Female Festival Testimonial – April 7, 2020

Monica Ravalico A good opportunity to have new friends and job contacts, it’s important for the women. A Film Freeway Preferred Festival: The FEEDBACK Female Film Festival (FFFF) was created for women filmmakers and screenwriters. The goal is to showcased the best of female talent in film & TV from around the world.

Female Festival Testimonial – February 26 2019

The Female Film Festival promotes women writers, which I found empowering, and the initial feedback provided positive insight and suggestions to strengthen the submitted piece, which in turn, enhanced my writing craft. Watch the Screenplay Reading:  CAST LIST: Wounded Officer – 1 – STEPHEN SANDQUIST Stacey Ward – 4 – JESSICA BOWMER NARRATION – JULIE… Continue reading Female Festival Testimonial – February 26 2019

Female Festival Best Scene Reading of Candyland.com by Joan Barrett

Baby boomers/matures enter the 21st century’s dating scene as they seek the last loves of their lives on Candyland.Com, an online mature dating site under the guidance of well-intentioned though flawed founders, boomers Joan and Hughie. Hughie’s house- arrest above Joan’s garage/dating site office plays havoc with both their business and personal relationships. A Film… Continue reading Female Festival Best Scene Reading of Candyland.com by Joan Barrett

Female Festival Best Scene Reading of The Cleanup Crew by Sherrill Schmidt

After a mysterious mass killing at a planetarium, a father and son crime scene cleanup team are brought in to take care of it but things get lively when they add a third person to the crew who has plans of her own. CAST LIST: Security Guard: : Nick Hendrik Tracy: Olivia Barret Narrator: Matt… Continue reading Female Festival Best Scene Reading of The Cleanup Crew by Sherrill Schmidt

FEMALE Best Scene Reading of ON THE VERGE by Rita Martinos

Following her roommate’s suicide, Lily is inspired by Salma to take a trip outside the United States and explore a foreign culture in Lebanon. CAST LIST:  Lily – Elizabeth Rose Morriss Narration – Shawn Devlin Theo – Sean Ballantyne Salma – Katelyn Varadi ****** Producer: Matthew Toffolo http://www.matthewtoffolo.com Director: Kierston Drier Casting Director: Sean Ballantyne Editor: Kimberly Villarruel Camera… Continue reading FEMALE Best Scene Reading of ON THE VERGE by Rita Martinos

FEMALE Best Scene Reading of TREED by Staci Greason

After the death of her estranged mother, a grieving housewife climbs a tree by the mall to save it from destruction and uncovers the root of true happiness. CAST LIST: Kate (late 30s) – Elizabeth Rose Morriss Narration – Sean Ballantyne Ruby (older) – Norma Dawn Dunphy Mort (30s) – Omar Aufi ****** Producer: Matthew Toffolo http://www.matthewtoffolo.com Director: Kierston… Continue reading FEMALE Best Scene Reading of TREED by Staci Greason

FEMALE Best Scene Reading of Remember Kent State by Cicely Wynne

  The Vietnam War, Kent State, violent student protests, sex, drugs, classic rock. One week In May 1970 that defined a generation. CAST LIST: Margaret – Katelyn Varadi Announcer – Geoff Mays Narration – Norma Dawn Dunphy Case – Sean Ballantyne Lucy – Katelyn Varadi Walter Kronkite – Shawn Devlin ****** Producer: Matthew Toffolo http://www.matthewtoffolo.com Director: Kierston Drier Casting Director: Sean… Continue reading FEMALE Best Scene Reading of Remember Kent State by Cicely Wynne

I CAN’T SLEEP, 3min, Ireland, Drama

This is Lucy’s story. “I Can’t Sleep” features a dual narrative track, depicting the possible fates of a young girl, Lucy, who leaves State care at the age of eighteen. In one scenario, she benefits from Focus Ireland’s support and secure housing, in another she is forced to live on the streets, prey to violence… Continue reading I CAN’T SLEEP, 3min, Ireland, Drama

JULY 2018 Female Directed & Written Stories, Screenplays, and Short Films

A Film Freeway Preferred Festival:   UNDER THE BED, 5min, USA, Horror/Thriller PUPPETS AND PUSHPINS, 4min., Canada, Dance/Music Video ESKIMO, 6min., USA, Drama BREATHLESS, 7min., USA, Drama/Crime THE BUTTER KNIFE, 6min., USA, Comedy/Romance HIT, 4min., New Zealand, Sports/Drama GRANDFATHERHOOD, 27min., Russia, Drama/Family THE CLIMB, 9min., UK, Drama SISTER IN ARMS, 9min., UK, Crime/Drama THE CALL,… Continue reading JULY 2018 Female Directed & Written Stories, Screenplays, and Short Films

Director BIO: Catherine Haun (MRS. MURPHY’S CONFESSION)

Catherine Haun was born in Los Angeles to James and Diane Haun, the middle of six children. Catherine grew up in Los Angeles, on Catalina Island and in other places in the southwest. She attended Pacific Palisades High School, Carnegie-Mellon University (Drama), and The Hunter College School of Social Work in New York City. Currently… Continue reading Director BIO: Catherine Haun (MRS. MURPHY’S CONFESSION)