Winning Short Screenplay – Tabitha Speaks by John Gigrich

TABITHA SPEAKS
Written by John Gigrich

CAST LIST:

TABITHA – Kelly Daly
NARRATOR – Laura Kyswaty

SYNOPSIS:

Drama.

A woman at her parole board hearing.

Get to know the winning writer:

What is your screenplay about?

A woman at her parole board hearing.

What genres does your screenplay under?

Drama.

Why should this screenplay be made into a movie?

It shouldn’t. It should be longer before it’s made into a movie J

How would you describe this script in two words?

Unfortunate reality.

What movie have you seen the most times in your life?

Honestly, I have no idea.

How long have you been working on this screenplay?

20 minutes.

How many stories have you written?

40 or so.

What motivated you to write this screenplay?

Short story writing practice at a friend’s house.

What obstacles did you face to finish this screenplay?

Keeping it to one page, was the only issue.

Apart from writing, what else are you passionate about?

Who said I was passionate about writing? 😉

Any advice or tips you’d like to pass on to other writers?

WRITE! And then write some more. The only way to get better is to do it. And then…

Don’t be afraid to throw away your work. In fact, you should be throwing away more than you keep.

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

Casting Director: Sean Ballantyne

Editor: John Johnson

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