Directed by Adam Pertofsky. Written by Marjory Kaptanoglu.

At a screenwriters' pitch event, a menacing writer turns the tables on an arrogant studio executive.

Writer, Marjory Kaptanoglu, won Slamdance's Screenplay Competition short prize with DEAD IN THE ROOM in 2010. The prize package included Slamdance producing the winning script. The short was directed by Oscar ® nominated filmmaker Adam Pertofsky. The cast includes Patrick J. Adams (Slamdance alum - Weather Girl, Suits) and Andrew Borba (The Young & The Restless). Slam programer, Nicole Arbusto was the Casting Director. DEAD IN THE ROOM premiered at the 2011 Slamdance Film Festival and has since screened in over 10 festivals winning top prizes and critical acclaim along the way.