Private Project

AKATEWA

A Native American woman is drawn to a man who strongly resembles a long-lost lover, triggering her slow recollection of long-blocked, horrific trauma that she must reckon with-or die trying.

  • Jean-Marie MAZALEYRAT
    Writer
  • Edith WOI
    Writer
  • Robin F. GAINEY
    Writer
  • Project Type:
    Screenplay
  • Genres:
    Romance, Drama
  • Number of Pages:
    96
  • Country of Origin:
    United States
  • Language:
    English
  • First-time Screenwriter:
    No
  • Student Project:
    No
  • SCREENPLAY FESTIVAL 2013
    Los Angeles CA
    March 12, 2013
    Honorable Mention
  • YOSEMITE FILM FESTIVAL SCREENPLAY COMPETITION 2014
    YOSEMITE National Park CA
    October 30, 2014
    Official Ten Finalist
  • STORYPROS International Screenplay Competition 2014
    Los Angeles CA
    November 30, 2014
    Quarterfinalist
  • RICHMOND FILM FESTIVAL SCREENPLAY COMPETITION 2014
    Richmond VA
    December 15, 2014
    Quarterfinalist
  • Houston Worldfest 2015
    Houston Texas
    May 31, 2015
    Finalist
  • WiteMovies #38 2015
    Los Angeles CA
    September 25, 2015
    Finalist
  • LA IFF 2015
    Los Angels CA
    May 31, 2015
    May Official Selection
  • Women’s Independent Film Festival: Spring 2015
    Los Angeles CA
    September 25, 2015
    First Award of Merit
  • Alaska International Film Awards 2015,
    Alaska
    September 25, 2015
    Second Official Finalist
  • Indie Gathering International Film Festival 2015
    Los Angeles CA
    September 25, 2015
    First Honorable Mention
  • 8th Storypros Awards 2015,
    Los Angeles CA
    September 25, 2015
    Quarterfinalist
  • Oregon Film Awards 2015

    November 1, 2015
    Silver Award
  • Hollywood International Moving Pictures FF 2015
    LA
    December 1, 2015
    winner
  • StoryPros International contest 2015
    L.A.
    September 30, 2015
    Semifinalist
  • SPFWIFF Switzerland 2016
    Geneva Switzerland
    December 30, 2016
    Official Selection
  • TMFF 2016
    L.A.
    December 30, 2016
    Semifinalis
  • Magwill IFF 2015
    USA
    December 30, 2016
    Official Selection
  • Beverly hill Film Festival 2016
    L.A.
    December 30, 2016
    Official selection
  • Depth Of Field International Film Festival 2016
    L.A.
    December 30, 2016
    3rd place
  • Modcon London Film festival 2016
    London, UK
    December 30, 2016
    Winner
Writer Biography - Jean-Marie MAZALEYRAT, Edith WOI, Robin F. GAINEY

http://www.imdb.com/name/nm6596556

Akatewa:
https://www.facebook.com/Akatewa.the.movie/
2019 Utah Film Festival * Best feature screenplay Semi-Finalist
2018 International Independent Film Awards * Best feature screenplay Winner
2018 The Monthly Film Festival* Best feature screenplay Winner
2018 Colorado International Film Festival * Best feature screenplay Winner
2018 Spirit Quest Film Festival * Best feature screenplay Finalist
2018 Los Angeles Television, Script and Film Festival * Best feature screenplay Official Selection
2018 Screenplay Festival * Best feature screenplay Finalist
2018 Las Vegas Screenplay Contest * Best feature screenplay Winner
2018 The Crime List * Best feature screenplay Finalist
2018 Mountain Film Festival * Best feature screenplay Winner
2018 Girls Don't Cry - Persephone's Daughters Film Division * Best feature screenplay Official Selection
2018 California Women's Film Festival (Summer) * Best feature screenplay Finalist
2017 StoryPros International Screenplay Contest * Best feature screenplay Official Selection
2017 Back In The Box Competition * Best feature screenplay Finalist
2017 17th Beverly Hills Screenplay Festival * Best feature screenplay Finalist
2016 Los Angeles Screenplay Contest * Best feature screenplay Winner
2016 Swedish International Film Festival * Best feature screenplay Semi-finalist
2016 GO Independent International Film Festival, Los Angeles * Best feature screenplay Official Selection
2016 Depth of Field International Film Festival * Best feature screenplay Official Selection
2016 TMC London Film Festival * Best feature screenplay Official Selection
2016 International Independent Film Awards - Summer Session * Best feature screenplay Official Selection
2016 iHOLLY: The Next Generation Independent Film Festival * Best feature screenplay Official Selection
2016 Los Angeles CineFest * Best feature screenplay Official Selection
2016 Beverly Hills Film Festival * Best feature screenplay Official Selection
2016 Magwill International Film Festival * Best feature screenplay Official Selection
2015 Richmond International Film Festival * Best feature screenplay Quarterfinalist
2015 Houston Worldfest * Best feature screenplay Finalist
2015 Write Movies contest # 38 * Best feature screenplay Finalist
2015 Los Angeles Independent Film Festival * best feature screenplay Winner
2015 Women's Independent Film Festival * Best feature screenplay First Award of Merit
2015 Alaska International Film Awards * Best feature screenplay Second Official Finalist
2015 8th Storypros Awards * Best feature screenplay Quarterfinalist
2015 Indie Gathering International Film Festival * Best feature screenplay Honorable Mention
2015 Scriptapalooza Screenplay Competition * Best Feature screenplay Official Selection
2015 Oregon Film Awards 2015 * Best feature screenplay Silver Award
2015 Hollywood International Moving Pictures FF * Best feature Screenplay Winner
2015 SPFW INDIE FILM FESTIVAL Switzerland * Best Feature Screenplay Finalist
2015 The Monthly Film Festival * Best Feature Screenplay Semifinalist
2015 StoryPros International screenwriting contest * Best feature screenplay Semifinalist
2015 SPFW INDIE FILM FESTIVAL Switzerland * Best Feature Screenplay Finalist
2014 Yosemite Film Festival * Best feature screenplay Top Ten Official Finalist
2014 StoryPros International screenwriting contest * Best feature screenplay quarterfinalist
2013 Screenplay Festival * Best feature screenplay Honorable Mention

Antecedents: God's Harlot:
- Reel Writers 5th season 2015, Semifinalist
- Oaxaca Film Festival 2015, official selection
- World Series of Screenwriting 2015, official finalist
- Oregon Film Awards 2015, third Official Finalist

Chubby Wubby Is In Charge:
- Sanford IFF 2015, finalist.
- LA IFF 2015 May winner
- Hollywood International Moving Pictures FF 2015, winner

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Writer Statement

Screenwriter and translator, producer