Item #35: First 10 Pages of a
GENRES: Any (Because our company Rom Com Pictures focuses on romantic comedies, we would provide the greatest benefit to writers in that genre. However, we have both produced projects in other genres, so we are open to reading material from all genres.)
RESTRICTIONS: No violence against women, children or animals
TURNAROUND TIME: One week
Jessica Yingling is an Emmy Award-winning producer, director and writer of feature films, TV and documentaries. Her most recent projects include LOVE UNDER THE OLIVE TREE and ANYTHING FOR LOVE for the Hallmark Channel. After earning an MFA in Screenwriting from UCLA, she was a development and production executive at Arnold Rifkin’s Cheyenne Enterprises, where she was actively involved with acquiring, developing and packaging projects for the company’s production slate, including LIVE FREE OR DIE HARD (Bruce Willis, Timothy Olyphant), DECEPTION (Hugh Jackman, Michelle Williams), and NIGHT TRAIN (Danny Glover, Steve Zahn). In addition to her film and TV work, Jessica writes, directs and produces award-winning documentaries, PSAs and promos for a wide range of companies across the globe. She has 20+ years of experience conducting more than 3,000 on-camera interviews with celebrities, sports figures, Fortune 500 CEOs, government leaders, philanthropists, educators, students, activists and VIPs.
Adam Ripp is an award-winning writer, producer and director of feature films, scripted television and reality TV. As a feature film producer, Adam’s credits include GAMBIT written by the Coen Brothers and starring Cameron Diaz, Colin Firth, Alan Rickman and Stanley Tucci; EVERLY starring Salma Hayek; and PUBLIC ACCESS written by Oscar-winning writer Christopher McQuarrie. Adam’s feature film directing credits include the award-winning films GANG TAPES, distributed by Lionsgate; and DEVIL’S WHISPER, distributed by Sony Pictures. As a creator, writer and executive producer in scripted television Adam’s credits include HOLLYWOOD VICE (Fox Television/Fox21), DARIUS (MTV) and SWAT (TNT). Adam’s reality TV executive producer credits include MATCHED BY DESIGN (Style Network), DETROIT SCULPT CITY (SyFy) and LOCATION AGENT (HGTV). Adam’s awards include the Grand Jury Prize at Sundance, Best Director at Variety’s DVD Exclusive Awards and the Melvin Van Peebles Award at the San Francisco Black Film Festival.
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