CRIME Best Scene Reading of BEDLAM ON THE RAILS, by Wayne E Johnson

Crime/Mystery Film & Writing Festival

Winning Screenplay – BEDLAM ON THE RAILS
Written by Wayne E. Johnson

CAST LIST:

NARRATOR – Julian Ford
LUMAN – Zane O’Connor
ENGINEER – Mandip Brar
BARTENDER – Sean Ballantyne
PASSENGER – Allan Brunet

SYNOPSIS:

Genre: Crime, Thriller

When criminals Luman and Duke are scammed in a horse racing racket, they decide to recover their lost money by robbing the train they are travelling home in.
 
Get to know the writer:

What is your screenplay about?

It’s about the last moving train robbery in America in 1949, based on the book Bedlam on the West Virginia Rails by syndicated columnist and trivia expert Wilson Casey.

What genres does your screenplay fall under?

True Story, True Crime

Why should this screenplay be made into a movie?

It’s an overlooked, exciting event in American history. When I read Wilson’s book, it was easy to imagine the story on the big…

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WINNING CRIME SHORT SCREENPLAY – CLOCKWORK, by Eric Hackler

Crime/Mystery Film & Writing Festival

Winning Screenplay – CLOCKWORK
Written by Eric Hackler

CAST LIST:

NARRATOR – Becky Shrimpton
PERCY – Jason Martorino

SYNOPSIS:

Genre: Crime, Thriller

Synopsis: The murder of Roxie has just taken place, and Percy Landon, late 30’s detective is walking methodically through each suspect, sitting in front of him. Over a series of stylistic montages, Percy steps back through each minute in time and through the potential motives of each suspect.

Get to know the writer:

What is your screenplay about?

It’s the end of a detective story. The suspects have been questioned, the evidence, examined and the detective is ready to tell us who did it. But have you ever wondered if that speech at the end of the case seemed a little rehearsed…?

What genres does your screenplay fall under?

Mystery, NeoNoir, Thriller, and (very debatably) Romantic (once you know all the characters’ motivations)

Why should this screenplay be…

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Winning Fan Fiction Feature Screenplay – MARVEL ZOMBIES, by Christopher J. Valin

FAN FICTION Film and Writing Festival

Watch the May 2017 Winning Fan Fiction Screenplay.

Winning Screenplay – ALL OF THEIR COLORS
Written by Wendy Appelbaum

CAST LIST:

NARRATOR – Val Cole
NICK FURY – Peter Nelson
IRON MAN – Rob Notman
HULK/DR.REED – Michael Pearson
THUNDERBALL – Twaine Ward
KELLY RIDGE – Penelope Park
MINDY – Ali Chappell

SYNOPSIS:

Genre: Sci-Fi, Fantasy, Horror, Action

In an alternate Marvel Universe, the world’s superheroes are infected by a virus brought by a powerful being from another dimension. Can the undead former heroes be stopped before they devour the entire world?

Get to know the writer:

What is your screenplay about?

Marvel Zombies is based on several Marvel comic book series that take place in an alternate universe where most of the Marvel superheroes and villains have been infected with a virus that makes them undead and hungry for human brains.

What genres does your screenplay fall under?

I…

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2016 Feature Screenplay Winners

WILDsound Festival

Watch the 19 Feature Screenplay readings performed by professional actors from the 2016 season.

WATCH the best of script readings
ACTORFEATURE Screenplay – TRIAL & ERIN
December 2016 Reading
Written by Larry Shulruff
ACTORFEATURE Screenplay – DUE SOUTH
November 2016 Reading
Written by Even R. Schullery
ACTORFEATURE Screenplay: CHARLOTTE SOMETIMES
October 2016 Reading
Written by Cate Carson
ACTORFEATURE Screenplay: LAWN BOYS
September 2016 Reading
Written by Steve Cleary
ACTORFEATURE Screenplay: LUCIDAE
September 2016 Reading
Written by Jacqueline Marett
ACTORFEATURE Screenplay – FOR ALL MANKIND
August 2016 Reading
Written by Matthew O’Connell
ACTORFEATURE Screenplay – FIEND
July 2016 Reading
Written by Jeff York
ACTORFEATURE Screenplay – THE CHARLOTTETOWN JACKHAMMER
July 2016 Reading
Written by Marc Lalonde
ACTORFEATURE Screenplay – INKED IN BLOOD
June 2016 Reading
Written by Paul Corricelli
ACTORFeature Screenplay – THE BOO
May 2016 Reading
Written by Scott McEntire
ACTORFan Fiction Feature Screenplay – STAR WARS Episode I: THE…

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2016 Film Festival Videos

WILDsound Festival

18 Film Festivals. 2 cities (Toronto, Los Angeles). 131 Films. 32 Countries. 3 Moderators (Matthew Toffolo, Amanda Lomonaco, Kierston Drier) Watch all of the Audience FEEDBACK Videos for each film presented at the WILDsound FEEDBACK Film Festivals.

WATCH the best of Film Festival Videos
ACTORDECEMBER FAMILY/ANIMATION 2016 Film Festival
Watch Audience Feedback Videos from December 29th event
ACTORDECEMBER FEMALE Directors Film Festival
Best of the Dec. 22, 2016 Fest.
ACTORHIGHLIGHTS LA FEEDBACK Film Festival – Day 2
Best of the Dec. 8, 2016 Fest.
ACTORDECEMBER LA FEEDBACK Film Festival – Day 1
Best of the Dec. 7, 2016 Fest.
ACTOR11 FILMS/11 COUNTRIES NOVEMBER 2016 Film Festival
Watch Audience Feedback Videos from November 24th event
ACTOROCTOBER THRILLER/HORROR 2016 Film Festival
Watch Audience Feedback Videos from October 27th event
ACTOROCTOBER ACTION/CRIME 2016 Film Festival
Watch Audience Feedback Videos from October 20th event
ACTORHIGHLIGHTS September 2016 DOC/COMEDY FEEDBACK Film Festival
Best of the…

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Feature Film Pitch: The Rejects, by Rasheeda Garner

WILDsound Festival

LOGLINE PITCH:

ACTORTitle: The Rejects

Written by: Rasheeda Garner

Type: Feature Film

Genre: Comedy, Romance

Logline: When a hopeless romantic is left at the altar and joins a support group for the brokenhearted, he vows to swear off love forever and leads his new friends to exact revenge on their exes only to find unexpected love with a fellow “reject.”

Interested in this logline, please email us at info@wildsound.ca and we’ll forward your email to the writer.

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Feature Film Pitch: The Christmas Storm, by Maha Awad

WILDsound Festival

LOGLINE PITCH:

ACTORTitle: The Christmas Storm

Written by: Maha Awad

Type: Feature Film

Genre: Family, Drama

Logline: Cori’s plans for a perfect Christmas would put Martha Stewart to shame, but they are thwarted by an unexpected snowstorm. She has to settle for Christmas in the city with her boyfriend and her neighbors. This Christmas turns out be a revelation as Cori learns the true meaning of Christmas.

Interested in this logline, please email us at info@wildsound.ca and we’ll forward your email to the writer.

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