2017 Virginia Screenwriting Competition Winners
Jane is a control freak. Jane’s husband has cancer. Traditional treatments aren’t working, and Jane’s husband wants to join a study that examines the effects of psilocybin mushrooms on end-of-life depression. This should turn out well.
Four college freshmen join their university’s Olympic-style fencing club. Together, they find their place in their new world and learn what it means to be teammates in a solo sport.
Two overwhelmed moms embark on a quest to meet their B-list celebrity faves when they trade the American dream for their TV fantasies at comic con.
A twenty-something rawker grrrl is about to go on her first big tour, but when she reconnects with an old childhood friend in a moment of passion she begins to reconsider the decadent extremes of sex, drugs, and rock and roll.
Pines Of Romes
A world-famous conductor finds himself exiled to a small town, where he butts heads with the female conductor of a local voluneteer symphony. He gains humility, perspective, and friendship as he re-discovers his passion for music and rights a wrong from his past.
Adjuncts: Episode 1 - "a Sudden Retirement"
When four adjuncts come together to replace one legendary theatre professor at Ambrose University, winds of chaos and change begin to blow.
The Bloons Of Lasso
The Bloons of Lasso is an hour-long dramedy that celebrates the lives of working class suburban Christians in the fictional town of Lasso, Alabama. In the pilot episode, Tom Bloom struggles to cope with a traumatic fall from a ladder while juggling the burdens of work, fatherhood, and being a good husband.
Eight years after his son’s death, a grief-stricken father is forced to relive his nightmares and face his demons.
In Europe he was a monster, but to the inhabitants of a remote Pacific island, Victor Frankenstein’s creature was a god sent to free them from the tyranny of a cruel mad man who set himself up as their king.
In order to steal away his soul mate from her lecherous owner, a slave has to concoct a story to hide his intentions. History presents him one: in 1850, the editor of a failing magazine in Richmond, Va. invites the most famous woman in the world out on a date. She comes, and when she arrives, she brings the possibility of romance, enlightenment, and freedom – until they run out of time.