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Legend of a Weird Girl (30-min. horror-comedy)
Logline: After a sheltered Lutheran purity girl is bitten by a werewolf, she tries to figure out if her symptoms are puberty or lycanthropy, desperate to control her body before it derails her quest to upgrade her nerdy image.
The G.O.A.T. (1-hr. period dramedy)
Logline: A TREASURE ISLAND-obsessed lesbian pickpocket fights tooth and nail to escape the bleak monotony of real life and manifest her glittering fantasies. With mutiny and murder at every turn, she swears to become an infamous riverboat pirate or die trying.
Logline: A recently traumatized teacher desperately pursues an abortion when she realizes her boyfriend wants to trap her at an isolated cabin.
Love, Genome (Romantic Comedy)
Logline: When an ambitious geneticist scores funding to sequence the first canine genome, the last thing she wants is “assistance” from an irritatingly sexy dog expert; but when her well-oiled life falls apart, and her beloved dog, Genome, goes missing, she discovers even hotshot scientists sometimes need a little help.
First place: Sloan/CMU Screenwriting Award 2019
Rectified: An Apocryphal History of Bourbon
Logline: In this fable of uncertain veracity, a lonesome female chemist and a free Black woman risk isolation or worse, marriage, when they team up to develop history’s first aged Kentucky Bourbon.
Finalist: Sloan/CMU Screenwriting Award 2020
Finalist: Athena Lab 2020