Winning BEST SCENE Feature Screenplay Reading: GREENWOOD, by Jody Hadlock, ,A.J. Orr

Based on a true story, a 1920’s African-American lawyer takes on the system to defend the residents of Greenwood, the all-black district of Tulsa, Oklahoma, when it’s destroyed by an angry white mob.

CAST LIST:

Narrator: Allison Kampf
John Ros: Geoff Mays
B.C: Sean Ballantnye

Winning BEST SCENE Feature Screenplay Reading: SINS OF OUR FATHERS, by Albert Ferranti

Now in his 20’s, Duaae seizes upon an unexpected opening to extract from his foster sister the last crucial piece of the puzzle of why his foster father bludgeoned his biological father, an itinerant preacher, to death on an isolated Pennsylvania farm ten years before, if only she can stay alive long enough at the hands of a local mobster to reveal it.

CAST LIST:

Narrator: Allison Kampf
Locksmith/Duane/Exton: Steve Rizzo
Rose/Norma: Hannah Ehman

Winning 1st Scene Feature Screenplay Reading: The Faye Realm, by Genevieve Knights

Ripped from bad school day into a fantastical world, if a superficial teen girl can’t learn to love and see past physical beauty she will be trapped, alone, forever.

CAST LIST:

Faye: Hannah Ehman
Mom/Blonde Friends Mom: Elizabeth Rose Morriss
Blond Friend: Val Cole

Winning TV 1st Scene Screenplay Reading: The Lake, by Adam Seidel

Following the death of her father, the black sheep of the family returns for the will reading and learns that she has been named the CEO of his million dollar business, but when she suspects that something sinister might be going on, she decides to stick around and investigate.

CAST LIST:

Narrator: Allison Kampf
Mary: Hannah Ehman
Howard: Steve Rizzo

BEST Scene Reading of Proof Positive, by Monika Naidoo

When a tragic accident sends his best friend into a wheelchair and a dangerous, self-destructive tailspin, a desperate high school senior must act fast to prove that there is still a big and beautiful world out there full of places to see and people that care. PROOF POSITIVE is an inspirational drama that proves how much healing power not-so-random acts of kindness can have.

CAST LIST:

Narrator: Allison Kampf
JASON (M): Sean Ballantyne
GRADY (M): Bill Poulin
NICK/ALEX (M): Steve Rizzo

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

Festival Moderators: Matthew Toffolo, Rachel Elder

Casting Director: Sean Ballantyne

Editors: Kimberly Villarruel

Festival Directors: Rachel Elder, Natasha Levy

Camera Operators: Ryan Haines, Temitope Akinterinwa, Efren Zapata, Zack Arch

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 in Ireland is torn apart by a deadly accident. Sir Andrew turns away from his crippled daughter, Calina, because he cannot bare the sight of her. He slips into a depression and turns to alcohol for comfort. Sir Andrew’s estranged sister for help. Lady Amelia not backing down from her brother’s fury gives him an ultimatum.

CAST LIST:

Narrator: Elizabeth Rose Morriss

Sir. Andrew: David Jackson
Edward: Ron Boyd
Mildred: Victoria Murdoch
Anna: Lyndsay Clarkson

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 Sheppard

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 Arch

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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 Simpson

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 Arch

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: Tiffany Davidson
Narration: Esther Tribault
Commando: Atesh
Amy: Nadine Charleson
Rand: Pierre Simpson

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 Arch