2007 Contest Results

THE OVERALL WINNER (CHOSEN BY OUR PANEL OF INDUSTRY JUDGES):

SPACIOUS SKIES by Tamas Harangi

FINALISTS:

DETOUR DE FRANCE – A thirty-seven year old loser paper boy struggles to win the Tour De France after making a wrong turn that sets him off on a Forrest Gump-like European adventure.  Writer: Phil Berger.  Contact: phil@kingfishproductions.com  (SIGNED WITH THE BOHRMAN AGENCY!)

KADOGO (aka KASSIM THE DREAM) – The true story of an African child soldier who defected to the US and became a world boxing champion.  Writer: David Harris Kline.  Contact: dhkline@hotmail.com

SPACIOUS SKIES – A former Kosovo soldier, now illegal alien working for the Russian mob in order to get his Green Card, falls in love with his final hit.  Writer: Tamas Harangi.  Contact: Manager Seth El: manager@houseofscribes.com

HONORABLE MENTIONS

JAILBAIT - Two sexually-frustrated best friends start dating female prison inmates in hopes of hassle-free relationships complete with conjugal visits, but things become more complicated than they first expected.  Written by: Mike Alber & Gabriel M. Snyder. Contact: gmurraysnyder(at)yahoo(dot)com (SCRIPT OPTIONED TO SOBINI FILMS, SIGNED WITH ABSTRACT ENTERTAINMENT & APA!)

IN THIS LAND OF GILEAD – In post-apocalyptic America, a female survivor/doctor must shepherd two orphans to safety through a brutal, tribal landscape.  Written by: Elana Frink.  Contact: elanafrink(at)gmail(dot)com (SIGNED WITH THE SHUMAN COMPANY & ICM!)

THE RETRIBUTION OF MANNY WALKER – A young female FBI agent attempts to track down a mysterious vigilante targeting known pedophiles.  Written by: Christian Wisecarver & Christopher Dorff.  Contact: josh(at)AbstractLA(dot)com (SIGNED WITH ABSTRACT ENTERTAINMENT!)

COUPLES – A dark, character-driven comedy about three married couples and the fallout which results from the pursuit of their sexual fantasies.  Written by: Ed Ruggiero.  Contact: edruggi(at)comcast(dot)net

DOYLESTOWN – Inspired by a true story.  A sexy South Philly showgirl plays puppetmaster to a group of Irish thugs in order to pull off the biggest cash heist in the history of Pennsylvania.  Written by: Joe Nienalt.  Contact: joe9alt(at)yahoo(dot)com (SIGNED WITH UTA & ALAN GASMER!)