Capture the Flag by Scott Sawitz | Script Revolution

Capture the Flag

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When a movie star enters the political fray with a controversial art exhibition, three friends with differing motivations start a prank war with him that turns dangerous.
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Logan Jackson is a movie star sick of the political discourse turning nasty. When he decides to put up an art exhibit encouraging it to talk three longtime friends (a 4channer, a political strategist and a professional cage fighter) decide to prank it for a variety of reasons.

When they prank the show for money from a notorious internet troll, the three wind up in a prank war with the celebrity leading up to a dangerous final prank deep in the heart of Hollywood.

Submitted: May 16, 2019
Last Updated: June 1, 2019

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The Writer: Scott Sawitz

Analyst 9-5, writer/director at all points before and after. Character-centric writer who's a whiz with dialogue. I like to find people at a specific point in their life, how they got there and how they deal with the consequences of their actions. I funded, cast, lensed and released a web series in under a calendar year. You can watch "Confessions of a Superhero" on YouTube in its entirety. My latest short film, "The Executioner's Dilemma" is currently on the festival circuit and can be viewed on YouTube. My original screenplay "The Merc: Fake Tales of a Real Man" was optioned by Pause 'n' Rewind LLP in December 2017 with a Fall 2018 production date Go to bio

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