Award Winner, Short Screenplay - Living in the Past
A 30-year-old disillusioned loner must deal with his estranged and socially awkward father after he suffers a stroke losing part of his memory. Both share a painful past he cannot forget and his father cannot remember.
Official Selection, Short Screenplay - Trouble in New Castille
Death is trying to understand why so many crazy things are happening in the Spanish Colony of New Castille, after hearing the explanations of a witch, a saint and the devil, he might just join in on the fun.
Official Selection, Short Screenplay - The Legend of Gaslight Gil
An aging human bareknuckle champion puts it all on the line for his family.
Award Winner, Student Screenplay - The Burial of the White Swami
Upon their father’s death, triplets with a bitter sibling rivalry must find their way back to their mysterious hometown where only one of them will learn the secret of immortality.
Avi Glick (also!)
Official Selection, Student Screenplay - Stella Incarnated
A grieving man in his late-50s with severe Asperger's becomes the caretaker for a newborn baby whom he believes is the reincarnation of his late wife.
Award Winner, Feature Screenplay - The Mortality Game
Three unlikely friends, all terminal patients at the same mid-west hospital, decide to embark on one final "last hurrah" road trip across the country, all the while playing a dangerous game of death cheating one-upmanship.
Official Selection, Feature Screenplay - Sucre
After causing an accident that took the lives of his wife and infant son, a pastry chef is hell bent on self-destruction, until an unlikely friendship offers him a chance at redemption.
Official Selection, Feature Screenplay - Thank You, Amelia Earhart
Health issues are finally forcing Myrtle out of her house. In her nineties, she's foul-mouthed and bigoted to everyone, including Season, her latest fresh-out-of-school caregiver. Has Myrtle finally met her match? The truths the two women learn from each other leave both forever changed.
Official Selection, Feature Screenplay - MADNESS
A white cop (having a crisis of conscious) arrests a young, black athlete, shortly before a virus is unleashed in Chicago turning the infected into extremely rabid, prejudice monsters. A horror satire.
Official Selection, Feature Screenplay - Perfidies
On the verge of losing his tech job, a repressed man submits to his corporation’s “memory enhancement” experiment to recover his forgotten data. But when a glitch gives him the power to rewrite his own memories, he must choose to either forgive or forget his betrayers.