Inspiration, Perspiration and Realization
Since 2011, Eddie Thompkins has produced 11 distinct works, two of which have become international Amazon No. 1 Best Sellers (The Seduction of Monet Dawson and The Crossover). Eddie attributes his success as a story teller to life experience, and exploring multiple genres. Having lived in Europe and in the Far East for almost three decades, Eddie has developed a unique multi-cultural perspective which has greatly enhanced the content he delivers.
Best Screenplay Biographical
Bloodlines: The Mogadishu Diaries 1992-1993

WorldFest-Houston International Film Festival
2022
Best Screenplay Action
Bloodlines: The Mogadishu Diaries 1992-1993
WorldFest-Houston International Film Festival
Houston, Texas
2022
Best Script Action Adventure
Bloodlines: The Mogadishu Diaries 1992-1993
Los Angeles Film & Script Festival
Los Angeles, California
2022
Best Debut Film maker
Bloodlines: The Mogadishu Diaries 1992-1993
Colombo Independent Film Festival
Indie Cine Tube Awards
2022
Best Feature Screenplay
Bloodlines: The Mogadishu Diaries 1992-1993
Colombo Independent Film Festival
Sri Lanka
2022
Best Scriptwriting
Bloodlines: The Mogadishu Diaries 1992-1993
Indie Cine Tube Awards
Kolkata, West Bengal
2022
Best First-Time Screenwriter (Feature script)
Bloodlines: The Mogadishu Diaries 1992-1993
Chicago Script Awards
Chicago, Illinois
2022
Best First Time Screenplay
Bloodlines: The Mogadishu Diaries 1992-1993
OTB | Only The Best Film Awards
Miami, FLorida
2022
Best Screenplay Feature Film
Bloodlines: The Mogadishu Diaries 1992-1993
OTB | Only The Best Film Awards
Miami, Florida
2022
Best Feature Script
Bloodlines: The Mogadishu Diaries 1992-1993
International Independent Film Awards
Encino, California
2022
Best Feature Script War
Bloodlines: The Mogadishu Diaries 1992-1993
International World Film Awards
New York, New York
2022
Winner Best Thriller Script
Bloodlines: The Mogadishu Diaries 1992-1993
Gold Star Movie Awards
Newark, New Jersey
2022
Honorable Mention Feature Script
Bloodlines: The Mogadishu Diaries 1992-1993
New York Script Awards
New York, New York
2022
Winner Best Original Screenplay
Bloodlines: The Mogadishu Diaries 1992-1993
Rome International Movie Awards
Rome, Italy
2022
Winner Feature Script
Bloodlines: The Mogadishu Diaries 1992-1993
8 & Halfilm Awards
Rome, Italy
2022
Honorable Mention Feature Scirpt
Bloodlines: The Mogadishu Diaries 1992-1993
New York Script Awards
Niagra Falls. New York
2022
Finalist Best Script
Bloodlines: The Mogadishu Diaries 1992-1993
New Wave Short Film Festival
Munich, Germany
2022
Outstanding Achievement Feature Script
Bloodlines: The Mogadishu Diaries 1992-1993
Oasis International Film Festival
Jaisalmer, India
2022
Honorable Mention Feature Script
Bloodlines: The Mogadishu Diaries 1992-1993
Santa Barbara International Screenplay
Santa Barbara, California
2022
Winner Best Screenplay
Bloodlines: The Mogadishu Diaries 1992-1993
Global Film Festival Awards
Los Angeles, Ca
2022
Winner Best Feature Script
Bloodlines: The Mogadishu Diaries 1992-1993
Royal Wolf Film Awards
Los Angeles, Ca
2022
Special Jury Award
Bloodlines: The Mogadishu Diaries 1992-1993
FilmCon Awards
New York, New York
2022
Winner Feature Script
Bloodlines: The Mogadishu Diaries 1992-1993
Druk International Film Festival
Punakha, Paro
2022
Winner Best Action Screenplay
Bloodlines: The Mogadishu Diaries 1992-1993
Festigious International Film Festival
Los Angeles, California
2022
Winner Best Historical Screenplay
Bloodlines: The Mogadishu Diaries 1992-1993
American Filmatic Arts Award
Brooklyn, New York
2022
Winner Best Script
Bloodlines: The Mogadishu Diaries 1992-1993
Roma Short Film Festival
Rome, Italy
2022
Honorable Mention
Bloodlines: The Mogadishu Diaries 1992-1993
