Michael Elsey | Script Revolution
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Michael Elsey
Chicago, United States

Michael Elsey is an educational consultant and director of digital media by day for a nonprofit educational organization based in Chicago.  He carves out hours of his night to write. Then time also has to be made for Netflix, The Criterion Channel and Hulu.  His scripts have won a variety of screenwriting contests. His self published novel With or Without Pulp is available on Amazon. He is a member of the WGA West Independent Writers Caucus. He is currently finishing a second novel and fleshing out a treatment for another screenplay. 

Awards

Nicholl Fellowship - Quarter-Finalist
(And Now For My Next Trick)
Nicholl Fellowship - Top 15%
(Vinegar to the Teeth)

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Scripts By Michael

And Now For My Next Trick
A street magician must win a big Vegas magic contest in order to help his estranged con artist father whose former criminal associates are looking for payback.
Feature Crime, Drama, Family For sale 115pp
Nicholl Fellowship - Quarter-Finalist
3 readers love this script
Vinegar to the Teeth
An ex-union fixer with a violent past seeks redemption by coming to the aid of migrant workers brutalized by vicious handlers .
Feature Drama For sale 98pp
Nicholl Fellowship - Top 15%
3 readers love this script
Jade
A hitman must rescue his childhood love when she gets caught up in the cross-fire of warring crime syndicates.
Feature Action, Adventure For sale 114pp
2 readers love this script
Devil's Ink
A centuries-old demonic war comes to Earth when a repressed art restorer receives a mystical tattoo that transforms him into a supernatural warrior that must battle a fallen angel and his demon army.
Feature Adventure, Thriller For sale 91pp
2 readers love this script
Flesh and Blood
A burnt-out cop attempts to solve a strange series of murders committed by a bloodthirsty shapeshifter.
Feature Action, Adventure, Horror For sale 102pp
1 reader loves this script
The Language of Leaves
A boy with a distant father and a grieving mother awakens his creativity with the help of his hip artist aunt, a pass or fail science fair and the mystery of leaves.
Feature Family For sale 90pp
1 reader loves this script
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