Everything happens to Andrew
Absurd, true-to-life TV comedy, set in Berlin. New Yorker Andrew Thomas has moved to Berlin and brought his highly functioning super dysfunctional world with him. Everything happens to Andrew. It’s a long, drawn out existential crisis, and it’s all based on true stories. 55min/episode, six/season. Episodes 1-4 + bible available. Eps 5+6 July/August 2017.
Political thriller, original, the story of a nine-year-old girl who is kidnapped by a flight attendant and held hostage in a glass security box at LAX. The child is the granddaughter of the deputy director of the CIA. Advanced draft available. Option held by producer Michael Dreher, based in Berlin. LA|X is part one of a four part film franchise, possible TV mini-series. Part two (IT STARTS NOW) also available as a first draft. Parts three and four to be scripted 2017/early 2018.
It starts now
Part two of The Pillars franchise. Classic hero’s journey. The child kidnapped in LA|X begins her journey to become leader of the free world. First draft screenplay available.
The happy virus
Theatrical comedy, UK low-mid budget. The world is uncontrollably happy. One place remains reliably miserable. Welcome to Britain! Set in London and Kansas, near-future. Screenplay available.
Theatrical drama. Chicago plus international locations.
Adapted from the award-winning short film “Please!” starring Gerard Butler. Screenplay available.
Theatrical drama, US (possible Canada), mid-budget, star vehicle. Based on the novel Touched, by Carolyn Haines. Set in Mississippi, Louisiana, circa 1926. A little girl survives being struck by lightning and strange things begin to happen. A story of female emancipation in the Bible-bashing Baptist South. Screenplay adaptation available.
A young single mother with a unique backstory is championed by the tabloid press after her daughter Hope is abducted. They build her up so they can tear her down. It’s brutal, but she stays on her feet. A powerful emotional story, the theme of which is hope. Contemporary. Set in London. Script available.
The same eyes
Theatrical drama. German/Canadian co-production. €3-5m. Set in
Berlin, Toronto and Lebanon. 1937-Present. Development funding from Medienboard Berlin-Brandenburg. Script available.
Emotional comedy, set in the US. Contemporary. Broad commercial appeal. Developing story.
Deep and shallow
Theatrical comedy, US low-budget. Los Angeles, contemporary. A popular yoga teacher thinks he’s deep, but finally comes to terms with being super shallow. Screenplay available.
Theatrical, love story, international co-production, European low-budget. Paris and New York. Screenplay available.