Martha's writing accomplishments:

  • UPDATE: MARIE TUSSAUD has won the Best Feature
    Script Competition in the 2017 Script and Storyboard
    Showcase.

  • Martha's screenplay, MARIE TUSSAUD, received
    positive and professional critique from a screenwriting
    competition in Toronto. She is preparing another draft
    to get it ready to be read out loud by professional
    actors and to bring it to the next step.

  • She authored the screenplay, MARIE TUSSAUD, based
    on the life of Madame Tussaud.   

  • Martha was employed as Copy Editor in the Public
    Finance Department of Moody's Investors Service.
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"I became aware of Madame Tussaud
while counting group tickets for
Madame Tussaud's Wax Museum.  
After asking myself who was this
eighteenth-century artist, I began
researching her life. The film treatment
evolved out of that. I look forward to
seeing her life on the big screen." -

Martha Danielle Lanzillotti
"Martha is a hardworking and
conscientious employee with excellent
editing skill.  Martha was assigned the
additional responsibility of
Bond
Survey
, a weekly publication... She
devised a system to ensure timely
receipt and delivery of work." -
Performance and Career Development
Evaluation, Moody's Investors Service,
November 1994.
". . . Your submission [Marie Tussaud]
was well received . . . It's clear that the
writer [
Martha] has invested a good
amount of research into both the
subject and her times and has
succeeded in many strong moments in
relating current events with a couple of
lines of dialogue or a visual that really
places us in that world . . . you have
talent . . . " -
Wildsound Screenplay
Festival Committee, August 2009
". . . I really like your script. I find the writing, very
clean and smooth, very disciplined . . . The
visualization is specific and clear . . .  It has real
commercial promise.  The imagery is magnetic:  
the wax images themselves;  the occasional and
quite organically sensational nature of the
subject matter. (I love the classic Grand Guignol
of Marie being forced to use severed heads as
models) . . . There is an innocent sensuality to
the art itself . . .  A good cinematographer can
make much of that and make it a real feast for the
audience . . . The audience will identify strongly
with Marie, surer and surer, while always
remaining vulnerable. . . The historical interest,
the historical figures (especially Doctor Franklin),
are a big plus . . . the “unity” that you have
chosen is Marie Tussaud’s life.  It is clear that
you have done serious and extensive research.   

Well done, Martha! . . . I like it very much, and I
wish you the very best of richly deserved good
fortune with it!"  . . .
Andrew Kesler, Professor,
Columbia College, Hollywood, CA
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Martha Danielle Lanzillotti
Dear scriptwriter, storyboarder,

Congratulations, your submitted work has
been voted best and you just WON the  
2nd edition competition of the SCRIPT
AND STORYBOARD SHOWCASE in your
category ! We selected 52 titles this
competition - there are only 9 winners.
And you are one of them. You are now
listed on the Talent Factory website as
winner, . .
"Script and Storyboard
Showcase, September 2017"