My Wild and Secret World

A boy seeks refuge from family crises in his love of theatre and performing as he comes of age in this musical fantasia set in the tumultuous '60s and '70s.

  • Adam Sandel
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  • Atlanta Screenplay Awards

    May 26, 2021
    Quarter Finalist
  • StoryPros Award

    May 26, 2021
    Quarter Finalist
  • Santa Barbara International Screenplay Awards
    Santa Barbara, CA
    May 10, 2021
    Official Selection
  • Golden State Film Festival

    May 10, 2021
    Official Selection
  • Launch Pad Feature Competition

    October 22, 2021
    Top 100
Writer Biography - Adam Sandel

Adam Sandel is an Emmy-nominated screenwriter and playwright who’s had more than 20 productions of his plays performed internationally. He wrote, produced, and directed the satirical web series The Gay Husbands of San Francisco which is streaming on Comcast, Pluto, Oasis TV, and YouTube.

His musical Watch Me Shine (with Richard Link) earned Sandel and Link Certificates of Honor from the City of San Francisco and the California State Assembly.

His play Love Life was performed at L.A.'s Mark Taper Forum Lab, Paramount's Chicago Theatre Project, and a television production of Love Life won several Chicago Emmy Awards and a special nomination for Sandel.

Stage productions include This is Not My Life (Magic Theater), musicals Gideon’s Dream (Vienna, Austria, JCCSF and Dominican University), and Dream World (San Francisco State University).

Screenplays include The Makeover Man, My Wild and Secret World, and Dave’s New World (Best Screenplay, Canadian Diversity Film Festival and Platinum Winner, LGBTQ Unbordered International Film Festival). TV pilots include It Had to Be Lou (Winner, SF International Screenwriting Competition) and Medium Raya.

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