Student Scriptwriting

State of Things

Ed Amsden

Ed Amsden

A couple sit in silence in their small, dark living room. MIKE, 58, is reading a television listings magazine which rests on his paunch.

Carnival Girls

Scott Brown

Scott Brown

The tacky looking High Street of an old suburban market town in decline. Lampposts are draped in shabby Christmas – but not Christian specific – decorations

Supermen

Joel Drake

Joel Drake

A dot appears in the sky across from veg-a-mart supermarket. The dot gets larger accompanied by a hum.

Compound Education

Tamsin Flower

Tamsin Flower

The air is heavy with dust and moisture as it nears mid-day. Picnic tables, alcoves and distant Portakabins interrupt the expanse.

The Stag

Shey Hargreaves

Shey Hargreaves

Dusk in a country park in medieval England. A stone hunting lodge stands atop a wooded hill. Mist hangs over the damp trees.

Barry

Tom O’Sullivan

Tom O'Sullivan

A single light shines directly onto a round, scrubbed, wooden table casting a circular glow onto its surface from above. Outside the table top, all is dark.

Getting On

Marianka Swain

Marianka Swain

Lights up on bare stage with three plain chairs. A smartly dressed woman sits on the far stage right chair. A man in an overcoat glances at her and smiles. She smiles back.