The One-Page Screenplay: Juliet Snowden & Stiles White's 'Round These Parts


We're thrilled to now present the latest addition to Movieline's ongoing One-Page Screenplay Project, the industry's leading repository of budget-friendly material for the New Hollywood Economy.

Today's offering comes to us from the husband-and-wife screenwriting team of Juliet Snowden and Stiles White, scripters of 2009's other global apocalypse thriller, Knowing. In keeping with the microfiction theme, Stiles himself is the author of an ongoing series called Six-Word Tales -- a format that makes the One-Page Screenplay seem positively Tolstoyian in comparison. His accompanying illustrations of these quark-sized narrative gems are compiled over at Check 'em out! They're awesome!

Now on with the show. Presenting: Juliet Snowden & Stiles White's 'Round These Parts, after the jump.

The Official Bio:

Juliet Snowden and Stiles White are the co-writers of the recent hit film KNOWING starring Nicolas Cage and directed by Alex Proyas. Snowden and White's writing career began when director Wes Craven optioned their supernatural thriller script THE WAITING. Their feature film debut was Screen Gems' highly successful BOOGEYMAN, produced by Sam Raimi's Ghost House Pictures. In addition to thrillers and horror projects written for Rogue Pictures and Paramount Vantage, Snowden and White scripted an updated version of THE BIRDS for Universal Pictures with Michael Bay's Platinum Dunes producing. They recently wrote a planned remake of POLTERGEIST for MGM and director Vadim Perelman. Previous to his writing career, White worked for the Academy Award-winning Stan Winston Studio as a special effects coordinator on over 25 films.

The One-Page Screenplay:


Previous One-Page Screenplays:

· David Wain's Queen Anne's Lace

· Caprice Crane's Cross Road Blues

· Peter Lefcourt's Sunrise/Sunset

· Tucker Max's The SeX-Ray

· Rhett Reese & Paul Wernick's One Small Step

· Megan Holley's Squashing Ticks

· Jonathan Herman's Taxi Driver 2

· John Hlavin's Revelations


· Greg Marcks's Suicidal at McD's

· Craig Mazin's That Explains That

· Michael France's Tips on Suicide Notes

· Peter Chiarelli's The Problem with Hot Coffee

· Carl Gottlieb's Polaris Bears

· Diablo Cody's Father Approved

· Jeff Lowell's The Socialite And The Guy With The Real Job

· Michael Brandt & Derek Haas's Messy Life

· John Turman's BFF

· Rian Johnson's The Plains of Rothinian

· The Robotard 8000's Attempt #3


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