Kupenda Films have optioned the rights to David-Matthew's award-winning screenplay Boxcar, to be directed by Coen Haver. Production begins later this year in Europe.
David-Matthew's two-woman screenplay Bracelets and Boyfriends (adapted from his one-act play) was named the short screenplay competition winner of the 2017 Rendezvous Film Festival. As a result, the script is being adapted into a film by Flickers Studios, and is being shot on location in Amelia Island, Florida. The film will premiere in September.
The script for the pilot episode of the original television series Ambrosia (adapted from David-Matthew's bestselling novel) has been named an official selection for the 2017 New York Short Film & Screenplay Competition. The winner will be announced on July 24th in Brooklyn.
David-Matthew's feature-length screenplay 'Made From Scratch' has been named the 2017 Grand Prize Jury Screenplay Winner by Film Invasion L.A. The award was announced on May 30th.
David-Matthew's screenplay 'Boxcar' was named an official selection in the 2017 Los Angeles Television, Script, and Film Festival (LATVSFF) and a finalist in their screenwriting competition.
David-Matthew received a 2017 Los Angeles Film Award for Best Screenplay Short for his script 'Tagged.' Winners were announced on April 3rd.
David-Matthew's short film screenplay 'Boxcar' received the award for Best Short Screenplay at the New Renaissance Film Festival in Amsterdam. Winners were announced at an awards ceremony on March 5th.
Read the Script Corner interview with David-Matthew on winning the Best Short Screenplay award for 'Boxcar' at the 2017 New Renaissance Film Festival in Amsterdam.
David-Matthew's short film screenplay 'Boxcar' was nominated for Best Short Script at The 2017 StoryMode Independent Short Film Awards.
David-Matthew's short film screenplay 'Boxcar' was named an official selection for the screenwriting competition at The 2017 Queer Hippo International LGBT Film Festival in Houston.
David-Matthew's award-winning screenplay 'Boxcar' is featured as an online exclusive of the literary journal New Plains Review, published by the University of Central Oklahoma.
The script for the pilot episode of the original television series Ambrosia (adapted from David-Matthew's bestselling novel) was an official finalist in the 2016 Hollywood Screenplay Contest.