BEST SCENE Reading of Black Lives Matter, by Mark Thiru

 

Logline : “Los Angeles, 1992: An eminent police department commissioner resolves to purging his deputy commissioner after passion manifestation become inevitable between him and his deputy’s spouse.”

Genre : Thriller

CAST LIST:

Crystal King: Erica Levene
Daryl Gates: Isaiah Kolundzic
Narration: Esther Thibault
Dr. Ethan Harris: Charles Gordon
Rodney G. King: Gabriel Darku
Report Presenter: Julie Sheppard

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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 of THE NOSTRADAMUS MISSION, by Daniel M. Berghoff

A mysterious French astrologer and a North Carolina psychic discover their fate as direct descendants of Nostradamus and together set out on a mission to complete the legacy of their great ancestor. After meeting with a spiritual alien being from the planet Acturas the leader of an Inter-Planetary Galactic Council, they realize their destiny in which their amazing mental powers will lead them to uncover the truths behind the Nostradamus Legacy and human mysteries that have baffled historians for centuries. With the help of two strong women and an old friend they exposes two elite powerful rival secret societies planning World War III to create a global government order. While their relationships strengthen humanity’s purpose becomes more clear as they attempt to help mankind win a final battle of good and evil.

CAST LIST:

Anne Posart Gemelle – 3 – Stephanie Herrera
French Monk – 2 – Brian Carleton
NARRATION – Russell Batcher
Caesar – 10 – Jolly Amaoko
Nostradamus – 6 – Brian Carleton

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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 of Finally!, by Troy Boyce & Sean Nash

CAST LIST:

Art Gallery Waitress – 1 – Stephanie Herrera
Gy (m) – 13 – Jolly Amaoko
NARRATION – Brian Carleton
Ro (f) – 11 – Sarah Bedford
Dee (f) – 25 – Bree Ali

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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 of BAD LIES, by Terry Lynam

CAST LIST:

Judge – 4 – Stephanie Herrera
Roz – 3 – Bree Ali
NARRATION – Sarah Bedford
Charlie – 20 – Brian Carleton
Max Reed – 16 – 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 Screenplay Reading of Moon Over the Hill by Stan Barton

When a cutthroat lawyer seeks a new life and redemption in a secluded homestead in the high desert of New Mexico, she discovers the previous owner’s mysterious experiment, which the government is desperate to bury, along with anyone associated with it. She is determined to make the wonder drug available for the public’s good.

CAST LIST:

Narrator: Val Cole
Rosie: Michelle Urbano
Black M: Peter-Mark Raphael

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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

Animation/Action Best Scene Screenplay of MESSS by Grace Nguyen

Logline: “Messs” is a action, supernatural in which Anika Takano gets more than what she bargained for despite being a “Messs,” a rare type of exorcist who can’t see demons during a certain time-range of day.

Genre: Action, Animated, Supernatural

CAST LIST:

Masaki – SARAH-HAZEN BASK
Demon Takeshi – STEPHEN SANDQUIST
NARRATION – KAT SMILEY
Anika – JESSICA BOWMER
Sayuri – JULIE SHEPPARD
Daisuke – STEVE SWITZMAN

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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

Comedy/Romance Best Scene Screenplay of ODE TO WOMEN by Aster Banani

Story of a love triangle with a girl Virginia who is a rare beauty and grew up with a band of artists, mainly a guy she matches with Franz, who is also her artistic influence and help. Then a rich man who she meets, Mr Watts, who tries to pursue her and does all he can by showing her his new and rich world to her.

Comedy/Romance

CAST LIST:

Mr Watts – STEVE SWITZMAN
NARRATION – JULIE SHEPARD
Virginia – KAT SMILEY
Franz – STEPHEN SANDQUIST

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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