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​​Mark Mc Quown
Playwright/Screenwriter Resume
25933 Sandalia Dr, Valencia, CA 91355

(661) 714-0976

Produced Plays 

The String Game
Produced, Nomads Playhouse, Boulder, Colorado, 1980 

Winner, First Annual Colorado Playwright’s Festival, 1984
Best New Play, Denver Theatre Critics, 1984
Produced, Littleton Townhall Theatre, Denver, Colorado, 1984
Produced, Sirius Theatre Company, Boulder, Colorado, 1988 

Keys To The Kingdom
Produced, Theatre Unlimited, North Hollywood, 1997
Nominated for 7 ADA Awards (now The Ovation Awards), 1997 

A Contemporary Christmas Carol
Produced, Saddleback Community College, Theatre Arts Department, Mission Viejo, California, 2008 

The Paseo
 (Ten Minute Play)
Produced, First Stage Theatre, Los Angeles, 2004 

Play Contest Winners 

Winner, Best Musical, The 2015 Los Angeles Theater Festival 

The Resurrection Of The Snowbird
Finalist, The Playwriting Competition, Moondance International Film Festival 2015
Third Place Winner, Playwright’s First, New York City, First Contest for Best Play 2016.

Tranquility Disturbed
Semi-Finalist, The 17th Annual Network Screenplay and Fiction Competition, 2010. 

Semi-Finalist, The 10th Annual Network Screenplay and Fiction Competition, 2003. 

Semi-Finalist, The 10th Annual Network Screenplay and Fiction Competition, 2003. 

Quarter Finalist, The 12th Annual Network Screenplay and Fiction Contest, 2005.

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 Unions and Guilds                                                                                                                  Internet Web Site Representation
New York Dramatist Guild                                                                                                                                                 Inktip.com
Actor’s Equity Association
Screen Actor’s Guild/AFTRA
The Association of Los Angeles Playwrights

All of my plays are listed on this English Website.



Screenwriting/Playwriting Resume

​Mark Mc Quown

Mark Mc Quown
25933 Sandalia Dr

Valencia, CA 91355
(661) 714-0976 

 Produced Screenplays

Starring John Heard, Vincent Pastore, Robert Picardo
Hallie Kate Eisenberg, Patricia Rea, this film had
a short theatrical opening and is available now on Netflix.

Winning Screenplays 


Silver Award Winner
Screenplay Category
International Independent Film Awards, Encino, CA
Screenplay Division, 12/09/2015 

“The Contractor”
Quarter Finalist & Semi Finalist

Fade In Awards, December 2014 

The Tahoe Signal”

Silver Award Winner

International Independent Film Awards,
Feature Division
Encino, California, 2014 

“The Sudan”
Quarter Finalist

Zoetrope Screenplay Contest, 2007.

 “Graduate School”
Fourth Place

The Winter 2006 Script Showcase Contest, 2006 

“The Missing Link”
Quarter Finalist

The Fade-In Magazine Screenplay Contest, 2005-2006
Semi-Finalist, The Hollywood Nexus Screenplay Contest, 2005 

“The Cat and The Rat”

The International Family Film Festival, 2005 

Quarter Finalist

Fade-In Magazine Screenplay Contest, 2004 

“Dot Gone”

The Telluride Independent Film Festival, 2002 

“Jane, The Legend of Mountain Charley”
Quarter Finalist

Scriptapalooza, 2000-2001
Quarter Finalist

The 12 Annual Network Fiction Screenplay Contest, 2005 

“The Rocking Horse Christmas"
First Place

Santa Clarita International Film Festival
Animation Genre, 1997
Second Place

The Burbank International Children’s Film Festival
Animation Genre, 2001 

“The Tahoe Signal”
Silver Award Winner

International Independent Film Festival
Encino, California, 2014

The Telluride Independent Film Festival, 2000 

“The China Tiger”

Chesterfield Screenplay Fellowship, 1998
Honorable Mention

Quantum Quest Screenplay Competition, 1998 

“Pier 21”
Quarter Finalist

Chesterfield Screenplay Fellowship, 1997
Quarter Finalist

Quantum Quest Screenplay Competition, 1997

The Key West Independent Film Festival, 2002-2003

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Unions and Guilds                                                    
New York Dramatist Guild                                                                       
Actor’s Equity Association
Screen Actors Guild/AFTRA
Association of Los Angeles Playwrights