cycle 3 competition
GRAND PRIZE WINNER:
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Explore the dark side of 1930s baseball through Cuban pitching star, Francisco Bellan, who must overcome racism and his entanglement with Jewish mobster, Benno “Safe Bet” Fein, to achieve his dream of American baseball glory.
Afghani spy has to reconnect with her former lover to stop a nuclear disaster and save her daughter.
THE MESSIAH PROJECT
After her husband is killed in combat, an Army doctor creates a rapid healing serum that transforms a squad into indestructible soldiers. When the squad goes rogue, she must hunt down and capture the renegade super soldiers before they cause global chaos.
THE ARCHITECT OF DOWNFALL
A lawyer's moral compass is put to the test at gunpoint.
MINE EYES, GLORY GLORY
A group of small town locals waste the day away hoping for a chance to see the king.
FEATURE-LENGTH PRIZE WINNERS:
FIRST PRIZE: REQUITED – by Bill Johnston
SECOND PRIZE: THROWING GASOLINA – by Jeff Storms
THIRD PRIZE: AZIZA – by Joan Olmstead
SHORT-LENGTH PRIZE WINNERS:
FIRST PRIZE: THE MESSIAH PROJECT – by David E. Baugnon
SECOND PRIZE: THE ARCHITECT OF DOWNFALL – by Silva Mungai
THIRD PRIZE: MINE EYES, GLORY GLORY – by M.L. Goforth
Contact Reel Writers™ if interested in reading/considering any of these great scripts from our 2013 contest:
The following scripts all earned Round 3 story-based scores worthy of a "RECOMMEND":
The Architect of Downfall – short by Silva Mungai
Aziza – feature by Joan Olmstead
Crashdown – feature by WH Clark
Death Expectancy – short by Elisa Herrmann
The Devil's Footprints – feature by Eric Jeske
Edgar Allan Poe's The Oval Portrait – feature by Stephen M. Hunt
Lost Cause – feature by David Schroeder
The Messiah Project – short by David Baugnon
Mine Eyes, Glory Glory – short by Mike Goforth
Out of Brooklyn – feature by Debi Tuccio
Requited – feature by Bill Johnston
Storm Dragons – feature by Leonardo Reis
The Thesis – feature by Richard Averill
Throwing Gasolina – feature by Jeffrey Storms
Wartime Revelations – feature by Carlo Bordone
White Calm – feature by Sid Bodalia
The World on a String – feature by Josh Barash
An Eye for an Eye – feature by Ed Vaughan
Ice Hausen – feature by Bill Clark
Imperfect – short by Dianna Zimmerman & Brad Jost
Thank you to all our entrants. We had over 100 entries submitted in our first cycle, with so many wonderful scripts!
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