The Purple List 2023
Inspired by the Hollywood Black List, NYU Grad Film presents The Purple List: the top production ready feature screenplays written by students or recent alums of the Grad Film Program.
As determined by our faculty and voted on by an outside panel of industry professionals.
Purple List coordinator 2023: Ifeyinwa Arinze
When Anil Gill suggests he's handing over the family's cannabis farm to one of his sons, errant Sam and steadfast Jai compete against each other for their inheritance. But as the brothers become drawn to a young trimmer, they're both led down a path of mutually assured destruction.Read More.
When a young woman goes missing at an elite fraternity party, a queer freshman pledge on a wrestling scholarship becomes the prime suspect in her disappearance, entering the jaws of college hazing season and finding a chance at love and redemption as he attempts to clear his name.Read More.