Jeff Kleeman will teach the Lab, which is sponsored by the Writers Guild of America, West. Guest speakers include The Good Shepherd writer Eric Roth and The Dead Girl writer-director Karen Moncrieff.
The 10 projects and their writers are: Nicole Jefferson (Becoming Betty Davis); Mike Miller (Cleave); Suzi Yoonessi (Dear Lemon Lima); Tony Mosher and Mitch Larson (Down The Dirt Road); Drew Pillsbury (Kiss Don't Tell); Gretchen Somerfeld (Miami Purity); Garret Williams (Mudpuppy); Jessica Sanders (My Daily Routine); Cheryl Guerriero (Palmer); and Abigail Severance and Mo Perkins (The Summer We Drowned).
Past Screenwriters Lab participants include Beth Schacter, whose debut feature Normal Adolescent Behavior premiered at the 2007 Tribeca Film Festival; guest speaker Scott Prendergast, whose debut feature Kabluey premiered at the 2007 Los Angeles Film Festival; and Scott Coffey, who wrote and directed Ellie Parker.
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