I’m delighted to announce I’ve been named one of 25 “Screenwriters to Watch” for 2020, by the International Screenwriter’s Association. Come see my glorious bio!
My 9-page sci-fi screenplay ANAESTHESIA has won the “Table Read My Screenplay” contest in the short film category. A reading/performance has been recorded by actors – listen to it here.
At last, the long-awaited Blu-Rays and DVDs of NEW are coming together. I’m really pretty excited about that the package we’re assembling. In addition to the film itself, we’re throwing in a ton of bonus material: visual effects demos, production … Continue reading
This month we’ve launched a campaign to raise the $22,000 we’ll need to make NEW, our dramatic science-fiction short film. Please visit our USA Projects page, watch our campaign video, and consider becoming a part of the team that makes this … Continue reading
On Friday, March 15 & 16, the Healdsburg International Short Film Festival is doing a “Best of the Festival” thing in Santa Rosa, CA. My latest micro-short (2 minutes!) ANGST will screen both days. There’s a wine reception Friday evening … Continue reading
Here’s some nice coverage by the Santa Rosa Press Democrat’s John Beck on the Healdsburg festival, including a mention of local filmmakers.
Adapted from my latest short screenplay, NEW is a 1,300-word short story that just won first place in the Redwood Writers Sci-Fi Short Story Contest. I’m quite pleased and take this as more encouragement to make the short film. The … Continue reading
I recently directed a promotional spot for the San Francisco Association of Realtors. Also keeping busy procrastinating on the new screenplay, and sending my new short ANGST out to festivals.
I’m finishing up post-production on a brand new comedy short, ANGST. Coming soon!
I co-wrote and directed some over-the-top scenes (soapy melodrama a la Douglas Sirk), at a live event opening night of the Napa Valley Film Festival. Crazy, noisy, but fun. A terrific cast, and a crew of hot-shot pros. (All photos … Continue reading
My screenplay OCCUPANT made the quarterfinals in the Nicholl Fellowship in Screenwriting – that’s the one run by AMPAS. Guess all the rewriting paid off.
MAY 2011: The Story of Sputnik screens May 28 at the Bodega Bay International Film Festival.
Turnout for my workshop exceeded expectations. We’ve got four actor/director teams rehearsing and videotaping scenes this month!
Completed a 3-week screenwriting intensive at TheFilmSchool where I studied with people like writer Stewart Stern (Rebel Without a Cause). Incredible.
Our screenplay The Sensitivity Program WINS Best Sci-Fi Screenplay at the 2009 Austin Film Festival screenplay competition!!