The film project started in 2011 with the book Bombshell (ISBN: 978-1-62516-346-2: screenplay was regd. with WGA West in 2016; 1851846; effective date 7/23/2016; registrant Ludwig Leidig. Regd. with WGA East 2/17/2021; I341514
Born in Germany 6/5/1949. Family settled in Adelaide, Australia in April 1950 and automatically attained Australian Citizenship. Primary education: North Adelaide Primary School. Secondary education: Adelaide Boys' High School 1962-1966. Won Commonwealth Scholarship for free tertiary studies. B.Sc. (Math. Sc.) 1978. Taught maths & physics for 20 years. Senior maths co-ordinator at Cabra Dominican College from 1974-1980. Founding Principal of Muirden Matriculation College & maths, physics teacher 1981-1989.
Made a short Hitchcockian style thriller film (title: 10 O'Clock) in 1965 (age 16) with my brother but it was to be another 50 years before starting on the Bombshell screenplay. Yuri Joakimidis is one of my dialogue polishers but mainly acts as agent.
Screenplay
Bombshell (working title) => The Kaiserhof Hotel
Art Blocks International Film Festival
Copenhagen, Denmark
2022
Best Feature Screenplay
Bombshell (working title) => The Kaiserhof Hotel
Changing Face IFF
Sydney, Australia
2021
Best Feature Screenplay
Bombshell (working title) => The Kaiserhof Hotel
Florence Film Awards
Italy
2021
Screenplay
Bombshell (working title) => The Kaiserhof Hotel
Near Nazareth Festival
Israel
2021
2nd Best Screenplay
Bombshell (working title) => The Kaiserhof Hotel
Feel The Reel International Film Festival
Glasgow, U.K.
2020
Best Feature Script
Bombshell (working title) => The Kaiserhof Hotel
Screen Power Film Festival
London, U.K.
2020
Best Screenplay (Suspense/Thriller)
Bombshell (working title) => The Kaiserhof Hotel
Los Angeles Film & Script Festival
Los Angeles, CA
2020
Birth Date
May 6, 1949
Nickname
Lou
Birth City
Gunzenhausen, West Germany
Height
179
Gender
Male
Ethnicity
Caucasian
Eye Color
Blue
Zodiac Sign
Taurus
Married To
-
Mad keen tennis player! Playing chess against the computer. Enjoy walking along West Beach, Robe S.A.
Kind hearts are more than coronets and simple faith than Norman blood: Tennyson
The film project started in 2011 with the book Bombshell (ISBN: 978-1-62516-346-2: screenplay was regd. with WGA West in 2016; 1851846; effective date 7/23/2016; registrant Ludwig Leidig. Regd. with WGA East 2/17/2021; I341514