It all started when they (the administration) said I had "ADD". I would just sit in my 3rd grade class and stare off into space thinking about that new Indiana Jones movie that my dad took me to see the previous Saturday afternoon. My parents decided to homeschool me. Before I was old enough to work I stayed at home completing my chore list while my parents worked. After watching Back to the Future for what had to have been the 306th time I watched the movie my dad warned me about: Pulp Fiction. Soon after I found the family video camera, with which I would recreate scenes from every movie that I had seen up to that point. My audience was my Dad, if I could make him laugh then all the on camera editing was worth it. I knew then that I wanted to make movies.
Writing Interests, Goals & Published Works:
I want to write screenplays and then make them into movies.
Ways BAF Might Be Helpful To You:
Helpful critiques, and positive encouragement.
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