Discipline: Film/Video – screenplay

Marcia Rudin

Discipline: Film/Video – screenplay
Region: Sanibel, FL
MacDowell Fellowships: 2003

During her MacDowell residency, Marcia Rudin finished her screenplay, Promised Land and wrote the first draft of a new screenplay, Closings. One of her new plays, Unaccompanied Minor, was a finalist in the Florida Playwrights Process 2003 contest and received honorable mention in the Writer's Digest Competition. One of her screenplays, Bring Forth the Light was a quarter finalist in a large screenplay competition.


Van Zorn (formerly Kirby)

Marcia Rudin worked in the Van Zorn (formerly Kirby) studio.

Constructed thanks to a bequest from Sarah L. Kirby, Kirby Studio was the last new building to be erected during Mrs. MacDowell’s leadership (1907-1951). The load-bearing masonry walls were laid by local mason Augustus Beaulieu atop a fieldstone foundation. A 1995 renovation preserved the brick fireplace with wooden mantel and…

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