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Short Film Scripts and Screenplays


The Other Capulet

A cursed Rosaline struggles to find love, until one day, she unexpectedly meets Romeo, a savior, at least she so believes.

Short Film 18 min.

Starring, Alessia Sushko and Matt Raimo

awards and honors:

  • South Film and Arts Academy Festival 2017 - Best Romance Short Film and Honorable Mention(s) Cinematography, Editing, Sound Design and Best Lead Female

  • Grove Film Festival 2017 - Best Film and Audience Choice

  • Los Angeles Film Awards 2017 - Best Thriller Short Film

  • Oniros Film Awards 2017 - Best Screenplay and “Finalist” for Best Film, Best 1st Time Director, Best Idea

  • Firefly Film Competition 2018 - Best Film

  • Westwing Film Competition 2018 - Best Film

  • Mindfield Film Festival • Albuquerque 2018 - Best Film Gold Award

  • Hollywood Just4Shorts Film and Screenplay Competition 2018 - “Finalist”

  • Spring Screencraft Film Fund 2017 “Semi-Finalist” for Best Short Film Script

  • Official Selection - 2018 Red Corner Film Festival

  • Official Selection - 2018 Bucharest ShortCut CineFest

  • Official Selection - 2018 Ocean Coast Film Festival, Portugal

  • Official Selection - 2018 Walkerville Film Festival

  • Official Selection - 2018 Amsterdam Lift-Off Online Film Festival

  • Official Selection - 2018 Mystic Film Festival

  • Official Selection - 2018 Chambal International Film Festival - Season 2

  • Official Selection - 2018 Toronto Vanguard Film Festival


Mr. Kiss

A veteran with nothing to lose, spends one wild night when he kidnaps the Mayor of New York City, in hopes of cleaning up the world – one dirty politician at a time.

Short Film 24 min.

Starring, Jimmy Cintron and Adam Ginsberg

awards and honors:

  • Eurasia International Monthly Film Festival 2018 - “October” Best Short Film

  • Independent Talents International Film Festival 2018 - ‘Finalist’ Best Short Film

  • Aphrodite Film Awards 2018 – Finalist for Best Film - Winner: Best Actor “Adam Ginsberg”

  • Hollywood Sun Awards 2018 - Best Narrative Short Film

  • Mindfield Film Festival • Albuquerque 2018 - Best Film Gold Award

  • Official Selection - 2018 LA Edge Film Awards

  • Official Selection - 2018 Independent Shorts Awards Los Angeles

  • Official Selection - 2018 Rome Independent Prisma Awards

  • Official Selection - 2018 Hollywood Guild Awards

  • Official Selection – 2018 Culver City Film Festival

  • Official Selection – 2018 Hollywood Forever Film Festival

  • Official Selection - 2018 IndieBOOM! Festival

  • Official Selection - 2018 Indie Short Fest

  • Official Selection - 2018 Queen Palm International Film Festival

  • Official Selection - 2018 NYC Indie Film Awards

  • Official Selection - 2018 Grove Street Film Festival


For Sale: Baby Shoes, Never Worn

This is the universal storytelling of women who come face to face with stillborn death through the connection of baby shoes.

Short Film 5 min.

awards and honors:

  • Oniros Film Awards 2018 - Best Drama Under 5 Minutes


Plot Twist

A struggling writer attends his birthday party and encounters a vampiress who has a gift for him that may change his life forever.

Short Film Script - Available for Option

awards and honors:

  • HollyShorts 2018 Film Festival “Quarter-Finalist” for Best Screenplay

  • Official Selection and “Finalist” - 2018 Boobs and Blood International Film Festival


El Beso de Despedida

A former champion of the underground martial arts circuit steps back into the ring against all odds in order to save his mother's life while risking his in the process.

Short Film Script - Available for Option

awards and honors:

  • Winner - Best Screenplay Award - Independent Talents International Film Festival 2018

  • Winner - Best Screenplay - Firefly Film Competition 2018

  • Winner - Diamond Award: Best Screenplay - Mindfield Film Festival Los Angeles 2018

  • HollyShorts 2018 Film Festival - “Finalist” for Best Screenplay

  • Los Angeles FEEDBACK Film & Screenplay Festival 2018 - “Finalist”

  • Los Angeles Television, Script and Film Festival 2018 - “Finalist”

  • Fall Screencraft Film Fund 2017 - “Quarter-Finalist” for Best Short Film Script

  • Official Selection - 2018 (TMFF) The Monthly Film Festival