Filip Thomas Cornell is the author of a novel, Artifact, a screenplay, Counterpart, and short stories, Malignant, Love in Amsterdam and September? No. He was educated in Amsterdam, then lived alternately in London and Netherlands. He graduated from the Medical University of Nijmegen, Netherlands and later followed a Post University Programme on American Theater and two courses on screenwriting. For the past six years Filip worked as a residential psychiatrist/psychologist for different Dutch psychiatric institutions.
He is passionate about History, Human Rights and Mythology (He writes drama/magical realism).
He worked with different script consultants:
-Barb Doyon, Extreme Screenwriting: “An excellent draft. Lead character roles and the exceptional dialogue will attract A-list actors. Extreme Screenwriting gives “Counterpart” a RECOMMEND. “
-Terri Zinner, A Film Writer : “An alluring and spellbinding story. The writing showcases the talent of the writer. He has a unique and original voice. In fact many scenes are absolutely brilliant.”
-SG, Fresh Voices: “COUNTERPART has by far one of the most original concepts I have come across. A truly challenging project, a new concept that leads us beyond the box and the very room the box sits in.”
-Erin Chapman, Award Winning Screenwriters: "Cause and effects drives the scenes from one to the next, which helps hold an audience’s attention and will keep them on the edge of their seat to see what will occur in the next scene."
Counterpart Drama ⋄ Thriller A trumpet player fears he's haunted by a spirit in the paranoia-drenched McCarthy era.