David is an accomplished Screenwriter of over 60 screenplays with 15 screenwriting credits on IMDb. David teaches screenwriting at Drexel University and the University of the Arts in Philadelphia. David evaluates screenplays for the prestigious Austin Screenwriters Conference and is active in the Philadelphia screenwriting community, frequently reading screenplays for The Set In Philadelphia Screenplay Competition and serving as a panelist/mentor at various workshops aimed at nurturing new talent.
David is currently writing a book entitled “Screenwriting for Micro-Budget Films” to be published by Routledge Press in 2021. The book is an examination of the special characteristics that are needed to make a feature film for under $100,000. The book includes interviews with micro-budget filmmakers Alex Ross Perry (“Her Smell”, “Golden Exits”, “Listen Up, Phillip”), Lawrence Michael Levine (“Black Bear”, “Wild Canaries”) and Aaron Katz (“Cold Weather”, “Quiet City”).