2017 ScreenCraft Action/Thriller Screenplay Contest Semifinalists Announced

By December 15, 2017Blog, Featured

Listed below are the semifinalists of the 2017 ScreenCraft Action/Thriller Script Contest, selected by our readers and judges. Congratulations to the quarter-finalists, and to these writers who have made it to the penultimate round.  Stay tuned for the winners announcement on January 19th, here and on our Twitter and Facebook pages!


17 Bullets Van Jensen
A Better Place Katterina Powers
A Ghost Amongst Men Cliff Simmons
A Word in a Glass Mind Miranda Fennimore
Af*ckinstan Jim Maceda
At the Times of Cold War Subin Mathew George
Balance Edward Klau
Bury Your Dead Rick McGovern
Cartel Del Toro Marty Morrisroe
Confirmation Adam Vorenkamp
Culpable Mark Heywood
Danger Close Adam Skelter
Dead On The Inside Selene Raffel
Deadalive Christian J. Hearn
Deadlocked David Johnson
Deep State Anthony Nero
Delusions William Green
Driver Jason Deparis
Escape Jace Lacob
False Flag Tamas Harangi
Fire Escape Jose Prendes
Fragments Lawrence Rothfield
Frigid Andrew Mescher
Get It Together Matthew Ryan
Hunters Moon Lestyn Evans
I-70 Gabrielle Bird
In Chrysalis Nelson Downend
Jack Scratch Cody Glenn
Jessica Bly Tom Moriarty
Last Salvage Steven Snell
Man From Tomorrow Po Lin
Marco Polo Jeff Heckler
Marine Down Tom Moriarty
Milwaukee Barry Ambrose, Christopher Stapleton
No Exit Ari Gill
Ocean Effect Heather Farlinger
Orion’s Belt Mark Miller
Paradise Strikes Kyler Boudreau
Patriots & Tyrants Jeff Cahn
Pawns Erik Lowe
Prince Of Chaos Jason Skorski
Reset Robert Klecha, Magnus Aspli
Roar Robert Telatovich
Runaway Ship Theodore Carl Soderberg
Running Dark John Lau
Setting Square Neil Chase
Shaolin Wolf-Man Tom Freyer
Sister Hoods Lorinda Donovan
Smuggler’s Blues Bob Cousins
Taotao Mo’na Justin Kohlas, Michael Arter
Termination Policy Zack Linder
Test Drive Matt DeMartini, Scott Robert Waldvogel
The Black Cobress Jeff Breuer
The Caretaker Hussain Pirani, Sam Cooke
The Crossing Paul Sheridan
The Crying Man Walker Hare
The Devil In God’s Country Adrian Maude
The German Quote Ari Dassa
The Hell Outta Mexico Jared Chiang-Zeizel, Kyle O’Tain
The Hitman And Her John Craig Howells
The Iron Horse of Lucy Steele Paul Zeidman
The Righteous Man Andrew Mescher
The Talon and the Undersnake Mike Carruthers
The Third Life of Bogdan Petrela David Weston
The Uncrossing Thomas Coston
Today the Tiger Smiled Randy Cruts
Unsanctioned Chuck Hustmyre
Wet Work Mark Cerulli
Wylde Danny Baram