The Fort Myers Film Festival recently awarded ‘Rusted Pyre’, written by Daniel Audet, directed by Laurence Cohen and produced by David Cormican, the 2012 Audience Choice Award.
Fort Myers, FL— The Canadian Short Screenplay Competition’s 2008 3rd place winning script ‘Rusted Pyre’ written by Daniel Audet and directed by Laurence Cohen, has won the Audience Choice Award at the 2012 Fort Myers Film Festival (FMff).
This is the first win at the FMff. ‘Rusted Pyre’ was one of two opening films for the Florida film festival. Co-stars Brooke Palsson (HBO’s ‘Less Than Kind’) and Samantha Somer Wilson (‘Nurse.Fighter.Boy.’) were on hand to accept the prize during the gala awards event on behalf of producer David Cormican.
About The Canadian Short Screenplay Competition (CSSC)
The Canadian Short Screenplay Competition, administered by Year of the Skunk Productions, and established in 2008, is the premiere script contest for short film screenplays. CSSC is the single-most competitive, prestigious, short screenplay festival in Canada, winner of the 2010 Canadian Weblog Award for Literature and Writing, a champion for screenwriters everywhere and a launching pad for writers’ professional careers.