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SeriesFest Independent Pilot Competition: Drama Block Two

84 min

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Overview

Saturday, June 23rd, 9:00pm and Sunday, June 24th, 3:45pm
The 32 extraordinary pilots in competition highlight the most innovative and bold voices working within episodic storytelling today. Awards will be determined by an all-star jury, along with a chance to cast your vote for the distinguished Audience Award! Discover tomorrow’s next hit series! Pilots are displayed in 5 blocks.

Drama Block Two:
Unspeakable
Creator: David Cornue
Unspeakable follows a young woman in a desperate situation whose only option to avert authorities is to claim to be a girl who disappeared years ago as a child. But when the missing girl’s family welcomes the impostor home, she’s forced to keep the deception alive or face the consequences.

Polar
Creator: Morten Mortensen, Natalia Ciepiel, Alexander Ohrt, Aka Hansen, Maria Møller Christoffersen
Terrorized by an unbearable sound, a group of teenagers commit suicide in the habour of Nuuk, Greenland. After being declared dead, Ivik, awakes again. As the phenomenon returns to haunt the young population of Nuuk, Ivik sets out to find the nature of the sound.

Manic
Creator: Yolanda Carney, Kate Marks, Kimberley Browning
Aurora, an overachieving teen with Ivy League dreams, finds herself locked in with a crazy band of misfits when she's sent to Greener Pastures Therapeutic School. Convinced it's all a mistake, she fights the system and makes a break for freedom--only to be faced with the truth about why she was committed there in the first place.

Beast
Creator: Ben Strang
Set on the eerie marshland islands of Maryland's Chesapeake Bay, Beast centers around the perplexing disappearance of a fisherman named Christopher Press and his determined teenage son, Daniel who will stop at nothing to find his father and figure out once and for all why people keep disappearing on Smith Island.

Films in Program...

Unspeakable

Unspeakable

Unspeakable follows a young woman in a desperate situation whose only option to avert authorities is to claim to be a girl who disappeared years ago as a child. But when the missing girl’s family welcomes the impostor home, she’s forced to keep the deception alive or face the consequences.

USA 18 Min
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Polar

Polar

Terrorized by an unbearable sound, a group of teenagers commit suicide in the habour of Nuuk, Greenland. After being declared dead, Ivik, awakes again. As the phenomenon returns to haunt the young population of Nuuk, Ivik sets out to find the nature of the sound.

Denmark 35 Min
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Manic

Manic

Aurora, an overachieving teen with Ivy League dreams, finds herself locked in with a crazy band of misfits when she's sent to Greener Pastures Therapeutic School. Convinced it's all a mistake, she fights the system and makes a break for freedom--only to be faced with the truth about why she was comm

USA 17 Min
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Beast

Beast

Set on the eerie marshland islands of Maryland's Chesapeake Bay, Beast centers around the perplexing disappearance of a fisherman named Christopher Press and his determined teenage son, Daniel who will stop at nothing to find his father and figure out once and for all why people keep disappearing on

18 Min
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