ALIEN IN MY POCKET feature by Joe Borriello While trying to prove his worth as king, a tiny alien prince travels to Earth to open relations, only to discover that the fate of the galaxy rests in his hands.
This season of Reel Writers brought in a lot of great scripts.
Because our Final Selection Committee read the scripts without knowing who wrote it, we were all surprised to learn that the identity of both the first (grand) prize and second prize for feature-length scripts were the same writer! Q&A with Joe Boriello, author • ALIEN IN MY POCKET (Grand/first prize) • LIVE, FROM THE MILKYWAY (2nd prize)
Q: How long did it take you to write the script?
A: It's taken about five years of revisions and polishes to get it this far.
Q: What is your dream career in the film industry? Where would you like to be in the next 5-10 years?
A: In five to ten years I would like to star in a movie I wrote and directed.
Q: What's next? Are you working on a new script?
A: I'm currently working a screenplay centering around the multiverse.