Bombshell

Katie Roberts, an obscenely wealthy company head, tries to become a high-tech vigilante, only to be met with the pitfalls of reality and Murphy's Law.

  • Savannah Rodgers
    Writer
  • Riley Oregard
    Writer
  • Project Type:
    Student, Television Script
  • Genres:
    Superhero, Comedy, LGBT, Women
  • Number of Pages:
    32
  • Country of Origin:
    United States
  • Language:
    English
  • First-time Screenwriter:
    Yes
  • Student Project:
    Yes
Writer Biography - Savannah Rodgers, Riley Oregard

Savannah Rodgers is a director, writer, and producer currently based out of Lawrence, KS. She creates short films, web series, and is developing her first feature film. In 2014, she founded Professional Amateur Productions, a company aiming to create quality, intersectional feminist content.

Savannah received the Visionary Award from the Outlaw Film Festival and the Fred G. Andrews Emerging Filmmaker Award from Kansas City FilmFest in 2016. Her short film Sketches (2016) premiered at the Slamdance Film Festival; it has received multiple honors on the independent film festival circuit. Her directorial debut Politically Correct (2015) was named Cinema Constant's 2016 Best Comedy Short Film, and has garnered awards from Kansas City FilmFest, Kansas City LGBT Film Festival, and other festivals worldwide. Both Sketches and Politically Correct have received distribution at REVRY, the world's first LGBTQ+ streaming platform.

She was a semi-finalist for the Sundance Institute's Episodic Storytelling and YouTube New Voices labs in 2016. Her proposed web series, Poly, was an IndieWire Project of the Day. Her documentary work has been featured on Films for Action. She also serves on the Board of Directors for Kansas City Women in Film & TV.

Savannah will also graduate from the University of Kansas in 2017. While attending KU, she has received multiple honors for her dedication to the film community, including the 2016 Bill Gilbert Award and the 2015 Loren Dolezal Community Service Award. She has also been nominated for 9 Tensie Awards through the University, winning two for Best Director (2016) and Best Screenplay (2015).

Riley Oregard is a writer and editor. A lover of urban landscapes, she is currently in her fourth year of college, majoring in Communication and Media Studies at Universidad Iberoamericana in Mexico City. Her passion has always been storytelling; watching, reading and telling her own. The latter made her discover the world of film, which turned into her true calling and she's looking into expanding her knowledge and experiences.

Riley speaks Spanish and English fluently and is currently studying French. She previously lived in New York City while studying abroad at Fordham University. She has a background in film production and has worked on such television shows as The Amazing Race. Presently, she writes for Professional Amateur Productions and has written short films and television pilots with her co-writer and partner, Savannah Rodgers.

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