BEST SCENE Screenplay Reading: TO WALK AMONG WOLVES, by Carol Hoffman

 
Logline: A woman is caught in the middle of a rift between her emotionally unstable twin sister and authoritative husband.

Genre: Suspense/Thriller

CAST LIST:

Narrator: Elizabeth Morriss
Nora: Jessica Bowmer
Stanley: Justin Martins
 

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Producer/Director: Matthew Toffolo http://www.matthewtoffolo.com

Festival Moderators: Kierston Drier, Shepsut Wilson
Casting Director: Sean Ballantyne
Editors: Kimberly Villarruel, Kyle Drier, John Johnson

Festival Directors: Mary Cox, Rachel Elder, Natasha Levy

Camera Operators: Hugh Fraser, Andy Camp, Aser Santos Jr., Zack Arch

BEST SCENE Screenplay Reading: FUNNY BONEYARD, by Robert Marshall Tartell

A young entrepreneur creates a wacky Cemetery of the Absurd where no one’s buried, but you can have your own crazy monument. To his friends’ surprise he makes a killing- but then things go horribly wrong !

CAST LIST:

Mary: Cari Haim
Narrator: Elizabeth Morriss
John: Allan Brunet
Larry: Diego O’Brien

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Producer/Director: Matthew Toffolo http://www.matthewtoffolo.com

Festival Moderators: Kierston Drier, Shepsut Wilson
Casting Director: Sean Ballantyne
Editors: Kimberly Villarruel, Kyle Drier, John Johnson

Festival Directors: Mary Cox, Rachel Elder, Natasha Levy

Camera Operators: Hugh Fraser, Andy Camp, Aser Santos Jr., Zack Arch

BEST SCENE Screenplay Reading: THE FIFTH FLOOR, by Dan Ochwat

Inspired by a true story, a 17-year-old girl is hospitalized on the fifth floor (psychiatry) for starving herself. Through staff, patients and a romantic bond with another boy, she overcomes her disorder and the role she played in her younger sister’s death a decade ago.

CAST LIST:

Virginia: Meredith Forlenza
Dr. Ellison: Cari Haim
Narrator: Elizabeth Morriss
Anna: Jessica Bowmer
Chad: Justin Martins

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Producer/Director: Matthew Toffolo http://www.matthewtoffolo.com

Festival Moderators: Kierston Drier, Shepsut Wilson
Casting Director: Sean Ballantyne
Editors: Kimberly Villarruel, Kyle Drier, John Johnson

Festival Directors: Mary Cox, Rachel Elder, Natasha Levy

Camera Operators: Hugh Fraser, Andy Camp, Aser Santos Jr., Zack Arch

BEST Scene Screenplay Reading: The Greek Passage, by Lorenzo Guarnieri

Logline:
Giulio Seta’s final mission in Iraki as a war photojournalist ended dramatically. Now in therapy for PTSD, Giulio decides to travel to a remote Greek island. A shipwreck, a face-off with human-trafficker Thierry, the theft of a caïque and a friendship with Captain Nikolas and the troubled Clara lead Giulio to get back in the game and face his demons.

CAST LIST:

Brian: Diego O’Brien
Giulio: Justin Martins
Narrator: Elizabeth Morriss
Psychiatrist: Allan Brunet
Nikolas: Russell Batcher

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Producer/Director: Matthew Toffolo http://www.matthewtoffolo.com

Festival Moderators: Kierston Drier, Shepsut Wilson
Casting Director: Sean Ballantyne
Editors: Kimberly Villarruel, Kyle Drier, John Johnson

Festival Directors: Mary Cox, Rachel Elder, Natasha Levy

Camera Operators: Hugh Fraser, Andy Camp, Aser Santos Jr., Zack Arch

BEST SCENE Short Screenplay Reading: WYRD by Dawn Brown

Log Line: WYRD is a story of gods, government, greed, and global warming. Eschaton will have the last say. Fate will decide.

Genre: Drama

Type: Comic Book Short Script

CAST LIST:
Bragi: Russell Batcher
Manning: Allan Brunet
Narrator: Elizabeth Morriss
Gull: Jessica Bowmer
Jerk: Justin Martins
Hoarr: Diego O’Brien

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Producer/Director: Matthew Toffolo http://www.matthewtoffolo.com

Festival Moderators: Kierston Drier, Shepsut Wilson
Casting Director: Sean Ballantyne
Editors: Kimberly Villarruel, Kyle Drier, John Johnson

Festival Directors: Mary Cox, Rachel Elder, Natasha Levy

Camera Operators: Hugh Fraser, Andy Camp, Aser Santos Jr., Zack Arch