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Screenplay Options (Current/2017):
One Frosty Christmas (family), The Great Pumpkin Ride (family), A Filly Called Easter (family), Independence (family), Valentino (family), Defying Hope (horror), Gumboots (crime/black comedy), The Dastardly Mr. Deeds (crime/black comedy), and Whisper’s Lost and Found (thriller – teens/adults): Optioned to Select Services Films. For Status Information – please call Susan Johnston, President, Select Services Films. http://www.SelectServicesFilms.com
Independence: 2015 – Magic Elevator Productions
Thin Line of Reason: Feature. What kind of man wears a dead man’s face? A cop’s sister unwittingly becomes involved in a game of cat and mouse with a killer. Completed screenplay. Low budget MOW. (paranormal thriller) Adapted from the novel.
Unicorn: Series of 10 minute animated shorts. Animation required. Ideal for children’s web series or app.
- Author of 3 YA, 1 teen/ adult, 1 non-fiction, 2 adult novels, plus 8 screenplays.
- Current Screenplay option 2015: The Great Pumpkin Ride, A Filly Called Easter and One Frosty Christmas to Select Services Films, Los Angeles, CA.
- Contest standings: 3rd place Winner 8th Annual StoryPro Screenwriting Contest 2015 with Valentino; Semi-finalist in the 2010 and Quarter Finalist in the 2007 Page Awards with Gumboots and One Frosty Christmas.
- Previous Options: Independence to Magic Elevator Productions LLC.
- Produced Short – Opening Narration Script, Inspired By Horses DVD, A Journey of Horsemanship with Jonathan Field. Jonathan is one of Canada’s most sought after natural horsemanship clinicians and trainers. Visit www.Jonathanfield.net
- Publicist, Joan Larson, Canada’s foremost equine artist. Visit www.canadarides.ca
- Publicist, Oprah O List Member and celebrated glass artist, Ted Jolda. Visit www.tedjolda.com
- Publicist, Ken Kirkby and Joan Larson in Two Artists, One Nation, One Community Art Exhibit, Ucluelet, BC (2011)
- Publicist, Vancouver Island Symphony, BC Boys Choir, and Fred Penner Tour in conjunction with VI Childrens Festival (2009)
- RCMP Musical Ride Articles: In Her Majesty’s Service (Gaitpost Magazine, Oct/Nov 2009), printed by special permission of the RCMP Foundation & RCMP Musical Ride Management Team; Calling All Kids – RCMP Name the Foal Contest (Gaitpost Magazine & Horsepower Magazine, May 2010)
- Freelance Journalist, Oceanside Star, 2009-2011, and Homes and Living Magazine 2009.
For Treatments or Scripts, please contact Laura Hesse at RunningL@shaw.ca or phone (250) 248-7589