Watch the 4 Novel Winners for July 2015. Submit your own Novel by July 31st

WILDsound Festival

DEADLINE July 31st: 1st CHAPTER/FULL NOVEL Festival. FULL FEEDBACK. Get novel performed by professional actors
http://www.wildsound.ca/book_contest.html

Watch the Four Winning Novel Transcript Performance Readings:

Chapter 1 NOVEL Reading: DIARIES OF KARMA
July 2015 Reading
Written by Bam

Chapter 2 NOVEL Reading: CORR SYL THE TERRIBLE
July 2015 Reading
Written by Garry Rogers

Chapter 4 NOVEL Reading: TURNSTILES
July 2015 Reading
Written by Andrea McKenzie Raine

Chapter 1 NOVEL Reading: RED STORM
July 2015 Reading
Written by Thom Tate

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Get your story performed at the Writing Festival. FULL FEEDBACK on all entries.

WATCH the Recent Winning Short Story/1st Chapter Readings:
http://www.wildsoundfestival.com/novel_and_short_story_readings.html

Deadline July 31st: SUBMIT your NOVEL (both your 1st chapter or full novel accepted)
And we’ll make it into a MOVIE
http://www.wildsound.ca/audio_video_book.html

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Read Short Screenplay Movie Pitches. Films to make into a movie:

WILDsound Festival

Deadline July 31st: FEATURE Screenplay Festival – Get FULL FEEDBACK. Get script performed by professional actors
http://www.wildsound.ca/screenplaycontest.html

Today’s SHORT Screenplay Movie Pitches:

Title: Pawn
http://www.wildsoundfestival.com/pawn_by_az_uddin.html
Written by: Az Uddin
Type: Short Screenplay
Genre: Mystery, Suspense

Title: Plan B-Positive
http://www.wildsoundfestival.com/plan_b-positive_by_elizabeth_buck.html
Written by: Elizabeth Buck
Type: Short Screenplay
Genre: Comedy, Paranormal, Romance

Title: There Were Two
http://www.wildsoundfestival.com/there_were_two_by_steven_wood.html
Written by: Steven Wood
Type: Short Screenplay
Genre: Thriller

Title: ARIF KUBWA
http://www.wildsoundfestival.com/arif_kubwa_by_naftali_wambugu.html
Written by: Naftali Wambugu
Type: Short Screenplay
Genre: CRIME DRAMA

Title: Stuck
http://www.wildsoundfestival.com/stuck_by_tom_heffernan.html
Written by: Tom Heffernan
Type: Short Screenplay
Genre: Drama

Title: Valediction
http://www.wildsoundfestival.com/valediction_by_robert_dominick_jones.html
Written by: Robert Dominick Jones
Type: Short Screenplay
Genre: Crime, Drama, Family

Title: The Reason
http://www.wildsoundfestival.com/the_reason_by_maphiks_ziba.html
Written by: Maphiks Ziba
Type: Short Screenplay
Genre: Drama

Title: Flight 305
http://www.wildsoundfestival.com/fight_305_by_eric_brown.html
Written by: Eric Brown
Type: Short Screenplay
Genre: Docudrama {Based On Actual Events}

Title: The Letters
http://www.wildsoundfestival.com/the_letters_by_bianca_berardo.html
Written by: Bianca Berardo
Type: Short Screenplay
Genre: Drama

Title: Space…

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Interview with Belguim Director NORA BURLET (Go Against)

Matthew Toffolo's Summary

Watch the Audience FEEDBACK Video of GO AGAINST:

Matthew Toffolo interviews Directoed Nora Burlet:

1. What motivated you to make this film?

This story came out of a picture. I was in the South of France, lying on a deck chair and wearing sunglasses. I was reading an article about an actress (I don’t remember her name) who told the story of her first runaway when she was 17. She left her home with a friend of her to going to Spain. I had this picture of these two young girls who were runing away from her school, driving fast with the music outload. I found that image very beautiful. I kept that picture in my head, with the fantasy of making a film out of it. So here I am, writing the very first lines of this script under the sun of vacation.

My first desire was to show…

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1st Scene Script of THE MANTLE by Frank Edward Kelly (plus interview)

WILDsound Festival

Watch the Reading of THE MANTLE of Frank Edward Kelly:

CAST LIST:

NARRATOR – Megan Leach
THERON – Rob Salerno
NINA – Maya Woloszyn
WEATHERMAN – Troy Patterson
WOMAN’S VOICE – Rachel Rain Packota
STATE TROOPER – David Occhipinti

Get to know writer Frank Edward Kelly:

1. What is your screenplay about?

The Mantle is about an FBI agent trapped in a mysterious, snowbound town who stumbles on a series of unearthly deaths that mirror a tragedy from his past.

2. Why should this script be made into a movie?

I think the audience would enjoy being pulled into the story and even though it’s a dark film and journey, the story has a positive, hopeful message.

3. How long have you been writing stories?

I’ve been writing stories since I was a child, but I’ve only been focusing on screenwriting the past several years.

4. What movie have you…

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Watch the July 2015 TV Screenplay Winners. Submit your own TV Pilot/Spec by July 31st

WILDsound Festival

Deadline July 31st: SUBMIT TV PILOT/SPEC Script – Get FULL FEEDBACK. Get script performed by professional actors
http://www.wildsound.ca/tvscreenplaycontest.html

TV Screenplay Festival July 2015 Winners. Watch the winning readings performed by professional actors: One TV PILOT Winner. One TV SPEC from an existing show winner.

