SCREENWRITING CONTEST TOP FIVE AND HONORABLE MENTION WINNERS
FIRST PRIZE: MICHAEL ZUNGOLO and JOSEPH DISANTE, “The Summer of
Elizabeth” Contact: 7912 Via Magdalena, Burbank, CA 91504, 818-767-4965, email@example.com Logline: The heroic journey of Elizabeth Jones, a flamboyant, iconoclastic, dedicated and gifted young athlete who shatters the gender barrier of professional baseball! Plucked from obscurity, her “rookie” season proves tumultuous and plagued with controversy as she overcomes all obstacles in her quest to realize her lifelong dream to pitch in the major leagues.
SECOND PRIZE: KERRY KENT, “High Incident” Contact: 3429 West Crest Lane, Phoenix, AZ 85027, 623-869-7129, firstname.lastname@example.org Logline: Military investigator Christine Gant links a secret Air Force Project called "THIS" to a civilian airliner crash. Christine risks her life to expose the cover up as CIA Director Frank Reynolds unleashes his men to hunt down Christine and bury the truth about "THIS."
THIRD PRIZE: ROBERT BALDWIN and SHERI KEASLER, “Dangereux” Contact: 9894 S. Venneford Ranch Road, Highlands Ranch, CO 80126. Home phone: 303-470-1514. Work phone: 303-623-1834, email@example.com Logline: Shot down over France in 1944, American airman escapes the Nazis with a Resistance woman who poses as his bride. Behind enemy lines, he could be shot as a spy. Searching together for her daughter in the Kindertransport, they risk their lives for her daughter, each other and freedom.
FOURTH PRIZE: BARBARA SMALLWOOD,
“The Vicar’s Wife” Contact: P.O. Box 22674, Carmel, CA 93922, 831-646-4200, Barbara_Smallwood@mpc.cc.ca.us Logline: Chosing to free herself of her vicar husband's oppression, a young woman in Victorian England goes on to challenge the Queen's Court so that contraceptive information can be distributed and choice can become a reality for thousands of her fellow countrywomen.
FIFTH PRIZE: STEPHAN CLARK, “The Family Jewels” Contact: 2395 Eastlake Drive, Kelseyville, CA 95451, (707) 279-2077, firstname.lastname@example.org Logline: When the wild son of a burger tycoon is disinherited, he goes to desperate measures to reclaim the family jewels; and in the process saves them.
MONTEREY ON LOCATION AWARD: Top screenplay with 50% or more locations in Monterey County and HONORABLE MENTION
REINALDO GARCIA, “Liberty and Libertad” Contact: 7124 Oak Tree Place, Monterey, CA 93940, 831-333-0617, email@example.com
Andrew Arthur, “Pilgrim of Eternity"
Contact: P.O. Box 1393, Boston, MA 02117, 617-497-5056, firstname.lastname@example.org
Brian Cannon, “The Mapmaker”
Contact: 525 University Ave.- Fish and Neave, Palo Alto, CA 94301, email@example.com
Grant Fjermedal, “Nothing to Lose”
Contact: 2409 NW Blue Ridge Drive, Seattle, WA 98177, 206-782-9402, firstname.lastname@example.org
David Geffner and Heather Jane MacDonald-Smith, “The Glen”
Contact: 1528C Monterey-Salinas Highway, Monterey, CA 93940, 831-372-7100, email@example.com
Richard Herstek, “The Greater Evil”
Contact: Julie Peck, 2 Atherton Lane, Belchertown, MA 01007, 413-323-0391, firstname.lastname@example.org
Stevan Holmes, “No Good Deed”
Contact: 5300 NE 24th Terrace, #115C, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33308, 954-493-9088, email@example.com