9 short scripts. Six mysteries and three emotional dramas. A few have won awards. Most of the stories are situated around simple rural settings like farms and forests.
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The Frosting On Good Fortune Fantasy When a go-between with a mysterious gift is mistaken for a thief and captured by a paranoid baker, he must decipher his mysterious connection to her pastries in order to be freed. 10 pgs
Come Back For Me Fantasy A novelist discovers he was a real-life hero in the 19th century Western he's writing when he's transported into the story to save a mysterious beauty stranded in a remote forest. 23 pages
Lost Kites Drama A grief-stricken agnostic is pressured into joining his embittered ex-wife in a prayer after their son’s funeral. (Drama – 10 pages – 1 room – 2 people – 2013 The Visual Narrative Project finalist )
Haven't We Met Before? Romance ⋄ Thriller HAVEN’T WE MET BEFORE? - A bewildered director discovers that female characters from his beach party screenplay are haunting him. (Romantic mystery - 24 pages - 3rd Place 2013 American Gem Short Script & Literary Festival)
Mirage Of Mecca's Meadow Romance ⋄ Thriller A dissolute farmer is forced by a mysterious girl friend to return to a haunted campsite. – (Romantic mystery - 23 pages - A farm and a forest are the only locations)
Gina's Veil Drama A lonely, facially scarred woman discovers that a charming writer has been sneaking into an idyllic place on her farm. (Drama - 10 pages - A farm is the only location)
Julia Knows Drama ⋄ Fantasy ⋄ Thriller An unstable writer flees from his successful life to live with a mysterious woman he’s only met once. (Romantic mystery - 15 pages - An alley is the main location and a remote house for the last minute)
We'll Meet Again Fantasy ⋄ Romance ⋄ Thriller A teen searching for his missing girlfriend at a remote beach discovers a beautiful ghost has been waiting for him. (Romantic mystery - 22 pages - A beach and a forest are the only real locations)
When She Went Away Drama ⋄ Romance A writer tells the mystery of his lost love to a pot farmer who’s awaiting word on his troubled wife. (23 pages - A farm and a forest are the only locations)
When She Went Away
Film (short) by Justin Katz Screenwriter 23 minute romantic drama