Tuesday, June 18

Scripted Brilliance: The 15th New Media Film Festival Spotlights Top Contenders for Script Category

The New Media Film Festival® stands out as a beacon for storytellers who are eager to push the boundaries of conventional narratives. It’s a festival that celebrates the fusion of technology and storytelling, offering a platform for innovative narratives across various media formats. Writers from USA, Lithuania, Belgium, Taiwan and Kenya part of the 106 New Media Films and Content slated June 5-6 2024 Los Angeles CA

 With a history of creating opportunities for creators to thrive, New Media Film Festival®  has become a hub for those who dare to present something different. The festival’s recognition by industry giants like Marvel, Simon & Schuster, Springer Publication, PBS, BBC, HBO, which has been known to request meetings with writers from the festival, underscores its significance in the film industry. 

Honoring Stories Worth Telling Since 2009. 

Script category is defined as all stories in text format. The nominees below are categorized by type of script and are from USA unless otherwise notated. Full details for all nominees is at www.newmediafilmfestival.com/events

The festival offers a highly competitive and prestigious awards package that could be a significant career milestone for any screenwriter. The Grand Prize , Best Script winner and Top 3 Scripts valued at $45,000 in awards a substantial $45,000, but the opportunity to have meetings with industry giants like HBO and Marvel, as well as Filmustage, Script Reader Pro & Scriptwriters Network Packages indicates a comprehensive support for the winner’s next project. Additionally, the visibility provided by being listed on-screen during programming, participating in Q&A sessions, walking the red carpet, and being featured in international press releases and social media with a 20 million reach, ensures that even nominees gain significant exposure. This festival not only rewards talent with Industry perks but also opens doors to networking opportunities and industry recognition that could be transformative for a screenwriter’s career.

FEATURE SCRIPT

Messenger Dogs by Clark Ransom

Fireflies by Amanda Keener

Vanishing Cowboy by Randi Johns

Atoms of the Weather by Camellia White

Baby Boy by Patrick Ford 

Sex, Drugs & Crow’s Feet by Joanne Rose 

Night Of The Living Decorations by Steffany Lohn Sommers            

Just One Inch by Georgette Skolnick         

Poems of Yore by Quanah Hicks  

BOOK

One More Season: The Birth of Football’s Spread Offense by Loren Fife

Emerson Page and Where the Light LeadsChrista by Avampato

 

PLAY 

Muse of Fire by Robert Kelly McAllister

Parcel Post by Mark Wyatt

Ectoplasm by Sara Christian

 

TV SCRIPT 

The Isthmus by Jeff Osborne

Taoist Report by Cherry Yoko from Taiwan

 

“New technologies have empowered and enabled creators outside of a studio or network system to make their own movies and develop cutting edge entertainment. Affordable cameras and editing software allow artists to create and express their skills for a multitude of new distribution platforms. We are presently witness to how storytelling is being redefined in the 21st Century. New Media Film Festival highlights and showcases what will come next.” – SAG Winner, Emmy & Golden Globe nominee Matthew Modine

 

PODCAST SCRIPT 

Frankie & Sage by Seda Anbarci

 

SHORT SCRIPTS 

Marbles by Danielle Elise Olson

The Baobab Tree by Danielle Brown

Agency by Azenath Adede from Kenya

Standing in Line by Julie Corriere

Oasis by LyAnne Thijs from Belgium

 

ABOUT : The New Media Film Festival® is a dynamic platform that celebrates innovative and creative forms of storytelling from around the globe. Scheduled for June 5-6, 2024, in Los Angeles, California, the festival is a testament to the evolution of narrative forms in the digital age. It’s an event that not only showcases pioneering works but also provides a fertile ground for both emerging and established content creators to be recognized by industry giants. With a judging panel that includes representatives from prestigious entities such as Springer Publishing, Simon & Schuster, and major networks like ABC and HBO, the festival promises exposure and opportunities for networking and growth. The festival’s commitment to honoring stories worth telling is a beacon for those who seek to leave a mark in the world of new media.

 

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