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The Art of Being Wicked

A British-Nigerian witch contacts her ancestors and delves into the world of dark magick to find a one-night stand.

  • Amanda Öman
  • Amanda Öman
    Story by
  • Tomi Sunmonu
    Story by
  • Project Type:
    Short Script
  • Genres:
    Supernatural, fantasy, romance, drama, comedy
  • Number of Pages:
  • Country of Origin:
    United Kingdom
  • First-time Screenwriter:
  • Student Project:
  • Austin Under the Stars Film Festival 2020
Writer Biography - Amanda Öman

Amanda Öman is a writer, director, video editor and content producer based in London. Her short script, Nothing Good Happens on a Tuesday won the BA Film screenwriting award at her university and was a semi-finalist for the Southeastern International Film Festival 2016.

Another screenplay, The Art of Being Wicked placed as a quarterfinalist in The Script Lab’s Screenplay Competition in 2020. Her latest short, My Pink Palace explores the complicated relationship between parent and child with experimental elements. Her work features complex female characters with undertones of queerness in genre-blending worlds.

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