MANIFF2019 UN-COMMISSIONED SCREENPLAY FINALISTS

CALAIS

Phillipe Leger and Joseph Locher

France/Germany

Romance

During the Calais refugee crisis, an unexpected attribution of arousal blossoms between a Polish truck driver and a French model as they attempt to navigate their way through the dangerous roads to the infamous port.

FUNERAL

Josh Windsor

United Kingdom

Comedy

An apprentice Funeral director is thrown into the deep end when given the task of organising the funeral of the worlds most famous Rock n Roll star.

PATRIATE X

Davina Sutherland

Australia

Drama

An expatriate female builder navigates her way through the masculine world of a building site. An onsite accident changes her life and those of her colleagues forever.

The Winner will be announced at the MANIFF19 Closing awards at Manchester Studios on the 10th March 2019.