Writemovies Contest #26 Results

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WriteMovies 26th Writing Contest results

CONTEST WINNER : Sarah Hogan – IF NOT NOW…
Sarah is an Oxford grad who has spent many years traveling the world as a career diplomat. She is delighted to have won the WriteMovies contest with only her second script.

“IF NOT NOW…” is a futuristic political thriller that plots the demise of the western world when a famine overtakes the newly minted superpower that is China. How do you stop 1.3 billion Chinese from taking what they need?

SECOND PLACE: Carolyn Kras – MAGNETIC
Carolyn Kras is a Los Angeles writer who recently graduated with an M.F.A. in Dramatic Writing from Carnegie Mellon University. Her feature screenplay Magnetic, about William Gilbert and Queen Elizabeth I’s secret affair, received honors from Screenplay Search, the Swansea Bay Film Festival, and the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation. Carolyn also placed second in Scriptapalooza’s sitcom writing competition and is currently writing a legal comedy t.v. pilot. Her plays have been produced around the country. For more information, please visit www.carolynkras.com

Pitch logline: Magnetic is an historical romance about the tempestuous affair between Doctor William Gilbert and his unruly patient, Queen Elizabeth I, as he tries to save her from a mysterious illness.

THIRD PLACE: Paul S. Wolff – 182MB
Paul S. Wolff made a few YouTube Short Films where he worked as actor, producer and above all, as a writer. Every writer should at least once write a wordless short film “Secret Encounter”: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yxJk6QtX310

