Trickster

Based upon a true story a wise old horse narrates his extraordinary life. After a near death accident he finds the meaning of life through the eyes of a special needs little girl.

  • Rob York
    Writer
  • Project Type:
    Screenplay
  • Genres:
    Drama, Family, Animal, Based on a true story
  • Number of Pages:
    114
  • Country of Origin:
    United States
  • Language:
    English
  • First-time Screenwriter:
    No
  • Student Project:
    No
  • 9-20-23 - New York Screenwriting Awards
    New York, New York
    September 20, 2023
    Honorable Mention: Best Feature Family Screenplay (Tracking # NY-SA2015)
  • 9-28-23 - Hercules Indepentent Film Festival
    Seville, Spain
    September 28, 2023
    Award Winner: Best Feature Script (Tracking # 1620)
  • 9-30-23 - Indian Independent Film Festival
    West Bengal, India
    September 30, 2023
    Award Winner: Best Feature Script/Screenplay (Tracking # IIFF269)
  • 10-1-23 - Majorca Atlanteans International Film Festival
    Palma de Majorca, Spain
    October 1, 2023
    Award Winner: Best Feature Screenplay (Tracking # MAIFF175)
  • 10-5-23 - Indo French International Film Festival
    Pondicherry, India
    October 5, 2023
    Award Winner: Best Feature Script/Screenplay (Tracking # 2768)
  • 10-6-23 - New York International Film Awards
    New York, New York
    October 6, 2023
    Award Winner: Best Drama Script (Tracking # 4455)
  • 10-6-23 - Makizhmithran International Film Festival
    Tamil Nadu, India
    October 6, 2023
    Award Winner: Best Feature Script/Screenplay (Tracking # MAKI1460)
  • 10-6-23 - Makizhmithran International Film Festival
    Tamil Nadu, India
    October 6, 2023
    Award Winner: Best Writer (Tracking # MAKI1461)
  • 10-8-23 - Silver Wings International Film Festival
    West Bengal, India
    October 8, 2023
    Award Winner: Best Feature Script (Tracking # SWIFF58)
  • 10-10-23 - Mayavaram International Film Festival
    Tamil Nadu, India
    October 10, 2023
    Award Winner: Best Feature Script/Screenplay (Tracking # MAYA1088)
  • 10-12-23 - Five Continents International Film Festival
    Anzoategui, Venezuela
    October 12, 2023
    Award Winner: Best Screenplay (Tracking # 2023-9-23)
  • 10-13-23 - Indie Cine Tube Awards
    West Bengal, India
    October 13, 2023
    Award Winner: Best Screenplay (Tracking # ICTA735)
  • 10-13-23 - Indie Cine Tube Awards
    West Bengal, India
    October 13, 2023
    Award Winner: Best Scriptwriting (Tracking # ICTA736)
  • 10-14-23 - Santa Dev International Film Festival
    Tamil Nadu, India
    October 14, 2023
    Award Winner: Best Feature Script Screenplay (Tracking # SANTA1318)
  • 10-15-23 - Wiki: World's Fastest Screenplay Contest
    Santa Barbara, California
    October 15, 2023
    Honorable Mention: Best 10 Page Screenplay (Tracking # Wiki134253)
  • 10-15-23 - Crown Wood International Film Festival
    West Bengal, India
    October 15, 2023
    Award Winner: Best Feature Script/Screenplay (Tracking # CWIFF2909)
  • 10-15-23 - Alpenfest Film Awards
    Wien, Austria
    October 15, 2023
    Award Winner: Best Feature Script (Tracking # AFFA1066)
  • 10-15-23 - Alpenfest Film Awards
    Wien, Austria
    October 15, 2023
    Award Winner: Best Original Screenplay (Tracking # AFFA1065)
  • 10-17-23 - Rohip International Film Festival
    Tamil Nadu, India
    October 17, 2023
    Award Winner: Best Feature Script Screenplay (Tracking # ROHIP1923)
  • 10-17-13 - Rohip International Film Awards
    Tamil Nadu, India
    October 17, 2023
    Award Winner: Best Writer (Tracking # ROHIP1922)
  • 10-20-23 - Tamizhagam International Film Festival
    Tamil Nadu, India
    October 20, 2023
    Award Winner: Best Feature Script/Screenplay (Tracking # TAIFF1530)
  • 10-20-23 - Thilsri International Film Festival
    Tamil Nadu, India
    October 20, 2023
    Award Winner: Best Feature Script Screenplay (Tracking # THISRI1532)
  • 10-20-23 - Thilsri International Film Festival
    Tamil Nadu, India
    October 20, 2023
    Award Winner: Best Writer (Tracking # THISRI1533)
  • 10-23-23 - Triloka International Filmfare Awards
