Jeffrey van Davis' scripts: THE HOTEL ROOM, a second rounder at Austin Film fest. HEIDEGGER IN RUINS, a Silver Remi at Houston Film Fest. His films:
14TH PLACE, a Silver Plaque at Chicago Film Fest, MOMENTUM screened at Cannes, JAZZ EXPATRIATES broadcast on German and U.S. TV. NORMAN
MAILER: SANCTION TO WRITE broadcast on USA Network and PBS.
THE LINEN BANDS
Two boys, best of friends since grade school, grow up and take different paths in life - one a priest, the other a gangster. The problem: They are in love with the same woman which leads to murder.
THE HOTEL ROOM
A widowed husband seeks solace in the company of a beautiful hispanic prostitute to whom he becomes quickly endeared, complicating their initial business arrangement.
HEIDEGGER IN RUINS
A professor's obsession with the German philosopher Heidegger leads him on a personal journey into the evils of the Holocaust and into his own fears -- a journey which forces him to revisit the loves and losses of his life, while struggling to reconcile the brilliance of Heidegger's philosophy with his blind Nazi sympathies.