These are brief loglines for my current project list – the things I am writing (or have written most recently) in each format. My full list of projects can be viewed on the relevant TV, short film or feature film pages, while two page pitches, full scripts and manuscripts can be provided on request – just give me a shout.
TV – Kingdom. Power. Glory.
Congolese priest Father Kabila faces secrets and suspicion after he rejects a Vatican promotion to uncover the truth after witnessing an abused boy’s suicide in his Donegal church.
TV – The Wild West Country
Fargo meets Luther in a black comedy about Matilda Moody, a struggling PHD Criminology student who finds her quaint Cornish fishing village ruled by a vicious, diabolical family of drug smugglers.
Short film – A Dog Is For Life
Grief-stricken widow Demelza promises to leap from the cliffs of her Cornish village when her elderly dog Lucky dies. Can she find a reason to live before he snuffs it?
Short film – The Monster Next Door
The Tudor family are ethical human-friendly vampires hiding in suburbia who discover that their neighbour is a serial killer, and risk exposing their secrets to bring him to justice.
Short film – Yeghes Da
Cornwall-obsessed German translator Ramona is trapped by her Tourette’s. The shock discovery that Cornish is the only language not to trigger her tics sparks a journey to connect with native speakers.
Feature film – Kill the Rabbit
Mary Poppins with more gun fights. An adventure about Gidgit, a cartoon-obsessed girl whose parents hires a trio of drifter ex-soldiers to protect their Cornish pub from extortionate criminals.
Feature film – Debt or Alive
North London estate agent Penny, bottom in sales and in line to be axed in the monthly cull by her cutthroat employer is driven to kill her closest rival to survive.