The Shipping News Script

Script by:Annie Proulx (Novel), Robert Nelson Jacobs (Screenplay)
Directed by:Lasse Hallström

Plot:An emotionally-beaten man with his young daughter moves to his ancestral home in Newfoundland to reclaim his life.

Brokeback Mountain Script

Script by:Annie Proulx (Novel), Larry McMurtry (Screenplay), Diana Ossana (Screenplay), Annie Proulx (Screenplay)
Directed by:Ang Lee

Plot:Two modern-day cowboys meet on a shepherding job in the summer of '63, the two share a raw and powerful summer together that turns into a lifelong relationship conflicting with the lives they are supposed to live.