Screenwriter Jeff Stockwell’s produced feature credits are The Dangerous Lives of Altar Boys, produced by and starring Jodie Foster; Wilder Days, (a telefilm nominated for the WGA Award for Best Original Long Form TV); Disney’s beloved Bridge To Terabithia; and the just-released (not-as-beloved) indie, The Ottoman Lieutenant. He has done un-credited writing on projects including Percy Jackson & The Olympians: The Lightning Thief and Rise of The Guardians and The BFG.
Jeff has written many independent and studio projects, now in various stages of development. They include A Wrinkle in Time with Disney, Our Wild Life with New Line, The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane with Black Label/Walden. Jeff spent 2016 as a contract writer at Pixar Animation Studios. Jeff has been an ongoing instructor/mentor with the Screenwriting Lab at Film Independent since 2004. (Though based in Los Angeles, FIND’s filmmaker labs draw international participants.) Jeff helped establish and worked with the Fox Writer’s Initiative (Fox Studio’s diversity program) from 2012-2015. Overseas, Jeff has been instructor in the Writers Guild/SACEM workshops in Rocheforte, France and with this year’s 2017 Global Media Makers screenwriting workshop in Amman, Jordan.