EXPLORING TRAUMA AND EMPOWERMENT THROUGH GENRE FILM
A storyteller uses horror, thriller, crime and science fiction lenses to illuminate the dark recesses of the mind.
Manon Gage is a French-American actor, screenwriter, and producer based in Los Angeles, California. A recent Juilliard Drama graduate, Gage currently balances auditioning with developing independent films and television series with collaborators. As a creator, Gage combines her art forms to bring stories about trauma, grief, addiction and mental illness to life by subverting classic genre film tropes and structures.
A drama thriller series currently in pre-production
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ON THE WAY
Projects in process
SILVER FARM, a horror-thriller short currently in post-production. Members of a strange Vermont commune come to believe in their collective power to end human suffering through astral projection.
RABBIT FROST, a crime thriller currently in development. After relocating to the mountains, a young doctor’s husband and stepdaughter go missing under mysterious circumstances, plunging her into the dark underbelly of this idyllic ski town.
FLOOD TIDE, an erotic sci-fi thriller currently in development. Supernatural dangers loom as a suicidal microbiology student falls hard for a mysterious classmate, and agrees to spend the summer at her secluded Big Sur compound."