Jonathan LaPoma

Author / Screenwriter

The Kidnapped

In Mexico, a drug cartel boss kidnaps a washed-up Hollywood director, and the two are driven to insanity while shooting a documentary about the boss’s once-powerful cartel–a project meant to help both men reclaim lost glory.

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  • Twister Alley Film Festival, 2019, Finalist
  • Las Vegas Screenplay Contest, 2019, Finalist
  • Sacramento Film Festival, 2018, Official Selection
  • Beverly Hills Film Festival, 2019, Official Selection
  • Southern California Screenplay Competition, 2018, Semifinalist