Heist by Kevin Machate | Script Revolution

Heist

A bank robbery goes exactly as planned. Or does it?

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"Last Thursday" by Kevin Machate
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This script may seem familiar to some, as it is a shortened version of another project, "Last Thursday."

After cutting a full 11 pages (33% of the script) the lead character shifted and changed the tone of the script a bit. While still a comedy, it is more focused on the action and events leading up to, during, and after the bank heist. For this version, I removed all the build-up before the robbery (Sadly, including Mike Tyson) and made minor adjustments to make it feel more like a real short as opposed to a feature stuffed into a smaller container.

Although this script is listed for sale, it is unlikely that I would allow anyone to produce it without me being directly involved. I plan to shoot this in 2022.

All Accolades & Coverage: 

Buzz Vicious Film Festival
September 7, 2020
Best Short Screenplay

Boobs and Blood International Film Festival
October 3, 2020
Best Crime Screenplay

Page Turner Screenplays
September 14, 2020
Finalist

SWN Screenplay Competition
September 5, 2020
Finalist

Indie Short Fest
October 5, 2020
Finalist

Hollywood Just4Shorts Film and Screenplay Competition
September 28, 2020
Finalist

Barnstorm Fest
December 31, 2020
Honorable Mention

Submitted: January 1, 2021
Last Updated: January 15, 2021

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The Writer: Kevin Machate

Kevin graduated from the University of Texas, with a BA in American Studies and minor in History in 2015 and got his MBA in 2019. Not surprisingly, he uses none of these educational credentials for his job. Although he began his film career as an actor, he quickly moved into Producing and eventually Directing. Kevin's films have won numerous awards worldwide having been screened in various cities in the US, Europe, South America, Oceania, and Asia. Kevin has directed six short films and his credits as a producer have exceeded 50 at the time of this writing. His recent works include three short series starring Golden Globe and Tony Award winner Barry Bostwick and Saturn Award Winner Doug... Go to bio

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