Luane Beck has worked as a professional actor for over 17 years, appearing in dozens of productions for stage, television, and film. With her career recently crossing over into screenwriting and producing, Ms. Beck has previously worked as a line producer and a second assistant director on film projects such as Ball Lightning and Shoe Pimps. _Intentions (2003) (V)_ is Ms. Beck's first feature-length screenplay. At a staged reading, audience surveys gave unanimous praise to this original and challenging script. With enthusiastic commentary including "compelling storyline" and "fascinating characters" to "enjoyable and entertaining presentation of complex issues," Ms. Beck's script received the highest rating in the history of the staged reading series. Previously, Ms. Beck produced and directed the critically acclaimed Parallel Lives, wrote and directed River Team, a documentary exposing environmental issues, and directed stage productions of Sisters and Welcome to the Moon.