M A T T H E W C R E W S
THE ASTRONAUT HOUSE
Before every NASA mission launch from Cape Canaveral, the astronauts enjoy a going
away party at a secluded beach house on the base. Amidst the party for the first manned
mission to Mars, a commander who's dreamt of walking on Mars her entire life must
reconcile her rocky relationship with her estranged teenage daughter before saying
goodbye for three years.
A naïve American political student undergoing a crisis of faith takes a job teaching at a
remote primary school in occupied Iraq, where she keeps her lack of teaching experience
a secret. But amid the realities of living through wartime, she comes to rely on and care for
her students as much as they do for her.
ANIMATED SERIES – SCI-FI COMEDY
Decades in the future, a reporter fed up with boring stories is tricked into a new
long-term assignment among the swampland, the strip malls and the mutant rednecks
of the largest — and most deranged — supermax prison in the world: the walled-off,
post-apocalyptic state of FLORIDA.
Recipient of the David Pincus Memorial
Scholarship for Screenwriters