Counter Fake by Scott Nelson | Script Revolution

Counter Fake

A woman has to use all her wits to outsmart a company that has killed her friend and is now turning its attention to her to protect its secrets.

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Placed 53 on the Capital Fund Screenplay Competition 2018 Hot 100 list.

Hacker Carol Davis hears that her friend has been gunned down in cold blood after investigating a shadowy program called Delphi, and the company behind it. Carol is determined to figure out what cost her friend his life.

In the process of her investigation, Carol gets sucked into the high stakes world of computer espionage that is even bigger and more dangerous than she could ever imagine. Now with the clock ticking, Carol must find a way to evade her enemies who are capable of watching her every move; and, in the process of disappearing, Carol must also find a way to bring the entire system crashing down before more innocent people lose their lives.

A story of a strong woman who solves problems and takes on a powerful enemy.

Submitted: October 9, 2018
Last Updated: August 22, 2020

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The Writer: Scott Nelson

Award-winning writer of features and shorts. Work is sometimes a bit edgy and often has a twist. I believe that good screenplays make us deal with hard issues, and change us for the better. I am looking for vehicles to connect with other writers and producers. Currently working as a technology analyst, so I especially like looking at the impact technology has on society. Also interested in general in using stories to talk about issues with Society, and helping to effect positive change. Also willing to discuss turning any of these shorts into features. If interested, let me know. Heavily influenced by Rod Serling, Ray Bradbury, Harlan Ellison, and Phillip K. Dick. Currently, I have forty-... Go to bio
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