M.V. Montgomery

M.V. Montgomery

Screenwriter and Author

Atlanta, Georgia

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October 2015
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About M.V.

KNOWN FOR:

SPIRITUAL DRAMAS: The Emergence (2019), Selah Selam (2017), Secondhand Saints (2017), and Master Moon (2016).

MUSICAL FEATURES: Punker and Prophet (2018), Ginny Has a Grunge Band (2016), and Lexington Blue (2016).

COMIC SHORTS: The Regrettable Demise of Mr. Greenscreen (2019), The Man Who Cried at the World (2018), and Don-John's Disappointed Mam (2018).

THE NEEMA AND SID SERIES: Neema and Sid Go Totally Off Grid (2015), Neema and Sid Remember to Be Awesome (2016), and Neema and Sid: "The Cosmos Club" (2016).

THE CHAOS MAKERS TRILOGY: The Chaos Makers (2015), All Living Things (2015), and
The Invisible Kingdom (2015).

Unique traits: Ph.D.

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  • Secondhand Saints

    Secondhand Saints Budget: $1M - $5M | Drama An inner-city thrift store is the place where three characters find faith and redemption.

  • Punker and Prophet

    Punker and Prophet Budget: $1M - $5M | Drama Two young women from very different backgrounds team up, helping each other to overcome sexual abuse and a hate crime.  2018 American Zoetrope Semi-Finalist.

  • Don-John's Disappointed Mam (Short Script)

    Don-John's Disappointed Mam (Short Script) Budget: $0 - $100K | Comedy A wealthy, once-powerful eldercare patient is visited by the ghost of his Scottish immigrant mother.

  • Selah Selam (Short Script)

    Selah Selam (Short Script) Drama A young woman becomes a spiritual leader following an attack by a white supremacist.

  • Ginny Has a Grunge Band

    Ginny Has a Grunge Band Budget: $100K - $1M | Drama Musical A millennial finds post-college life difficult until she joins a hardcore tribute band.

  • Lexington Blue

    Lexington Blue Drama Musical Two rival computer hackers share love and loss in the Bluegrass State.

  • Master Moon (Short Script)

    Master Moon (Short Script) Drama Family A little girl is raised by a gruff Korean Seon master.  

  • The Chaos Makers

    The Chaos Makers Budget: $5M - $10M | Sci-fi Drama Comedy A musical muse recruits artists to help her inspire alien beings to evolve.

  • All Living Things

    All Living Things Budget: $1M - $5M | Sci-fi Drama Comedy A series of interplanetary disasters turns a spaceship into a Noah's Ark.

  • The Invisible Kingdom

    The Invisible Kingdom Budget: $10M - $30M | Sci-fi Drama Comedy A galactic game of thrones helps defeat a tyrannical king.

  • Neema and Sid Go Totally Off Grid

    Neema and Sid Go Totally Off Grid Budget: $1M - $5M | Sci-fi Comedy Drama Family Two girls discover they've been communicating from different planets.

  • Neema and Sid Remember to Be Awesome

    Neema and Sid Remember to Be Awesome Budget: $1M - $5M | Sci-fi Comedy Drama Family A world-ranked gamer and her alien best friend team up to save the Earth.

  • Neema and Sid: "The Cosmos Club"

    Neema and Sid: "The Cosmos Club" Budget: $100K - $1M | Sci-fi Comedy Drama Family An alien teen "comes out" to her very supportive group of Earth friends. (One-hour Teleplay)

Awards

  • Best TV Pilot, L'Age D'Or International Arthouse Film Festival: The Emergence
    (2019)

  • Best Feature Script, UPIKE Film & Media Arts Fest: Lexington Blue
    (2019)

  • Best Message Award, Global India International Film Festival: The Man Who Cried at the World
    (2019)

  • Third Place (Comedy), Bare Bones International Film Festival: Don-John's Disappointed Mam
    (2019)

  • Feature Screenplay Winner, The Tribal Film Festival: The Emergence
    (2019)

  • Best Short Film Screenplay, FINDECOIN International Short Film Festival: Selah Selam
    (2018)

  • Grand Jury Prize, Short Screenplay, Barcelona International Film Festival: Selah Selam
    (2018)

  • Best Short Screenplay Award, Georgia Shorts Film Festival: Don-John's Disappointed Mam
    (2018)

  • Bronze Prize, American Movie Awards: Selah Selam
    (2018)

  • Semifinalist, American Zoetrope Screenplay Contest: Punker and Prophet
    (2018)

  • Best Feature Screenplay, RiverReel International Film Festival: Ginny Has a Grunge Band
    (2017)

  • SIlver Prize, World Series of Screenwriting: Selah Selam
    (2017)

  • Silver Prize, Beverly Hills Screenwriting Contest: Selah Selam
    (2017)

  • Second Place (Musical), Las Vegas International Screenwriting Competition: Ginny Has a Grunge Band
    (2017)

  • Silver Award (Short Script), Mindfield Film Festival: Master Moon
    (2017)

  • Best Screenwriting Award, Atlanta International Film Festival: Lexington Blue
    (2017)

  • Top Ten Script Award, Colortape International Film Festival: Ginny Has a Grunge Band
    (2017)

  • Best Feature Screenplay, the Swedish International Film Festival: The Chaos Makers
    (2016)

  • Second Place, Feel the Reel International Film Festival: Ginny Has a Grunge Band
    (2016)

  • Royal Reel Award, Canada International Film Festival: Neema and SId Go Totally Off Grid
    (2016)

  • Best Original Feature Screenplay, Back in the Box: Neema and Sid Go Totally Off Grid
    (2015)

  • Best Screenplay (Sci-Fi), Fantasmagorical Film Fest: The Chaos Makers
    (2015)

  • Third Place, Digitalmation Awards: Neema and Sid Go Totally Off Grid
    (2015)

  • Four Place, Indie Film Awards (Zurich): The Invisible Kingdom
    (2015)

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