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2015 Nicholl Semi-finalist Katherine VanPelt

Katherine VanPelt's original screenplay "The Circle and the Sway" placed as a Semi-Finalist in the 2015 Academy Nicholl Fellowship Awards. The script was one of 149 screenplays to reach the Semi's out of a total of 7,442 entries. The Circle and the Sway is a sweeping period epic blending fantasy and mystery as we follow the tale of a young man facing execution for sorcerous murder and the aging detective who wants to believe magic is real.  Katherine VanPelt is an optioned writer represented by Alexia Melocchi of Little Studio Films. She has been a working screenwriter and coverage analyst for over eight years.