SARAH SKIBINSKI

 

Sarah Skibinski has been highly recognized for her past five feature screenplays.  The Rhythm of Chaos, currently under option with Molly Mayeux’s Dhalia Street Films and Sarah Knight’s Jo Films, won the Gold Prize for Drama at the PAGE International Screenwriting Awards, and was also the Scriptapalooza Runner-Up, and a Nicholl Fellowship Semifinalist.  She co-wrote an adaptation of Michael Dorris’ bestselling novel, A Yellow Raft In Blue Water, which was featured in the 2007 IFP Market’s Emerging Narrative Section.  Actors Misty Upham (‘Frozen River’) and Q’orinka Kilcher (‘The New World’) are attached.  Her sci-fi/fantasy script, Hannah Rice was a 2007 PAGE Finalist and Slamdance Quarterfinalist, and her drama, A Room Without A Ceiling, was a 2008 PAGE Semifinalist.  Sarah’s feature version of The Punishing Business was a 2013 Slamdance Grand Prize Finalist, a Nicholl Fellowship Quarterfinalist, an Austin first-rounder, and it won the 2012 ‘Park Avenue Award’ for Drama in the New York Screenplay competition.  Sarah currently writes for Mad Otter Games.  (The MMORPG, ‘Villagers and Heroes.’)