Nathan Ross Freeman

Nathan Ross Freeman

Assegai Film Group. Authoring Action
Director, Producer and Screenwriter

Winston-Salem, North Carolina

Member Since:
November 2011
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About Nathan

Nathan Ross Freeman is a Filmmaker, Screenwriter, Playwright, Director for Stage and Film, Producer Educator, and Father.

Nathan served as a member of the Intensive Writing Faculty teaching Screenwriting and Playwriting at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte for 14 years. He has been a Guest Lecturer and Workshop presenter at a multitude of universities over the years to include Harvard, Wake Forest, Salem College Winston-Salem State, University of Pennsylvania, Haverford College, University Of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Charlotte and Greensboro.

Nathan Ross Freeman has spent the last 21 years as the Co-Founder and Artistic Director of Authoring Action. Authoring Action develops teen authors who create original written works for film and stage forums addressing issues that are relevant and prevalent to human development and Change.

Nathan Ross Freeman’s feature films Mr. Bones, Authoring Action Documentary and Gem have screened in over 40 national and international film festivals, won 7 first place awards, 7 invitations. Screening locations include NYC, Atlanta, San Francisco, Philadelphia, Nashville, Charlotte, Los Angeles, Austin, Chattanooga, Toronto, London, Tokyo, Wales, Amsterdam, Sydney, South Africa, Ireland, Liberia, and others.

Nathan Ross Freeman’s Plays have been premiered in Philadelphia, NYC, Atlanta, Washington DC, Wilmington, NC and Winston-Salem. His plays include Joshua & Hazel, Zero, Evening Sunrise, Getting Further, Your Side Mine, The Contract, Sin Of Life, Hannah Elias, The Other Way Around and Little Girl Blue which was featured at the 2017 National Black Theatre Festival.

Nathan Ross Freeman grew up in Philadelphia, PA where he is a graduate of St. Joseph’s Prep and St. Joseph’s University.

Unique traits: Strong Background in Screenwriting and Playwriting, Strong Background Teaching Screenwriting and Playwrighting. Over 3 decades as a director, writer, producer in Theatre and Film. Strong Background in Directing for Stage and Film.




    NICOLE Drama Romance Thriller NICOLE WGA REGISTERED 2006 LOGLINE Nicole, a Trance Seer, diagnosed with Dissociative Trance Disorder, a champion of the impoverished, born to a destiny of true love, during her crusade to fight global poverty and disease, must use the powers of technology and Trance Premonition to find and save her MIA husband, Robert, captured in an underground Iraqi prison before he is tortured to death. Love story. War Story. Paranormal Thriller.


    HANNAH ELIAS Biography Historical Hannah Elias, won 2nd Place Overall Scoring, San Francisco Black Film Festival, 2005. HANNAH ELIAS LOGLINE Who is Andrew Haswell Green? Andrew Haswell Green, the Father of Greater New York, who united the five boroughs and designed Central Park, brought down the corrupt Tweed dynasty, is shot and killed by Cornelius Williams, an African American furnace tender, over the love of Hannah Elias, a wealthy African American Enchantress in 1900 New York City. "HANNAH ELIAS" is a story where truth is stranger than fiction. Hannah Elias represented a society of women of her time who, despite their controversial life style, had a tremendous impact on the social fabric of the upper and lower echelon of NYC urban society.

  • GEM

    GEM Drama GEM An anecdote for religions at war. Archangel, Gem, commands Jamison to build a Cross, survive 40 days of fast, solitary confinement, nightmare interrogations or die in bed beside his wife. If he survives he must trek around the world as a healer, slay famine, pestilence, disease, war. "When we die in our sleep, we die in a dream. I wonder what dream will take me.” Inspired by “The Grand Inquisitor” from Feodor Dostoyevsky’s “The Brothers Karamazov", Archangel Gem, Reverend Jamison interact with startling action in this highly intense story of homage and persona, all at once fallibly human, angelically arrogant a spiritual excavation.


    THE QUAD Drama Other Thriller Rachel, an immortal, a doll maker, who spends her eternity as champion to the hopeless and terminal, suffers from survivors guilt and wants achieve mortality to earn a death. Rachel has one chance to use spells cast through her dolls to seduce three women, Tori, Carson and Lily, into a deal that will change their dead end fates into transcendent destinies. If Rachel fails she will be doomed to tend hopeless, terminal victims for all eternity without another possibility of reprieve. DEVELOPMENT TRAILER - WRITER DIRECTOR NARRATIVE -

  • Geist

    Geist Horror Romance Third Runner Up in the 2005 Great Lakes Screenwriting Contest, GEIST is a supernatural horror-thriller. LOGLINE Professor Jones incurs the wrath of Francine, the ghost of a woman whose heart he broke. Jones, trapped at a beach house, must survive her demonic manifestations that try to kill him on the beach and Geist, the Ghost house, that tries to drive him insane.


  • Mr. Bones Independent Feature Feature

    Mr. Bones Independent Feature Feature (2007)
    Film by Writer, Director, Producer

  • Authoring Action Feature Documentary

    Authoring Action Feature Documentary
    Documentary by Filmmaker, Editor, Producer


  • St. Joseph's University, BA. Philadelphia, PA

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