MANIFF 2017's screenplay competition official selection are... 

 

PROTEST

By Olivia Moore
U.S.A
97 pages
HORROR
A pregnant female activist fights for her life as a volatile protest rally through the streets of San Francisco goes horribly wrong.

THE EXPERIMENT

By Jeffrey Allen Russel and Lynda Lemberg  
CANADA
91 pages
CONSPIRACY THRILLER
During the Civil Rights era, a white supremacist neurosurgeon colludes with a judge to entrap African Americans for his lobotomies.

NEXT STOP PERTH

By Karl Thompson
AUSTRALIA
89 pages
DARK COMEDY
In 1990’s Australia, an English born builder goes to extreme lengths to fake his own death, for his family to live the high life in the world’s most remote city.

The chosen 3 now go forward to the final where a panel of judges from our official jury will decide and award the winner at the closing award ceremony on Sunday 5th March 2017.