MANIFF 2018's screenplay competition official selection are... 

Orson Wells' Ashes

By Debra Knox | USA

Charlie and Susan a couple of Hollywood wannabes drive down Sunset Boulevard with Orson Wells Ashes in the trunk and discover what it means to not give up on themselves and their dreams.

 

Seven Acres

By Paul Miley | UK

Set in 1950's England telling the inspirational true story about a Lancashire Children's Holiday Home.

 

Honey Boy

By Shai Labeouf and Otis Lort | USA

A child actor and his law-breaking, alcohol-abusing father attempt to mend their contentious relationship over the course of a decade.

 

Guitar 27

By Axel Platini | Switzerland

The famous '27' club meet in Satan's hell bar for a contest to play for their place back on earth or alternatively heaven and the unknown.