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Phil Parker

Screenwriter

Short Bios

LATEST NEWS: Phil Parker's spec script 'The Third Bomb' has been optioned by BAFTA-winning producer Sias Wilson, known for Flying Monsters 3D with David Attenborough (documentary), Hannibal (TV movie), The Golden Bowl (film), Space Race (TV mini-series) and many others.

 

RECENT NEWS: Phil has been hired AGAIN by the same award-winning production company to write a full script outline for a comedy feature. This comes hot-on-the-heels of a treatment he wrote for them for an animated feature.

 

PRAISE FOR HIS PREVIOUS WORK-FOR-HIRE

 

'STREET CAT NAMED ANBAR': script treatment for a feature-length comedy/ drama

 

"My concept for 'A Street Cat Named Anbar' is now a perfectly constructed and very comprehensive treatment, with compelling characterizations and appealing plot. This would NEVER have happened without the assistance of Phil. I am very grateful to work with him, and still continue to do so. Thank you for running such a fine business. Great work!" - F. A., Producer (TP Productions) 

 

'KINDRED': a feature-legnth sci-fi, action/ adventure script

 

"Kindred is unique, fun, powerful, meaningful and kick-arse because Phil challenges your story to be the most potent it can be. He really knows structure and how to write with economy, flair and versatility. Your script is in great hands." - J.B., Director (RC Films)

 

"Kindred is fantastic, adventurous, and loads of fun." - Screencraft reader

 

"Imaginative and action-packed, Kindred is a thrilling story." - Black List reader

 

Phil Parker was the screenwriter behind the WWII spec script 'The Third Bomb', which won 1st place at the prestigious Nashville Film Festival; was a Finalist at Script Pipeline and Screencraft; a Semifinalist at Big Break; and a Second Rounder at Austin.

 

'THE THIRD BOMB': feature-length, WWII action/ adventure (www.thethirdbomb.com)

 

"An incredibly well-written screenplay. Actors would kill for these parts." - Black List reader

 

"Likely to attract top international talent." ‚Äč- Tracking-Board.com

 

From 2009 - 2015, Phil was an award-winning creative producer for the BBC, writing and producing short original content and promos for broadcast on four different BBC channels.

 

SCRIPT WRITER/ PRODUCER - 'Frontline War'

 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YI818-MXsm8

 WINNER: Silver Award - Promax BDA Global Excellence Awards (New York)

 

SCRIPT WRITER/ PRODUCER - 'Are You Richer Than You Think?"

 https://vimeo.com/119903195

WINNER: BBC Original Concept Pitch Contest

 

SCRIPT WRITER/ PRODUCER - 'Sarah & Duck'

https://vimeo.com/131080114 

 

SCRIPT WRITER/ PRODUCER - 'Foyle's War'

https://vimeo.com/129731345 

NOMINATED: Promo of the month at BBC Worldwide

 

For more videos and writing samples visit www.storiesbyphil.com 

 

 

my screenplays

The Third Bomb
Feature
Optioned
Script Avail
Kindred
Feature
 
 

classes / training

Story Series 2012 & 2013
Story Department
Workshop
MA in Film Production and Screenwriting
USC School of Cinema & Television
Classroom

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