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An FBI Agent wakes up with no memories in a post-apocalyptic New York City after an unknown catastrophe has annihilated all life on earth. Second Place, Screenplay Festival, 2018.

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By S R Kuy.

The Heart of a Tiger is based on the true story of a woman who escaped the Cambodian Genocide in the 1970s. It follows three generations of women struggling against the boundaries placed upon them, each ultimately emerging triumphant to achieve their dreams. This is my family’s story of survival. Received 37 awards.

Format: Screenplay

(Posted: 04/30/2018; Updated: 09/09/2019)

By Steve Weissman.

Based on the true story of the Buddha: The battles of a Prince who rejects riches and power, risking insanity and death, in a quest to find ultimate freedom.

Format: Screenplay

(Posted: 11/23/2007; Updated: 05/06/2019)

By Joann Buckley Collins.

The unsung muse of the Dada art movement of the 1910s was a woman ahead of her time. Thrice married, thrice abandoned, the Baroness Elsa kept rising from ashes. Proto-punk. Performance artist. Feminist. Synesthete. Elsa enthralled and inspired everyone who met her, but remained unknown to the world at large, and died tragically unknown, alone and penniless.

Format: Screenplay

(Posted: 05/03/2019; Updated: 10/19/2019)

By Nabil Ziani.

And they compel one Simon of Cyrene, who passed by, coming out of the country, the father of Alexander and Rufus, to bear his cross.

Format: Screenplay

(Posted: 09/06/2019; Updated: 09/06/2019)

By JAMES B SAUNDERS.

CHARGE! Rough Rider President Teddy Roosevelt takes on all comers – Banana Republics, Wall Street bigwigs and Congress – to build the Panama Canal. The real story. Can be expanded to TV miniseries. Professional Coverage: “Recommend” Dave Trottier (Author “The Screenwriter’s Bible.”) SEMI-FINALIST Fade In Awards rue Story/Bio Competition

Format: Screenplay

(Posted: 07/08/2018; Updated: 03/03/2019)

By Robert Gately.

Ed always wanted to act or direct in theatre. Infant epilepsy, a lifelong battle with booze, or the bizarre hallucinations of van Gogh, Barrymore and spiders the size of dogs were not going to stop him. Living in reality was another matter. This is a physiological journey where a man struggles to find peace between the worlds of the real and the imaginary.

Format: Screenplay

(Posted: 04/26/2004; Updated: 05/04/2019)

By Mark Golik.

Amidst the backdrop of the American civil rights movement, Canadian Willie O'Ree overcomes racial prejudice and a career-threatening injury to become "the Jackie Robinson of hockey," the first black man to play in the National Hockey League.

Format: Screenplay

(Posted: 08/26/2004; Updated: 09/08/2019)

By Nathan Carliner Goldman and Miriam Esther Goldman.

Anne Bonny is the most illustrious female pirate from the Golden Age of Piracy. Her life is legendary, but no one agrees on the details of her story -- not even her death. Maybe she can set the record straight? also, Finalist, 2009 Charleston International Film Festival; Finalist, Beaufort International Film Festival, 2010.

Format: Screenplay

(Posted: 03/07/2009; Updated: 08/01/2019)

By Arty Finkelstein & Andrew Garrett.

A young man is shoved violently, out of spite, into the U.S. Army at the height of the Vietnam War. They know he doesn’t belong-- and he’s finding all the wrong ways to get out.

Format: Screenplay

(Posted: 03/24/2013; Updated: 07/08/2019)

By Wayne Johnson.

He collected 1,021 medals. He traveled 142,000 miles. Thousands turned out to see him wherever he appeared. He was a one-eared, three-legged dog. His name was Owney.

Format: Screenplay

(Posted: 01/31/2018; Updated: 03/02/2019)

By Matthew Tolbert.

The Viking Leif Eriksson, who, to prove himself to his legendary father Erik the Red, embarks on a dangerous voyage to find new lands and inadvertently discovers America.

Format: Screenplay

(Posted: 02/21/2015; Updated: 07/06/2019)

By kate maney.

The true story of an up-and-coming young artist in 1870's Paris -- Berthe Morisot -- her ill-fated love affair with the renowned Edouard Manet, and her eventual emergence as one of the leaders of the rebellious French Impressionist movement.

Format: Screenplay

(Posted: 08/05/2008; Updated: 03/02/2019)

By JanEric Ohrn and Alan J. Field.

A charming caretaker of two elderly Bel Air aristocrats pursues a 30-year obsession to authenticate a priceless painting that puts their welfare and his lifetime of relationships at risk.

