An ever-growing independent film market has enticed established writers and professional performers to create a proven avenue in presenting ideas to area investors, directors and producers. Live script readings lead to renewed interest in scripts as well as local collaboration and production.
Join industry members for this unique film script presentation. Admission is free and open to the public.
What: Live from the Boneyard by Mike Farris. Farris is an award-winning screenwriter with two projects currently in development with a Los Angeles-based production company. His short film, Balaam Gimble’s Gumption, was produced by Dallas’s Blue Logic Productions. In the world of fiction, he is the author Kanaka Blues, a Hawaiian thriller and Manifest Intent and Rules of Privilege, both legal thrillers. His latest novel, The Bequest, is set for release in December of 2013. Farris is also an attorney with the law firm of Vincent Lopez Serafino Jenevein, P.C.
When: Sunday, Sept. 15, 2013
4 - 6 p.m. – Script read
6 p.m. - Q&A with screenwriter Mike Farris (Tommy Kendrick, moderator)
Where: Studio E
7612 Texas 71
Austin, TX 78735
How Much: Free and open to the general public.
Synopsis: Live from the Boneyard is a comedy-thriller in which an animal rights activist who blackmails a political candidate with compromising photos has the photos stolen by another. When a blackmail scheme goes awry, the blackmailer becomes the blackmailed.