Scripts

Here you’ll find a selection of completed projects and what I’m working on. You'll find a range of forms, including feature screenplays, TV pilots, theatre and VR. 

ANITA

AND THE CROSS-STITCH KILLER

An oddball yarn about a murder at a knitting convention. 

Play - Mystery/comedy

 

MORE INFORMATION COMING SOON!

 

Out of Sync

The dance of death ticks like clockwork. 

Feature screenplay - Adventure/Romance/Dystopian

 

In a future world where everything runs like clockwork, a lowly clockmaker attempts to escape her predetermined life-path before her time runs out.

 

Semi-finalist - Nicholl Fellowship 2016 (top 149 of 6915 scripts).

 

 

THE MUSIC OF LIFE

BROUGHT TO YOU BY

THE INSTRUMENTS OF DEATH

This is the performance of a lifetime. 

Feature screenplay and TV series - Drama/Fantasy/Mystery

The lead violinist in Death's Orchestra discovers she's scoring the death scene of someone she loves. She remembers her past, breaks free from the Almighty Composer, and saves her family from beyond the grave.

 

Instruments of Death has been described as THE LOVELY BONES, meets AMELIE, and could be this century’s A MATTER OF LIFE AND DEATH. 

Shortlisted - Sundance January Script Lab 2018

Finalist - Austin Film Festival 2014 (top 1% of 6,764)
Semi-finalist - Nicholl Fellowship 2015

Semi-finalist - Screen Craft 2015

 

 

Quiver

 

A modern and macabre adventure with ancient greek gods. 

 

Feature screenplay - Adventure/Horror/Fantasy

The god of nightmares threatens to unleash deadly slumber upon gods and mortals. Bitter love god Eros must learn to face his own nightmares to save the world. 

Quarter Finalist - Bluecat
Quarter Finalist - Creative World Awards (under title “Crooked Arrows”)

Quarter Finalist - 12th ASA Quarter Finalist (top 10%) (under title “Crooked Arrows”)

 

 

Deadly Delights

 

A light and fluffy layered sponge with bitter butter cream and a sweet glaze. 

 

Recipe makes: Drama/Comedy/Fantasy TV series - 8 x 1hr

When two sisters inherit their estranged father’s village bakery, they discover his magical recipe book and use it to solve the mystery of his death. 

 

You might think of Deadly Delights as the Great British Magical Bake Off, with a dash of macabre-mystery for good measure. If you enjoyed CHOCOLAT, PUSHING DAISIES, or when you were a child you engaged with the quirky magical world of ROALD DAHL, you might like a dose of Deadly Delights. 

 

Top 100 - C21 Drama Summit Screenplay Competition 2017.

 

REORIENTATION

 

A narrative Virtual Reality short film. 

 

Directed by Christopher Lane, the project is being funded by Arts Council England and London based VR Film company Breaking Fourth.

 

The story - about two robots who form a connection and fall in love - promotes LGBT inclusivity against a backdrop of Artificial Intelligence.

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