Author Archives: Sharon Y. Cobb

SCARE BnB NOMINATED FOR SIX AWARDS

Our short film, Scare BnB, was an official selection of the 2019 LOL Film Festival presented at Jacksonville, Florida’s Museum of Science and History, August 10 and 11, 2019. The short was nominated in six categories: Best WritingBest Musical ScoreBest … Continue reading

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Writers’ Guild of America Helps Members Get Scripts Directly to Production Companies!

Thanks to my union, Writers Guild of America, for creating a writers’ directory so producers/directors may contact us directly instead of going through agents. The first WGA email to producers/directors went out Friday with writers’ loglines for available spec scripts. … Continue reading

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Our 48 Hour Film Garners Eleven Nominations and Four Awards!

Twenty-five talented cast and crew members of Team Mac Attack came together the weekend of May 17-19, 2019 and made a 5-minute film called ScareBnB for the 2019 Jacksonville 48 Hour Film Project competition.  LOGLINE: Tanner, a self-help author who … Continue reading

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Filmapalooza 2019 Feature Film Focus Panel

At the 48 Hour Film Project’s Film Festival, FILMAPALOOZA, held in Orlando, FL, March 6-9, 2019, I served on a panel called Feature Film Focus. Also, on the panel were: Derk van den Berg (a prominent Dutch filmmaker) and Conrad … Continue reading

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Ladies in Cinema Film Fest Jax Achievement Award

Thanks to Ladies in Cinema Film Fest Jax, presented February 9, 2019 at University of North Florida, I received my first “Still Breathing” award. Actually, they called it their Achievement Award and I really was thrilled. Jill Donnellan received an … Continue reading

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Apocalypse Now & Then Official Selection of Ladies in Cinema Film Fest

On February 9, 2019 at University of North Florida, a short film I wrote and produced, APOCALYPSE NOW & THEN, screened before a large audience during the Ladies in Cinema Film Fest. Apocalypse Now & Then is a scifi comedy … Continue reading

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Zombie Rock Wins Five Awards!

Our short film, Zombie Rock, garnered five out of seven awards at the LOL JAX Zombie Film Festival presented at the Anheuser-Busch Haunted Brewery, October 19, 2018. Awards included: BEST FILM (Zombie Rock) BEST DIRECTOR (Justen Mann) BEST WRITING (Sharon … Continue reading

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Zombie Rock at LOL JAX Zombie Film Festival

We were shooting zombies on Sunday, September 23, 2018. Well, actually shooting a short film I wrote called Zombie Rock. It is featured in the LOL JAX Zombie Film Festival, Friday, October 19, 2018 at the Anheuser-Busch Brewery’s Haunted Brewery … Continue reading

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Judging The 48

I love writing for the 48 Hour Film Project. But this year, 2018, I had the great pleasure and challenge of judging two 48 Hour Film Project competitions simultaneously. The Jacksonville, Florida and Savannah, Georgia contests occurred on the same … Continue reading

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Trip to France Inspires New Fictional Stories and Characters

It’s impossible for a writer to go to a picturesque country like France without being inspired. A story. A character or two. Scenes. Everything new sparks the imagination. So, when I spent two weeks in France September 2017, I couldn’t … Continue reading

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