TV PILOT – RUST
July 2015 Reading
Written by Cody Carson

SYNOPSIS:

Rust is about a former detective with a series of drug and alcohol dependency issues being brought back into a murder case that he “solved” five years earlier. In the pilot, Paul Rust is forced to confront the demons of the case that still haunt him while trying to come to terms with the news his ex wife has recently got engaged to a guy with a dark secret of his own. On top of that, Rust’s strained relationship with his fourteen year old daughter is about to get a little worse, as Rust…

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Watch this month’s Feature Screenplay Winning Readings. Submit your script by July 31st

WILDsound Festival

Deadline July 31st: FEATURE Screenplay Festival – Get FULL FEEDBACK. Get script performed by professional actors
http://www.wildsound.ca/screenplaycontest.html

Watch July 2015 Winning Feature Screenplay Readings:

Feature SCRIPT – BROWNIE AND FRAN
July 2015 Reading
Written by Arthur S Brown & Rory Leahy

SYNOPSIS:

Brooklyn, NY 1948. The cold war is heating up, and mob entrenchment is at its peak. The U.S. is running a victory lap. Returning veterans want their share of the pie, and they’re willing to strike for it. Two young idealists meet, fall in love, and set out to save the world – while not getting corrupted doing it.

CAST LIST:

NARRATOR – Jason Martorino
BROWNIE – Scott Beaudin
FRAN – Meghan Allen
TRAVERS/DAVID – Cole Reid
SHAYGETZ/HOWIE/LOU – Peter Nelson
KAPLAN/BERTHA/PAULINE – Julie Burris
ZELLY – Andrei Preda

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Feature SCRIPT – THE PAPER ROUTE
July 2015 Reading
Written by Danny M…

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Short Screenplay Reading of HOW IT STARTS by Ed Vassie (plus interview)

WILDsound Festival

Watch the Short Script Reading of HOW IT STARTS:

CAST LIST:

NARRATOR – Maya Woloszyn
JOE – Rob Salerno
MR. SLICK – David Occhipinti
CAMERON – Troy Patterson
MOTHER #2 – Rachel Rain Packota
MOTHER #1 – Megan Leach

Get to know writer Ed Vassie:

1. What is your screenplay about?

The escalation of conflict and the absurdity that flows from it.

2. Why should this script be made into a short film?

It’s topical and gives a filmmaker a great opportunity to demonstrate their talents across a variety of genre filmmaking techniques (e.g. action, comedy and drama).

3. How long have you been writing stories?

Since the first moment I got bored. But seriously, about 5 years.

4. What movie have you seen the most in your life?

Rear Window.

5. What artists would you love to work with?

David Fincher for his no BS take on the world…

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TV PILOT Screenplay Reading of RUST by Cody Carson (plus interview)

WILDsound Festival

Watch the TV PILOT Performance Reading of RUST by Cody Carson:

CAST LIST:

NARRATOR – Rachel Rain Packota
PAUL RUST – Troy Patterson
SARAH – Maya Woloszyn
KATIE – Megan Leach
DICKENS – Rob Salerno
CADDIS – David Occhipinti

Get to know writer Cody Carson:

1. What is your TV PILOT about?

Rust is about a former detective with a series of drug and alcohol dependency issues being brought back into a murder case that he “solved” five years earlier. In the pilot, Paul Rust is forced to confront the demons of the case that still haunt him while trying to come to terms with the news his ex wife has recently got engaged to a guy with a dark secret of his own. On top of that, Rust’s strained relationship with his fourteen year old daughter is about to get a little worse, as Rust discovers that not only…

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TV Show Script Reading of ORPHAN BLACK by Jacqueline Bircher (July 2015 Winner)

WILDsound Festival

Watch ORPHAN BLACK “An Alternation of Flights and Perchings” by Jacqueline Bircher

CAST LIST:

NARRATOR – Sean Ballantyne
SARAH/COSIMA/HELENA/RACHEL – Rachel Rain Packota
ART – Troy Patterson
DELPHINE/GRACE – Maya Woloszyn
ANGIE/MRS. S – Megan Leach
FELIX/MARK – Rob Salerno
THE COLONEL – David Occhipinti

Get to know writer Jacqueline Bircher:

1. What is your ORPHAN BLACK TV Spec screenplay about?

A quick summary: Sarah hatches a reckless gambit to save Helena from the military’s clutches that exposes new, dangerous facets of the clone conspiracy. Cosima and Delphine bring a new clone into the fold in an attempt to cure Cosima’s illness. Felix digs deeper into Mrs. S’s past.

But, what the script is about, on a deeper level, is realizing that you can’t know everything about someone else’s life, even if you look exactly like them, even if you pretend to be them, even if you think you know…

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Watch the Twitter Short Story Winning Videos. Submit your own 140 character shory by July 31st

WILDsound Festival

FREE – TWITTER SHORT STORY FESTIVAL
Submit your 140 character story and have it performed by a professional actor
Deadline July 31st

http://www.wildsoundfestival.com/140_characters.html

Watch the 59 Current Winning Videos for 2015:

Watch July 2015 Twitter Short Stories
http://www.wildsoundfestival.com/july_2015_twitter_short_stories.html

Watch June 2015 Twitter Short Stories
http://www.wildsoundfestival.com/june_2015_twitter_short_stories.html

Watch May 2015 Twitter Short Stories
http://www.wildsoundfestival.com/may_2015_twitter_short_stories.html

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Also, Free logline submissions. The Writing Festival network averages over 95,000 unique visitors a day.
Great way to get your story out: http://www.wildsound.ca/logline.html

Deadlines to Submit your Screenplay, Novel, Story, or Poem to the festival: http://www.wildsound.ca

Watch recent Writing Festival Videos. At least 15 winning videos a month: http://www.wildsoundfestival.com

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