Screenplay of the Day (Watch Reading): OPERATION BABYLIFT by John McCarney

The true story of a Bowie knife toting airline CEO and a Volkswagen van driving hippie who risk their live to save mixed race orphans from being murdered.

CAST LIST:

Jenkins: Christopher Bautista
Narrator: Sean Ballantyne
Daly : Malcolm Taylor
Cory: Luke Robinson

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Screenplay of the Day (Watch Reading): Miracle Cove, by Al Cool (TV PILOT)

SERIES: Set in 1970, this rainforest tale follows a damaged son wanting to save his sisters from their violent father by taking a dangerous logging job. There, he must live with his decision in a world intertwined with a twisted employer, workplace thugs, mentors and an alluring lover — a world he might not survive.

CAST LIST:

Narrator: Andrea Irwin

Dad/Johnny: Steven Holmberg
Weylin/Dirk : Logan Forsyth Freeman
Tom: Thomas Fournier
Annaleigh: Katelyn Varadi
Faeona: Delphine Roussel
Herbie/Jim: Jolly Amaoko

Producer/Director: Matthew Toffolo http://www.matthewtoffolo.com

Festival Moderators: Matthew Toffolo, Rachel Elder

Casting Director: Sean Ballantyne

Editors: Kimberly Villarruel, Ryan Haines, John Johnson

Festival Directors: Rachel Elder, Natasha Levy

Camera Operators: Ryan Haines, Temitope Akinterinwa, Efren Zapata, Zack Arch

June 2019 – Interview with NEW Screenwriters from around the world.

16 interviews in total conducted by Matthew Toffolo:

Interview with Screenwriter Josh Brushett (PERSEVERANCE)
Interview with Screenwriter Josh Brushett (PERSEVERANCE)

Interview with Screenwriter Anthony DeFoe (SUPERCUT)
https://matthewtoffolo.com/2019/06/11/interview-with-screenwriter-anthony-defoe-supercut-2/

Interview with Screenwriter Nicole De Sapio (The Magnificent Mid-Century Met)
https://matthewtoffolo.com/2019/06/01/interview-with-screenwriter-nicole-de-sapio-the-magnificent-mid-century-met/

Interview with Screenwriter Ronald V. Micci (MARLISE)
https://matthewtoffolo.com/2019/06/01/interview-with-screenwriter-ronald-v-micci-marlise/

Interview with Screenwriter Samuel Zehr (MY FAVORITE PERVERT)
https://matthewtoffolo.com/2019/06/01/interview-with-screenwriter-samuel-zehr-my-favorite-pervert/

Interview with Screenwriter Raymond A. Porter (Himal Gold: Murder and Intrigue in the High Mountains)
https://matthewtoffolo.com/2019/06/01/interview-with-screenwriter-raymond-a-porter-himal-gold-murder-and-intrigue-in-the-high-mountains/

Interview with Screenwriter Justin Lifflander (THE PLOWSHARE PARADOX)
https://matthewtoffolo.com/2019/06/01/interview-with-screenwriter-justin-lifflander-the-plowshare-paradox/

Interview with Screenwriter Horton Emory (TRANSPARENT Spec Screenplay)
https://matthewtoffolo.com/2019/06/01/interview-with-screenwriter-horton-emory-transparent-spec-screenplay/

Interview with Screenwriter Gail B. Robinson (He Tried to Kill Me… He Died!!)
https://matthewtoffolo.com/2019/06/01/interview-with-screenwriter-gail-b-robinson-he-tried-to-kill-me-he-died/

Interview with Screenwriter Federico Carro (THE KING OF LIGHT)
https://matthewtoffolo.com/2019/06/01/interview-with-screenwriter-federico-carro-the-king-of-light/

Interview with Screenwriter Eduardo Ramirez (TRAVEL COMPANION)
https://matthewtoffolo.com/2019/06/01/interview-with-screenwriter-eduardo-ramirez-travel-companion/

Interview with Screenwriter Alysha Nunez (SOW DON’T SING)
https://matthewtoffolo.com/2019/05/28/interview-with-screenwriter-alysha-nunez-sow-dont-sing/

Interview with Screenwriter Morgan Schefflin (L.A.’s Finest)
https://matthewtoffolo.com/2019/05/28/interview-with-screenwriter-morgan-schefflin-l-a-s-finest/

Interview with Screenwriter Louetta Jensen (Bittersweet Serenity)
https://matthewtoffolo.com/2019/05/28/interview-with-screenwriter-louetta-jensen-bittersweet-serenity/

Interview with Screenwriter Janet Caulfield (LOTUS OPERANDI)
https://matthewtoffolo.com/2019/05/28/interview-with-screenwriter-janet-caulfield-lotus-operandi/

Interview with Screenwriter Richard Trask (COSMOSIS OF WORLDS)
https://matthewtoffolo.com/2019/05/28/interview-with-screenwriter-richard-trask-cosmosis-of-worlds/

Interview with Screenwriter Carol Hoffman (TO WALK AMONG WOLVES)
https://matthewtoffolo.com/2019/05/28/interview-with-screenwriter-carol-hoffman-to-walk-among-wolves/

April 2019 – Read SCREENWRITER Interviews

24 screenplay writer interviews conducted by Matthew Toffolo:

Interview with Screenwriter Jerry Nield (CATCH!)
Interview with Screenwriter Jerry Nield (CATCH!)

