The 2016 PAGE Awards Semi-Finalists

ACTION/ADVENTURE

APOCALYPSE TOMORROW
Christina Burlison

ASCENSION
Jacob Colman

BARE KNUCKLES
Brent Jordan

BRING ME BACK
Douglas Buss

CAROLINA CAROLINE
Tom Dean

CONTAINED
Donald Lee & Simon Steuri

THE DARK OPTION
Julia Bergeron

DEAD STOP
John Stancari

THE FAKE
Samuel Laskey

FALSE BOTTOM
Stephen Tomaski

THE FIFTH PRISONER
Lynn Esta Goldman

IN THE CRADLE OF GRANITE
Jonathan Holmes

IN THE SHADOWS OF LONG’S PEAK
Amy Giaquinto

THE MONEY FLIGHT
Hannah Feller

NEVER LEAVE YOUR VEHICLE
Paul Clarke

NOBODY SAID GOODBYE
Alex Simon

NO PEACE
Skye Westley

OFF THE STRIP
Jonathan Kuhn & Austin Flack

ONE OF THE BOYS
Melanie Hamlett

SAME SUIT, DIFFERENT TIE
Maxwell Hayden

STEALING STEALTH
Brian Reece

THEMBI
Tom Glasson

THE TRILL NIKKIA
Leon Chills

TIME ZERO
Carlo Carere & Erin Muir

VALLEY OF DEATH
Nathan Wilcoxen

COMEDY

AFTER EVER
Sarah Hohman

THE ANTI-SOCIAL NETWORK
Jennifer Ruisch

BAYOU BLUES
Lisa Jay

THE BEGINNING OF THE END
AND THE END

David Lambertson

THE BIG WEDNESDAY
Richmond Weems

BLUE HAIR
Andrew Hosak

CAGE
Keri Schreiner

CASTING
Ashle Horton

COMMUTERS
Brian Schwab

FRANZ KAFKA: GOLF PRO
Brian Weakland

G.L.A.M.: GLAMOROUS LADIES
OF THE MAT

Brandon Martin

GHOSTED
Erin Stanley

GRANDFELLA
JoAnn Hess

IN SEARCH OF AN ENDING
Paul Bissett

THE LAST STATESMAN
David Lambertson

LOVE ON THE ROPES
Pat White

LUCKY LEFTY
Ken Hanenberg

MARLENE THE DIVINE
Josh Barkey

THE MORTICIAN’S SON
Nathan Leon

NEMESIS
Jennifer Vierck

SAVING GRACE
Thuy Hugens

SOMETHING OLD
Tom Moore & Heidi Powers

STEP MOMSTER
Chase Caldwell

UNLUCKY DOG
Aaron Brophy

WORK RELEASE
Patrick Connelly

DRAMA

BETHLEHEM CITY
Nile Cappello

THE BOAT
Robert Wooldridge

BUSTER & TONY
Lynn Esta Goldman

COMMITMENT
Jonathan London

CRAZY WOMAN
Brian Weakland

THE DEEP AND THE EVERYTHING
Colin Hopkins

EVOLUTION, ME & OTHER FREAKS
OF NATURE

Robin Brande

EXPANDED REPLAY
Audrey Pfister

FELLOW MAN
Brian Smolensky

GLITCHES
Kelly Byrnes

GREATEST OF ALL TIME
Nick Epstein

HUNTERS POINTE
Scott Liapis

IN PASSING
Katie White

LITTLE
Celine Held & Logan George

MARTINGALE
Harry Aletras

THE ORTONS
June Escalante

PAST KILL DEVIL HILLS
Steve Lanza

THE QUEEN
Sara Feinberg

RED TEARS
Salam Tims

SERAPHIM
Peter Mitchell

SOLOMON’S CAVE
Tess Collins

THE SUICIDE PROJECT
Taylor Bennett

A SUMMER FOR HEROES
Dennis Douda

TWEEN THE ROPES
Elizabeth Oyebode

YESTERDAY MOURNING
Elijah Richardson & Leroy Bryant

FAMILY FILM

THE ABDUCTIONS OF DOROTHY
Paul Clinco

ABSOLUTE FAITH
Mary Haarmeyer

BEAUTIFUL
Thuy Hugens

BETTER AT LIFE
Hal Harris

BIGGER
Brian Rauch

BRADIGAN AND THE BANSHEE
Arlene Kalem

ELEVEN
Christopher Glatis

