Top 50 Features - 2018 JumpStart Writing Competition

October 05, 2018

Top 50 Features - 2018 JumpStart Writing Competition

Top 50 Features - 2018 JumpStart Writing Competition

Roadmap Writers is thrilled to announce our inaugural JumpStart Writing Competition Top 50’s!

Wow, what a fun journey these last few months have been! With entries from more than ten countries, we were delighted by the overwhelming number of great scripts we’ve read. Setting the stage for a truly competitive landscape.

With the JumpStart Competition our goal was to create a competition that would serve as a platform to help discover talented new voices and put their work directly in front of smart and hungry industry professionals. We also wanted to create a path for those who place in the various rounds of our competition, additional opportunities to sharpen their craft and receive valuable educational opportunities that will continue well beyond our announcement dates.

So while we still have a few weeks until we announce our Grand Prize Winners, we just wanted to take the time and say thank you for being a part of this year’s competition.

And now we’re pleased to announce the...

Top 50 Features

Script Title Writer(s)
#1 WITH A BULLET David Martin
AN IDIOT'S TALE Michael Mortimer
BECOMING THE WILD Mark Hertzler & Toby Valdes
BENNY P.C. Allan
BETTE DAVIS EYES Brandon Constantine
BLOOD IN THE WATER Laura Gillis
DESDEMONA Nelson Downend
DINO PIRATES John Petrizzi & Brad Hodson
DIRTY WATER DOGS Terri Viani
DO NOT PASS Jeremy Kriss
DON'T LOOK BACK IN ANGER Adam Pliskin
DOUBLE INDIANA David Keith Miller
DUSTED Guy McDouall
EXTRAJUDICIAL Craig Bealer
FINAL FLIGHT Jeffrey Sampson
FORGET-ME-NOTS John Dummer
FRAGILE Peter Andrews
GRANDPA Max Rissman
HIS & HERS Eran Lagstein
JIMMY AND THE STAR ANGEL Jerry Robbins & Jeffrey Gage
MICA Ilisa Aaron
PAGEANT DAD Khalid Saleem
REBELLION Sergio Kopelev
RESTORATION Don Stroud & Winter Mead
RUNNING AROUND George Perez
SAVING ESPERANZA Betty Sullivan
SEDONA Jared Gordon
SHELLS Justin Horowitz
SLEIGHT OF MIND Marc Edelstein & Julian Cohen
TABULA RASA Andy Smith
TANGLEWOOD FALLS David Martin
THE AMBULANCE DRIVER Barry Leach
THE DUNES Paul Baiguerra
THE FAMILY TRADE Erin Hays
THE G.O.A.T. Sid Grey
THE ICE MAN Jared Iversen
THE KILLER JOHN BIDWELL Travis Lemke
THE LAST RAIN Kathryn Rushent
THE MEMPHIS MAFIA Jason Williams
THE MENTOR Meredith Levine & Andrew Stone
THE NATURE OF IT Kate Kelsen
THE OFF SWITCH TO EVERYTHING Jared Gordon
THE PIONEER Ziyad Saadi
THE QUANTUM KEY Gretchen Klein
THE WAR OF THE TOOTH FAIRY James Hickey
THERE IS A SEASON Stuart Creque
THIS CLOSE Marc Messenger
VIPER Atul Sharma
WHAT'S YOURS IS MINE Josh Miller
XENO WORLD Nick Franco


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