As a director, Doug Mallette has had his short films screened at dozens of festivals including Dragon*Con, HorrorFest, the Miami International Film Festival, and the Nashville Film Festival. As a writer, his screenplay JUNK placed 2nd in Stage32’s 5th Annual Search For New Blood Screenwriting Contest. In 2014, Mallette directed his first feature film, WORM, released by Synapse Films, one of the country’s longest running indie film distributors. Mallette currently resides in Los Angeles, working for MARVEL Studios and continuing to create content that his mother hates.
Sudden Sequel Death Syndrome Budget: $1M - $5M | Horror Maimed a decade earlier by a now-famous slasher, an innocent bystander takes it upon herself to end the supernatural killer’s reign of terror by donning the mask and getting rid of the Final Girl herself.
The Horrors of Public Access Budget: $100K - $1M | Horror ⋄ Comedy Desperate to become the new horror host of his favorite public access program, a devoted fan and his unhinged sister make it their mission to impress the studio through dazzling auditions, song and dance numbers, and if that doesn’t work – lots and lots of murder.
Junk Budget: $100K - $1M | Sci-fi ⋄ Horror A TV-obsessed recluse sets out to rescue his childhood crush, a once wholesome teen idol turned raunchy pop star, from the corrupting forces that surround her.
Film by Untrademarked Productions (Comedy, Horror and Sci-Fi) Director/Writer 'Worm' is a completed feature film by Untrademarked Productions released throughout North America by Synapse Films, one of the country’s longest running indie film distributors and highly acclaimed for re-releases of seminal genre films like Prom Night, Suspiria, and the Lawrence Bender-produced film Intruder.
2nd Place - WeScreenplay Feature Contest
Finalist - Season 4 Filmmatic Horror Screenplay Awards
Official Selection - 2020 Austin After Dark Film Festival
2nd Place - Stage 32 5th Annual Search For New Blood Screenwriting Contest
Honorable Mention - 2018-19 Fresh Voices Screenplay Competition
Finalist - 2018 WeScreenplay Feature Contest
5th Place - 12th Annual StoryPros International Screenplay Contest
Finalist - 2014 BlueCat Screenplay Competition
Best Screenplay - 2013 Dark Carnival Film Festival