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First Runner Up, 2014 Reel Writers Screenwriting Competition, "ThisAbility"

In October, 2013, German screenwriter/producer Mike Fuhrmann,posted in the ScreenwritingU Alumni website. Mike and his sister, a wheelchair-user who is active in the German disabled community, had an idea for a disabled heist movie, and Mike was looking for a collaborator who could write comedy.Texas-based screenwriter/playwright Don Fried, a dual US/UK national who speaks German, responded. Don screenplays, most of them comedies, had advanced in 15 screenwriting competitions, and he was currently negotiating an option for his comic screenplay, Senior Moments.With days, Mike and Don had reached agreement, and come up with the concept ofThisAbility.  Using marathon Skype-based brainstorming sessions (Mike and Don still have never met in person) the first draft was completed in 2 months. In...