Scripts

MATCHSTICKS 2.0 (2019)

When the government starts to use data mining software in order to identify genetically imperfect citizens, the software’s lead designer must come to terms with what it means to be perfect, and decide what kind of life he wants for his children.

(Matchsticks 2.0 leads a strange double life as a Black Mirror spec script and a standalone sci-fi feature. )

AWARDS:
WildSound Fantasy/Sci-Fi Screenplay Contest 2020 – Winner
Top Indie Film Awards 2020 – Nominee
Underground Indie Film Festival 2020 – Official Selection

Because of its result in the WildSound contest, Matchsticks 2.0 was performed in a table read by a cast of professional actors. You can watch it here:


BOJACK HORSEMAN SPEC SCRIPT: FIFTEEN MINUTES (2019)

(This script takes place in between episodes 9 and 10 of BoJack Horseman season 5)

When BoJack deliberately crashes his car in order to obtain painkillers (S05E09), he is forced to confront the people whose lives he ruined in a humiliating court-ordered public appearance.

AWARDS:
Feedback Fan Fiction Festival 2020 – Winner
Houston Comedy Film Festival 2020 – Finalist*
Portland Comedy Film Festival Summer 2020 – Finalist *

Because of its result in the Feedback contest, Fifteen Minutes was performed in a table read by a cast of professional actors. You can watch it here:


SURFACE TENSION – HALF-HOUR COMEDY TV PILOT (2020)

When the world ends in a nuclear explosion, eight members of the pampered and petty one-percenter Harcourt family bicker and blunder their way through the apocalypse in the confined circumstances of their luxury underground bunker.

AWARDS:
LA International Screenplay Awards Winter 2020 – Semi-finalist
NYC International Screenplay Awards 2020 – Finalist
Houston Comedy Festival 2020 – Finalist*
Portland Comedy Film Festival Summer 2020 – Finalist*
New York International Screenplay Awards – Semi-finalist
Scriptation Showcase 2020 – Semi-finalist
Inroads Fellowship (3rd) – Finalist
ISA Pitch Challenge – Finalist
Imaginarium Convention Screenplay Awards 2020 – Finalist*


UTOPIA SPEC SCRIPT: EMERGENCY EXIT (2020)

Tony is railroaded by Jim into taking on another dead cat project; Nat is assigned a PA she doesn’t want; and the office suffers through an air conditioning malfunction.


A SAFE PLACE (2020)

A work in progress, in collaboration with Joshua Koske. Stay tuned.


FARSCAPE SPEC SCRIPT: LEGACY (2020)

Half a cycle (six months) after the events of The Peacekeeper Wars miniseries, the Ancients return to Moya, bringing with them a whole host of problems for Crichton and his new family.

A work in progress about the world that our children inherit from us.