Pim Hendrix

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Screenwriter, script editor, consultant, coverage, screenwriting teacher

Contact

Email p_hendrix@yahoo.com
Website www.pimhendrix.com

About

Pim Hendrix has recently returned to Australia after 17 years pursuing his screenwriting career in the USA, predominantly in Los Angeles, but also more recently in Austin, Texas. He began his writing career as a journalist for newspapers, magazines and ABC Radio, before moving into screenwriting after optioning his second screenplay, BLAME IT ON THE WEATHER to Grundy Motion Pictures. He moved to Sydney and continued writing film optioning numerous original screenplays and working as both writer for hire and a writer and script editor for numerous TV series including Heartbreak High, Breakers, Sweat and Echo Point. After winning a Green Card in the Lottery, he moved to Los Angeles and spent 17 years in the United States, developing his craft, learning the biz, working on numerous feature film projects both original and as a writer for hire, as well as working as a script consultant and script editor, and writing coverage for both screenwriting students and professionals. He is currently continuing writing spec scripts and looking to teach screenwriting in the Northern Rivers area.

Career Highlights

Original screenplay THE ITALIAN SPY winner 2015 Mexico International Film Festival Screenplay Competition; Winner Fantasy Category 2014 Table Read My Screenplay Contest; Official Finalist 2015 Barcelona International Film Festival; Official Finalist 2014 California Film Awards; Semi-Finalist 2014 Screencraft Writing Fellowship.

Original screenplay TUNNEL VISION runner-up 1993 Australian Writer's Guild Monty Miller Award for unproduced screenplays.

Original screenplay SHOOTING BLANKS selected in top 10 in 1994 Australian Writers' Guild Mentorship Scheme.

Production Credits

Liquid Bridge (feature film) 2003
1997-1999 Breakers (writer 7 episodes) Network 10
1995 - Sweat (writer 2 episodes) Barron Televsion
1994-1994 - Echo Point (writer 2 episodes) Southern Star
1993-1994 - Heartbreak High (script editor/storyliner) Gannon Television

Statistics

Indigenous No
Membership Type Professional