About

Lynn Reed is a screenwriter and producer, working in New York and Australia.

Lynn served as an associate producer and the American member of the producing team on the Australian feature MISS FISHER & THE CRYPT OF TEARS, starring Essie Davis.

 

In 2014, Lynn wrote and produced A SORT OF HOMECOMING, a coming-of-age drama set in the world of high school debate, stars Laura Marano and was directed by Maria Burton. A SORT OF HOMECOMING was acquired by Mar Vista Entertainment and streamed on Netflix in the United States and Canada.

Lynn's first career was in campaign politics. She worked in communications and internet strategy for a variety of national and statewide campaigns, including two presidential campaigns.

Media

Adrienne Campbell-Holt to Direct "Contested" for Kettle Cove Productions

"Theater Director Adrienne Campbell-Holt to Make Feature Debut with 'Contested'"

-- Laura Berger, Women and Hollywood, April 19, 2019

Podcast Interview: "From Spec Script to Netflix Deal"

-- Nathalie Sejean, Mentorless, posted February 10, 2018

Lynn Reed: Filmmaker Comes Home to Campus

-- Fordham University News, May 2, 2016

National Speech and Debate Association interview
-- "The Connection", March, 2014

"Cue the Atmosphere"

-- The Daily Advertiser, Lafayette, LA, Feb. 19, 2014

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Awards:

A Sort of Homecoming

WorldFest Houston
Gold Award for Best Dramatic Feature
Rising Star Award for Laura Marano

 

Downtown Film Festival Los Angeles

Best Director award for Maria Burton

 

Breckenridge Film Festival
Best Supporting Actress for Kathleen Wilhoite

 

Omaha Film Festival
Honorable Mention Jury Award
(second highest jury honor)