In the current month of July, 2021, I find myself sharing my story to more people than I ever have. Working as an evening manager at The Shaffner Inn, a historic bed and breakfast within the Winston-Salem area of North Carolina, for a day job during my duration of grad school provides such an opportunity. […]
Called Higher Studios, Inc.: Faith Base Film Production Company - Franklin, TN.
“Neil was instrumental in bringing Called Higher Studios’ idea for Camp Hideout to fruition. As a kids camp movie, there were a lot of moving parts, research, comedic elements, location visits, pranks and more… Neil was involved in all of those aspects. He was able to take direction well and help us craft a great […]
Writer, C. Neil Davenport, presents an original short comedy script about a sincere elder named Doris who strives to return a white elephant gift to every toy store in town. Submitted to UNCSA’s Screenwriting MFA Application PG-13 First 5 PDF Pages INT. NURSING HOME – DAYA NURSE places a WRAPPED CHRISTMAS GIFT at the foot […]
Story By: C. Neil Davenport and Writer, Director & Producer, Van Emberger, present a short film rom-com about a hopeless romantic teenager spending all night trying to find the perfect way to break-up with her perfect boyfriend. Premiered at The Fulton Film Festival (2021) — Won: Best Short Film, Best Advanced Comedy, Best Screenplay, Best […]
Mr. Van Emberger: Indie Filmmaker - Atlanta, GA.
“C. Neil Davenport is possibly one of the best people I’ve worked with when creating and making films. Besides his talent in screenwriting, his communication and personality make him one of a kind. You can’t ask for a better person for the job, and as a friend. Neil is a real talent and true, genuine […]
How to Develop a Screenplay in 180 Days
How to Develop a Screenplay in 180 Days The intention is to work like a wasp. After the snow melts, a wasp wakes from hibernation and all it concerns itself with for the next three weeks is the building of a nest for its offspring. It doesn’t take smoke breaks, struggle with self-doubt or let […]
Story Editor & Production Manager: C. Neil Davenport and Producers, Cameron Logan & Drew Thomas, present a short film crime comedy about two deadbeats who commit grand theft auto in broad day-light and quickly strive to rid themselves of the vehicle after discovering why the keys were left inside. In Post-Production R IMDb & First […]
Mr. Erick Probeck: Indie Filmmaker - Miami, FL.
“Working with Neil has not only been a pleasant experience but also a professional one. He was able to help me talk though my idea for my script to know what I wanted. He was then able to take my ideas and put them on paper. He was easy to work with, very knowledgeable and […]
Guava & Cheese Pastries
Writer: C. Neil Davenport and Producer, Erick Probeck presents an offbeat rom-com short film about a wealthy, spoiled young man gets cut off and learns to the value of the small things from a penniless, free spirited young woman. In Pre-Production with Mundial Studios LLC. PG-13 (IMDb) & First PDF 5 Pages EXT. PLAZA – […]
Connect the (invisible) Dots [Part 2]
Connect the (invisible) Dots [P. 2] – Tangible dots: As mentioned in part 1 when someone goes about the connection of (invisible) dots, one becomes unhinged from fear and is allowed to be an active participant of pursuing purpose, but what is an invisible dot? From a theoretical standpoint, as stated in part 1, “An […]