    Tamil Nadu, India
    October 23, 2023
    Award Winner: Best Script/Screenplay (Tracking # TIFA_1331)
  • 10-23-23 - Athvikvaruni International Film Festival
    Tamil Nadu, India
    October 23, 2023
    Award Winner: Best Feature Script Screenplay (Tracking # ATHIV1983)
  • 10-24-23 - Sattannavasal International Film Festival
    Karaiyur, India
    October 24, 2023
    Award Winner: Best Feature Script Screenplay (Tracking # SITT1712)
  • 10-25-23 - New York Los Angeles International Film Festival
    Los Angeles, Ca.
    October 25, 2023
    Honorable Mention: Best Script Competition (Tracking # NYLA158)
  • 10-26-23- Asian Independent Film Festival
    West Bengal, India
    October 26, 2023
    Award Winner: Best Feature Script (Tracking # AIFF5)
  • 10-30-23 - Indo Malaysia Film Festival
    Indo, Malaysia
    October 30, 2023
    Award Winner: Best Feature Script/Screenplay (Tracking # MLY1153)
  • 10-31-23 - Kenya Independent Film Festival
    Nairobi, Kenya (Africa)
    October 31, 2023
    Award Winner: Best Concept (Tracking # KEN1034)
  • 10-31-23 - Kenya Independent Film Festival
    Nairobi, Kenya (Africa)
    October 31, 2023
    Award Winner: Best Feature Script Screenplay (Tracking # KEN1032)
  • 10-31-23 - Kenya Independent Film Festival
    Nairobi, Kenya (Africa)
    October 31, 2023
    Award Winner: Best Writer (Tracking # KEN1033)
  • 11-2-23 - Los Angeles Film Awards
    Los Angeles, Ca.
    November 2, 2023
    Award Winner: Best Inspirational Screenplay (Tracking # LAFA30789)
  • 11-3-23 - 2 11 17 International Film Festival
    Tamil Nadu, India
    November 3, 2023
    Award Winner: Best Feature Script/Screenplay (Tracking # TWO1491)
  • 11-3-23 - Indo Singapore International Film Festival
    Tamil Nadu, India
    November 3, 2023
    Award Winner: Best Feature Script/Screenplay (Tracking # ISIFF1762)
  • 11-4-23 - Tekka International Film Festival
    Singapore City, Singapore
    November 4, 2023
    Award Winner: Best Feature Script Screenplay (Tracking # TEKKA1480)
  • 11-4-23 - Tekka International Film Festival
    Singapore City, Singapore
    November 4, 2023
    Award Winner: Best Writer (Tracking # TEKKA1481)
  • 11-4-23 - Tekka International Film Festival
    Singapore City, Singapore
    November 4, 2023
    Award Winner: Best Screenplay (Tracking # TEKKA1483)
  • 11-4-23 - Tekka International Film Festival
    Singapore City, Singapore
    November 4, 2023
    Award Winner: Best Concept (Tracking # TEKKA1482)
  • 11-4-23 - Golden Leaf International Film Festival
    Tamil Nadu, India
    November 4, 2023
    Award Winner: Best Feature Script/Screenplay (Tracking # LEAF1622)
  • 11-4-23 - Golden Leaf International Film Festival
    Tamil Nadu, India
    November 4, 2023
    Award Winner: Best Script Writer (Tracking # LEAF1632)
  • 11-4-23 - Golden Leaf International Film Festival
    Tamil Nadu, India
    November 4, 2023
    Award Winner: Best Screenplay Writer (Tracking # LEAF1624)
  • 11-5-23 - Genre Celebration Festival
    Tokyo, Japan
    November 5, 2023
    Award Winner: Best Feature Screenplay (Tracking # GENRE3374)
  • 11-9-23 - The Grand Cine Carnival Maldives
    Hulhumale, Maldives
    November 9, 2023
    Award Winner: Best Feature Script (Tracking # TGCCM1108)
  • 11-10-23 - Thye NewsFest (True Stories)
    Pasadena, Ca.
    November 10, 2023
    Award Winner: Best Screenplay True Story (Tracking # NF211515)
  • 11-13-23 - Madres Independent Film Festival
    Chennai, India
    November 13, 2023
    Award Winner: Best Feature Screenplay (Tracking # MIFF5710)
  • 11-15-23 - Tatras International Film Festival
    Presovsky Kraj, Slovakia
    November 15, 2023
    Award Winner: Best Drama Screenplay (Tracking # 2211)
  • 11-16-23 - Beyond Border International Film Festival
    West Bengal, India
    November 16, 2023
    Honorable Mention: Best Feature Script (Tracking # BBIFF370)
  • 11-25-23 - Hodu International Film Festival
    Pondicherry, India
    November 25, 2023
    Award Winner: Best Feature Script/Screenplay (Tracking # 1446)
  • 11-28-23 - Ethereal Frames Film and Art Awards

