Jonathan LaPoma

Author / Screenwriter / Songwriter

Posts Tagged ‘Lake Charles Film and Music Festival’

A SACRIFICE TO THE GOD OF THE BLUES Advances in Lake Charles Film Fest

Jonathan LaPoma’s short coming-of-age script A SACRIFICE TO THE GOD OF THE BLUES has advanced to the semifinals in the 2017 Lake Charles Film & Music Festival. This is the script’s 5th award/honor and LaPoma’s 139th overall.

SANDLEY an Official Selection of Lake Charles Film Festival

Jonathan LaPoma’s short script SANDLEY is an official selection of the 2016 Lake Charles Film Festival. SANDLEY follows a first-year teacher in an at-risk Los Angeles middle school who finds the inspiration to confront his bullies through his interactions with a lovable, but equally teased, student. SANDLEY is the 8th ranked dramatic short script in’s Top 10 Contest Winning Scripts. LaPoma’s ten screenplays have won 96 awards/honors.