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Fall 2023 WeScreenplay Diverse Voices Lab Semifinalists

By June 23, 2023No Comments


Thank you to all of the incredible writers who entered WeScreenplay Diverse Voices Lab this year! Your hard work, talent, and dedication to storytelling shines through in the entries we received.

As you probably know — WeScreenplay believes that the best way for writers to grow is through feedback. That is why WeScreenplay is providing free, written feedback with every single competition entry. We are glad to hear from so many of you how helpful the notes were and excited to see WeScreenplay writers are improving all the time!

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We are thrilled to advance entries to the Semifinalist round for another read. A huge congratulations to every writer advancing. Stay tuned for the Finalist announcement on August 1st!

We also want to acknowledge all of the strong scripts that did not advance. If your script is not on this list, it does not at all mean that our judges didn’t enjoy the read – in fact, we’re confident some of the scripts not advancing will bring their writers success in the very near future. Thank you for entering your script and always keep writing.

Without further ado, the Fall 2023 WeScreenplay Diverse Voices Lab Semifinalists can be found on Coverfly here or below.

12 Steps to Becoming a Lesbian Victoria Bullock
Abstract Olivia Thomas
Akari’s Gift Euroy Tan
Amethyst Liz Biscevic
Bachelor Nicole Lipp
Big Yellow Wang Jarrett Jung
Biter Edward Varnie
Blue Winter Madison Sean Flannery
Bodega Queen Michael Rodriguez
Born This Way Anna Grey
Bump Kylie Eaton
Camp Creep Sarah Ward
Cicada Jade Edwards
County Fair Rudy Guevarra
Cruise of the Amberjack Evelyn Foster
Culturally Mallory Sparks
Death Doula Diaries Kari Barlas
ELiRiUM Nikhil Kamkolkar
Far From The Tree Dominic Sinocruz
Fish Head Yasmine Gomez
Good Times Paloma Lamb
Gumption – Bears and Bigfoot Kristen Brown
Hightower Stephen Czerwinski
Island Kingdom Hiroshi Mori
Kosovo Timothy Guay
Lawyer in Hell Albert Wang
Living Between Damian Barray
Mary, Mary – “Genesis” (Pilot for A Limited Series) Amira Richler
Meek Talisa Chang
Mesa Verde Sean J.S. Jourdan
MOMO Lisabelle Tay
Mostly Virgin Baldvin Kari, Ana Lazarevic
Mother Mehreen Anna Khan
Murder on Ice Danielle Dallas Roosa
Murder Wives Maya Florin
Night Witches Phae Amara, Kathyrn Wright
No Man’s Land Rachel McClard
Only Pedestrian in LA Kana Felix
Orangeade Faisal Qureshi
Original Sin Fred Munoz
Pink and Purple Jazeel Gayle
Randolph Kevin Crawley
Revolutionary Spy James Foye
Saving MLK David M. O’Neill
Scorched Tuhin Basu
She’s The Man Callie Waligora
Shortstop Howard Emanuel
Sick Bitch Julianne Fox
Somewhere In The Sugar Cane Kayla Jessica Serrano
Star Ducks Jake Lynch
The Aadhyad Anne Radl
The Adjunct Alexandra Comeaux
The Great Infiltration Jason Jacobson, Michelle Trantina
The Harvest Gabriel Brugni da Cruz
The Last Good Day TJ Berry
The Left Hand of The West Omar Iturriaga
The Lesson Debbie Simmons
The Out Foxes Luigi Gonzalez
The Park Rojé Augustin
The People’s Kingdom Kristiana Roe, Mike Roe
The Pull of Midnight Drew Robinson
The White Lobster Gabriel Brugni da Cruz
The Woodland Sparks David Kato-Siegel
To the Fireflies Kerri Gawryn
Two Steps Back Rory Torres
Under The Influence Aadrise Johnson
Upstate Kalisha Buckhanon
What Happens At The Carnation… – “Pilot” ALEXANDRA STONE, Alexandra Morrison
When We Were Boyz Tao Moua
Would You Like a Bite? Ellie Anthony
Wrong Shade of Blue Kel Vance
YUMMY! Pam Price


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