Animation Festival Short Script: Zenubia, by Mary Anthony

351df68620 posterThe Earth has been destroyed and humans are no more. It is now upon the planet of Zenubia to artificially restore the Human race.
Jodi’s parents are one of the scientists on this mission. Who is Jodi? He is a humanoid-like alien who lives on Zenubia. On one particular Earth mission his parents disappear and he is left to his own devices to track them down and possibly determine the fate of real Humans.


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Writer Biography – Mary Anthony

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Mary Anthony has graduated in Economics and Master in Business (HR) from Pune University. She has also acquired Freelance Journalist degree from All India Freelance Journalist Association. She has worked as Content creator in various corporate organisations, at present she is a Freelance Journalist with Dhruva News and Fashion and Lifestyle Blogger with her own fashion blog Beautilicious Freaks. She also writes for various brands and media houses. Her recent being contributions to the Saregama Pvt. Ltd Youtube Channel for their section Storiyaan.
She has also forayed into script writing and directing, her debut short film Makeup has been released on Youtube last year. She has written and directed the short film under her banner Morart Films. It has been featured in India’s number one short films channel Six Sigma Films.
She is debuting into the writing world with her first novel Chasing Echoes. The title represents the main protagonist Penny, who is oscillating between reality and moments of amnesia after the tragic disappearance of her husband. She hears voices in her head and does not know who to trust in real life. This forms the basis of her thrilling psychological journey.

ANIMATION Short Script: BANANA REPUBLIC, by Emma Lindsay

Banana republic is about how a group of bananas build their society from scratch after they have destroyed it and how they survive the threatening life as a banana against humanity and other animals .


Writer Biography – Emmanuel Orleans-lindsay


Jay-jay Orleans, also known as E-moll, is a proud ghanaian , a spoken-word artist , a screenplay writer, a visual artist and a freelance writer. His real name from birth is Emmanuel Orleans-lindsay ; he is mostly know by his pseudo name jay-jay Orleans -also spelt J-J Orleans . He is a lover of music, dogs , nature and most importantly reading , with a background in psychology and computer science . With his extensive reading and analysis of these subjects , he informs new heights or perspectives from research in these fields in an artistic manner to empower his readers, entertain them and inspire them . His short story living from October the third was short listed for the afroyoung adult’s anthology. Jay-jay loves public reading of his poems and live performances of his works . Some of pieces that are loved by many include his favourite poems hunt me well, I can’t forget you , God’s done, how dare you love and whose head is this , mostly accompanied by singers ,drummers or other performers.

Writer Statement


To be the best visual writer and amongst the best creative writers in the world .

ANIMATION Short Script: The Samaritan, by Ronnie Henry

3bb1b88380 posterA man learns something extraordinary about himself after a devastating train accident. An office clerk is on his way home from work when the train suddenly derails and crashes. He cauterises the wounds and attempts to get out of the underground whilst leading a young girl who makes him realise his true purpose of living.


Writer Biography – Ronnie Henry

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I am a freelancer video producer and photographer who loves film and creating a good story at the same time. My main ambition is to become either a film writer/director/editor because all aspects of media are huge personal passions of mine. This is why I have decided to combine my love for stories and the art medium of film in order to make my own amazing stories. He also runs a in-house production company/service called Fusion Media House productions which specialises in graphics and media.


Writer Statement


My greatest passion is art as I believe all aspects of the media industry give us the ability to express ourselves in a creative and positive way. The technical and business sides are very appealing as it would enable me to develop a worthwhile career in the entertainment industry. I know the art of filmmaking will demand a lot from me and I believe I can maintain high standards in my work. My aim is to work in the film industry, more specifically directing and editing. I see it as a new media form which is relevant to today’s society and worthy of study.

