Lee Kolinsky

Lee Kolinsky

Screenwriter and script consultant in Bellmore, New York

About Lee

Screenwriter, comic book creator, copy writing professional, journalist. Born in Manhasset, New York, USA, Lee began his career as a journalist for local newspaper on Long Island. He attended NYIT in Old Westbury.

Lee wrote independent films The Blue Lizard starring Wings Hauser and Send No Flowers starring Sean Young, Tony Lo Bianco and Jackie "The Joke Man" Martling. He also wrote the short Bullified. Lee created comic books In the Wake of Heroes and Seventh Dimension of the Devil.

With a foundation in journalism, Lee's knowledge covers an array of subjects including crime, health care, industrial supply, finance, retail, entertainment and lifestyle.

A diverse and creative background, Lee has worked as a senior merchandise copywriter for Direct Brands, Inc., the umbrella company for (Doubleday Entertainment and Columbia House) in New York City. There, he wrote sell copy for 20 online and direct mail catalogs including Book-of-the Month Club®, Black Expressions Book Club®, The Mystery Guild Book Club®, The Good Cook®, Science Fiction Book Club ®, The Military Book Club®, and Doubleday Book Club®. Lee was also a contributing writer for Columbia House DVDs and Yourmusic.com.


Name: Lee Kolinsky

Lives in: Bellmore, New York

Occupation: Screenwriter and Script Consultant

Credits

  • Staying Ahead

    Staying Ahead (2018)
    Film (Short and Crime) Writer Allan is a degenerate gambler trying to just stay ahead. When he is confronted by his bookie and his estranged wife, he must either sell his business or pay off his debt.

  • Dick

    Dick (2017)
    Film (Short and Drama) Writer Add a Plot »

  • Remember Me...

    Remember Me... (2017)
    Film (Short and Drama) Writer Death, a common action that occurs constantly. Death is one of the few things that brings families together. For this family, death not only brings them together but also brings them a few secrets.

  • PEI Kids: Generation Change

    PEI Kids: Generation Change (2017)
    Film (Short and Drama) Writer PEI Kids: Generation Change focuses on interviewing at-risk youths from the inner-city on how they would solve the current problems in their neighborhood.

  • Lone

    Lone (2016)
    Film (Short and Drama) Writer Add a Plot »

  • Stand Up Guy

    Stand Up Guy (2016)
    Film (Short and Crime) Writer When Roman is released from 15 years of prison, he seeks out to confront his old friend Angelo in order to take back his family business.

  • Hunter's Moon

    Hunter's Moon (2016)
    Film (Short and Horror) Writer Add a Plot »

  • Junkie Heaven

    Junkie Heaven (2015)
    Film (Short, Drama, Sci-Fi and Thriller) Writer Doyle Burkett is an Iraqi war vet who is suffering from PTSD and he also happens to be a junkie willing to do anything to get his fix. After he wakes from a night of using, Doyle is greeted by Alexander, a spiritual being who gives Doyle the choice to turn the tide of an ancient war. Now Doyle must steal an ancient artifact that will tip the scales of good versus evil or walk with Alexander into the afterlife. Written by LK

  • Season of Hope

    Season of Hope (2015)
    Film (Short and Drama) Producer With an extremely difficult home life, a young girl only wants one thing this year for Christmas.

  • Ready To Run (Music Video)

    Ready To Run (Music Video) (2014)
    Music Writer

  • Bullified

    Bullified (2013)
    Film (Short, Drama and Thriller) Writer Since he was 10 years old, Riley Samuel has been bullying, intimidating and exploiting anyone he could to achieve power. Now he must confront his childhood and the choices he's made after being accused of murder. With the help of criminal psychologist DR. Staci Brennan, Riley must explore his history and trace back the path to what made him a bully, before receiving his final sentence. Written by Anonymous

  • Send No Flowers

    Send No Flowers (2013)
    Film (Action, Crime and Drama) Writer After her father is brutally murdered, mob princess Toni Albano decides to take control of the family business. She learns the hard way that the mafia is still an all boy's club. Toni must stand toe to toe and trade blows with the most ruthless mob boss in New York. Written by Anonymous

  • The Blue Lizard

    The Blue Lizard (2002)
    Film (Crime and Drama) Writer Nick, a mob hired hand is sent to investigate the theft of five million dollars taken from the Blue Lizard, a club mixed with dance, live performances and gambling. Nick's life takes a turn when he confronts Ariana, his ex-lover and co-manager of the club about the stolen cash. Unfortunately for Nick, his expected meeting with Ariana brings up old emotions that leads them both down a violent path. Written by LK

  • Mother

    Mother
    Film (Short and Drama) Miscellaneous Crew When Hannah Ryan (Kelly Driscoll) is diagnosed with terminal cancer, she must make the hardest decision of her life -to die with dignity. Making national news, her story is reported on by Ally Madison (Katrina Szish), who wants the nation to know why Hannah made the decision to prematurely end her life instead of die naturally. With the support of her mother Roseanna (Darlene Violette), Hannah discusses the difficulty of her choice. Written by LK

  • Kelly James: A Western

    Kelly James: A Western
    Film (short) Writer/Producer

Awards

  • Best Screenplay Dick
    (2018)

  • Best Screenplay Junkie Heaven
    (2016)

  • Best Actor Junkie Heaven
    (2016)

  • Nomination Best Director Stand Up Guy
    (2016)

  • Nomination Best Ensemble Stand Up Guy
    (2016)

  • Runner-Up Best Short Stand Up Guy
    (2016)

  • Best Trailer Junkie Heaven
    (2015)

  • Best Actor Junkie Heaven
    (2015)

  • Finishing Fund Grant Stand Up Guy
    (2015)

  • Nomination Best Trailer Stand Up Guy
    (2015)

  • Best International Crime Short Stand Up Guy
    (2015)

  • Audience Award Send No Flowers
    (2013)

  • Best Long Island Feature Send No Flowers
    (2013)

  • Best First Short Bullified
    (2013)

  • Best Director Send No Flowers
    (2013)

  • Best Actress Send No Flowers
    (2013)

  • Audience Award The Blue Lizard
    (2003)

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