NFF is pleased to announce the three finalists of our Showtime Tony Cox Feature Screenplay Competition, who will compete to win the grand prize of $5000, a month long stay at the Nantucket Screenwriters Colony, an all expenses paid trip to the festival and more. The winner will be announced at an awards ceremony during the 20th annual NFF.
The Chronicles of Houghington
Writer: Colin Borden
With the whimsy of the original Pink Panther and the adventure of Indiana Jones, The Chronicles of Houghington follow our falsely-famous leader as he amazingly escapes dangers by sheer luck as he searches for a new treasure, but this time Houghington might not be able to luck himself out of a sticky situation.
Writer: Kristen Dávila
Pakistani plastic surgeon and gambling addict Mohsin needs to make a lot of money fast, so he contacts the CIA to turn in his new neighbor, who happens to be on the Top Ten most wanted terrorist list.
Writer: Philip Aceto
An ensemble drama about a janitor and the surrounding high school where he works.