Girls' High Feature Script
In 1989, a troubled black teenager aspires to make her mark as a hip-hop DJ shepherded by the great DJ Bishop, but her troubles at home, in love, and her best friend's very different course for the future threaten her dreams from coming true. An urban musical drama, more 8 Mile than Save The Last Dance.
Tokyo Systems Short
Story/Pitch for a Feature
A science-fiction story in the vein of Jacob's Ladder about a new
drug called Tokyo Systems, which causes one person to concentrate solely
on his rage while it causes another to concentrate solely on her lust.
Cry Wolf Treatment
for a Feature
Frank Kaplan, a sixty-year-old American journalist, enjoys his low-profile
life as a local Baltimore reporter. His years as a foreign correspondent
during the Cold War have left him satisfied and proud of his achievements,
and his weekly columns for The Baltimore Sun support his modest life-style
and ego. He lives alone working on his book of his adventures as a reporter
and entertains himself by telling these stories to the locals at the neighborhood
bar. Frank is fired when one of his articles implicates a group of housing
authority investigators as corrupt and he is forced to get a job as a
hack reporter for a tabloid. He must uncover the truth behind the story
in order to regain his reputation.
for a Feature
A boy growing up in 1970's New Jersey finds himself ostracized by
his peers due to his anglophile obsession with English Soccer and Black
Sabbath. The local boys taunt him while his family hysterically comes
apart around him. Only his fantasy of becoming an English Premier League
Soccer star gets him through the turbulent time.
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