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About Dawn

Growing up in the Pacific Northwest, Dawn watched daytime soaps, spaghetti westerns, and sitcoms. A reader of thrillers, horror, and true crime, Dawn has always been a writer of her own stories. After careers in healthcare and owning a restaurant/bar, early retirement has given Dawn time to write full time and randomly road trip across the USA. She has placed in several contests with female-driven features and pilots. Her screenplays cover a variety of genres. Dawn lives at the edge of the forest in Portland, Oregon with her husband and chihuahua.

Loglines

  • Birdie

    Birdie Budget: $100K - $1M | Drama After an attempted murder-suicide, a young woman must return to the polygamist community she escaped to make life and death decisions for her parents and the future of her autistic brother.

  • Almost Boston

    Almost Boston Budget: $100K - $1M | Comedy In a city named by the flip of a coin, a driven FBI agent is placed in witness protection working in a food cart pod where she just wants to lay low and stay safe but finds she can’t resist getting involved in the various eclectic happenings of a city known for being weird.

  • Artist Hyde Away

    Artist Hyde Away Budget: $0 - $100K | Horror A couple believe they are attending a weekend artist retreat but become part of a cannibalistic ritual.

  • False Lashes

    False Lashes Drama An all-female band is on the verge of a record deal when the lead singer is murdered. Secrets and sabotage reveal the price some will pay for a shot at fame and others who will try to destroy it.

Awards

  • Super Laundry Screenwriting Festival: Honorable Mention
    (2022)

  • ISA Fast Track Fellowship: Top 50
    (2022)

  • Portland Screenplay Awards: Quarter Finalist
    (2022)

  • The Script Lab Free Screenplay Contest: Quarter Finalist
    (2022)

  • ISA Emerging Screenwriters Drama: Quarter Finalist
    (2022)

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