Format: Screenplay

(Posted: 05/31/2019; Updated: 05/31/2019)

By John Connell.

A 13th-century friar struggles to renew Christian theology with logic and reason, but intellectual opposition from peers, malicious slander by envious brethren, and “slavery of the pen” under two Popes drive him to mental collapse and loss of faith in his life’s work -- until God intervenes miraculously to affirm its merit. The extraordinary, true story of Saint Thomas Aquinas.

Format: Screenplay

(Posted: 03/14/2019; Updated: 03/14/2019)

By Dan Healy.

A religious zealot determined to create a city of God on the prairies and the savvy captain of the buffalo hunt lead indigenous people in an epic struggle for survival -- the true story of the Northwest Rebellion.

Format: Screenplay

(Posted: 01/31/2012; Updated: 09/07/2019)

By JAMES B SAUNDERS.

A famed Hollywood actor produces and stars in an Off-Broadway musical about his idle – the acclaimed, world renowned but long forgotten musical hall entertainer, Sir Harry Lauder. A biographical musical extravaganza. All music public domain.

Format: Screenplay

(Posted: 03/02/2019; Updated: 03/03/2019)

By JAMES B SAUNDERS.

SHE WAS THE PRESIDENT! When Woodrow Wilson suffers a massive stroke in 1919, First Lady Edith Wilson launches a mammoth White House cover-up and runs the presidency herself—for 18 months! Think “Iron Lady” (2011). Based on the true, actual historical events. Professional Coverage: “Recommend” Dave Trottier (Author, “The Screenwriter’s Bible”)

Format: Screenplay

(Posted: 07/08/2018; Updated: 03/03/2019)

By JAMES B SAUNDERS.

In 1903 Chicago, a crusading reporter exposes of the “Absolutely Fireproof” Iroquois Theatre, as a fire trap. He is proven right. Based on the true incident. No one was ever punished. Professional Coverage: "Recommend” - Dave Trottier (Author “The Screenwriter's Bible")

Format: Screenplay

(Posted: 09/07/2019; Updated: 09/07/2019)

By John Connell.

An embittered former slave risks life and limb as an Underground Railroad “conductor” until, targeted for death by angry slave owners and a sociopathic slave hunter, he must confront and resolve his inner rage or bring tragedy on his family. Based on a true story.

Format: Screenplay

(Posted: 03/14/2019; Updated: 07/06/2019)

By JAMES B SAUNDERS.

A FORGOTTEN MUSICAL GENIUS! James Reese Europe fights racism, Army prejudice and the Germans when he takes command of the “Harlem Hellfighters” band, introduces jazz and pop tunes; he revolutionizes military band music forever. A WW1 action musical biopic; all music public domain. Can be adapted to TV miniseries. Professional Coverage: “Recommend” Dave Trottier (Author “The Screenwriter’s Bible.”) OFFICIAL FINALIST - New York Screenplay Competition

Format: Screenplay

(Posted: 08/02/2015; Updated: 03/03/2019)

By Mark Mc Quown.

A twelve year old Sudanese boy named Tulba must pick up a gun and fight for his country on his own ground to help save a nation the world has forgotten

Format: Screenplay

(Posted: 08/05/2009; Updated: 03/02/2019)

By JAMES B SAUNDERS.

NYC politician William M. “Boss” Tweed loots the city treasury for millions until exposed by the upstart New York Times and immigrant cartoonist Thomas Nast. Political drama/strong contemporary relevance. Heavy non-comic animation and graphics. Professional Coverage: “RECOMMEND” – Dave Trottier (Author, “The Screenwriter’s Bible”)

Format: Screenplay

(Posted: 09/07/2019; Updated: 09/07/2019)

By BRIAN J. WILSON.

An eager kid hits the road with his cherished guitar.

Format: Screenplay

(Posted: 05/26/2019; Updated: 05/26/2019)

By michael j shapiro.

When he "punks" the NY Stock Exchange, highjacks the Democratic National Convention, saves Woodstock and "levitates" the Pentagon - '60s-'70s political/cultural zeitgeist Abbie. Hoffman barely survives a brutal-secret U.S. Government Vendetta to annihilate him only to face his most dangerous adversary: HIMSELF!

Format: TV Pilot

(Posted: 05/05/2019; Updated: 05/05/2019)

By Elio Ruiz.

After accomplishing the dream of his father with a successful career, a virtuoso black violinist begins to contradict that surrogate destiny in a quest which eventually confronts him with the Western social values and falls in disgrace until his consumption in ailment and sorrow.

Format: Screenplay

(Posted: 01/16/2019; Updated: 01/16/2019)

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