Rafael Lima

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Rafael Lima is a Miami novelist, screenwriter, playwright and journalist. His play El Salvador was developed and staged at the Circle Repertory Theater in New York and published by Samuel French and Applause books. After an extended run, El Salvador was translated, published and produced internationally in seven languages and won the L.A. Drama Critic’s Circle award, a Dramalogue Award, and a Rockefeller Grant for excellence in dramatic writing. Two more of Mr. Lima’s plays were produced at the prestigious Circle Repertory Theater in New York City and were later produced in theaters across the country. Lima has written feature screenplays for Paramount, Disney, Castle Rock and Desi-Lu productions, as well as several television series. Additionally, Lima has written numerous documentary projects for PBS and the Discovery Channel which have garnered him an Emmy nomination, three Telly awards, Aurora broadcasting awards, and Communicator awards. Lima has written feature articles for national publications including Tropic magazine, Smithsonian Air and Space, Florida Travel, Caribbean Travel and Life, among others. Lima’s novel “Zero Point the Triangle Conspiracy” was an Amazon best seller.