EXCHANGE STUDENTS
Atif Shaikh

FIRST TO FIND
Liana Winters Thomas

FLY GIRL
Patrick Byrne

THE GREAT SURRENDER
Romeo Ciolfi

HERMAN AND THE DWEEB SQUAD
Mark Anderson

I’LL FLY AWAY
Duane Kellogg & Bob Stromberg

KINDERGARTEN DETECTIVE
John Bradley

THE LAND OF HORSES
Allison Johnson

PATCHWORK
Amanda Keener

RALLY CAP
Michael Raymond

RESCUE DOG
Rich Orstad

RETRO
Cynthia Webb

SIGNS OF WARNING
Taylor Albertson

SUMMER SKIES
Jo Jacobs

SURVIVING 14
Katie Streicher

TANSEN
Aarthi Ramanathan

TUMBLEWEED
Richard Dane Scott

UGLY ANIMALS
Shawn Boxe

HISTORICAL FILM

THE ART OF SILENCE
Mary Krell-Oishi

BATTLE
Aaron Brophy

BLACK SEA ROSE
Dierdre L. Brenner & Jillian Reilly

BODEY’S BANNER
Ernestina Juarez

BRAVE HEARTS
Lynda Lemberg & Jeffrey Russel

THE DELEGATION
Shane Andries

FIELDS OF HONOR AND SHAME
Peter Vicaire

THE FORGOTTEN WAR
Andrew Park

HEARTS OF THE SOUTH
Tamara Shure

HUNTER
Michael Toner

LAND OF HIDDEN FIRES
Kirk Kjeldson

LETTERS, BRIEFS & PRIVATE NEGOTIATIONS
OF THE CHEVALIER D’EON

Shannon Blatt

MARLENE
Gary Sherwood & Jennifer Julian

ONE WHITE CROW
Pippa Hinchley

PARAGRAPH 175
Diane Hanks

SARGENT
Julia Batavia & Erica Hirshler

SEARCHING FOR SCROOGE
Fred Nutter

SECTION 504
Melissa Emery

SEMMELWEIS
Keith Tomlinson

SEXTON
Elizabeth Oyebode

THE STARRY NIGHT
Lisa Gomez & Gina Gomez

STAY BREATHING
Sue Scott

TED & HELEN
Diana Benjamin & Alyssa Katz

THE TRUNG SISTERS
Nathan Price

VAMPIRA
Kendell Courtney Klein

SCIENCE FICTION

ALEX & JESSICA SAVE THE UNIVERSE
Jeffrey Bridges & Susan Bridges

ASTEROID 3549
Avra Fox-Lerner

BLACK ICE BELOW
Peter Fraser

BLACK STAR
Eric Glover

DISCONN
Andy Byrne

EMERGENCE
Stephen Morgenstern

FACSIMILE
Gary Makin

FIX
Nathan Wilcoxen & Amy Greischar

HEL
Russ Zitaruk

HYPERTHYMESIA
J.R. Halterlein

JOURNEY’S END
Jerrel Reece

LIVE, FROM THE MILKY WAY
Joe Borriello

NIGHT OF THE PURPLE MOON
Scott Cramer

A NOBLE LIE
A.J. Ferrara

NO MAN’S LAND
Michelle Davidson & Jeffrey Field

PHOENIX 9
Peer Gopfrich

RAMBLERS
David Scott Martin

REDSHIFT
Jeff Smith

THE SIXTH EXTINCTION
Scott LaCagnin

SPACE RACER
Eric Bernard & Lyndon Tait

STORMCATCHERS
Alex Donald

TRACE ELEMENT
Nicholas Boillot

TRANSFER
Victoria Rau & Brendon Udy

WALKING CITIES
Anna Abrashina

WE ARE ADAM
Dennis Luu

THRILLER/HORROR

ALTERNATE ENDING
Michael Noonan

BAIT NIGHT
Timothy Grant

BLOODLETTER
Jason Kaleko

CLAIRE
John Higgins

CUT ITS HEAD OFF
Andrew Robinson

DARK SPOT
Evan Tognotti

THE DEMON OF HOPE STREET
Craig Peters

DOORNAILS
Mike Korpi

DRIVEN
C.S. McMullen

THE DROTH
Thomas Vowles

EXTERNAL RISK
Leonard Johnson

THE GOVERNOR
Julie Pedersen

HALFBREED
Tucia Lyman

HOLY MEN
Ozgur Uyanik

KILLER APP
