Browsing: Coming-of-age

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THE ART OF STARVING (SPEC)
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Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 3.08.38 PM Matt hasn’t eaten in days. His stomach stabs and twists inside, but Matt won’t give in. Because Matt has discovered something: the hungrier he gets, the more he seems to have . . . powers. The ability to see & hear things he shouldn’t be able to. Maybe even the authority to bend time and space. But Matt doesn’t realize there are many kinds of hunger…and he isn’t in control of all of them.

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JUST A GIRL (SPEC)
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Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 3.08.38 PM A young woman starts to turn into a vampire when puberty hits (in a world where vampires were killed off and haven’t been seen in 25 years)

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UNTITLED EMILIA SERRANO COMEDY PROJECT (SPEC)
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Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 3.08.38 PM A cultural coming-of-age story about a career-driven Latina American during her “double quinceañera” — celebrated at age 30 because she missed having her first quinceñera at 15. She invites her parents, best friends, and brazen married cousin to a work trip disguised as a double quince, inviting trouble that could jeopardize her job and her relationships.

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CHANCE (SPEC)
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Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 3.08.38 PM Story is based on the life of local baseball star Chance Smith, who committed suicide in 2012 at the age of 16 following a breakup.

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IN THE MIDDLE (SPEC)
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Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 3.08.38 PM Adam, an outcast queer teen living on the fringes of Hawaii, is sent from to live with his estranged mother in suburban Las Vegas following his grandfather’s death. Thousands of miles away from everything he knows, he’s forced to make sense of his offbeat new family and friends and face his mother’s bipolar disorder. Adam begins to shape a new gender identity that’s in the middle of what he’s known his whole life and what he has left to discover.

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HALF-EMPTY (Spec)
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Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 3.08.38 PMFollows a sardonic girl in her final year of college whose overactive imagination leads to catastrophic thinking and hilarious mishaps.

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LITTLE FISH (SPEC)
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Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 3.08.38 PM A couple must try to hold their relationship together as a memory-loss virus spreads and threatens to erase the history of their love and courtship.

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BEATS (SPEC)
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Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 3.08.38 PM August Monroe, is a 15-year old musical prodigy with borderline agoraphobia whose path collides with a former music manager who has fallen from grace. The unlikely duo must come together to free each other from the demons of their pasts.

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THE OTHER LAMB (SPEC)
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Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 3.08.38 PMA young girl comes of age in a repressive religious cult led by a charismatic patriarch, but grows skeptical of his leadership and begins to challenge it.

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YESTERDAY’S WEIRDNESS (SALES)
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Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 2.48.33 PMHe’s a talented skateboarder hamstrung by a drug habit, and she is the one who has to decide whether they are on the cusp of an important cultural moment or if her love for him and her forgiveness of his shortcomings will bring both of them down. Acquired by Bruce Dern’s Publicly Private Productions.

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THE LEAVERS (FILM RIGHTS)
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Film Rights - 2015 (database listings)Deming Guo is adopted by two white reporters and renamed Daniel Wilkinson after his undocumented Chinese immigrant mother Polly goes missing after going to her job at the nail salon. Deming struggles to reconcile his two lives.

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“WHAT I DID THIS SUMMER” BY SOPHIE CRUMB (SPEC)
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Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 3.08.38 PMNewly transitioned trans girl Sophie Crumb starts her tumultuous first year of high school, complete with a love triangle (or square), the return of her estranged father, her brother’s drinking problem, a dissolving best friendship and a role in a school play that she didn’t even audition for.

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PERFECTLY FLAWED (SPEC)
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Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 3.08.38 PM A very late-in-life coming of age story, that happens to take place during a somewhat early mid-life crisis being had by a slightly neurotic good time Charlie, who after a four day bender known as a “brain cleanse” decides he NEEDS a baby.

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3-1-2 (SPEC)
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Screen Shot 2015-04-30 at 3.08.38 PMAmongst the violence of Chicago’s inner-city, various millennials struggle to survive as the attempt to reach their true potential.

Launch Pad Scripts
MITTEN HAND – Jody Giardina (Launch Pad)
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Logline: After being exiled from her community, a young Iranian girl with leprosy moves to a leper colony in Karachi, where an aid worker helps her obtain entry into the United States, only to discover that the company sponsoring her trip has ulterior motives.

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THE SEVENTH MARK – Shannon Kelley (Launch Pad)
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Logline: When a ghost ship crashes into the harbor of a small town, a manhunt ensues for the mysterious figure seen fleeing from the wreckage. As rumor and lore builds around the event, one young boy befriends a powerful stranger who is being blamed for the tragedy.

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