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Mark Renshaw
Manchester, United Kingdom

Mark is a writer/producer and a Page Awards and Austin semi-finalist. He is also the winner of the inaugural Inroads Screenwriting Fellowship. He is based in the north-west of the UK, near Manchester.

Mark has written and produced three award-winning short films in transatlantic collaborations. His first two films No More Tomorrows and Surrender are available on Amazon Prime. Both enjoyed a successful run on the independent film festival circuit and won several awards. His latest, a sci-fi short called The Survivor: A Tale From The Nearscape has a worldwide distribution deal with Meridian Releasing.

Mark also helped produce a web series called So Dark and a short horror film called The Dollmaker which currently has over 16 million views on YouTube.


With his prose hat on, Mark had two short horror stories published in 2017 in An Eclectic Mix Vol 7 alongside several international competition winners. In 2018, his sci-fi short story Automatic Drive was published in an anthology called The Singularity50. Most recently, his short horror story Ragnarok was included in SNAFU: Resurrection – an anthology published by Cohesion Press.

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Other Achievements:

  • Nominated for Best Comedy Feature at the 50th Nashville Film Festival Awards
  • Page Awards Semi-Finalist.
  • Reached the top 4% in the BBC Writers Room Drama submissions and added to their list of promising writers
  • Winner of best short screenplay in Shriekfest 2019
  • Austin Film Festival Second Rounder two years in a row
  • Winner of writing competitions that resulted in trips to Ealing Studios, Pinewood Studios and the House of Commons in 2019.

Scripts By Mark

Pursued by an angry mob and running out of power, an android uses a set of dice to relive past memories.
Short Sci-Fi For sale 3pp
5 readers love this script
A kidnapped women must unleash a dark, deranged personality she has kept locked, deep inside her mind since childhood, if she is to stand any chance of surviving.
Short Horror For sale 7pp
5 readers love this script
The Enchanted Quill
A troubled woman seeking answers about her dark past discovers a magic software app that allows her to make wishes comes true, but at a price - each wish costs her part of her soul.
Short Horror For sale 10pp
4 readers love this script
Read Review by Steve Miles
First Generation
When a female android takes her pet in for repairs, an accident turns her world upside down and reveals her entire existence has been a lie.
Short Sci-Fi For sale 7pp
2 readers love this script
Read Review by Michael J Kospiah
The Broken Kingdom
In an alternate timeline in which Guy Fawkes overthrew the English monarchy. Half a century later, a French-American businessman is on the run with Scottish Freedom Fighters after he inadvertently commits an act of heresy.
Short Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, History For sale 14pp
2 readers love this script
The Tale of Tin Can Kade
On a quest for vengeance, a grieving outlaw’s chance encounter with a scam artist turns out not to be a chance encounter at all.
Short Western For sale 5pp
1 reader loves this script
Read Review by Michael J Kospiah
There's Something Inside
A strange creature seeking shelter for the night finds itself 20,000 feet in the air on an aeroplane wing with one passenger inside bent on its destruction.
Short Fantasy For sale 4pp
1 reader loves this script
Read Review by Michael J Kospiah
Atoll's Edge
A soldier finds herself marooned on an island, defending a mysterious orb from an ever increasing number of faceless demons, but what she's fighting for is far more precious than she realizes.
Short Action, Animation, Fantasy For sale 9pp
1 reader loves this script
Local Hero
A teenager discovers he’s inherited ridiculous superpowers but before he can master them, he encounters his father’s famous arch-nemesis.
Short Comedy For sale 7pp
1 reader loves this script
A group of geriatric desperados attempt a bank heist. With no experience, no clue and no bowel control, their chances are slim, especially when they encounter an off-duty cop
Short Adventure, Comedy For sale 12pp
Read Review by Michael J Kospiah
A Taste of Hell
When the planets in the solar system align with the sun, a father at the beach with his daughter is transported to a realm of suffering and given a glimpse of his own personal hell.
Short Horror For sale 4pp
The Origin of Fear
A university student working on a thesis stumbles across a technique for identifying dangerous individuals. Her experiments takes a lethal twist when it becomes apparent her work is gaining the wrong type of attention.
Short Horror For sale 12pp
Automatic Drive
On a corporate controlled automated highway of the future, one family is about to find out the real price of progress
Short Sci-Fi For sale 6pp
The Outcasts
A young man in a dystopian landscape must seek shelter to avoid mysterious entities which seem to be searching for him. A mishap results in him being stuck outside at the worst possible time.
Short Drama, Fantasy For sale 9pp