Semi-Finalists Finalists
Ali, Habiba – L’ENJEU DU JEU Blanchon, Sylvie – PARMI D’AUTRES
Aston, Peter – BORDERLINE Bloch, Jerome – LUNE DE MIEL
Balfour, Grant – I CUT ON DEAD GUYS: A ZOMBIE SURF FILM Chevrier, Axelle – LE RESEAU
Baughman, Joseph – HIGHER LEVEL NEEDS Dall’Orso, Anne-Catherine – BILLY
Beaujard, Johanne – SIMON de Chauvelin, Christine – CANCER SUR COMMANDE
Blanchon, Sylvie – PARMI D’AUTRES Ecker, Ronald – DESTINY’S DAUGHTERS
Bloch, Jerome – LUNE DE MIEL Feister, Anna-Beth – T FOR TURMOIL
Bodereau, Nicolas – LE SOULEVEMENT DES REVES Gantelet, Leo – LE CHEMIN IDEAL
Bolkvadze, Tamar – ENCORE Garmendia, Sly – LE TREFLE NOIR
Buckley, RJ – TO KILL AN ANGEL Gilleece, Matthew – EVERYMAN
Carter, Diane – POLYMORPHE Guimond, Richard – FOGGY JOE
Chevrier, Axelle – LE RESEAU Hatch, Randy – WINLESS WINNER
Christopherson, Kyle – SEED Heidt, Kenny – TALION
Culton, John – THE HUNTER’S ROAD Hogan, Sarah – IF NOT NOW…
D, Desmond – UNINHABITABLE Jahant-Osborn, Sundae – JUST KILL ME ALREADY
Dall’Orso, Anne-Catherine – BILLY Jenner, Gail – FOOL MOON
de Chauvelin, Christine – CANCER SUR COMMANDE Johns, Joe – CORPORATE ANXIETY
DeLamater, Marc – TRITON Kancel, Richard – KLE LA (LA CLEF)
do Vale, Marie-Christine – ORIGINES Kras, Carolyn – MAGNETIC
Ecker, Ronald – DESTINY’S DAUGHTERS Levchine, Alexis – LE SIMPLE
Edmonston, Rebecca – NOTHING TO LOSE Maharaki – GENEVIEVE ET LA THEORIE DU CINQ
Eng, Anne – A TALE OF TWO BROTHERS Maiuro, Travis – THE RENDEZVOUS PRICE
Engle, Jordan – SURVIVORS Michel, Jean-Bernard – LA RAMPE
Erengil, B.G. – MERCY HOSPITAL Newton, Eafat – THE PARTY OF THE FIRST PART
Espinoza, Patrick – DES CENDRES A L’EAU Penney, Wayne – PITCAIRN
Farrell, Caroline – THE LUPII Peterka, Daniela – BLOODBROTHER
Feister, Anna-Beth – T FOR TURMOIL Pirzada, Sabir – THE PROMISED LAND
Gantelet, Leo – LE CHEMIN IDEAL Riedel, Stefan – WORST CASE
Garmendia, Sly – LE TREFLE NOIR Speakes, Will – HARMAN
Getto, Jason – AMERICAN BABY Spurling, Lucinda – THE EMPIRE OF THE AIR
Gilleece, Matthew – EVERYMAN Sroka, Jurgen – DER SANDMANN
Golde, Bruce – IMPLANTED St Clair, Leo – LA VAGUE BLEUE
Good, Josh – ELEPHANT HEARTS Stadulis, Christopher – BURNING DOWN
Gordon, Carol – MAGGIE EXPOSED Stevens DeLorenzo, Christine – BY PERMISSION OF HEAVEN
Gourgaud, Lionel – E.M.I. Straub, Konrad – FERNGESPRACH
Grabowski-Cotton, Laura – RECALCULATING 10-1-10 Tillman, Dempsey – THE ALMIGHTY
Grabowski-Cotton, Laura – THE ACCIDENTAL ENGAGEMENT Warembourg, Gilles – ELLIPSES
Grebb, Michael – A CHRISTMAS SCHEME Wentz, Daniel – SAHAR
Guennani, Zoher – REMEMBER DEATH Winston, Sammie – LOST AND FINDER
Guimond, Richard – FOGGY JOE Wolff, Paul – 182 MB
Gurich, Ted – MARIACHIS IN MAZATLAN
Hamant, Jean – NATION DANTONE
Hammond, Robert – B.B. DeMille
Hatch, Randy – WINLESS WINNER
Heidt, Kenny – TALION
Hogan, Sarah – IF NOT NOW…
Jahant-Osborn, Sundae – JUST KILL ME ALREADY
Jenner, Gail – FOOL MOON
Jevtic, Jovan – BROKEN ROOTS
Johns, Joe – CORPORATE ANXIETY
Kancel, Richard – KLE LA (LA CLEF)
Kornfield, David – AMERICAN TRASH
Kras, Carolyn – MAGNETIC
L’esprit, Nicolas – HELL’S DOORS (LES PORTES DES ENFERS)
Lamb, Aimee – FLORA SANDES, K.G.S.
Leonardi, Thomas – L’EXISTENCE PRECEDE L’ESSENCE
Levchine, Alexis – LE SIMPLE
Loesch, Elisabeth – TANGO INTERRUPTUS
Lourenco, Christophe – MYSPACE LOVE
Lopez, Mario G. – DYSPHONIA
Lundberg, Kris – THE STAR OF THE COUNTY DOWN
Maharaki – GENEVIEVE ET LA THEORIE DU CINQ
Maiuro, Travis – THE RENDEZVOUS PRICE
Mansevani, Celestin – SI PAPA SAVAIT
Matson, Adam – INVINCIBLE
McCord, Joseph Lennon – ADOLF’S SECRET
McCoy, Ryan – BURY ME
Michaelson, Jay – NEMO
Michel, Jean-Bernard – LA RAMPE
Miller, A. Blaine – BITTER ROOT
Mitchell, Hamilton – NEW MOMMY
Moncho, Rene – UNE AUSSI LONGUE ABSENCE
Newton, Eafat – THE PARTY OF THE FIRST PART
Noble, Andrew – GRAVITY
Padez, Jim – REMISSION
Penney, Wayne – PITCAIRN
Peterka, Daniela – BLOODBROTHER
Phinny, Peter – ROUGH COUNTRY
Pirzada, Sabir – THE PROMISED LAND
Riedel, Stefan – WORST CASE
Rocher, Dominique – SIXTIES BLUES
Rostron, Brittany – INHERITANCE
Sampana, Naoue – AMERICAN FILM
Samson, Marc – MAELSTROM
Scott, Caleb – DIXIE LAND
Shank, Steven – BUSH LEAGUE
Singleton, Jason – PIPE DREAMS
Speakes, Will – HARMAN
Spurling, Lucinda – THE EMPIRE OF THE AIR
Sroka, Jurgen – DER SANDMANN
St Clair, Leo – LA VAGUE BLEUE
Stadulis, Christopher – BURNING DOWN
Stark, Richard – MY SON’S BIG BRIS
Stevens DeLorenzo, Christine – BY PERMISSION OF HEAVEN
Straub, Konrad – FERNGESPRACH
Tillman, Dempsey – THE ALMIGHTY
Tyler, Rob – ROOMIES
Warembourg, Gilles – ELLIPSES
Warren, Victor – JACK TANDY
Wentz, Dainel – SAHAR
Winston, Sammie – LOST AND FINDER
Wolff, Paul – 182 MB
Wood, Annie – ADOPTING GRANDPA
Yarber, Aaron – M