Dr. Craig Winstead is the Chair of the Operations Management Department at a large university, a certified Project Management Professional (PMP), and a screenwriter. He holds a Ph.D. in Organizational Management, an M.S. in Leadership & Ethics, and a B.A. in Theater Arts which included studies in filmmaking. He spent a year as an advanced playwriting student at the Eugene O'Neill Theater (National Theater Institute) and studied under world-renowned writer August Wilson among other greats. He served as a production assistant and script editor for the film The Good Son. Dr. Winstead also has a long history in recording artist management/touring and has been a member of the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences since 2007.
Summer Daze Budget: $0 - $100K | Drama A young man reluctantly seeking a summer job is thrust into adulthood following the untimely death of his mother.
MORPHO Budget: $100K - $1M | Thriller ⋄ Drama A stouthearted but weary homicide detective seeking work/life balance and yearning for forgiveness from a past case gone wrong chases down the vindictive serial killer responsible for torturing his fiery female partner and abducting an innocent child.Official Selection - Richmond International Film Festival (2019); Winner - 2nd Runner Up - Cynosure Screenwriting Awards (2018); Quarterfinals - Los Angeles International Screenwriting Awards (2018); Quarterfinals - StoryPros International Screenplay Awards (2018).
The Good Son
Film Miscellaneous Crew
MORPHO - Quarterfinalist - Los Angeles International Screenplay Awards
MORPHO - Official Selection - Richmond International Film Festival
Morpho - Winner - 2nd Runner Up Diversity- Cynosure Screenwriting Awards
MORPHO - Quarterfinalist - StoryPros International
MORPHO - Semifinalist - Bluecat Screenplay Contest