Top 50 Announced - 2019 JumpStart Writing Competition (Features)

September 19, 2019

Top 50 Announced - 2019 JumpStart Writing Competition (Features)

Top 50 Features - 2019 JumpStart Writing Competition

Roadmap Writers is excited to announce the Top 50 features for the 2019 JumpStart Writing Competition.

The scripts from this year's competition spanned every genre under the sun and moved readers to feel a wide range of emotions. We laughed, we cried, and sometimes even had to sleep with the lights on.

JumpStart leverages the reach and resources of Roadmap Writers to advocate for these talented emerging voices and put their work in front of dedicated and hungry industry professionals. This year's judging panel includes execs and reps from companies such as Echo Lake, Good Fear, Circle of Confusion, MGM, Lit Entertainment, Zero Gravity, and many more.

So while we still have a several weeks until we announce our Grand Prize winners in November, we just wanted to take a moment and say thank you for being a part of this year’s competition.

And now we’re pleased to announce the...

Top 50 Features

4F Douglas Berg
A GENTLEMAN OF GOOD HOPE Christina Hulen
BEACON Nate Ruegger
BEANSTALK Aarthi Ramanathan
BINGE ON Gabriel Marinho
BLOOD LAW Keith and Cassie Hayasaka
BREAKDOWN Jesse Keller & Evan Muehlbauer
CHÓ Jon Shaivitz
COMFORT WOMAN William Andrews
COMPANION John Darbonne
DAISY IN THE WATER Haris Leventi
DEAD DON'T SPEAK Christian Lybrook
DEAD, BUT WHATEVER Boris Coll
DOMAIN UNKNOWN Emily Johnson
EXCAVATED Dashiell Finley
FOURTEENERS Lauren Matsuda
GIRL TROUBLE Devi Snively
HAG Jamie Harbinson
HARM'S WAY Ted Campbell
HOLLOW CODE Chas Fisher
JUDGMENT TREE Gary Parker
JUDY STARDUST Mads Feldballe
L.A. IS BURNING (A LOVE STORY) Josh Katz & Josh Thorud
LADY LAZARUS Sheridan Watson
LET NO MAN TEAR ASUNDER Kurt Schau
LIBERTY STREET Sheila Barnes
LIFE UNPLUGGED Kelly Kurowski
LIKES Adam Williams
MEN IN THE WATER Kathleen Caslin
ODDS & ENDS Alexandra Timmer
ON THE EVE OF EPIPHANY Despina Moraitou Politzi
ONLY A CHANGE OF WORLDS Vijay Ilankamban
PROJECT HUMBUG Justin Carter
RETURNED Jennifer Grand
SLATER BERRICKS IS A DEAD MAN Paul Ashton
SOUTH SIDE GIRLS Edith Rodriguez
SPACEMAN Greg Price
SUBCITY William Zide
THE CLEANSING John Kennedy
THE HAVANA HEADLINE Martin Cooke
THE NATURE OF POWER Tanya Klein
THE ROAD LESS TRAVELED Michael Simons & Rease Rudick
THE ROYAL NONESUCH John T Gross
THE SECOND BEAST Deirdre Patterson
THE WILD HEART OF ALASKA Mary Albanese
THE WOLF OF BEDBURG Jennifer Grand
TRAPPED Martin Blinder
WE HAVE A SITUATION Justin Horowitz
WILLFUL BLINDNESS Barbara Nunberg
WORLD CUP MOUSE Richard Seidman

Click here to view the 2019 JumpStart Competition TOP 50 PILOTS!





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