Interview with Screenwriter Mark Thiru (BLACK LIVES MATTER)
Interview with Screenwriter Mark Thiru (BLACK LIVES MATTER)

Interview with Screenwriter Daniel Fishbayn (Adventure Time)
Interview with Screenwriter Daniel Fishbayn (Adventure Time)

Interview with Screenwriter Alex Alvarez (WILL)
Interview with Screenwriter Alex Alvarez (WILL)

Interview with Screenwriter Michael Gavino (The Adorables)
Interview with Screenwriter Michael Gavino (The Adorables)

Interview with Screenwriter Paige Brien (Burden of the Blood Moon)
Interview with Screenwriter Paige Brien (Burden of the Blood Moon)

Interview with Screenwriter Susie Schecter (REAR-ENDED)
Interview with Screenwriter Susie Schecter (REAR-ENDED)

Interview with Screenwriter Thomas Clary (The Switch)
Interview with Screenwriter Thomas Clary (The Switch)

Interview with Screenwriter Stan Barton (Moon Over the Hill)
Interview with Screenwriter Stan Barton (Moon Over the Hill)

Interview with Screenwriter Giselle DaMier (ASHPODEL)
Interview with Screenwriter Giselle DaMier (ASHPODEL)

Interview with Screenwriter Justin Lamar Petty (The Immortal King Jesus)
Interview with Screenwriter Justin Lamar Petty (The Immortal King Jesus)

Interview with Screenwriter Paul Weidknecht (Paying the Night Differential)
Interview with Screenwriter Paul Weidknecht (Paying the Night Differential)

Interview with Screenwriter Renee Rubio (VIVA!!)
Interview with Screenwriter Renee Rubio (VIVA!!)

Interview with Screenwriter Grace Nguyen (MESSS)
Interview with Screenwriter Grace Nguyen (MESSS)

Interview with Screenwriter Nehemiah Russell (ODE)
Interview with Screenwriter Nehemiah Russell (ODE)

Interview with Screenwriter Christopher Santos (The Caregiver)
Interview with Screenwriter Christopher Santos (The Caregiver)

Interview with Screenwriter Alex Theo Giannoulis (STASIS*)
Interview with Screenwriter Alex Theo Giannoulis (STASIS*)

Interview with Screenwriter Haley Isleib (DRONES & DRIVERS)
Interview with Screenwriter Haley Isleib (DRONES & DRIVERS)

Interview with Screenwriter Beth Rehman (Pain in the A–)
Interview with Screenwriter Beth Rehman (Pain in the A–)

Interview with Screenwriter Shelly Paino (UNHOOKED)
Interview with Screenwriter Shelly Paino (UNHOOKED)

Interview with Screenwriter Kathryn L. Scurry (TEXAS SHIELDS)
Interview with Screenwriter Kathryn L. Scurry (TEXAS SHIELDS)

Interview with Screenwriter Randall Talton (DREAM)
Interview with Screenwriter Randall Talton (DREAM)

Interview with Screenwriter Eylem Sayman (THE SEVEN CIRCLES)
Interview with Screenwriter Eylem Sayman (THE SEVEN CIRCLES)

Interview with Screenwriter Ellen Winburn (WORTH WAITING FOR)
Interview with Screenwriter Ellen Winburn (WORTH WAITING FOR)

Interview with Screenwriter Travis Darkow (SERVILE?)
Interview with Screenwriter Travis Darkow (SERVILE?)

Interview with Winning Screenwriter Katy Erin (STUCK)
Interview with Winning Screenwriter Katy Erin (STUCK)

Interview with Screenwriter Roderick Sloan (HERO FAMILY)
Interview with Screenwriter Roderick Sloan (HERO FAMILY)

March 2019 Screenwriter Interviews

Read interviews with top screenwriters from around the world.

Interviews conducted by Matthew Toffolo

Interview with Screenwriter David Sabbath (Dancing in the White Room)
https://matthewtoffolo.com/2019/02/25/interview-with-screenwriter-david-sabbath-dancing-in-the-white-room/
 

Interview with Screenwriter Ian White (AMARIS)
https://matthewtoffolo.com/2019/02/25/interview-with-screenwriter-ian-white-amaris/
 

Interview with Screenwriter Kristina Rezek (YOUR ROARING TWENTIES)
https://matthewtoffolo.com/2019/02/25/interview-with-screenwriter-kristina-rezek-your-roaring-twenties/
 

Interview with Screenwriter Ray Cecire (The Prophecies)
https://matthewtoffolo.com/2019/02/25/interview-with-screenwriter-ray-cecire-the-prophecies/
 

Interview with Screenwriter ML De La Garza (Indigenous)
https://matthewtoffolo.com/2019/02/25/interview-with-screenwriter-ml-de-la-garza-indigenous/
 

Interview with Screenwriter Gustavo Freitas (Lies, Hamburgers, and Cufflinks)
https://matthewtoffolo.com/2019/02/25/interview-with-screenwriter-gustavo-freitas-lies-hamburgers-and-cufflinks/
 

Interview with Screenwriter Gregory Allen (HE IS GONE)
https://matthewtoffolo.com/2019/02/25/interview-with-screenwriter-gregory-allen-he-is-gone/

February 2019 Screenwriter Interviews

Read interviews with top screenwriters from around the world.

