Peter Sands and Anna Simone Scott
2021 Daytime Emmy Nomination for Take My Heart in Outstanding Daytime Fiction Program. Story and exec produced by Peter Sands; screenplay/directed and exec produced by
Anna Simone Scott.
Peter and Anna formed VisionFire Films following the international success of Blacktop Afternoon ~ an Academy Award® qualifying short film-noir which was snapped up by Channel 4, UK.
Their combined films haven awards worldwide and screened in Academy/BAFTA Award qualifying Film Festivals such as:
Raindance Film Festival, UK; Rhode Island International Film Festival; Cinequest, Oberhausen International Short Film Festival; LA Shorts International, Pan African Film Festival and Micheaux Film Festival. To name a few.
“…a deft American road movie… beautifully shot…
*Academy Award Qualifier
COMING INTO MONEY
"Engaging play on words.... a riot....paced at a fever pitch..... A fresh twist on a classic tale".
Rochester International Film Festival, NY
The Other Day (El Otro Dia)
Spec TV pilot.
A timely drama series set in east Los Angeles,
shot in english and spanish. Three families lives intersect with their tangled crises just prior to Thanksgiving.
The first two sequences are completed; currently filming the third.
(First family) Emiliano is the patriarch of the Hernandez family who is dealing with his mental demise and now he has to dodge ICE.
His family believe they've found a life raft in his neurologist, Charlotte Morgan.
(Second family) Little do they know her life is about to implode.
Meanwhile Emiliano's daughter, Maria, is the AA sponsor for a young aspiring musician, MacKenzie (Mac) Knowles. (Third family).
Mac's currently grappling with the pain of meeting her estranged father, Ray, for the first times in years. This segment is filming in late September 2019. It will also be released as a short film, Take My Heart.