Marina Shron is an award winning New York based writer/filmmaker. Her films including Sea Child, Lullaby for Ray, and The Silent Love of the Fish, have been featured at film festivals around the world and won awards including Best Short Film in Hamptons and Toronto. Buddha’s Little Finger, a feature she co-wrote with Tony Pemberton, was released in 2016. X-Tina, currently in preproduction, was honored with the Rising Star in Screenwriting Award at Canada International Film Festival among other accolades.
Marina has received awards and funding for her work from Foundation for Contemporary Arts, New York Foundation for the Arts, Jerome Foundation, James Thurber Foundation, and Fund for Mutual Understanding among other honors.
A Drama/Psychological Thriller.
When a teenage sexually fluid orphan-girl who was raised trading sex for love
and protection meets an affluent Manhattan couple desperate for a child of their own,
sparks fly - and instant family is born. But what starts out as a utopian dream soon
degenerates into a nightmare of love, deceit and, mutual manipulation.
A Feature Screenplay
By Marina Shron
Sara Rogers is a professional in the Arts.
She has worked in and around the South Florida Film & Stage industry for more
than 30 years in numerous capacities including; teaching and coaching adults, casting,
writing, stage management and talent. She created stage and camera programs for new
and seasoned actors including “Step One-On Camera Workshop” – (a program for adult
beginning actors to learn on camera techniques as well as how to approach the industry
from a business prospective) And “Step Two–On Camera workshop” for more advanced
camera techniques that include on camera copy and scene exercises. Ms. Rogers spent
more than 5 ½ years as an instructor with Hollywood Playhouse where she created and
taught monologue and scene study and improvisation classes, to beginners, advanced and
intermediate adult theatre students. Ms. Rogers recently taught at The Acting School of
South Florida. Her main focus was “How to Audition For Camera” And has lectured on
“the business end of the acting modeling business.” Ms Rogers has worked as a casting
assistant to NY casting director Louis DiGiamo, locally with Dee Miller, Kim Houston,
Ellen Jacoby, Lori Wyman, Unique Casting and others. You may have seen some of her
work on local and national commercials including Bacardi Rum, Crest, Publix, Nextel
and Hertz. Her work as a voice over artist includes productions with, Broadcast Video,
The Miami Herald, Channel 4, The Puppet Theatre, the NY production of “Leaf Meafs”
and many others. Her television work includes roles in, Extra Large, 21 Jump Street, and
Miami Vice. Ms Rogers writing credits include work for Don Beret-Broadcast Video,
Stage and Screen Newspaper and Marquee Magazine. And for 6 years taught adult actors
privately and weekly at The Acting School of South Florida in Hollywood, FL. Although
primarily an adult acting coach, Sara teaches once a year for Inside Out Theatre which is
a summer camp for children under 18; Presently teaching her own adult acting classes at
ArtServe in Ft. Lauderdale. And private classes in Hollywood, FL. She is now known to
be one of the premiere adult acting coaches in South Florida today.
Check out more information at www.adultactingcoach.com