BEGINNINGS: Writing on TRIP began December 8, 2019.
GENRES: Horror / LGBTQ
Body Horror / Lovecraft
DRAFTS: Six drafts of TRIP are complete.
LENGTH: TRIP is feature-length.
PROTECTION: TRIP has been registered with the WGA; West.
STORY CONSULTANT & EDITOR: Jonna Jackson.
WARNINGS: TRIP is sexually graphic in both dialogue and description.
READING: A 1st (virtual) reading was held in early April 2020.
Actors: Randy Frank, Christina Harris, Ryan Newton Harris,
Scott Harris, Michael Klug, Joel Liestman, Steve Newman.
A 90-second pitch for TRIP, for a screenwriting contest.
LOGLINE: Celebrating their 1-year anniversary, boyfriends Warren and Trip take a scenic journey across the US Southwest in Warren's aging Jeep Cherokee. When Trip is bitten by an unknown creature and mysteriously begins to transform -- absolutely no relationship secrets will be held back.
FEEDBACK: From filmmaker
Monte Light: "I think it has the potential to be the ultimate queer midnight monster movie."
PAGE COUNT: 97 pages.
FESTIVALS / COMPETITIONS:
TRIP has been submitted to FIFTEEN film festivals and screenplay competitions.
INSPIRATIONS: TRIP was inspired by the frequent road trips I take with my other half, along the mostly un-traveled desert roads of the US Southwest.