Stacy Bannerman, MFA, is a writer/screenwriter of female-forward socially relevant screenplays and an Adult Animated TV Sitcom Pilot, BAMBO GOES POSTAL, a 2024 Creative Screenwriting Unique Voices Quarter-Finalist. Her high-concept sports biopic, TITLE IX, the actual account of the first girl to wrestle on a boy’s team under the federal law, received Third Place in the STAGE 32 Period Piece Logline Contest. Stacy has a non-exclusive shopping agreement with a Director for her script, SAVING SPERO, featuring a strong, over-40 female lead in a true story about the war at home, the transformational healing power of the horse and the resurrection of the human spirit. Current projects include an environmental dramedy/female buddy film, ECO TRIP, and a trilogy of supernatural/sci-fi feature screenplays, THE ASCENSION RECORDS. She writes from her singular POV as a woman who spent a lifetime on the front lines of actions, advocacy and activism for racial justice, peace, gender equality, and climate.
Logline: Destroyed by the war she protested, a hopeless, high profile military spouse develops a powerful healing bond with a feral horse and risks her life to save him in the Appalachian backcountry even as he is saving her. (True story)
Comps: “The Horse Whisperer" meets "Born on the Fourth of July."
I own the rights to this story because I lived it. The script is available and has a shopping agreement with an established Director.
STAGE 32 PERIOD LOGLINE CONTEST
THIRD PLACE AWARD
Logline: The true story of the gutsy fourth grader who became the first girl in the nation to wrestle on a boys team under federal law and battled injury and animosity on her way to the State Championship.
Comps: Nyad x Remember the Titans x Battle of the Sexes.
Logline: When a naïve young woman becomes the first white Executive Director of the Martin Luther King Jr. Center, she's caught in the crossfire of racial hate and "reverse discrimination" as she challenges the Aryan Nations. Based on true events.
Pitch available. This is an autobiographical personal story and the life rights are available to option. I have a large amount of records, case files, and historical documents to support the story.
Logline: Five American women undergo a brutal shamanic initiation from a spiritually advanced female tribe, and with the energetic enslavement of humanity near the tipping point, they join forces to protect the planet from evil incarnate.
Comps: The Woman King meets Dr. Strange in The Matrix.
The first installment/screenplay of a Supernatural/Sci-Fi Thriller trilogy with a strong female cast.
Logline: When their climate case goes to the Supreme Court, the youth environmental activists take a road trip, but their corn-oil bus breaks down and they must ride with the Boomers they resent to get to the hearing on time.
Environmental Dramedy. PG-13.
BAMBO AND T-REX DELIVER
Format: TV Series
Genre: Adult 2D Animated Sitcom (Half-hour)
COMPS: "Daria" and “BoJack Horseman” meet "The Dukes of Hazzard.”
LOGLINE: A non-binary environmental attorney struggles to create a new life in Appalachian coal country and buddies up with an anthropomorphic fainting goat for mail route misadventures. And to help solve a murder.
The Pilot script and Series Bible w/Title & Main illustrations are available.