2024 Best Screenplay Genre

Genre: Horror

A brother and sister discover that one of their parents is a serial killer. They team up with their other parent to bring the murderer to justice in this comedy/horror mash-up.

Genre: Drama

A farmer, suffering from PTSD over the tragic loss of his son, succumbs to his illness and brings nationwide attention to himself, and his small town, through a series of horrific events.

Genre: Sci-Fi

2045. Climate collapse. An engineer on the run from government agents and mob justice takes refuge on a remote Scottish island. There he seeks redemption by trying to save the islanders' home from the rising sea, while hoping that no one will discover the guilt he bears for the fate of the planet.

Genre: LGBT

A survivor of sexual assault, Lorinda battles with her fundamentalist Christian past in a quest for intimacy. While struggling with sexual addiction/depression, her marriage crumbles. She finds unexpected love in a woman on her journey of self-discovery amidst societal judgment & personal turmoil.

Genre: Drama

Inspired by a true story, an elderly woman recounts the tales of her ancestors from the glittering age of the Romanovs through today, and how their struggles, sacrifices, and perseverance has impacted her decision whether or not to have an operation to save her life.

Genre: Sci-Fi

All the disgraced Chief Operating Officer of Universe Winner wants is to be left alone. But when his ex-lover and arch-enemy conspire to kidnap his family, he has to face the wreckage of his life.

Controlled nuclear fusion is decades away? Not for the Aussie start-up HB11 whose project creates electricity at near room temp. When the start-up is robbed by the North Korean Wong, it falls to the Aussie spy chief's son Jacob to recover the material.

Tom Baker, British journalist, writes up articles on ex-President "Chico" da Silva, now the presidential front runner. Baker will find out that politics in Brazil can be very, very dirty.

"Life’s greatest battles happen outside the ring" The story of the first World Heavyweight Title in 1860, between the British Heavyweight Champion Tom Sayers 5ft 8” 145 lbs versus the American John Camel Heenan 6ft 3” 230 lbs, two very opposing men, battle it out in a true-life David and Goliath.

Genre: Memoir

Logline: The body is a museum for memories. I am the Smithsonian. An epic bildungsroman, "Who Has Known Heights" relentlessly explores the unabating torment and repercussions of being born in the wrong body 'long before' identifying as something “other” became a trend. Memoir disguised as fiction.

Genre: Horror

A series of gruesome murders leads a Detective to discover a centuries-old "Curse of the Werewolf Clan," uncovering a nationwide plot to create legions of the creatures.

One of Hell's lowly bureaucrats dreams of making the underworld a better place but is confronted by a homicidal fallen angel who mistakes him for Satan.

After the Feds unexpectedly knocked on the door looking for my father, my mental health took a dive. After an invasive investigation later, he pleaded guilty to tax evasion charges and was sentenced to a stint in federal prison. Moving away, I stumbled upon an unexpected saving grace in an eclectic...

In 1897, Vladimir Kaminskaya is whisked away to the Winter Palace by Tsar Nicholas II's Royal Guards. Terrifying thoughts fill his mind. Was he being arrested? What crime did he commit?

A Noir detective is zapped by Nazis into 21st century San Francisco, where he battles goons, dames and smartphones, to get to the skinny on who killed his partner and how the hell to get back to 1945.

Single mom Alethea’s powerful psychic skills are reawakened, leading her to team up with Archangel Michael and embark on an exciting journey of self-discovery and multidimensional adventures.

Genre: Horror

It is a short movie about past trauma, in the presence.

An inspirational tale of friends pulled apart by war based on the true story of an African serviceman who became a prisoner of war to the Japanese but was returned to the woman he loved before America bombed Tokyo in WWII.

During the witch fever, religious intolerance, and instability of the first English Civil War, a woman and her family fight allegations of witchcraft while hiding the dark secret that they are Catholic.

When the ex-President of Brazil is condemned to jail, he pulls off a daring escape and takes with him a British journalist, Tom Baker who becomes the Fall Guy.

Genre: Sci-Fi

When a solar flare plunges the world into chaos and tears apart her family, retired teacher Laurie navigates a fractured America on foot, braving weakened magnetic fields and societal collapse, desperate to reach her sons - one clinging to safety in Africa, the other lost in the urban sprawl of a...

Empty Hand is an urban cowboy feature set against the backdrop of soaring knife crime in Britain.

The true story of a selfish German-Jewish refugee living in London who commits identity theft to become an RAF bomber pilot, is shot down and captured by the Nazis, and must escape before they realize his true identity.

