Director BIO: Rachel Econ (WIDOW)

Eccentric, fowl-mouthed, and a little grungy, writer and director Rachel Econ strives to bring powerful female centric action stories onto the screen. Born in Harrogate England, but raised in southern Arizona, Rachel has always found herself surrounded by history. A lover of adventure, the macabre, and a good gun fight, Rachel grew up on old… Continue reading Director BIO: Rachel Econ (WIDOW)

Short Film: WIDOW, 16min., USA, Action/Western

Set in the turn of the century west, a retired gunslinger learns treachery runs thicker than blood when she finds her husband murdered. Her brother-in-law mysteriously arrives after her husband’s death, taking Sara down the rabbit hole of greed and betrayal as she tries to get justice for the man she loved. News & Reviews… Continue reading Short Film: WIDOW, 16min., USA, Action/Western

March 2019 Film/Story/Screenplay Winners

A FilmFreeway preferred festival:     SCREENPLAY MOVIE: ROBOTS FROM NEPTUNE by J. David Thayer SCREENPLAY MOVIE: THE SHROUD TRINITY by Frank McEvoy SCREENPLAY MOVIE: STARLIGHT by John Roger TV PILOT SCREENPLAY: CORNELIUS ADAMS, by Jonathan D. MabeeMarch 2019 Winner TV BEST SCENE SCREENPLAY: ACTIONS ADVENTURES by Calvin L. HallMarch 2019 Winner TV BEST SCENE… Continue reading March 2019 Film/Story/Screenplay Winners

ACTION/ADVENTURE Festival Testimonial – March 29 2019

I love their (Adventure/Action Festival) concept of multiple ways to get your story out: from logline, to 1st scene, to full screenplay. The fast turnaround for feedback is critical for me as I’m sure it is with many new writers — as many new drafts have been made by the time most contests provide feedback… Continue reading ACTION/ADVENTURE Festival Testimonial – March 29 2019

January 2019 Film/Story/Screenplay Winners

A FilmFreeway preferred festival:   THRILLER 1ST SCENE SCREENPLAY: Dancing in the White Room by David Sabbath ACTION BEST SCENE SCREENPLAY: Operation Babylift by John McCarney ACTION BEST SCENE SCREENPLAY: Roar by Rodrigo Juatco BEST SCENE SCREENPLAY: In Another Life by Taylor Anderson BEST SCENE SCREENPLAY: Adrienne Cart by Donald P. Howard NOVEL READING: My… Continue reading January 2019 Film/Story/Screenplay Winners

ACTION Best Scene Reading of OPERATION BABYLIFT by John McCarney

  The true story of a Bowie knife toting airline CEO and a Volkswagen van driving hippie who risk their live to save mixed race orphans from being murdered. CAST LIST: Jenkins: Christopher Bautista Narrator: Sean Ballantyne Daly : Malcolm Taylor Cory: Luke Robinson **** Producer/Director: Matthew Toffolo http://www.matthewtoffolo.com Festival Moderators: Kierston Drier, Shepsut Wilson Casting… Continue reading ACTION Best Scene Reading of OPERATION BABYLIFT by John McCarney

ACTION/ADVENTURE Festival Testimonial – January 14 2019

Screenwriter Alan Rosenfeld (Jonny Quest: The Terror of Dr. Zin) I needed a starting point to kick off this adaptation. A gauge on not only my ability to write a complete script but also on how other fans would take to seeing one of their childhood icons come to life again. There are many voices when… Continue reading ACTION/ADVENTURE Festival Testimonial – January 14 2019

TOP 15 Action/Adventure BEST SCENE Screenplays of 2018

A FilmFreeway preferred festival: ACTION BEST SCENE Screenplay: ANAHNA by Fritz MuellerSeptember 2018 ACTION BEST SCENE Screenplay: HERO OF HEROES by Rodrigo JuatcoSeptember 2018   TOTEM – ACTION Best Scene ScreenplayJune 2018 Readingby Heidi Morrell THE LAST VIKINGS – ACTION Best Scene ScreenplayJune 2018 Readingby David Thorndill   THE KANDAHAR MAN – ACTION Best Scene… Continue reading TOP 15 Action/Adventure BEST SCENE Screenplays of 2018