Smokescreen by Robert Cole | Script Revolution

Smokescreen

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“Smokescreen” takes place in the warring world of the Mexican drug cartels and their murky relationship with the DEA.
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Good cop, deep cover DEA agent Dan Aguirre sees everything as black or white. He gets caught in the vendetta between the El Rey and Gigante cartels and is forced to go on the run with 2 million dollars of El Rey money meant for corrupt public official and police.

Dan is cut loose and is left to fend for himself when his dirty agent handler Lou Jarman sides with the Gigante cartel and he’s declared a rogue agent, barely escaping Mexico City with his life.

The boys save Pilar from Gigante’s clutches and using the money as bait Dan sets up a sting during Oaxaca’s Day of the Dead celebrations to entrap the corrupt officials and redeem his career only to realize everything is grey in this world.

All Accolades & Coverage: 

Urban Action Showcase International Film Festival
New York City
November 12, 2016
Official Selection

Oaxaca Filmfest
Oaxaca, Mexico
October 16, 2016
Official Selection

Submitted: May 6, 2018
Last Updated: July 14, 2019
Times Downloaded: 16
Last Downloaded: September 13, 2019

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The Writer: Robert Cole

Robert is a Michigan native, growing up in the Detroit suburb of Warren, and is a graduate of Adrian College. His travel experience with extended stays in Spain, Argentina and Mexico have shaped his global perspective on storytelling. Robert is a self-taught writer and his screenplays have received over 85 international official selections and awards. Check out my Filmfreeway Profile. https://filmfreeway.com/robert.cole.288 Go to bio

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