New to Appalachia, an ambitious woman with big dreams for mountain living befriends a mysterious hiker and unravels his shocking ties to the town’s wicked tradition.

When a severe drought makes potable water expensive, a powerful drug kingpin decides it's more profitable to sell water. He decides to manipulate the U.S. water supply and take over the White House, but the Secretary of Homeland Security races to stop him by any means necessary.

Set in Lake Como, Italy 1927, Inspector Lionetti must decipher who killed a wealthy American tycoon. Everyone hated the man, and everyone had a motive. So, who killed him?

Based on a true story, a high school bully who continually harasses his teacher learns a lesson the hard way in this short heartwarming drama.

After the local MP is found dead in his home, one autistic Administrator haplessly helps his narcissistic wife to become his replacement, despite her having no prior interest or knowledge of politics, just because three old women on a park bench told him that she might become Prime Minister one day.

In 1975, Montgomery, Alabama, veterinarian Paul Hartley and his partner thought they could avoid homophobia by moving to a small town, but the town gossip lady has other ideas in this heartwarming LGBTQ dramedy.

A mailman's life changes forever when he uncovers a conspiracy and cover up of a genocide during a mysterious flu epidemic in the United States. He is about to blow the whistle, but becomes the target of his own assassination attempt to keep him quiet.

When an American journalist's investigation of hit squads killing Russian and Iranian dissidents in Europe leads to his estranged girlfriend's kidnapping, he has to rescue her from Libya's most notorious refugee camp.

Genre: Sci-Fi

A good man breaks away from an unholy group of desperados only to find himself defending an entire town from the undead monsters that he helped unleash.

After discovering the death of his elder daughter was via a car bomb, George Trimbol, headteacher and ex-SAS captain, sets out to find who was responsible and take revenge. He squares off against El Vaticano, South America's top narco-trafficker.

Genre: Fantasy

Edgar Allan Poe's 13-Year-old child bride convinces the Devil to allow a trial to decide if her husband can be allowed into Heaven; but will her presentation of his life's work convince the jury to overlook his drunken madness?

Genre: Sci-Fi

In this dystopian sci-fi thriller, humanity will soon end. The Alien leader from the planet Gilese offers humans a chance to survive, but at a price.

Genre: Drama

Inspired by a true story, RACHEL STEIN teaches a valuable life lesson about adversity she hopes will make a difference in her students' lives. She relates the tales of her ancestors' struggles and sacrifices, and how they overcame adversity from the glittering age of the Romanovs through today.

The inventor of a watch that issues a final notice of a wearer’s death, partners with an FBI agent to stop the random murders by wearers. The murders escalate from random senior citizens to organized crime, to Russian operatives, and the targets escalate from ordinary citizens to the White House.

Q: What makes people different from all the other animals? A: Money.

Genre: Romance

A tragic love story of a socialite’s extramarital affair and heart-rendering romance with a dashing local farmer set in post-World War I Switzerland, comparable to Anna Karenina, Madame Bovary, and Lady Chatterley’s Lover.

New York City, 1978 - After fatal design errors are revealed in Citicorp Center tower, can the architect admit his flaws and repair them in total secrecy - before a journalist drops her devastating exposé - and do it in time to save Manhattan from a massive, crushing disaster?

Seraphina must choose the lesser of two evils—the ghosts that haunt her or the murderer who hunts her. Born with a rare ability—or curse, Seraphina can see and hear the dead. During the early days of the London Blitz, she is confronted with hundreds of lost souls wandering the streets. As the war...

When a disavowed CIA operative living in “Magnum-era” Honolulu is brought up on 94 fraud charges, he’s paired with a rookie Public Defender to prove his innocence, but the Court disallows all “classified” evidence that might clear his name.

When teenage Lucy visits an old Victorian house by the sea, her 1980's life becomes entwined with one form the 1890s. As things unfold she becomes determined to discover the purpose of the dreams now haunting her.

Genre: Drama

When Sara's husband Johan, an acclaimed saxophonist, begins experiencing difficulty breathing, her love for him is pushed to its limits.

On the Rocks chronicles the real-life journey of restaurateur Joseph Costanzo Jr., from his rise to success as the owner of the highly acclaimed Primadonna Restaurant, radio host, columnist, and aspiring politician to his sharp fall ending with a stint in federal prison.

Genre: Fantasy

Three teenage boarding school students are thrown into an epic quest spanning two worlds. The year is 1939 and they will find themselves facing evil magic users, diabolical traps, suspicious gangsters, and power-hungry Nazis!