Browsing: Ross Putman
Every year, a new Young & Hungry List is compiled from across the industry, proudly showcasing those writers most eager to stake their claim. Voted on by Hollywood’s most influential players, each list distinguishes a fresh slate of up-and-coming creatives preparing to take the next step in their careers. We’re pleased to present the 2016 Young & Hungry List.
Filmmaker Ross Putman created the Twitter feed @femscriptintros to expose some of the worst examples of misogyny he’s come across through reading thousands of screenplays. The account became a part of the conversation surrounding diversity in Hollywood, which is why we wanted to know more about the man behind the feminist feed.
Logline: Pitched as a hostage thriller in the vein of “Dog Day Afternoon”. When a hapless would-be-criminal winds up stuck in a drug tunnel with the cartel on the Mexican side and the DEA on the American side, the hostage he takes might be the only thing keeping him alive.
Logline: Project will use the GQ article as a jumping off point for a globe-trotting thriller with twists.