The Book of Life

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While waiting for a bus, a woman meets an old couple with a book - who know more about her than it seems.

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The Writer: J.E. Clarke

Known for her unique characters and plots, J.E. Clarke has optioned her feature length horror, "Containment" with Primestar Film Group (director Mike Elliott of Scorpion King 4 attached) and her SF feature "Stream" with Purryburry Productions, John Noble of "Fringe" and "Lord of the Rings" attached.  Her fantasy/SF "Evergreen" (cowritten for Adam Zeulhke of Zenoscope Productions, is currently in preproduction.

 Currently seeking representation, Ms. Clarke's portfolio of work is available at http://www.philclarkejr.com/jec.html       Go to bio

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