Once again our judges had their work cut out for them in determining the finals contenders. Out of a field of truly great scripts, this year's eight finalists are:
CAKE - Patrick Tobin, Long Beach, CA
CUTTING NUMBERS - Morgan von Ancken, New York, NY
DEAD DOLORES - Michael Yagnow, Brooklyn, NY
FLOATING PRINCESS - Lyvia A Martinez, Burbank, CA
FUTURE SCHOOL - David Ullendorff, Los Angeles, CA
OFFSIDES - Rebekah Reaves, Houston, TX
SIX WEEKS IN HEAVEN - Chris Phillips, Sydney, Australia
THE MOONBEAM FISHERMAN - John Dummer, Chicago, IL
Best of luck to these writers, each of whom is in the running for the grand prize, the CineStory Fellowship, valued at over $17k.
Stay tuned for announcements regarding the winners in early July.