Steve Bagatourian's film "American Gun" starring Donald Sutherland, Forrest Whittaker and Marcia Gay Harden opened nationwide (USA) in 2006. It is a story marking the effects of the proliferation of guns in schools throughout America. Steve lives in Southern California and was the first place winner of the Cinestory Screenwriting award. He is a vegan and his hobby is drawing comic books.
American Gun was nominated for best film award in the 2006 Independant Spirit awards. It also gained two nominations for best actor, Forrest Whittaker and best supporting actress, Marsha Gay Harden.