screenwriter & maker of film stuffs
Andrea Shawcross is a produced screenwriter and filmmaker whose credits include LOVE ON HARBOR ISLAND that she co-wrote with director Lucie Guest. LOHI premiered on the Hallmark Channel in summer 2020. The same year, she sold two more features: LOVE ON THE VINE, a romance for Reel One that was produced in August 2020, and the thriller MATERNAL DESIRE for IMOTO Pictures.
Andrea's pilot and feature scripts have been shortlisted in the PAGE AWARDS (4X), the prestigious Canadian Film Centre (2X), and the AFF screenplay competition.
Andrea is writer and co-creator of YOUNG & RECKLESS the webseries that was an official selection and screened in over a dozen film festivals worldwide including AFF in 2017 (the peak of webseries IMO).
Andrea has written and directed a number of short films including MY EX-GIRLFRIEND GOOGLE (shot by MASTER OF NONE cinematographer Mark Schwartzbard) that was published on WhoHaha.com, a website whose aim is to shine a spotlight on funny women, co-founded by Elizabeth Banks. Andrea also directed the soon-to-be-released short film RUN FOR YOUR LIFE, shot by award-winning cinematographer of THE STAND (2020)David Stockton ASC.
Originally from Winnipeg, Canada (sorry, not sorry), Andrea splits her time between Vancouver Canada and Venice, CA where she currently specializes in writing one hour teen dramas and mysteries with kick-ass female leads.
writings & film stuffs
Love on Harbor Island
this Hallmark beauty was directed by co-writer Lucie Guest! LOVE ON HARBOR ISLAND and premiered on the Hallmark Channel in summer 2020.
Let's Not Talk About Syria
This gorgeous short film had a spectacular festival run, officially selected for HollyShorts, the Culver City and Burbank Film Festivals, NSI's online festival, and star Lucie guest was nominated for a Best Actress Leo. Directed by Paula Elle and starring Lucie Guest and Jones Bay. Here's the trailer!
The Dangers of
This sweet and sassy web series created by Young & Reckless director Brianne-Nord-Stewart. Paula Burrows won a Best Actress Leo, making that two women in two projects I wrote in 2018, were both nominated for excellence in acting. That's good writing people. Right. And acting.
Young & Reckless
This little baby was an official selection at the Austin Film Festival I wrote this multiaward-winning webseries, co-creating it with star Devon Ferguson. C'mon guys, #letsdothis
My Ex-Girlfriend Google
"SIRI-ously" MY EX-GIRLFRIEND GOOGLE directed by yours truly, was published on WhoHaha.com,co-founded by Elizabeth Banks that shines a spotlight on funny women. This piece stars the brilliant Anna Lise Phillips ("REVOLUTION", the Australian series "HARROW") and was shot by MASTER OF NONE cinematographer Mark Schwartzbard.