Marjory Kaptanoglu
Novelist & Screenwriter


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DREADMARROW THIEF novel completed.

SLANDER script received a high score of 79 and a recommend from film development site Slated. The film is in pre-production with Ad hoc Productions and Belladonna Productions. Here's the beautiful SLANDER LOOK BOOK.

Film based on my short screenplay,
TIME TO GO, directed and produced by filmmaker Allie Pond, is completed and ready to submit to festivals. LOGLINE: A scientist finds a way to give her son hope for the future as an asteroid heads toward certain impact with earth.

My short script,
RUN, MY DEAR, directed and produced by Melody Stewart, was filmed in October 2016 and will be completed by April 2017.

feature screenplay won the Grand Prize in the 2016 Cynosure Screenwriting Contest.

won First Place in the 2016 Harlem Film Festival Short Screenplay Contest.

advanced to the quarterfinal round of the 2016
Nicholl Fellowships in Screenwriting.

RUN, MY DEAR advanced to the final round (Top 3) of the 2016 Showtime's Tony Cox Short Screenplay Competition.

won Best Female Protagonist in the 2016 Kansas City Women in Film and TV Short Screenplay Contest.

RUN, MY DEAR and FROGGIE were finalists in the 2016 Nashville Film Festival Screenplay Competition.

advanced to the quarterfinal round of the 2015
Nicholl Fellowships in Screenwriting.

TEN MINUTES TO THE NEW YOU is now filming.

BLEEDING EDGE won First Place, short screenplay category, at The International Horror & Sci-fi Festival.

MAN OR BORK made the semifinals (top 1.5%) of the Script Pipeline Screenwriting Contest.


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