Top THRILLER Festival Screenplays of 2019

Watch the winning readings performed by professional actors. 20 screenplays in total.

THRILLER TV PILOT Reading: BLOWBACK, by Eric Murphy
https://thrillersuspensefestival.com/2019/04/01/thriller-tv-pilot-reading-blowback-by-eric-murphy/

Winning SHORT Thriller Screenplay Reading of Too Old to Trick-or-Treat by Tammy Gross
https://thrillersuspensefestival.com/2019/03/12/winning-short-thriller-screenplay-reading-of-too-old-to-trick-or-treat-by-tammy-gross/

THRILLER 1st Scene Screenplay Reading: Rosemary Lane, by Leal Butler
https://thrillersuspensefestival.com/2019/04/27/thriller-1st-scene-screenplay-reading-rosemary-lane-by-leal-butler/

THRILLER 1st Scene Screenplay Reading: Killer Kisses, by S.D. Wheeler
https://thrillersuspensefestival.com/2019/04/29/thriller-1st-scene-screenplay-reading-killer-kisses-by-s-d-wheeler/

THRILLER 1st Scene Screenplay Reading of THE VOYEUR WIKI, by Kevin Glikmann
https://thrillersuspensefestival.com/2019/05/16/thriller-1st-scene-screenplay-reading-of-the-voyeur-wiki-by-kevin-glikmann/

THRILLER 1st Scene Screenplay of Dancing in the White Room by David Sabbath
https://thrillersuspensefestival.com/2019/01/30/thriller-1st-scene-screenplay-of-dancing-in-the-white-room-by-david-sabbath/

THRILLER Best Scene Screenplay Readings of The Prophecies by Ray Cecire
https://thrillersuspensefestival.com/2019/02/09/thriller-best-scene-screenplay-readings-of-the-prophecies-by-ray-cecire/

THRILLER Best Scene Reading of Lies, Hamburgers, and Cufflinks by Gustavo Freitas
https://thrillersuspensefestival.com/2019/02/20/thriller-best-scene-reading-of-lies-hamburgers-and-cufflinks-by-gustavo-freitas/

THRILLER Best Scene Screenplay Reading: M for Mole Murder, by Sonja Knyssok
https://thrillersuspensefestival.com/2019/12/28/thriller-best-scene-screenplay-reading-m-for-mole-murder-by-sonja-knyssok/

THRILLER Best Scene Screenplay Reading: Spy Harmony, by Wolfgang Schuler
https://thrillersuspensefestival.com/2019/12/28/thriller-best-scene-screenplay-reading-spy-harmony-by-wolfgang-schuler/

THRILLER Best Scene Reading: Chance, by John Fraser
https://thrillersuspensefestival.com/2019/12/28/thriller-best-scene-reading-chance-by-john-fraser/

THRILLER Best Scene Screenplay: Chupacabra, by Aaron Willett, Jayesh Patel
https://thrillersuspensefestival.com/2019/12/16/thriller-best-scene-screenplay-chupacabra-by-aaron-willett-jayesh-patel/

THRILLER Best Scene: CHOSEN REALITY, by James Samuel
https://thrillersuspensefestival.com/2019/11/18/thriller-best-scene-chosen-reality-by-james-samuel/

THRILLER Best Scene Reading: High Striker, by Gerald Rigdon
https://thrillersuspensefestival.com/2019/11/18/thriller-best-scene-reading-high-striker-by-gerald-rigdon/

THRILLER Best Scene Reading: The Dirty Blonde, by Sven Anarki
https://thrillersuspensefestival.com/2019/11/18/thriller-best-scene-reading-the-dirty-blonde-by-sven-anarki/

THRILLER Best Scene Reading: MISCREATION, by Mark Donnell
https://thrillersuspensefestival.com/2019/11/18/thriller-best-scene-reading-miscreation-by-mark-donnell/

THRILLER Best Scene Reading: KILLER BE KILLED, by Frank Friedlander
https://thrillersuspensefestival.com/2019/10/31/thriller-best-scene-reading-killer-be-killed-by-frank-friedlander/

THRILLER Best Scene Reading: THE PORTRAIT, by Matthew Marshall
https://thrillersuspensefestival.com/2019/10/30/thriller-best-scene-reading-the-portrait-by-matthew-marshall/

THRILLER Best Scene Reading: Slice of Heaven, by Vinny Smith
https://thrillersuspensefestival.com/2019/10/30/thriller-best-scene-reading-slice-of-heaven-by-vinny-smith/

1st Scene THRILLER Screenplay Reading: Angel City, by Al Mertens

July, 1977. After reuniting with family in the backwoods town of Angel City, a young black man struggles to survive after sparking a chain of catastrophic events. A tale of Southern Gothic horror.

CAST LIST:

Marian: Vanessa Quagliara
Jamie: Daniel Jones
Jake: Luke Robinson
Narrator: Regan Brown
Carol: Cassandra Guthrie
Old Cook: Julie Sheppard
Latham: Scott McCullouch

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

THRILLER Best Scene Screenplay Reading: M for Mole Murder, by Sonja Knyssok

Willy Wuehlman is a mole who lives in a tree. Since he had a traumatic experience in his childhood when his parents died, he suffers from claustrophobia and is unable to go through tunnels. When he is accused to be the murderer of his aunt, he has to overcome his fear. But he does not know that some strange mutated killer roots of garden flowers waiting for him in the dark.

CAST LIST:

Woodpecker – Neil Bennett
Molly – Rebecca MacDonald
NARRATION – Tracy Rowland
Willy – Marcus Bernacci
Ricky – David Jackson

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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THRILLER Best Scene Screenplay Reading: Spy Harmony, by Wolfgang Schuler

An Australian spy is sent to the USA to team up with an American spy to track down an American buyer of stolen U-235 material that he is selling to foreign hostile nations.

CAST LIST:

Room Sevice waiter – Marcus Bernacci
Agent Damas – Rebecca MacDonald
NARRATION – Tracy Rowland
Agent Ferguson (m) – David Jackson
Agent Balboni (f) – Krista Barzso
Phillip Kernan – Neil Bennett

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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THRILLER Best Scene: CHOSEN REALITY, by James Samuel

CAST LIST:

Christopher: James Chapman
Prince: Brandon Knox
Kristen: Jessica Bowmer
Narrator: Hugh Ritchie
Amber: Kristen Pepper
Brittany: Regan Brown

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

THRILLER Best Scene Reading: High Striker, by Gerald Rigdon

Guided by dreams and driven by fate, Amos Konklin, sledgehammer in hand, escapes the clutches of a kidnapper, amnesia, and prison to carry out his own brand of justice.

CAST LIST:

Narrator: Hugh Ritchie
Seymour: Russell Batcher
Amos: James Chapman

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

THRILLER Best Scene Reading: The Dirty Blonde, by Sven Anarki

A gritty Noir detective wakes up in modern day San Francisco where he is given a second chance to solve the case that killed his partner in 1945.

CAST LIST:

Narrator: Hugh Ritchie
Sid: James Chapman
Angela: Regan Brown
Frank: Brandon Knox

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