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Pandora's Selfies: A Web Series

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An anthology of the strange. Ordinary people live in a world filled with extraordinary events, and their reactions determine if those events will overwhelm them, or make them stronger still. Bible available.
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This series is an anthology, a la the Twilight Zone or Black Mirror. Each episode will be a short focusing on something strange, or a bit odd.

Episode 1: THE END OF EVER AFTER:
While burying a time capsule, two young people find a strange box with a metal object inside, that changes their future forever.

Episode 2: EXIT 14:
Adam Miller is an advertising executive whose life is falling apart. Until he finds the town of Sunset, which brings him an eerie peace and a difficult decision.

Episode 3: HOME FOR AGED TIME TRAVELERS:
A previously unknown side effect of time travel causes those who have done it to be institutionalized. A reporter tells their stories, with unintended consequences

Episode 4: SHADOWS OF A WAR IMAGINED:
Two soldiers find themselves alone in a woods, with no memory of how they got there, or even who they are.

Episode 5: THE WRITER:
Three characters become self-aware, and realize that they are in a screenplay where they are controlled by the all-powerful Writer.

Episode 6: PERCHANCE TO DREAM:
A man finds that he is living two lives at once. One only takes place in his dreams, and he doesn't know which one is real.

Episode 7: A FOREST WITH NO TREES:
A young boy in an 1880's village discovers that he actually lives in a museum exhibit.

Episode 8: THE TIME TRAVELER AND THE LAST MAN ON EARTH:
After the complete collapse of the planet, the last man alive is unexpectedly visited by a time traveler from the past.

Episode 9: THE PICKUP LINE:
A man walks into a bar and tells the bartender that he's a time traveler. Clever pickup line or the start of the most interesting date of all time?

Episode 10: THE HEART OF THE MATTER:
Awakening from cryostasis to find a cure to his cancer, a man discovers that he faces much more danger now that he is healed.

Episode 11: THE MALE CURFEW:
In the future, men are required to honor a nightly curfew. Three women try to determine if their lives now, while safer, might be worse.

Episode 12: THE DEMON INSIDE:
A virtual reality therapy helps a man suffering from traumatic shock to discover that he is the reason he can't heal, bringing him the relief he seeks, and the redemption he needs.

Submitted: November 23, 2018
Last Updated: June 27, 2019

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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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