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UCLA honors student scribes

Freelin, Freeman, Mango, Miller, Workman nab prizes

The UCLA School of Theater, Film, and Television tapped 10 student scribes in the school’s annual screenwriting competition on June 17.

The winners: Jason Freelin, “Jump the Shark”; Chris Freeman, “Two Wolves”; Dave Mango, “Crying in the Darkness”; Brian Miller, “Prison Makeover”; and Suzanne Workman, “The Watershed.”

Honorable mentions went to: Alan Condren, “Ride of His Life”; Chris Douglas, “Missionary Position”; Terry Holdredge, “Turbulence”; Jamie Hubbard, “King River”; and Alison Saalbach, “The List.”

The awards are bestowed for feature-length works written during the one-year graduate-level Professional Program in Screenwriting. The judging panel is composed of professional writers and faculty.

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