Hey, I'm Will!

Chicago, Illinois

Will Schneider is an award-winning writer/director born, raised, and based in the city of Chicago, IL. Will’s films have screened in cities all over the world, from London to Toronto. His film ‘‘In the Dark’’ was selected as part of the popular “World of Death” series on the horror website “Bloody Disgusting.” His script for ‘‘Ageusia’’ won the prestigious 2017 BlueCat Short Screenplay Competition, beating out 1,100 scripts from around the globe. He is currently an MFA candidate at DePaul University’s School of Cinematic Arts.

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Chicago, Illinois Film Short
Drama, LGBTQ

A closeted Filipino-American student envisions independence while harboring his best friend and parting ways to different schools.

110%

This project got the green light!

The Inner Rooms

Chicago, Illinois Film Short
Drama

A short film about a young Mexican mother and her enduring love for her son who she believes is returning home.

85%

This project got the green light!

From the River

Hesperia, Michigan Film Short
Horror, Thriller

Two characters looking for a weekend away, get caught up in relationship troubles, supernatural occurrences, and a fight for their lives.

100%

This project got the green light!

It's Not About The Lemons

Chicago, Illinois Film Short
Drama

A guarded young woman comes home after the death of her abusive father to reconnect with the younger sister she left behind.

80%

This project got the green light!

Home of Three

Chicago, Illinois Film Short
Drama, Family

After the discovery of his father’s affair, 11-year-old Quan starts to question the strength of his parents’ marriage.

91%

This project got the green light!

Nobody's Home

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Drama, Fantasy

The child of a broken household escapes to the darkest corners of his imagination. A 1960s family drama gets surreal.

80%

This project got the green light!

Ageusia

Chicago, Illinois Film Short
Drama, Romance

A depressed lunch lady finds new meaning in her mundane life when she falls for a troubled janitor.

114%

This project got the green light!

Oh, Baby!

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Romantic Comedy

Jane is single, very pregnant, and horny AF.

108%

This project got the green light!

Vecinos. The movie.

Austin, Texas Film Feature
Romantic Comedy

It's never too late to fall in love

95%

This project got the green light!

Headshots

Toronto, Canada Series
Comedy, Satire

Headshots is a comedy series set in a photo studio. Each episode features a new character getting their picture taken for a bizarre reason.

100%

This project got the green light!

Alien Guy Tim

Los Angeles, California Film Short
Comedy, Documentary

An outcast, Alien Guy Tim, wants to prove that he has been abducted by aliens, but faces many obstacles along the way.

140%

This project got the green light!

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