JUNE 2019 – Read the best of NEW loglines and story pitches

ANIMATION Feature Screenplay: SMART PITCH, by Adnane Laala

ANIMATION Feature Screenplay: RONIN, by John Azzopardi

COMEDY Short Screenplay: The Emergence of Mahdi and Christ, by Mahdi Almasi

COMEDY Short Screenplay: FIELD MANEUVERS, by Jim Newman

COMEDY Feature Screenplay: The Redneck and The Robot, by Michael Miller

COMEDY Feature Screenplay: HONORARY MALE, by Amy Mäki

COMEDY Feature Screenplay: WOK & ROLL, by Paul Zeidman

COMEDY Short Screenplay: FAMILY CRISIS LIVE-IN, by Anna Patterson

COMEDY TV Show: Rockstars Vs Zombies, by Andrew Ward

COMEDY TV SHOW: One Year Later, by David Stebbeds

ANIMATION Feature Screenplay: RONIN, by John Azzopardi

In a world where humans with abilities are a norm, four Parahuman-Samurai in Feudal Japan, were molded into phenomenal warriors. Suffering a savage betrayal from the hands of one their childhood comrades, they sought revenge. Although, they endured a horrendous path of nightmares, two of the samurai; Akira and Ryuu, became masterless and escaped Japan. They’re recruited by a secret government organization to perform special op missions using their abilities. When one mission links their past to them, the samurai must work with their new allies to overcome their deadly obstacles, leading them closer and closer towards Orochi’s doorstep. Destruction and death follows the swift Samurai wherever they go as they follow the trail left behind by a mysterious league of evil combatants. However, it is not enough to halt the Samurai in their tracks; dead or alive. As they recruit fellow warriors along the way, due to unforeseen situations, their goal is to remain compact until the final mission is accomplished. Although, the young warriors struggle to gel as a team, they reach closer to their target. Akira and Ryuu realize the true weakness of their nemesis, as they had fought alongside them throughout their journey; their strength in unity is at stake when the warriors finally go toe-to-toe with Orochi.


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Writer Biography – John Azzopardi

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I always had a passion for fusing characters I have loved from movies to anime, and colliding them with my own world. Got back into writing after a huge hiatus but rediscovered my passion for writing when I got into film.


Writer Statement


I specialize in mainly Sci-fi and Psychological/Thrillers. Enjoy my stories!


Title: Data 

Written by: Leaveil Ricketts

Genre: Animation

Type: Feature Script

Logline: In the world of computers, losing a single byte of data won’t make much of a difference. Nothing will change, unless that byte is not a normal byte, but a Nano byte.

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Animation/Satire Feature Film: PHANTASMAGORIA 2020, by Itzhak Begerano

ACTORTitle: Phantasmagoria 2020

Written by: Itzhak Begerano

Type: Feature Screenplay

Genre: Comedy, Satire, Political, Action, Animation, Family

Logline: A military confrontation between democratic and Islamic forces in 2020…lead the world to final destruction.

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Animation/Fantasy Feature Film: KING OF THE OCEANS, by Michaela Sefler

ACTORTitle: King of the Oceans

Written by: Michaela Sefler

Type: Feature Film

Genre: Animation, Fantasy

Logline: But the city of Mesr was most renowned for the ocean named Or, where an ancient underwater city existed , which was inhabited with superhuman race. King Admi ruled over seven continents, and the lost underwater city was still a mystery to most of the inhabitants of Mesr.

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Animation/Comedy Feature Film: OLIVER THE DANCING DETECTIVE, by Robert Parera

ACTORTitle: OLIVER THE DANCING DETECTIVE [the case of the Stolen Golden Biscuit}

Written by: Robert Parera

Type: Feature Film

Genre: Animation, Family, Comedy

Logline: While in the midst of practicing for a country line dance contest, Private Detective Oliver {cocker spaniel] is enlisted by Mayor Murphy {shar pie} to help find his Daughters Famous Stolen Golden Biscuit.

Pitch: Mr Peabody meets Speed racer.

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Animation/Musical Feature Film: OSCAR, by Raymond Archie Davenport

ACTORTitle: Oscar

Written by: Raymond Archie Davenport

Type: Feature Film

Genre: Animated / Comedy / Musical

Logline: A young barn Swallow named Oscar whose afraid of heights must learn how to fly to go south before the winter to rejoin his family.

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