French Onion Soup is a 90-minute drama written by Eulonda Kay Lea. The story has undergone numerous revisions and has been covered extensively. The screenplay was a Scriptapalooza quarterfinalist, Nashville Film Festival Second-rounder, and finished in the top 5% of more than 7,000 entries in the Academy Nicholl Fellowship.

The table read cast’s generosity and care helped breathe life into the characters.