SCRIPT MOVIE: Total Fiction, by Lauren Unger and Larry Unger

 A story about the drug smuggling business into the USA during the 1960’s, One man was able to ride the wave of adventure, danger, and lost in his request for liberating Americans through fighting the prohibition of Marijuana. Visual Design and Editor: Kimberly Villarruel Produced by Matthew CAST LIST: Narrator: Allison Kampf THE MAN and… Continue reading SCRIPT MOVIE: Total Fiction, by Lauren Unger and Larry Unger

LA Feedback Film Festival Testimonial – May 16 2020

Screenwriter Lea Ann Vandygriff (GLASS ANGEL) Honestly, what you are offering for the investment is beyond affordable. For the indie screenwriter, just getting our work out there is tough and costly. The feedback and quality of this festival are far above the price we pay. You guys are awesome! Watch the Screenplay Reading:  A prominent family… Continue reading LA Feedback Film Festival Testimonial – May 16 2020

SHORT Screenplay Reading: Shadow Dance, by Danica Edelbrock

A young woman finds herself through the simplistic, natural beauty around her. CAST LIST: Narrator: Allison Kampf — Producer/Director: Matthew Toffolo http://www.matthewtoffolo.com Festival Moderators: Matthew Toffolo, Rachel Elder Casting Director: Sean Ballantyne Editors: Kimberly Villarruel, Ryan Haines Festival Directors: Rachel Elder, Natasha Levy Camera Operators: Ryan Haines, Temitope Akinterinwa, Efren Zapata, Zack Arch

Winning SHORT Screenplay Reading: Love By Default, by Maria Zalloum

She’s the dream of any young passionate screenwriter. A dream that’s taken away too fast. CAST LIST: Salwa (F): Miriam Capper Jeanne (F): Cassandra Guthrie Jury Member #1/Old Man #1/Guard #1 (M): Allan Michael Brunet Jury Member #2/Old Man #2/Guard #2(M): Bill Poulin Jury Member #3/The Bartender/Raphael/Creepy Neighbor (M): Steve Rizzo The Woman/Yasmine (F): Julie… Continue reading Winning SHORT Screenplay Reading: Love By Default, by Maria Zalloum

1st Scene Script Reading: In Too Deep: The Brian Futz Story, by Zack R. Smith & Andrew Miller

30 years after the murders of the most prolific screenwriting duo of the 1980’s, their final screenplay has finally been brought to life — ‘In Too Deep’ is the story of a disgraced college swimmer returning to the pool at age 40 looking for a shot at redemption. CAST LIST: Narration: Esther Tribault Meriwether: Pierre… Continue reading 1st Scene Script Reading: In Too Deep: The Brian Futz Story, by Zack R. Smith & Andrew Miller

1st Scene Script Reading: INFILTRATION, by Blake Ellis

After a cartel hit squad attacks his remote border ranch, a retired veteran must lead his millennial step-daughter and doomsday-prepper neighbor to safety, but he soon discovers the mastermind of this attack has much bigger plans, and out here, there’s no one else who can stop them in time. CAST LIST: Jim: Ron Boyce Carol:… Continue reading 1st Scene Script Reading: INFILTRATION, by Blake Ellis

1st Scene Script Reading: Blackballed, by Phillip Hollins

CAST LIST: Bucky: Scott Hilton Nicole: Nadine Charleson Narration: Esther Tribault Travis: Pierre Simpson Dr. Pendergrass: Ron Boyce — Producer/Director: Matthew Toffolo http://www.matthewtoffolo.com Festival Moderators: Matthew Toffolo, Rachel Elder Casting Director: Sean Ballantyne Editors: Kimberly Villarruel, Ryan Haines, John Johnson Festival Directors: Rachel Elder, Natasha Levy Camera Operators: Ryan Haines, Temitope Akinterinwa, Efren Zapata, Zack… Continue reading 1st Scene Script Reading: Blackballed, by Phillip Hollins

1st Scene Script Reading: Reset Button, by Paul Root

Thirty-something “ne’er do” well Cameron discovers his dear Grandmother, Peggy, has cancer, and not long to live. Not able to cope, Cameron hits rock bottom, until Peggy tells him if he completes a simple list, he stands to inherit a small fortune. After a chance meeting with the steel willed and wild Laura, Cameron is… Continue reading 1st Scene Script Reading: Reset Button, by Paul Root

1pg. Short Screenplay Reading: She Knows, by Dave Cowzer

Having “that conversation” is not easy for a traditional father and his alternative son… CAST LIST: Narrator: Regan Brown Malcom: Scott McCullouch Kevin: Daniel Jones — Producer/Director: Matthew Toffolo http://www.matthewtoffolo.com Festival Moderators: Matthew Toffolo, Rachel Elder Casting Director: Sean Ballantyne Editors: Kimberly Villarruel, Ryan Haines, John Johnson Festival Directors: Rachel Elder, Natasha Levy Camera Operators:… Continue reading 1pg. Short Screenplay Reading: She Knows, by Dave Cowzer

1st Scene DIVERSITY Screenplay Reading: Made In America, by Rikki Rivera

Made In America is about a real girl named Rikki Rivera whose life parallels the inception of the notorious MS13. From having a father who fought as a guerrilla soldier in El Salvador’s civil war, her challenging escape with her mother into America and growing up on the violent streets of East LA as an… Continue reading 1st Scene DIVERSITY Screenplay Reading: Made In America, by Rikki Rivera