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Christopher Haviland's True Crime Mystery 'HARMLESS' now under option
Christopher Sirmons Haviland's mystery thriller, 'Harmless', based on the true story of a little girl who was brutally murdered in 1969, has been optioned by producer-director Peter Engert in Florida.
Christopher Haviland's horror-comedy FANG HUNTERS now under option.
Christopher Sirmons Haviland's horror-comedy FANG HUNTERS has been optioned.
Christopher Haviland's SF Script in 1% best in Nicholl Fellowships 2012
Christopher Sirmons Haviland's CODE & CHEMISTRY (SF) was a Semi-finalist in the 2012 Nicholl Fellowships in Screenwriting contest, among 129 out of 7,197 entries (1% best unproduced screenplays in the world according to the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences). This was the biggest contest of its kind to that date.
Horror comedy FANG HUNTERS a Finalist in AAA Screenplay Contest
Christopher Sirmons Haviland's horror comedy FANG HUNTERS was a 2006 Finalist in the AAA Screenplay Contest sponsored by Creative Screenwriting Magazine.
SF Satire CODE & CHEMISTRY a Semi-Finalist in the Chesterfield
Christopher Sirmons Haviland's science fiction satire CODE & CHEMISTRY was a 2001 Semi-Finalist in the Chesterfield Writer's Film Project screenplay contest managed by Universal Pictures and Steven Spielberg's Amblin' Entertainment.
Fantasy FAITH & FAIRIES a Quarter-finalist in the Nicholl Fellowships
Christopher Sirmons Haviland's fantasy FAITH & FAIRIES (originally entitled THE TREE) was a quarter-finalist in the 1993 Nicholl Fellowships in Screenwriting, sponsored by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences, with over 4000 entries worldwide. FAITH & FAIRIES was later written as a novel. (http://www.faithandfairies.com)
Fantasy script FAITH & FAIRIES a Quarter-finalist in CSM's Expo
Christopher Sirmons Haviland's FAITH & FAIRIES (originally entitled THE TREE) was a 2002 quarter-finalist in the Screenwriting Expo script contest sponsored by Creative Screenwriting Magazine.
True-crime drama HARMLESS a quarter-finalist in Coppola's Zoetrope
Christopher Sirmons Haviland's true-crime drama HARMLESS was a quarter-finalist in Francis Ford Coppola's Zoetrope Screenwriting Contest in 2003.
Fantasy script FAITH & FAIRIES a Finalist in the People's Picture Show
Christopher Sirmons Haviland's fantasy FAITH & FAIRIES (originally entitled THE TREE) was a 2001 Finalist in the People's Picture Show script contest. FAITH & FAIRIES was also a 1998 semi-finalist in the Chesterfield Writer's Film Project contest, sponsored by Universal Pictures and Amblin' Entertainment. It made the semi-finals again in 2001.
Fantasy FAITH & FAIRIES made Honorable Mention in the Writer's Network
Christopher Sirmons Haviland's fantasy FAITH & FAIRIES (originally entitled THE TREE) made Honorable Mention in The Writer's Network script contest in 2001.