feeling unreal

An up-and-coming theatre actress struggles with depersonalization disorder amidst grief, romance, and the pressures of performing.

🏆SUNDANCE 2020 DEVELOPMENT TRACK, SECOND ROUND

🏆SCREENCRAFT SCREENWRITING FELLOWSHIP, SEMIFINALIST

🏆AUSTIN FILM FESTIVAL SCREENWRITING COMPETITION, SECOND ROUNDER

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violet sunset

When a bisexual musician contracts AIDS during the 1980's pandemic, she fights to survive alongside her loving, devoted girlfriend.

Assignments:

Historical fiction / Being followed / A medic (Heat 89)​

Written for the NYC Midnight Screenwriting Challenge 2020