Andrea Zastrow | Script Revolution
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Andrea Zastrow
Wausau, United States

Greetings from Wausau, Wisconsin! I’m Andrea, a former proofreader, property manager and PTO president. A native Iowan, my journey into screenwriting commenced when I moved from Eastern Iowa to snowy North Central Wisconsin, which allowed me to finally focus on writing. It’s been both an exciting and soul-crushing journey! 

I’m drawn to character-driven stories with heart that portray complicated family dynamics. Grounded Comedies, Romantic Comedies, Dramas and Dramedies are the genres I find most appealing.

A big believer in the art of collaboration, my hope is that a script of mine will one day connect with a creative in the industry who has the vision and power to bring it to life. Organized and detail-oriented with a flexible schedule, I’m “free to fly” and would welcome the opportunity to connect with others to help make it happen.

I look forward to connecting with other Script Revolution members and am very open to feedback/constructive criticism pertaining to my scripts. In fact, I welcome it since I'm regularly polishing them as inspiration strikes!  I’ve been described as a person who can talk to anyone. Really! Don’t be shy…

PARALLEL PROPOSALS (Comedy Feature, set in Chicago)

  • Quarterfinalist - 2021 Chicago Screenplay Awards
  • Quarterfinalist - 2020 ScreenCraft Comedy Contest
  • Quarterfinalist - 2020 Emerging Screenwriters Genre Screenplay Competition
  • Honorable Mention - 2020 WriteMovies Summer Screenwriting Contest
  • Honorable Mention - 2020 WriteMovies Romance and Comedy Award

 

TEAM EMMA (Drama Feature, set in Madison, WI - but could be set in any U.S. city in the Midwest with a large university and hospital)

  • Quarterfinalist – 2021 Scriptapalooza Screenplay Competition
  • Quarterfinalist – 2021 Emerging Screenwriters Genre Screenplay Competition
  • Quarterfinalist – BlueCat 2021 Screenplay Competition
  • Quarterfinalist – StoryPros International Screenplay Contest 2020

Accolades

Stage 32 - Recommended Writer

Endorsements

Stage 32 - Recommended
(Parallel Proposals)

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Scripts By Andrea

Team Emma
When a recovering alcoholic learns his terminally ill ex-girlfriend secretly gave birth to their daughter ten years prior, he must welcome the girl into his family and help her cope with her mother’s impending death.
Feature Drama For sale 111pp
3 readers love this script
Parallel Proposals
Tensions escalate when a high-strung accountant discovers her daughter’s fiancé is the son of her cocky, cheating ex-husband — threatening the “perfect” wedding (and life) she has envisioned.
Feature Comedy, Drama, Romance For sale 111pp
Stage 32 - Recommended
2 readers love this script
Echoes of Broken Promises
When a slick, absentee father blows in unexpectedly on Father’s Day, his resentful adult son has an epiphany as he protects his own son from all-too-familiar grandiose, but empty, promises.
Short Drama For sale 19pp
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