QUARTERFINALISTS FOR 2017 CINESTORY FEATURE RETREAT AND FELLOWSHIP

Listed below are the quarterfinalists for the 2017 CineStory Feature Retreat and Fellowship. Congratulations to these writers and thanks to all for submitting.  Stay tuned for the semifinalists announcement here and on our Twitter and Facebook pages!

  • 13 EAST by Enrique Posner
  • 5 DAYS 55 MILES by Tamar Halpern
  • A DEVIL IN PROVIDENCE by Dante Frontani
  • A MEMOIR OF MURDER by Peter Field
  • AFRICAN HARVEST by Marisé Samitier
  • ALAMUT by Travis Oberlander
  • ALTERED EGOS by Nick Hurwitch
  • AT LAST by Tony Scott
  • AUSTENTATIOUS by Charmaine Colina
  • BABYFACE by Martha Dimitratou
  • BADEN A.K.A DEATH ROW by Rainy Kerwin
  • BAGGAGE by Ryan Elkins
  • BEFORE HONOUR by Joel Cyr
  • BLACK KNIGHT OF THE HUDSON by Timothy Tyler
  • BLACK MARBLE by Chance Muehleck
  • BON TON ROULÉR by Beanie Barnes
  • BROKEN HEARTLAND by Greg Daubenspeck
  • BUFFALO TROUBLE by David Pirinelli
  • BULL COMB BLUES by David Warnock
  • CLOSING COSTS by Megan Green
  • CHIPPING by JoAnn Ludovici
  • COHERCIVE by Alicia Keyes
  • COMMERCE by Lisa Robertson
  • CHRYSALIS by Nia Malika
  • DIARY OF A DOUCHEBAG by Julia Harter
  • DISTANT EARLY WARNING by Chris Harvey
  • DOLLFACE by Kelly Anelons
  • DON'T FORGET TO HAVE FUN by Laura Monti
  • DREAMGIRL '87 by Young-Sun Kim
  • EGGSHELLS by Angelina Karpovich
  • EIGHTY-EIGHT FREQUENCIES by Jeffrey Massie
  • ENGINE FIVE-SEVEN-THREE by Jess Grant
  • ERA by Brittney Ford
  • FEAR GOD by Silvia Arribas-Mantelli
  • FIGHT CAMP by Jill Morley
  • FIREFALL by Deirdre Brenner
  • FORBIDDEN STEPS by Iram Parveen Bilal
  • GOD SAVE THE PROM QUEEN by Devi Snively
  • GOOD NAME by Emily Chang
  • GREEN LANES by James Walker
  • HALF OF NANA by Briana Bleecker
  • HIGHWAY CONNECTION by Tamara Kutchai
  • HOARD by Kaye Birkett
  • HUZZAH! by Brian Newlin
  • IN THE QUIET OF THE NIGHT by Tom Gelo
  • JOSEPHINE by Beth de Araújo
  • JUST BE COOL by Heidi Nyburg
  • KAFIR by Danielle Stratton
  • LEGACY by Jeff Austin
  • LET'S KILL D.B. COOPER by Mark Price
  • LITTLE, BUT FIERCE by Melanie Case
  • LITTLE CON LILI by Gabriela Garcia Medina
  • LOVING IRIS by Shannon Bradley-Colleary
  • MALE DELIVERY by Paul Penley
  • MAN OF ACTION by Esther Geller
  • MARTYR by Scott Pittock
  • MATZELIGER by Renee Buck
  • MAXINE OF ATLANTIS by Becky Leigh & Mario Kyprianou
  • MAZE by Kristin Kirby
  • MEETING LORNE MICHAELS by Heidi Nyburg
  • MINIBAR by David Pirinelli
  • MOJAVE STORY by Cory Greeson
  • PARAGRAPH 175 by Diane Hanks
  • PORTCULLIS by Eveline Powell
  • PREGGERS by Janis Brody
  • PRIMA by Naja Brown
  • RULO by Adam Sleper
  • SALT CREEK by Terri Sissman
  • SINJAR by Ben Browne
  • SLAPSTICK by Daniel Pirrò
  • SNOWBLIND by Collin Watts & Bronco Svec
  • SOURCE by Tracey Bradley
  • STANDING UP by Corey Deshon
  • STRAYS by Charlie Lyons & Rodrigo Monterrey
  • SURELY GOODNESS MERCY by Chisa Hutchinson
  • TAGS by Conor Walsh
  • THAT SINKING FEELING by Michael Begg & Barry Lemoine
  • THE BEST VERSION OF YOU by Mark Ward
  • THE BURNING SEASON by Jenny Halper
  • THE CELEBRITY LIST by Deanna Markoff & Carrie Gravenson
  • THE ESSENTIAL RHETT & LUTHER by Desirée Proctor & Erica Harrell
  • THE FOREST FOR THE TREES by Dana Brewster
  • THE GUANTANAMO REPORTS by Kristine Ekman
  • THE LUCKY ONES by Megan Green
  • THE MERCURY SWITCH by Paul Oliver
  • THE RED ZONE by Adhish Yajnik
  • THE RIDERS: SHARE THE LIGHT by Amber Crawford-Idell
  • THE TAILOR FROM TAEGU AND MRS. ABERNETHY by Ruby Akin
  • THE TRIANGLE by Akiva Penaloza
  • THE TURK by Besi Adut
  • THE UNPRINCESS TALE by Christina Pamies
  • TONIGHT THE MOON by Kristin Kirby
  • TOO MARVELOUS FOR WORDS by Jason Gilmore
  • TROPHY by Benjamin Meyer
  • UNCONDITIONAL by Tully Archer
  • UNDEFEATED by John Wozniak
  • UNIVERSAL MONSTER by Constantine Nasr
  • UNLOCKING DESIRE by Barbara Neri
  • WELCOME TO CAMELOT by Rachel Goldberg
  • WHEN YOU'RE YOUNG by Hugh Brune
  • WOLFSBANE by Avishai Weinberger
  • WRECKED by J. J. Miller
  • ZANA by Antoneta Kastrati & Casey Cooper Johnson