Profile

David Rocchio

Screenwriter | Director | Producer

Short Bios

David is an attorney, writer and filmmaker. He wrote, produced and directed a short film based on his award-winning story, The Brothers. The film screened at the Cannes Short Film Corner and was invited to the Capalbio International Short Film Festival, where it won honors as part of the ‘Capalbio Choice’ film program. David’s second short, The Meeting, starring Gayle Rankin and Will Brill, has screened in the US, Canada and Europe. 
As a writer David’s feature film work has been quarter-, semi- and finalists at top screenwriting competitions and seem always to be on the edge of production. His short fiction has been published in Exquisite Corpse, Quay Journal of the Arts, among other journals and The Vermont Press has accepted a short story collection for publication.
David founded and is the director of Stowe Story Labs, a non-profit dedicated to bringing emerging screenwriters, filmmakers and creative producers together with seasoned industry professionals to help good work get made and seen. www.stowestorylabs.org.

my screenplays

THROUGH THE CRACKS
Feature
Optioned
 
TURNING
Feature
Optioned
 
Canadian Holiday
Feature
Optioned
 
The Meeting
Short
 
 
LIGHTS OUT
TV Pilot
 
 
The Brothers
Short