a backdrop of the social, political and spiritual upheaval in 19th century New England, Tell the World, recounts the true story of a diverse group of people, whose lives intertwine as they wrestle with biblical prophecies. They interpret this to mean the imminent return of the Messiah, the Second Advent of Jesus Christ. Their hopes soon turn to despair when Christ does not return on the calculated date. Awakening the next day they discover their world is in chaos. Written by Kyle Portbury
We Happy Few
Video Game (Sci-Fi and Thriller) Script supervisor We happy few is about a drug called joy that rules over the city of Wellington in a retrofuturistic 1960s England. You have to blend in with it's inhabitants who won't be too happy if they find out you're a downer that's not taking their joy pills! Written by Arlo Kilpatrick
A Tale of the Bonesetter
Film (Short and Horror) Art department A woman and her child visit a Bed and Breakfast in rural Quebec unaware of the town's history of child murders at the hands of an ancient Bonesetter.
The Buckley Brothers
Film (Short, Comedy and Drama) Producer A glimpse into the life of two farm boys, Sam and Seb Buckley. One is black and the other is white. They are identical twins.
The Scarecrow Club
Film (Action, Drama and Thriller) Production Assistant The province of Ontario does the unthinkable. They elect the Nazi party to lead their government.
Television Miscellaneous Crew The Treepot Cliffhanger is a collaborative feature film project. Six filmmakers will each make a chapter of a story over a one year period.
Film (Horror) Writer In a city riddled with corruption, drugs and gangs, a veteran cop is murdered by a vicious kingpin, sparking a brutal crime wave. Only one man can stop the bloodshed - a brutal, motorcycle riding vigilante bent on bloody revenge called HOMICYCLE - now picking off the killers one by one. Armed with an arsenal from Hell, he's cleaning the streets by decapitation, nail gun and motorcycle madness! Is he a gun-toting savior on a path of righteous redemption, or is he literally HELL ON WHEELS?
Film (Comedy) Assistant Director Its Airplane meets Casino Royale in this hilarious Spy parody from the makers of My Fair Zombie and Jurassic Shark & winner of Best Comedy Feature at the Buffalo Dreams Fantastic Film Festival - When a fellow agent fails in his mission to recover the MacGuffin, Canada's greatest Spy is called in to finish the job.
The Last Outlaw
Video (Western) Assistant Director Johnny Ringo teams up with his nemesis Bat Masterson in order to stop a counterfeit Ringo from committing crimes in his name.
Partially Devoured Movies
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Film (Horror and Thriller) Production Office Staff A young college student desperate for tuition money moves into a house that streams content to an X-rated website. After a deranged fan determines the house's location, she finds herself in a terrifying fight for her life. Written by Anonymous
The Perfect Boss
TV Movie (Drama, Mystery and Thriller) Actress Beautiful, successful Jessica Slate is used to getting what she wants whether she has to use her brains, charm, or body to do it. So when Jessica is hired by Mickelson Pharmaceuticals to fast-track a drug that will keep the company afloat, she's confident she can convince the FDA to make it happen. What she doesn't know, however, is that one of the researchers, Don, has discovered that the drug is killing people. When Don threatens to go public with the information and block the drug's approval, Jessica has him murdered. All goes as planned and Jessica is able to cover up the crime, or at least she thinks she has...until Don's pre-med school daughter, Renee, launches her own investigation into her father's death. Will she be able to discover the truth before it's too late? Written by Anonymous
Film (Action, Crime and Thriller) Assistant Location Manager In the course of one fateful day, the lives of a drug kingpin, an obsessed cop, a small time dealer and a cunning call girl converge with deadly consequences.
Sam the Great White Land Shark
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Film (Drama and Short) Production Assistant Perky tween star MOLLY MARTINEZ meets with ALICE, 16, who was held in her kidnapper's basement for four years. Molly wants to learn 'what it was like to be you.' But when she finds out, she can't handle it; and Alice has some dark truths to show Molly about herself. Written by Anonymous
Film (Drama and Short) Production Assistant It's 1948, closing night of Robin Hale's seventh hit play in a row, and everyone wants his next. But Robin's not celebrating. He hasn't got a newt one, not even an idea. All he wants to do is catch up with an elusive woman in red. A former lover? Robin has wrecked every relationship he ever had so he could put the wreckage onstage. Or is she someone more important? Written by Anonymous
Film (Drama, Mystery and Thriller) Production Assistant It's New Year's Eve in New York City and everyone's getting ready to party. Watching, waiting, a man called Hollander has a different kind of party in mind. Alone in her high-rise apartment, Sara has no idea that her boyfriend was a thief. But what he stole - and from whom - is about to put her life on the line. Trapped in the penthouse with Hollander and his sadistic partner, these two will kill, maim, tear the place apart to find a fortune in diamonds. While the party rages outside, inside Sara fights desperately for her life. It's kill or be killed in a pulse-pounding , non-stop fight to the finish - and it all takes place in Penthouse North. Written by Anonymous
A Nanny's Revenge
TV Movie (Crime, Mystery and Thriller) Actress When Gina Wright finds out that both of her parents were killed and that wealthy contractor Parker Randall is to blame, she vows to get even. Securing a job as a nanny to Parker's troubled stepson, Gina moves into Randall's house with plans to make him confess his part in the crime, but soon realizes that the ruthless Randall has very dark plans of his own. Written by Anonymous
Five Year Bid
Film (Short and Comedy) Art director Brent has just been released from prison and all he wants to do is slip seamlessly back into society and forget about the last five years of his life. Unfortunately for Brent, his friends have decided to throw a welcome back party...then things get weird. Written by Nicholaus Hillier
Film (Short, Drama and Horror) Producer A dark drama about the tragic reunion between a down-and-out ventriloquist and his first dummy.
The Grilled Cheese Trilogy
Film (Comedy, Animation and Short) Production Assistant Pieces of cheese struggle with issues of politics, social class and love.
Film (Short and Drama) Miscellaneous Crew Add a Plot »
Algebra: A Reunion of Broken Parts
Film (Short and Drama) Writer A visual artist falls in love with his muse from whom he hides the fact that he is losing his sight. He descends into madness and shuts out the world when he ultimately becomes a painter without vision.
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Film (Short and Drama) Writer Mary Mae, a long-time nun looking to feel the spark of life, attends a Halloween party, where she meets a beautiful stranger and finds something unexpected. In an attempt to reconcile her inner conflict, she brings herself to confession the next day. As she sits in the dark confessional, remembering how the events unfolded, and the feelings it brought up for her, she realizes that she experienced something real, maybe for the first time in her life. But, she fears this experience will jeopardize her lifelong faith. Written by Kristian Lariviere
Michael: Every Day
Television (Comedy) Actress Michael and David have been seeing each other, professionally, twice a week for 15 years. They're making progress. Dr. David Storper is a psychiatrist specializing in cognitive behavioral therapy. Translation: David and Michael venture out of the office to engage in real-life exercises designed to conquer specific fears. Michael is David's most challenging patient. He is wracked by a litany of anxieties centered round the most mundane things - cats, buses, strangers, bridges, girls. He's 30. No one knows Michael better than David. Like most patients, Michael knows nothing about David. The doctor is a workaholic and, arguably, his controlling nature and secret drinking contributed to the break-up of his marriage. But he's working on these things. Michael believes David is his key to happiness. David believes Michael is his key to a lucrative book deal. They live in Ottawa, a city rife with misunderstandings. Without his knowing, Michael (renamed 'Miguel') has become the central figure ... Written by Anonymous
Festival Director's Award - Lady Filmmakers Festival
Script Finalist - Lady Filmmakers Festival