Joseph Ferrante

LONG IN THE TOOTH
Mark Wasserman

THE LOOKING GLASS
Dennis Luu

LORD OF THE WOODS
H.A. Young

LOVE THE MONSTER
Ross Raffin

THE PARK
Andrew Karlsruher

PRAY AWAY
Ian Drazen & Joseph Pellegrino

RATCATCHER
Patrick Mahon

SHIVER
Josh Weisman

STONEHOUSE
Kelly Peters

WOLFSBANE
Avishai Weinberger

SHORT FILM

13
Sundae Jahant-Osborn

THE ASCENDANT
Mike Sundy

BUG AND THE FIREFLIES
Robert Holland & Chi Laughlin

CAPTURE
Matt Batten

COSMIC RUST
Michael Falconi

DEAD ZINGERS
KT Parker

DOLLHOUSE
Peter Corina

FINGER ON THE BUTTON
Mark D. Matthews & Matthew Bennett

FLIGHT
Amanda Richardson

GERTIE’S BED AND BREAKFAST
Paula Smith

THE GIRL IN THE WINDOW
Jaye Swift

GLIMPSE
Daniel P. Douglas

GRIEF
Dante Russo

GYNOID
Harris Kauffman

A HELPING HAND
Sam Gill

McMURPHY
Charles Dillon Ward

PAPER BIRDS
Lauren Clifford

PIBLOKTO
Christina Tucker

RIBEYE
Fergal O’Byrne

SHADE
Timothy Bakewell

SHIVA
Vishnu Sekar

SOMEBODY TO CALL MY OWN
Grace Ok

THE STORYTELLER
Patrick Nash

UNRELIABLE NARRATORS
Sara Alize Cross

WHISPER
Viki Posidis & Matt Treacy

TV DRAMA PILOT

BAD DEEDS
Barbara A. Soares

THE BANG
Brian Golden

BENEATH
Karyn Folan

CALICHE
Samuel Tofsted

CHANGELINGS
Diane Hanks

DARK AGES
Casey Fisher

DOWN AND OUT
Chase Kroll

FIREBRAND
Rachael Blackwood

FLY ME
Moni Wood

FRANKIE SAVES THE WORLD
Christine McVie

GO
Ben Conway

GOLDEN AGE
Peter Hanson

HAMTRAMCK
Diana Densmore

HIT MACHINE
Sarah Sutherland

HOLLYWOOD AND VINE
Zach Bandler & Max Spitulnik

JANUS
Pearse Lehane

THE MOTHER
Laura Bensick

THE NEXT BEST THING
Benjamin Kawaller

ONCE/FUTURE
Caitlin Schneiderhan

PHANTASMAGORIA
Julia Cooperman

SALVATION DOGS
Michael Rebagliati

SLAVERY BY ANOTHER NAME
Jeanne Bowerman & Douglas Blackmon

SUBIR
David Pergolini

THE THIRD FORM
Garrett Amerson

VALEDICTORIAN
Jimmy Mosqueda

TV COMEDY PILOT

ADULTHOOD?
Sam Macneil

THE AUTEUR
Jason Skorski, Matt McHugh & Aran Singh

BLINTZES TO BURKAS
Shelley Krawchuk

BOMB
Laura Mannino

BROKEN BETH
Mark Boutros

DR. DREAMCRUSHER
Adi Blotman

DR. FEEL GOOD
Stacy Baker Masand

EVIE
Tim Schildberger

HARD TIME
Nicholas Pappas

HATERS
Dante Russo

HELLO, I LIVE HERE
Dani Messerschmidt

KICKING & SCREAMING
David Young

LAWS OF NATURE
Ella Carroll-Smith

LIFE IN 140 CHARACTERS OR LESS
Kelly Anelons

MOVE ON
Jordan Toronto & Matthew Toronto

ROCK BOTTOM
Rachell Jean-Francois & Bianka Jean-Francois

A SIDE OF NUTS
Charli Engelhorn

SOCIAL SUICIDE
Erica Scandariato

SOCIO-PAM
Rowan Wheeler

SO YOU WANT TO BE KOREAN
Joy Regullano

STUNTED
Erik Allen

THE SYSTEM
Chris Edgerly & Dean Wolfe

A VEGAN IN CHEESELAND
Laurie K. Miller

WRECK CENTER
Ryan Lagod & Craig Tovey

YOU’RE DEAD
Cameron Pattison