2012 ALIENS TO ZOMBIES SCREENPLAY WINNERS
HOLLYWOOD (October 11, 2012) _ The Aliens to Zombies Film
Festival has named the winners of its screenplay competition
honoring the best in science fiction, horror, documentary and
post-apocalyptic storytelling for the screen.
Winners, runner-ups and honorable mentions will be honored on Oct. 29-30
at the W Hotel in Hollywood as part of the Aliens to Zombies Convention
“The Roman Downsizing” - by John Leary – A corporate comedy with
“Slippery Things” - by Lane Baker – A smart aleck girl who dreams
of aliens strikes an unholy bargain.
“Zombielanche” - by Jeremy Engdahl-Johnson - Zombies from WWII
are buried in the polar ice cap. A group of scientists digging in the
permafrost bring them to life!
“Emergence” - by Chris Liliedahl - A fishing boat makes its way
through artic waters, offering a fresh take on an old genre.
“The Child” by Michael Clark Haney and June Christopher, screenplay
by June Christopher - Maya is a waitress at a local bar. She’s 6
months pregnant, and decides to leave the hospital where she’s under
care and return to work. Only bad things begin to happen….
“Collapse: the River of Light” – Kyle Cowan -
It’s the year 2056 and the planet has been taken over by a cult-lke
government which has tagged everyone with numbers.
“Zomebo & Julieco” - story by June Hildebrandt and Colleen Kelly,
Screenplay by Richard H. Moon - A grade school where zombies and
vampires go to school.
“I Save the World” - by Geoff Elsner and Carson Giffis - Fighter
pilot is sent on a suicide mission to take out a huge alien spacecraft
that is threatening Earth.
“Unleashed” - by Duane Anthony Walters - Four words: Zombie Bats.