Interviews conducted by Matthew Toffolo

Interview with Winning Screenwriter Gracious Vallarious (VIN AND JILL)
Interview with Winning Screenwriter Gracious Vallarious (VIN AND JILL)

Interview with Winning Screenwriter Farook Qais (THE PORTAL)
Interview with Winning Screenwriter Farook Qais (THE PORTAL)

Interview with Winning Screenwriter Robert Tartell (Hard-Hearted Hannah & Funny Boneyard)
Interview with Winning Screenwriter Robert Tartell (Hard-Hearted Hannah & Funny Boneyard)

Interview with Winning Screenwriter Gregory N. Ranky (GECKO ON-SIGHT)
Interview with Winning Screenwriter Gregory N. Ranky (GECKO ON-SIGHT)

Interview with Winning Screenwriter Maurizio Caduto (LIKE A BLOODY MONKEY)
Interview with Winning Screenwriter Maurizio Caduto (LIKE A BLOODY MONKEY)

Interview with Winning Screenwriter Anoop Judge (THE RUMMY CLUB)
Interview with Winning Screenwriter Anoop Judge (THE RUMMY CLUB)

Interview with Winning Screenwriter David Hearne (STARFARERS)
Interview with Winning Screenwriter David Hearne (STARFARERS)

Interview with Winning Screenwriter Anna Milun Walsh (GIRLS TV Show)
Interview with Winning Screenwriter Anna Milun Walsh (GIRLS TV Show)

Interview with Screenwriter Tali Zingman (HEADSTRONG)
Interview with Screenwriter Tali Zingman (HEADSTRONG)

Interview with Screenwriter Marilyn Lee (WOMEN OF STEEL)
Interview with Screenwriter Marilyn Lee (WOMEN OF STEEL)

Interview with Screenwriter Eileen Wilson (GINGER SNAP)
Interview with Screenwriter Eileen Wilson (GINGER SNAP)

Interview with Screenwriter Rodrigo Juatco (ROAR)
Interview with Screenwriter Rodrigo Juatco (ROAR)

Best Screenwriter Interviews of January 2019


Interview with Screenwriter Tayler Carter (FLUIDITY)
Interview with Screenwriter Tayler Carter (FLUIDITY)

Interview with Screenwriter Eileen Wilson (THE CLICHE)
Interview with Screenwriter Eileen Wilson (THE CLICHE)

Interview with Screenwriter Zach Paul Brown (CAIROS)
Interview with Screenwriter Zach Paul Brown (CAIROS)

Interview with Screenwriter James Zeankowski (MIND FORCE)
Interview with Screenwriter James Zeankowski (MIND FORCE)

Interview with Screenwriter Alan Rosenfeld (Jonny Quest: The Terror of Dr. Zin)
Interview with Screenwriter Alan Rosenfeld (Jonny Quest: The Terror of Dr. Zin)

Interview with Screenwriter Elizabeth Shum (THE GOLDBERGS TV Spec Screenplay)
Interview with Screenwriter Elizabeth Shum (THE GOLDBERGS TV Spec Screenplay)

Interview with Screenwriter Mona Fuller (SALACIOUS)
Interview with Screenwriter Mona Fuller (SALACIOUS)

Interview with Screenwriter Steven Prowse (THE NIGHT WITCHES)
Interview with Screenwriter Steven Prowse (THE NIGHT WITCHES)

Interview with Screenwriter Tara C. Hall (WOMEN AND CHILDREN FIRST)
Interview with Screenwriter Tara C. Hall (WOMEN AND CHILDREN FIRST)

Interview with Screenwriter Michael Aliotti (JIMMY)
Interview with Screenwriter Michael Aliotti (JIMMY)

Interview with Screenwriter Steve Feld (AND THEN, THIS HAPPENED)
Interview with Screenwriter Steve Feld (AND THEN, THIS HAPPENED)

Interview with Screenwriter Jessi Thind (UP AND AWAY – Superman Script)
Interview with Screenwriter Jessi Thind (UP AND AWAY – Superman Script)

Interview with Screenwriter P.J. Palmer (NORTH STAR)
Interview with Screenwriter P.J. Palmer (NORTH STAR)

Interview with Screenwriter Helen Marsh (Alice Through the Microscope)
Interview with Screenwriter Helen Marsh (Alice Through the Microscope)