A mutli-award winning and optioned screenwriter, Isaiah Mouw is a published author, producer and screenwriter with several spec screenplays and teleplays ready to be produced.
Isaiah’s passion for film began when as a kid, living in Japan, he stumbled upon a worn-out VHS tape of Star Wars: A New Hope. Since then, he’s taken in movies by the thousands.
As a screenwriter, Isaiah uses his knowledge of cinema and unique upbringing abroad to tell his stories. He enjoys writing small town dramas and science fiction, and occasionally enjoys writing small town science fiction dramas. His major screenwriting influences are the Coen Brothers, David Lynch, Damon Lindelof, Noah Hawley, and Quentin Tarantino.
Isaiah received his Masters from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. In addition to screenwriting, Isaiah works in the parking and mobility industry where he was recently named as the number one parking and mobility professional in the world. In August of 2013, he was commissioned as a Honorary Kentucky Colonel by the Commonwealth of Kentucky and in July of 2021, he was commissioned as an Honorary Arkansas Traveler by the State of Arkansas.
The Strange Transgressions and Odd Depravity of Peculiar Citizens Drama The newly appointed Sheriff of Peculiar, Missouri and his poorly funded department struggle to contain the criminal wrongdoings from local citizens that snowball into one violent afternoon.
Why, Arizona Drama In efforts to keep his business from going bankrupt and the mob from collecting on a debt he cannot pay, a desperate, shady gun dealer in the small town of Why, Arizona mimics a neighboring serial-shooting spree, only to find himself under the relentless scrutiny of a rookie, pregnant detective.
Lily of the Valley Drama When the aged wife of the town's living, legendary founder unexpectedly dies, a temperamental florist and her good-natured, yet lazy husband find themselves dealing with the loss in opposing ways.
2020 Austin Revolution Film Festival Official Selection
2020 FilmQuest Film Festival Official Selection
2020 L.A. Neo Noir Novel, Film, and Script Festival Official Selection
2020 Austin Film Festival Second Round Finalist
2020 Finish Line Script Competition Quarter Finalist
2020 Screencraft Drama Screenplay Competition Quarter Finalist
2020 Scriptation Showcase Script Competition Quarter Finalist
2014 Nashville Film Festival Screenplay Competition Quarter Finalist
2012 American Zoetrope Screenplay Contest Quarter Finalist
University of Tennessee