We are excited to announce the finalists and winner of this year's trackingb TV script contest!
Pigpen by Maud Ferrari - Diane Junker, pig farmer, mother of three and a good Christian, inherits her husband’s criminal business, a secret, illegal prison located under their farmhouse in Waco, Texas. (JUST SIGNED BY ANGELINA CHEN AT ENERGY ENTERTAINMENT!)
The Coast by Hannah Rosner - In the near future, relentless tropical storms and rising sea levels have rendered the U.S. government unable to continue funding recovery efforts to the Gulf Coast. Our series begins one year after the government has declared the Coast no longer part of the continental United States, and put up a border fence to keep coastal residents out of the new Mainland. The pilot centers on three people whose journeys are inextricably linked as they struggle to adapt in this new America. (Contact: Austin Denesuk & Wilhelmina Ross @ CAA, Jon Hersh @ Housefire Management)
8:32 by Brendan Etheredge - On May 18th, 1980, Mount St. Helens violently erupted with the equivalent force of one Atomic bomb going off every second. It would cause a wave of destruction, tragedy, and incredible acts of heroism across the lives of everyone caught in its path. (JUST SIGNED BY DANIEL VANG & WILL ROWBOTHMAN AT 3 ARTS ENTERTAINMENT!)
My Mom's Fucking Pete Davidson by Chelsea Gray - An angsty Southern California teenager, Mia, discovers her mom's new boyfriend is her celebrity crush, Pete Davidson. A coming of age story about the relationship between mothers and daughters and the secrets they keep from each other. Half-hour comedy. (Contact: Eric Borja @ Alldayeveryday)
The Republic of West Florida by Sam Jay Gold - In this mostly true - and truly American - story, an unwieldy gang of idealists, opportunists, and blowhards fight for leadership over the Republic of West Florida, an independent nation founded in 1810 and destroyed in… 1810. (Contact: Sam Jay Gold - firstname.lastname@example.org)
AND THE OVERALL WINNER, CHOSEN BY OUR PANEL OF INDUSTRY JUDGES, IS......................
THE COAST by Hannah Rosner
CONGRATS AGAIN TO ALL, AND THANK YOU TO ALL OUR ENTRANTS AND INDUSTRY JUDGES.