Write what I love, to love what I write.
Eileen is a Scottish writer. Her credits include:
'Gargoyles and Lumpers', Best Short Script, Košice Monthly FF, Feb '20.
'Star Gazing' selected for best short screenplay, LA Under the Stars FF, Jan '20.
'Hanger On' selected for Best Short Screenplay for CKF FF, Dec '19.
'Blue Car', Best Short Screenplay, Genre Celebration Festival, Tokyo, Nov '19.
'Cat', Official Selection, Indie Suspense Horror Sci-Fi Film Awards, Oct, '19 and Diabolical Horror Film Festival, Oct '19.
'Avoidance', Official Selection for Indie Visions FF August, Oct, '19.
Short script 'Elephant Gerald', Official Selection PA Indie Shorts FF, Sep' 19.
Short script 'Boogie Wonderland with a Twist', Nominated for Best Short Script Top Indie Film Awards, Sep '19.
Feature Script 'Gnome Alone', Official Coronet Selection, Queen Palm Int. FF, LA, Sep '19.
Winner for Best International Short Screenplay for Houston Comedy FF with sitcom 'Help! My half brother's an atheist!', Episode 1: 'The Funeral and the Nose', Oct '19.
Semi-Finalist for Hyperwave FF with with web/radio episode 'Wonderland, Oct '19' and Finalist for 'The Monochrome FF' (described by the festival as 'really funny!'), Sep '19.
Feature 'Three Wishes', Finalist for Oaxaca FF, Sep '19.
Short comedy 'Somebody for Everybody', July winner of 'Best Short Screenplay, Hollywood Just for Shorts, 2019.
Short comedy 'Turner' Selected for Mediteranean FF, Cannes, Nov '19, Semi-Finalist for Southeastern Int. FF, Nashville, Sep '19 and Official Selection for Austin Micro Short FF, July '19.
Micro Short Comedy 'Second Class' selected for Toronto Comedy Film and Screenplay Competition, July '19.
Micro short Comedy 'Learning from History' won Best (Short) Screenwriter, CKF Int. FF, UK, June '19.
'Bless You' selected for Queen Palm Int. FF, LA, June '19 and Bronze Award Winner for Best Dialogue.
'Cookies', Finalist for Best Short Script for Underground Indie FF, June '19 and Semi-Finalist for best first five pages at Blast Off Film Festival, LA, Feb '20.
'Dark Things' won Best Short Script for Independent Horror Movie Awards, May '19 and was a Semi-Finalist for Cine de Yecura, Mexico, March '20.
Environmental comedy, 'Global Warning' selected for Best Short Screenplay for Art Colour Digital Cinema Int. FF, May '19.
'Jump Start', Official Selection for Russian Indie FF, Sep '19, Finalist for Hyperwave FF, May '19 and Semi-Finalist for Light and Future FF, Houston, Mar'19.
Half hour sitcom pilot 'Eternal Administration - Episode 1 - 'The Gauntlet' selected for Austin Comedy Short FF, Mar '19 and nominated for Best Comedy Series Episode (Screenplay), Apr '19.
Short 'Forte' selected for 'Portugal Int. FF', Mar, 19.
Diversity micro-short 'Spice' selected for CKF Int. FF, Feb' 19.
Sci-Fi short 'Run For It' (Adapted from her shortlisted story for 'The Singularity'), Finalist for Female Voices Rock, NYC, September '19 and Semi-Finalist for Indie Visions FF in Virginia, Feb '19.
Micro-short 'The Cliché'. Finalist for Berlin Flash FF, January '19. Live read at LAFFF Dec '18 and one of the top five scripts from over two thousand! Shot July '19, in post production.
Short script 'Blind Faith'. Nominated for Best Short Screenplay at Genre Celebration Festival, November '18, shot August '19, completed and headed to festival.
Short 'Nicked'. Best Short Script for 'Bloodstained Indie FF', December '18 and nominated for Best Short Script for 'Top Indie Film Awards', January '19.
Short 'Ginger Snap'. Winning short script at LA Comedy Feedback Festival, January '19 and live in LA.
Feature tennis comedy 'Queens' selected for Med FF, January '19 and Austin After Dark FF, August '19 ( Top 25% of scripts).
Feature script 'Once Bitten', Official Coronet Selection at Queen Palm Int. FF, Dec '18 and in the last 15% of BBC Writersroom Script lab 4.
Horror story 'Deviance' out in 'Twisted 50 - Volume 2' Nov '18. (Rated 5 stars on Amazon).
Short theatre monologue 'Watching'. Performed at 'Revolution' APA scratch-night, May '17.
Monthly column 'Reflections' ran for two and a half years in 'Mondanite' Dubai.
She once wrote horoscopes for 'Blue Jeans' magazine and was delighted to be included in making her first two micro-shorts. Her next credit for 'The Grim Truth' shoots Spring 2020 and stars Jonathan Whittington and Beth Walker. Follow the team on twitter @GrimTruthFilm
During lock-down, Eileen and @FraserCoull co-wrote 'McDoon and 'foot' for the 48 hours stuck in film project. You can paste the link to view here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZeWdaMZwjNw
  • Writer (1 Credit)
    Blind Faith (Film)2020
Aberdeen University
English/Hispanic Studies
Aberdeen Northern College (Now part of RGU)
PGCE Secondary Education
Birth City
Not too tall.
Eye Color
Had two stories shortlisted for 'The Singularity' Sci-Fi project but was pipped at the post.
"Anything in life that is any fun... is either illegal, immoral, or fattening." P.G. Wodehouse.
Write what I love, to love what I write.