Rosalyn Rosen

Playwright

Writer/director Rosalyn Rosen's 2016 narrative feature film "The Other Kind" has been in 22 film festivals, including screenings in New York, LA, Austin, London and Berlin, and has won 15 awards for Best Feature, Best of Show, Best Director, Best Actor, Best Actress, Best Supporting Actress and Best Supporting Actor. "The Other Kind" has distribution with Indican Pictures and is the screenplay adaptation of Rosalyn's award winning play, "Why Is The Dog Howlin', Momma?"

For Epic Records, Rosalyn directed the award winning music videos for Los Lonely Boys that include "Heaven" "More Than Love" and "Diamonds" and Matisyahu's "King Without a Crown: Live at Stubbs."  For Epic, she also directed the concert film, "Los Lonely Boys Live at the Fillmore," that aired nationally on PBS.

Rosalyn's short film (shot from a few scenes of her play) "Why Is The Dog Howlin', Momma?" starred Todd Lowe (True Blood) and Jo Harvey Allen (Fried Green Tomatoes) and received multiple festival screenings and awards and a 4 Star Review from FilmThreat.com.

Rosalyn is also a screenwriter and nationally produced playwright. Her play “Supremacy” won the 2016 Texas Playwrights Festival and the Grand Prize at the 2016 American Movie Awards in their Stage Play Competition. Her screenplay adaptation of “Supremacy” won Best Screenplay at the 2017 The Poe Contest and Best Unproduced Script at the 2016 International Filmmakers Festival of World Cinema Berlin. “Supremacy” was also an Official Finalist in the 2016 Beverly Hills Screenplay Contest, the 2016 Hollywood Screenplay Contest and the New York Screenplay Contest.

Rosalyn's screenplay adaptation of her play "The Apeman of Manhattan" won Best Screenplay 1st Place at the 2016 New York International Screenplay Awards. Her play, "Red Sea" won the Bronze Award in the 2016 Hollywood Screenplay Contest in their stage play competition.

 

Rosalyn's original screenplay "My Sex Life" won Best Screenplay at Chicago's 2015 Laugh or Die Comedy Festival and was an Official Finalist in the 2016 Hollywood Screenplay Contest.  Her original screenplay "JAKE The Power of the Ruby" won the Bronze Award in the 2016 Hollywood Screenplay Contest and was an Official Finalist in the 2015 New York Screenplay Contest.