Award-winning produced writer/director American/Canadian (a dual citizen) has created a TV series for Quincy Jones, written films for Imagine, Showtime and Disney. Writes drama, dramedy, romantic comedy film and television.
Linda Shayne graduated with highest honors from the University of California at Berkeley. Received a federal grant to study adult autism and her published work includes papers on ex-offenders from San Quentin State Prison. Shayne has created a TV series for Quincy Jones, written films forDISNEY, IMAGINE and Showtime. She has directed family films distributed by PARAMOUNT and WARNER BROS., as well episodic TV for NICKELODEON.

Shayne's fictional short stories were published and the English translation of Dord Krstic's non-fiction book: "Mileva and Albert Einstein: Their Love and Scientific Collaboration", was sold at the Einstein Museum House in Switzerland. Shayne recently wrote a children’s book that Emmy Award winning animator, Art Leonardi, illustrated, entitled “Longfellow Finds a Home”.
  • Writer (3 Credits)
    IN LOVE WITH EINSTEIN
    Screenplay
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    Animation
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    Short
  • Director (2 Credits)
    WIENER DOG BLUES: LONGFELLOW IN CONCERT2020
    Animation
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    Short
  • Producer (1 Credit)
    WIENER DOG BLUES: LONGFELLOW IN CONCERT2020
    Animation
Honorable Mention
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France International Film Festival
Paris
2021
Official Selection
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Aladerri International Film Festival
Chicago, Illinois
2021
Animation Nomination
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Fantasy Film Festival
Paris
2021
Animation Official Selection
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American Documentary And Animation Film Festival and Film Fund
Palm Springs
2021
Official Selection
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Castrovillari Film Festival
Castrovillari
2021
Official Selection
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Wallachia International Film Festival
Bucharest
2021
Semi-Finalist
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Aphrodite Film Awards
New York City
2021
Best Animated Film
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Oak International Film Festival
Agoura, California
2021
FINALIST
WIENER DOG BLUES: LONGFELLOW IN CONCERT
Bridge Fest
Vancouver
2021
FINALIST
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Bridge Fest
Vancouver
2021
Finalist
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Hollywood Gold Awards
Hollywood, CA
2020
Finalist
WIENER DOG BLUES: LONGFELLOW IN CONCERT
Milan Gold Awards
Milan
2020
Honorable Mention
WIENER DOG BLUES: LONGFELLOW IN CONCERT
Florence Film Awards
Florence
2020
Official Selection
WIENER DOG BLUES: LONGFELLOW IN CONCERT
Rome Independent Prisma Awards
Rome
2020
WINNER BEST ANIMATION
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LA LIVE
Los Angeles, California
2020
Best Feature Screenplay
IN LOVE WITH EINSTEIN
Olympus Film Festival
Los Angeles, CA
2020
Semi-Finalist - Screenplay
IN LOVE WITH EINSTEIN
Flickers Rhode Island Film Festival
Providence, Rhode Island
2020
Winner 1st Place - Feature Film Screenplay
IN LOVE WITH EINSTEIN
New Renaissance Film Festival
England, UK
2020
Feature Screenplay Quarter Finalist
IN LOVE WITH EINSTEIN
BlueCat Screenplay Competition
Los Angeles
2020
Cinema Veritas Grand Award - Screenplay
IN LOVE WITH EINSTEIN
Veritas Film Festival
Grove City, PA
2020
Best Feature Script
IN LOVE WITH EINSTEIN
Florence Film Awards - Annual Award
Florence, Italy
2020
Top 10 Finalist
IN LOVE WITH EINSTEIN
Cinequest Screenwriting Competition
San Jose, California
2020
Official Selection
IN LOVE WITH EINSTEIN
New Media Film Festival
Los Angeles, CA
2020
Best Feature Screenplay
IN LOVE WITH EINSTEIN
Bull City International Film Festival
Durham, North Carolina
2020
Official Selection - Best Screenplay
IN LOVE WITH EINSTEIN
North Europe International Film Festival - London Edition
London, UK
2020
Finalist
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New Media Film Festival
Los Angeles, CA
2020
Honorable Mention - Action
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Florence Film Awards - Annual
Florence
2020
Finalist - Best Feature Screenplay
IN LOVE WITH EINSTEIN
Pitch Now Screenplay Competition
Los Angeles, CA
2019
Best Feature Screenplay
IN LOVE WITH EINSTEIN
Mediterranean Film Festival Cannes
Cannes, France
2019
Official Selection
IN LOVE WITH EINSTEIN
UK Film Festival - London
London, England
2019
Best Screenplay - Female Bio-Pic
IN LOVE WITH EINSTEIN
Marina Del Rey Film Festival
Marina Del Rey, California
2019
Silver Award Feature Screenplay
IN LOVE WITH EINSTEIN
Wallachia International Film Festival
Buftea, Romania
2019
Best Feature Script
IN LOVE WITH EINSTEIN
Florence Film Awards
Florence, Italy
2019
Finalist
IN LOVE WITH EINSTEIN
LA Live Film Fest
Los Angeles
2019
Best Screenplay - Finalist
IN LOVE WITH EINSTEIN
Big Apple Film Festival
New York City, New York
2019
Finalist: New Industry Section
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Oaxaca FilmFest
Oaxaca
2019
Official Selection
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The Great Northern Creative Expo
Preston, Lancashire
2019
Official Selection
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Big Apple Film Festival
New York City, NY
2019
Official Selection
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Four Corners Film Festival
Farmington, New Mexico
2019
Winner: Directing Award
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Freedom Festival International
Columbia, South Carolina
2019
Finalist
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Lisbon Film Rendezvous
Lisbon
2019
FINALIST
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KIMFF
Kosice
Semi-Finalist
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Flickers' International Film Festival
Providence, Rhode Island
Best Short Thriller
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Hollywood Reel Independent Film Festival
Los Angeles, CA
Winner: Action: Honorable Mention
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Florence Film Awards
Florence
College
University of California at Berkeley
Gender
Female
Dual citizen American and Canadian.
Award-winning produced writer/director American/Canadian (a dual citizen) has created a TV series for Quincy Jones, written films for Imagine, Showtime and Disney. Writes drama, dramedy, romantic comedy film and television.
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