    December 28, 2023
    Award Winner: Best Feature Screenplay (Tracking # 1264)
  • 11-29-23 - Los Angeles International underground Film Festival
    Los Angeles, Ca.
    November 28, 2023
    Honorable Mention: Best Script Competition (Tracking # LAU202)
  • 11-29-23 - Royaloak International Film Festival
    Little India, Singapore
    November 29, 2023
    Award Winner: Best Concept (Tracking # ROY1062)
  • 11-29-23 - Royaloak International Film Festival
    Little India, Singapore
    November 29, 2023
    Award Winner: Best Feature Script Screenplay (Tracking # ROY1060)
  • 11-29-23 - Royaloak InternationalFilm Festivalk
    LittleIndia, Singapore
    November 29, 2023
    Award Winner: Best Writer (Tracking # ROY1061)
  • 11-30-23 - Grass Root International Film Festival
    Puducherry, India
    November 30, 2023
    Award Winner: Best Feature Script Screenplay (Tracking # 1291)
  • 12-1-23 - Gothamite Monthly Film Awards
    New York, New York
    December 1, 2023
    Award Winner: Best Screenplay of the Month, Main Category (Tracking # 2091
  • 12-4-23 - Poombukar Independent Film Festival
    Tamil Nadi, India
    December 4, 2023
    Award Winner: Best Feature Script / Screenplay (Tracking # POOM1294)
Writer Biography - Rob York

Rob York, a Texas native now calling California home, is a distinguished screenwriter whose passion for storytelling rivals his love for horses. With a unique blend of Southern charm and West Coast creativity, he brings a fresh perspective to the world of cinema.
Among his accolades, York proudly holds numerous awards for his standout screenplay, "Trickster" as well as his Award Winning Short Story, “Second Chance” These cinematic gems showcase his ability to blend genres seamlessly, captivating audiences with its intricate characters and engaging plotlines.
While Rob's talent in crafting captivating scripts is evident, it's his passion for horses that truly sets him apart. With a deep understanding of these majestic creatures, he brings an authentic touch to equestrian-themed stories, painting vivid portraits of the bond between humans and horses.
Residing in the creative hub of California, Rob continues to push the boundaries of storytelling, drawing inspiration from the diverse landscapes and vibrant culture of his desert home in Morongo Valley California.
Rob's other home away from home is working at the D6 Movie Horse Ranch in Apple Vally California, the home of Roy Rodgers. Rob works directly with the legendary horse trainer Ty Nitti who is one in a few horse trainers in the world who has mastered all three disciplines of Spanish, English, and Western. Rob is the direct assistant for Ty horse wrangling, stunt coordinating, and qualifying professional stuntmen in the movie industry.
As Rob embarks on new projects and collaborations, there's no doubt that his unique blend of Texas roots, California spirit, and unwavering passion for horses will continue to shine through in every script he crafts, captivating audiences and leaving a lasting impression on the world of cinema.

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"Life is more than being the captain of your ship, it's the wake you leave behind". Rob York