San Diego Movie Awards
San Diego, California
2022
Critic's Choice Award
Bloodlines: The Mogadishu Diaries 1992-1993
World Film Carnival Singapore
Kampong Glam, Singapore
2022
Nomination Best Script
Bloodlines: The Mogadishu Diaries 1992-1993
Montreal Independent Film Festival
Montreal, Canada
2022
Semi-Finalist First Time Screenwriter
Bloodlines: The Mogadishu Diaries 1992-1993
Script Awards Los Angeles
Los Angeles, California
2022
Finalist Best Unproduced Script
Bloodlines: The Mogadishu Diaries 1992-1993
Dubai Independent Film Festival
Eid Al Adha, Dubai
2022
Finalist Best Script
Bloodlines: The Mogadishu Diaries 1992-1993
New York Tri-State International Film Festival
New York, New York
2022
Winner Best War Screenplay
Bloodlines: The Mogadishu Diaries 1992-1993
Best Script Award London
London, England
2022
Winner Best Feature Script
Bloodlines: The Mogadishu Diaries 1992-1993
Cult Critic Movie Awards
Kolkata, India
2022
Winner Best Screenplay (long form)
Bloodlines: The Mogadishu Diaries 1992-1993
SoCal Film Awards
Los Angeles
2022
Winner Screenplay Contest
Bloodlines: The Mogadishu Diaries 1992-1993
New York Film Awards
New York, New York
2022
Winner Feature Script
Bloodlines: The Mogadishu Diaries 1992-1993
Milan Gold Awards
Milan, Italy
2022
Honorable Mention Feature Script
Bloodlines: The Mogadishu Diaries 1992-1993
Florence Film Awards
Tuscany, Italy
2022
Best 1st Time Screenwriter Feature
Bloodlines: The Mogadishu Diaries 1992-1993
Oniros Film Awards New York
New York, New York
2022
Winner Best Feature Script
Bloodlines: The Mogadishu Diaries 1992-1993
Black Swan International Film Festival
Kolkata, West Bengal IN
2022
Winner Best Feature Script
Bloodlines: The Mogadishu Diaries 1992-1993
Royal Society of Television & Motion Picture Awards
West Bengal, IN
2022
Special Jury Award Best Feature Script
Bloodlines: The Mogadishu Diaries 1992-1993
Gona Film Awards
KARAIKKUDI, TAMIL NADU
2022
Honorable Mention Screenplay
Bloodlines: The Mogadishu Diaries 1992-1993
Los Angeles Film Awards Los Angeles Film Awards
Los Angeles, California
2022
Finalist Best Screenwriter
Bloodlines: The Mogadishu Diaries 1992-1993
Cooper Awards
Moscow, Russia
2021
Finalist Screenplay 1st Ten Pages
Bloodlines: The Mogadishu Diaries 1992-1993
London Screenwriting Competition
London, England
2021
BEST INTERNATIONAL & GRAND PRIZE - BEST FEATURE SCREENPLA
Bloodlines: The Mogadishu Diaries 1992-1993
Culver City Film Festival
Culver City
2021
Finalist Script
Bloodlines: The Mogadishu Diaries 1992-1993
Los Angeles Cinema Festival of Hollywood
Los Angeles, California
2021
Winner Best Feature Script
Bloodlines: The Mogadishu Diaries 1992-1993
Golden Eagle Indie Film Festival
Tamil Nadu, India
2021
Winner Best Writer
Bloodlines: The Mogadishu Diaries 1992-1993
Hollywood Script Awards
Los Angeles, California
2021
Winner Best Feature Screenplay
Bloodlines: The Mogadishu Diaries 1992-1993
Silk Roads Film Awards
Cannes, France
2021
Winner Best Feature Script
Bloodlines: The Mogadishu Diaries 1992-1993
New York International Film Awards
New York , New York
2021
Winner Best Feature Script
Bloodlines: The Mogadishu Diaries 1992-1993
Bright International Film Festival
London, England
2021
Birth Date
January 10
Birth City
Detroit, Michigan
Current City
Peterborough, United Kingdom
Hometown
Chicago, Illinois
Gender
Male
Ethnicity
African American
Children
Eddie Clay Thompkins IV
Did you know that the first major fire fight between the US forces and Somalia insurgents occurred on 7 January 1993, almost nine months before Blackhawk Down. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8WuU1Zamz48
"Be careful or your character might end up in my next movie."
Inspiration, Perspiration and Realization