Pamela Bolinder

Pamela Bolinder

Screenwriter

Midway, Utah

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June 2018
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About Pamela

Pamela Bolinder is a retired educator turned award-winning screenwriter—eager to promote her scripts and make connections with writers, directors, and producers.

My posted picture (11/7/19)

LEISURE :
Summer Sports: Daily road biking and lap swimming.
Winter Sports: CC skiing and snowshoeing, indoor lap swimming and Peloton cycling.

PORTFOLIO:

Title: BACKCOUNTRY
Adventure/Drama/Romance

Logline:
Lost in the Alaskan wilderness, a recently retired single mother must survive mortal dangers that change her life forever.

Synopsis:
A newly retired psychologist, Monroe Marquis, seems to have an outwardly perfect life until her son, Nate, bails at the last minute from a planned Alaskan trip with his mom for an out-of-state job. After Nate moves out, Monroe struggles with loneliness and loss. Determined to reclaim governance over her life, she goes-for-it travels to Alaska, plans a two-day hike on a popular trail in hopes of photographing the Northern Lights.

The backpacking trip goes horribly wrong when Monroe has a hiking accident and is unable to navigate back to the trail. While journeying farther into an unforgiving wilderness to the unprepared. She has a nasty encounter with a trio of ruthless brothers and wild animals.

Near-death, she is found by Jack who also took to the wilderness and had problems of his own—he's hunted by men who believe in "an eye for an eye".

This unlikely couple is forced to ride out the winter in a remote cabin.

DECEPTION Crime/Drama (2019)
When a young widow travels to Paris to negotiate selling art for high-end galleries, she becomes the object of desire for a billionaire gallery owner who wants to collect her at any cost.

I DIDN'T DO IT Crime/Drama (2019)
A rebellious teenager recruits a group of misfits to help him find his missing mother while eluding authorities who have determined he’s the prime suspect.

THE OLDER MAN Romance/Drama (2019)
A New York city girl must choose between her deadbeat gamer husband and an older man that teases her intelligence and stokes the flames of passion.

CONTACT
Email: pamelainmidway@gmail.com

EDUCATION
Pamela graduated from Roger Williams University School of Justice Studies with a BS in Criminal Justice, Utah Valley University, with a BA Dual-Degree in Education and also has an MS in Psychology.

LEISURE
Gardening, road biking, hiking, visiting art studios, travel, warm sandy beaches, scuba diving, snorkeling, kayaking. Of course, it goes without saying, I'm a movie-lover.

FAVORITE DIALOGUE - Book Club (2018)

Diane and Mitchell are on a first date. Diane reminisced about her first kiss.

DIANE (Diane Keaton)
"Let me tell you about my first kiss."

MITCHELL (Andy Garcia)
"Maybe that hasn't happened yet."

And,

FAVORITE DIALOGUE - Beauty and the Beast (1991)

BEAST
"I want to do something for her... but what?"

COGSWORTH:
"Oh, there's the usual things; flowers, chocolates, promises you don't intend to keep..."

FAVORITE LINE. Song: Tim McGraw and Faith Hill -The Rest of Our Life

"Have you made plans for the rest of your life?"

Unique traits: A perpetual student, optimistic, driven, and a hopeless romantic!

Awards

  • FINALIST, BACKCOUNTRY, Oaxaca FilmFest
    (2019)

  • FINALIST, BACKCOUNTRY, Oaxaca Global Script Challenge: Best Overall Script
    (2019)

  • SEMI-FINALIST, BACKCOUNTRY, LA Screenplay Awards
    (2019)

  • WINNER, BEST CONCEPT, BACKCOUNTRY, Queen Palm International Film Festival
    (2018)

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