Zach Jansen (Level 4)
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Saint Paul, MNWeb Site: f---nobuttheresaposter.blogspot.comBiography:
Zach is a screenwriter in the Twin Cities who's written eight feature-length screenplays and more than 60 short script. His shorts, "Treading Water" and "After I Kill Mrs. Pritchett I'm Coming After You" were produced in 2012. His first feature film credits ("Dead Mountain Road" and "What Happened to Christine") are expected in late 2014/early 2015. His feature script "How We Really Won the Space Race," written for the 2011 Movie Poet feature contest, has been optioned by Royer Films.
He is a three-time winner of the Metropolitan State University Student Screenplay Awards as well as a quarter-finalist in the 2011 FadeIn Awards and a semi-finalist in the 2011 BlueCat Screenplay Competition (both for "Treading Water.")
His feature script "The Incedible Frog Boy Is On the Loose Again!" was named a Top 100 Semi-Finalist in the 2013 Table Read My Screenplay Contest, a Top 10% script in the 2014 BlueCat Screenplay Competition, and a Semi-Finalist in the 2014 ScreenCraft Screenwriting Fellowship.
Zach holds a B.A. in Screenwriting from Metropolitan State University and is taking 2014 to work on new material (writing scripts and hopefully shooting a feature) before deciding on where he'll pursue an M.F.A.