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Jason K. Allen

Jason Allen is a writer and filmmaker from Nashville, TN. He is also a wilderness guide, nature photographer and award-winning journalist. His first produced screenplay was the 2009 feature comedy Lucky Fritz starring Corey Feldman and Julia Dietze. Since then he's won Best Screenplay honors at the Nashville Film Festival, San Diego Film Awards, Mountain of Laughs Comedy Fest, TSA Screenwriting Awards, and Artlightenment Film Festival, and is a seven-time finalist of the Nashville Film Festival Screenwriting Competition. His scripts have also been finalists in the ScreenCraft and ScriptVamp competitions.

His writing credits include the award-winning short films You Destroy Me, That Smell, American Sock, and The Seashell. American Sock won Best Short Film at eight different film festivals, while That Smell screened at over 80 festivals in 15 countries, including the prestigious SAG-AFTRA Short Film Showcase at New York's Robin Williams Center.

Most recently, his films have won Best in Show at the Push Film Festival, Best Screenplay at Video Hackers-Italy, Audience Choice Award at the Flagler Film Festival, Best International Short at the Mestre Film Fest in Venice, and Best Comedy at LaFF-VIN, an annual festival hosted by the Red Skelton Museum of American Comedy.

In 2020 his feature script A Greenville Christmas was optioned by L.A.-based production company Brainstorm Media, whose credits include Strange Weather starring Holly Hunter, The Wolf Hour starring Naomi Watts, and the Lifetime movie Rediscovering Christmas

In addition to having had many of his screenplays produced, Allen has worked on several assignments, including writing an untitled animated feature for Singapore's Egg Story Creative Productions. As a journalist, he has won three Associated Press Managing Editors Awards for feature writing. His writing and photography have appeared in numerous books, magazines and newspapers.

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Scripts By Jason K.

Daggers
A man sits beside a woman on a bench, but he gradually scoots away from her. When the offended woman questions his actions, it leads to a series of bitter insults which arouses them both.
Short Comedy, Drama, Romance For sale 7pp
27 readers love this script
Read Review by Elaine Clayton
The Seashell
A young girl finds a seashell and holds it to her ear, expecting to hear peaceful ocean waves. Instead, she hears Mother Nature's disappointing son, Ricky, who's filling in for his busy mom.
Short Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy For sale 8pp
26 readers love this script
Pillow Girl
As a little girl, Kayley never lost a pillow fight. Now an adult, she decides to use this talent to fight evil and impact the world.
Short Action, Comedy, Family For sale 7pp
9 readers love this script
Read Review by Julia Cottle
That Smell
A young man with a passion for pleasant aromas is lured into the underground world of book sniffing.
Short Comedy, Drama, Romance For sale 8pp
8 readers love this script
Ruby
When a lonely old man visits his beloved wife's grave for the first time, he encounters a charming little girl who lifts him out of his doldrums and fills him with hope.
Short Drama, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi For sale 10pp
7 readers love this script
The Hayseeds & the Hipster
While eating lunch on a park bench, Ned and Boomer spot a real-life hipster. Fascinated, they observe him and make fun of him, but they soon learn that things aren't always what they seem.
Short Comedy For sale 8pp
5 readers love this script
Night of the Swingin' Dead
A zombie desires to dance like his hero, Fred Astaire. But first he must find a willing teacher.
Short Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Musical For sale 12pp
5 readers love this script
The Gift
In 1977, a young man receives a camera that takes disturbing pictures.
Short Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller For sale 2pp
5 readers love this script
#$@&%*!
Since 1959, a secret company has existed whose job is to place one curse word into the English vocabulary every year -- in order to keep the language thriving and on the cutting edge.
Short Comedy, Drama For sale 5pp
5 readers love this script
Read Review by Elaine Clayton
A Goldfish Contemplates Life
A sad and lonely goldfish dreams of escaping his fish bowl so that he can fight zombies, halt global warming and meet Justin Bieber.
Short Animation, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy For sale 5pp
4 readers love this script

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