A Taste of Hell by Mark Renshaw | Script Revolution

A Taste of Hell

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When the planets in the solar system align with the sun, a father at the beach with his daughter is transported to a realm of suffering and given a glimpse of his own personal hell.
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If Hell exists, what is it like? Is it pitchforks, pointy-eared demons and vats of boiling oil or something uniquely personalised for each individual? That latter is explored by Mark’s new short script, A Taste of Hell.

A rare cosmic event results in all the planets in our solar system aligning behind the sun. This causes the Earth to shift for a few minutes into a hell dimension. Everyone on the planet gets to experience a brief taste of their own unique hell, with fatal results. Our story focuses on an average guy on the beach enjoying the day with his daughter. In such idyllic circumstances, what could possibly go wrong?

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The Writer: Mark Renshaw

Mark has been escaping into his own personal version of reality he calls his Mindverse since he was a youngling. Sometimes these adventures escape into our dimension in the form of scripts and stories. At other times they just drool out of his mouth. Despite the drool, his scripts and short stories have won several awards.

His sci-fi 'Nearscape' TV pilot script 'The Survivors' reached the semi-finals of the Page Awards and the 2nd round of the Austin Film Festival. He reached the top 4% of the BBC's Open Drama submission and has been added to their list of promising writers.  He is also the innagural winner of the Inroads Screenwriting Competition for his short script 'Cyborn'. ... Go to bio

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