Leonarda van der Ark (1992) is a Dutch-born screenwriter living and working in The Hague. She has a bachelor in journalism and works as a bookseller. She has developed two tv-series: WELCOME TO BRIGHTVALE and BURYING HENRY VIII. The latter made it to the second round at the Austin Film Festival screenwriting competition in 2019.
At the moment she is working on her first feature film: LAYLA MONA LISA, which is expected to be finished in 2020.
Burying Henry VIII Historical ⋄ Drama The royal surgeon must hide the body of Henry VIII so his political allies can seize power and finalise the Reformation.
Welcome to Brightvale Crime ⋄ Drama The village of Brightvale is about to celebrate 100 years of peace, when one of the villagers is stabbed to death in broad daylight.