Face Painters has proudly been recognized in one hundred two film festivals and writing competitions around the globe—placing in every screenplay category possible, and the list keeps growing! Screenwriter, Giovanni Sanseviero, extends his warmest gratitude to everyone who took the time to review his work.

Face Painters, let’s put story back into storytelling!

Grand Prize Winner

London Independent Film Award

Official Selection

Golden State Film Festival

Nominated, Best Dramatic Screenplay

Northern Virginia Intl. Film & Music Festival

Final Round Finalist

Worldfest Houston

Best Unproduced Screenplay

Dreamanila Intl. Film Festival

Silver Award Winner, Best Dialogue Feature Script

Queen Palm Intl. Film Festival

Official Selection

CINEMAFEST Distribution Awards

Award Contender

Filmmatic Screenplay Awards

Honorable Mention Award Winner

Indie Gathering Intl. Film Festival

Nominated, Best Unproduced Screenplay

Bergen Intl. Film Festival of NJ

Best Unproduced Screenplay

8th Annual Northeast Film Festival

Best Screenplay (Long-Form) Finalist

11th Annual SoCal Film Awards

Best Feature Screenplay of 2020

Moondance Intl. Film Festival

Best Unproduced Script

World Cinema, Milan

Official Selection

Austria Intl. Film Festival

Best Feature Screenplay

Rome Film Awards

Best Dramatic Script

Gold Star Movie Awards

Honorable Mention

Bridge Fest

Honorable Mention

Sage Screenwriting Contest

Best Historical Feature Script

American Filmatic Arts Awards

Best Original Script

Rome Intl. Movie Awards

Nominated, Best Feature Screenplay

New Delhi Film Festival

Best Original Concept

Silver Mask Live Festival

Official Golden List Entry

British Independent Film Festival

Official Selection

Golden Wheat Awards

Best Screenplay, 2021

Chhatrapati Shivaji Intl. Film Fest.

Official Entry

Global Indie Film Fest.

Official Entry

Onyko Film Awards

Screenplay Entry


Best Feature Script

Script Art Film Awards

Official Selection

Cannes Film Awards

Official Entry

Cooper Awards

3RD Place Dramatic Feature

1st Monthly Film Festival

Best Feature Script

Cult Critic Movie Awards

Outstanding Achievement Award

Druk Intl. Film Festival

Outstanding Achievement Award

Virgin Spring Cinefest

Best Screenplay / TV Script

Golden Nugget Intl. Film Festival

Critics’ Choice Award

World Film Carnival, Singapore

Best Treatment / Synopsis Winner

World Film Carnival, Singapore

Official Selection

France Intl. Film festival 2021