Today’s Thriller Screenplay Reading: THE MANTLE by Frank Edward Kelly

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THE MANTLE
Written by Frank Edward Kelly
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SYNOPSIS:

The Mantle is about an FBI agent trapped in a mysterious, snowbound town who stumbles on a series of unearthly deaths that mirror a tragedy from his past.

CAST LIST:

NARRATOR – Megan Leach
THERON – Rob Salerno
NINA – Maya Woloszyn
WEATHERMAN – Troy Patterson
WOMAN’S VOICE – Rachel Rain Packota
STATE TROOPER – David Occhipinti

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ALIEN Stories from the Festival

Fantasy/Sci-Fi FILM & WRITING FESTIVAL

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Watch the winning ALIEN stories and films showcased at the FEEDBACK Film & Writing Festival.

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Watch Winning Sci-Fi/Fantasy Performances at the Festival:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kcIYX79-I_w&list=PL-0CVDAfvxirjvSB2AMH_OkuQ6EOg-4Iu

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2015 Fantasy/Sci-Fi Short Films

Fantasy/Sci-Fi FILM & WRITING FESTIVAL

Short Films in the Fantasy/Sci-Fi Genre that was showcased at the FEEDBACK Film Festival.

CLICK the links and learn more about the films. Plus, watch the Audience FEEDBACK Videos for each film.

festival posterCHICKLAND
WATCH Audience FEEDBACK Video

2015
11min, France, Comedy/Sci-Fi

festival posterMY BUDDY
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2015
24min, Canada, Drama/Future
festival posterTHE WHEEL OF TIME
WATCH Audience FEEDBACK Video

2015
12min, Turkey, Thriller/Future
festival posterCASSANDRA
WATCH Audience FEEDBACK

2015
14min, Action/Fantasy, France
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2015
9min, Panorama/Fantasy, Portugal
Short Film Showcase
festival posterVALOR CAT
WATCH Audience FEEDBACK

2015
Animation/Comic Book, 7min, USA
festival posterMINOTAUR
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2015
5min, Greece, Experimental/Fantasy

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Today’s Sci-Fi Screenplay Reading: THE ARV by Joshua Collins

Fantasy/Sci-Fi FILM & WRITING FESTIVAL

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THE ARV
Written by Joshua Collins
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SYNOPSIS:

A film is about a lethal obsession and how it can alter a persons perception of their world. As well as a very uncovered subject matter(in film)–aero-technology.

CAST LIST:

NARRATOR – Fran Townend
ALAYAS – Sean Ballantyne
MARK/MARDALE – Peter Nelson
VOICE OVER – Becky Shrimpton
Steven – Bubba

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Thriller Logline of the Day: AGAINST ALL ODDS, by Tamual Dorsey

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LOGLINE PITCH:

ACTORTitle: Against All Odds

Written by: Tamuel Dorsey

Type: Feature Script

Genre: Crime, Mob, Thriller

Logline: Two female detectives try to stop notorious Libyan war criminal from taking over New York City underworld.

Interested in this logline, please email us at info@wildsound.ca and we’ll forward your email to the writer.

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Mystery Logline of the Day: BAY WINDOW, by Bryan Farrell

Crime/Mystery Film & Writing Festival

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LOGLINE PITCH:

ACTORTitle: Bay Window

Written by: Bryan Farrell

Type: Feature Script

Genre: Mystery, Suspense, Crime

Logline: A San Francisco P.I.’s murder investigation leads to the downfall of a politician’s presidential campaign bid and solves the 60 year old mystery behind Alcatraz’s most famous escape.

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Interview with Foley Artist Marko Costanzo (Silence of the Lambs, The Departed, Life of Pie)

Matthew Toffolo's Summary

Foley is the reproduction of everyday sound effects that are added to film. These reproduced sounds can be anything from the swishing of clothing and footsteps to squeaky doors and breaking glass.

I was very fortunate to sit down with the brilliant and under appreciated Foley Artist Mark Costanzo. Marko has worked on over 500 productions and is a 2 time Emmy winner. (If the Academy had a category for Foley, Marko would have won more than a few Oscars.)

His list of credits consist of many of the greatest films of the last 30 years. See his IMDB list: http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0003401

marko_costanzoMatthew Toffolo: Out of all the amazing films you’ve worked on, is there one or two that stand out that you’re most proud of?

Marko Costanzo: Wow!!! That’s a really hard choice. I have favorite movies that were really challenging to work on and others that I love just…

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Movie Review: Rear Window (1954) Directed by Alfred Hitchcock

Festival Reviews

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REAR WINDOW MOVIE POSTERREAR WINDOW, 1954
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Directed by Alfred Hitchcock
Starring: Jimmy Stewart and Grace Kelly
Review by Matthew Toffolo

SYNOPSIS:

The adventuresome free-lance photographer L.B (Jeff) Jeffries (Jimmy Stewart) finds himself confined to a wheelchair in his tiny apartment while a broken leg mends. With only the occasional distraction of a visiting nurse and his frustrated love interest (Grace Kelly), a beautiful fashion consultant, his attention is naturally drawn to the courtyard outside his “rear window” and the occupants of the apartment buildings which surround it. Soon he is consumed by the private dramas of his neighbors lives which play themselves out before his eyes.

REVIEW:

“We’ve become a race of Peeping Toms.” says Stella, the every day nurse who’s taking care of L.B. while he’s chair ridden with a broken leg. L.B. is a type-A personality…

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Today’s Thriller/Suspense Screenplay Reading: UNLIKELY ANGELS by Anne Nemes

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Best Scene from UNLIKELY ANGELS Screenplay
Written by Anne Nemes
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CAST LIST:

NARRATOR – Charles Gordon
PETE – Rob Salerno
MIKE – Jerald Bezener
MARGOT – Julie Burris

Thriller Loglines of the Day: Sunset, by Valerio Carta

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LOGLINE PITCH:

ACTORTitle: Sunset

Written by: Valerio Carta

Type: TV PILOT

Genre: Sci-Fi, Thriller, Drama

Logline: In a future in which the death dates of every human being are archived in a government database, a researcher must discover why one billion people, included him, will die on the same day, a month later.

Interested in this logline, please email us at info@wildsound.ca and we’ll forward your email to the writer.

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