Awarded the prestigious AL SMITH FELLOWSHIP by the Kentucky Arts Council for "Artistic achievement as a screenwriter and/or playwright", Margaret Price writes stories that uplift the human spirit. The Dove and the dandelion (screenwriter) won Honors in the Louisville Film Festival. UNGENTLE TRUTH (produced) won the Minneapolis-St. Paul Screenlabs. A member of the WGAE, Price has written award-winning scripts, including MIRAGE (Austin Film Festival, Finalist (Pitch Competition), semi-finalist - top 2% out of 10,000 scripts), LOOKING FOR MRS. Santa Claus (Second place, San Francisco Practical Paradox Comp.) BELLE BREZIG (a Winner, Toronto WildSound Competition), SWEET EVENING BREEZE, Austin Film Festival, Second Rounder), THE TEARS OF THE SILVER LIONS, Nichols quarter-fmalist.) Her script THE WONDER FIVE was optioned by Alex Rose Prod. with Ashley Judd attached as director. A stage-play based on the real "Belle Watling" of GONE WITH THE WIND, was presented at the NY National Opera Theatre and Spoleto. Price eavesdrops on the soul-stories of those abandoned to lives on the gritty edge -- and transforms these "divine whispers" into scripts designed to empower and ignite change.
Against the backdrop of a hostage take-over by Iraqi forces of a British Airways flight (refueling in Kuwait), an MI6 agent and "magical" child become forces of Light.