THE GREEN SCREEN
SCI-FST LA's SHOWCASE PROGRAM (NEW FOR 2016!)
Sci-Fest LA: The Los Angeles Science Fiction One-Act Play Festival presents GREEN SCREEN a new program designed to showcase new, innovative, Sci-Fi themed screenplays and TV pilots currently in development. All scripts will be read aloud by professional actors in front of a festival audience, followed by a brief Q&A. Admission: $10 suggested donation at the door. Sci-Fest LA runs May 5-29 at the Acme Theatre in Hollywood. See schedule below.
Seating is limited.
Sunday, May 15, 2016 at 7:00 PM
Screenwriter: James Darling. Producer: John Ramos
Based on the fantastically entertaining (and true) story of Gene Roddenberry’s last ditch effort to save his floundering TV career with an ambitious sci-fi pilot, while also juggling rocky relationships with his current wife, his future wife, his mistress and his new boss, Lucille Ball.
Tuesday, May 17, 2016 at 8:00 PM
Screenwriter: Paul J. Salamoff. Producer: Rob Hollocks
Classic horror gets a deadly new twist when a desperately lonely teenage girl becomes the lone survivor of a terrible ritual, only be relentlessly haunted by the furious avenging spirits of those who did not survive.
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 at 8 PM
TRICK OF THE LIGHT
Screenwriter: Stephen Smoke. Producer: Ken Hanada
The metaphysical meets film noir when the gorgeous Valerie Tyrell hires Private Detective Nick Sands to help her find God, because “If God is everywhere, this oughta’ be a piece of cake.”
PLUS MORE FUN STUFF:
The Roswell Award (for Adult Science Fiction Writing) and the Tomorrow Prize (for best short Sci-Fi story written by a Los Angeles High School Student). In addition, we are attempting to schedule a few more unique “one-night-only” events during the festival in May. The best way to stay on top of the ever-evolving roster of Sci-Fest LA shows, events and give-aways is to subscribe to our mailing list at Sci-FestLA.com. Subscribers to our list are also the first ones to hear about discount offers