Benedikt Sebastian has a degree in Visual Communication from The Open Window (Pretoria, South Africa).

 

His passion for storytelling led him to study Creative Writing at Emerson College (UK) and at SA Writers College (South Africa). 

 

In 2019 he completed his Masters in Creative Writing at the University of Cape Town.

 

In 2015 he was nominated for a Writer's Guild of South Africa Muse award for best screenplay for a web series.

 

He has various screenplays in development.

Writing Experience

LAST ROUND

Short Film

Written and starred in this dramatic short film.

https://vimeo.com/359458734

ENKARE REVIEW AFRICAN LITERARY JOURNAL

Short Story

One of my short stories was published in the journal.

 

ABOUT TIME

Short Film

Written and starred in this sci-fi short film.

https://youtu.be/r1naNPDVvrM?list=PLTOJh4FwIzG4FJLwCVO3EPKc6P_tTJba3

 

SUNDANCE / USA

Feature Film

One of my projects were selected for round one of the Sundance Screenplay project development residency for 2017

EDGE OF CHAOS

Screenplay

In Development / Proof of concept shot.

https://youtu.be/Tj1B8QnLwkw?list=PLTOJh4FwIzG4FJLwCVO3EPKc6P_tTJba3

 

MUSE AWARDS — Writers Guild of South Africa

Digital Series

Screenplay for a web series was nominated for a Muse award.

 

SCREENCRAFT

Screenplay Competition

Made the quarter finals with a short film screenplay from over 2000 participants worldwide.

 

GARBANZO LITERARY JOURNAL

Poetry

Poetry published in journal

2010 - present
2010 - present
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