The Enchanted Quill

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The Enchanted Quill Fairy Tale
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A troubled young woman seeking answers about her dark past discovers a magic software app that allows her to make wishes comes true, but at a price - each wish costs her a fraction of her soul.
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This is based on a 150 year old Fairy Tale by Franz Xaver von Schönwerth and was only recently discovered among a treasure trove of lost fairy tales.

The script is a modern day adaption which focuses heavily on horror elements. It follows a troubled woman who discovers a magic application on the internet which grants wishes. The catch – each wish uses up a small percentage of her soul.

She uses it to kidnap and confront three men from her dark, disturbed past. Seeking answers she compels the men to speak the truth but events soon spiral out of control as her soul becomes more and more corrupted and the quest for closure becomes an unquenchable thirst for revenge.

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About The Writer

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Mark has been escaping into his own personal version of reality he calls his Mindverse since he was a youngling. Sometimes these adventures escape into our dimension in the form of scripts and stories. At other times they just drool out of his mouth. Despite the drool, his scripts and short stories have reached semi-finals and finals of several film festivals and competitions, he even won a Top Pick award in the Reel Writers Competition last year. Not content with writing, sometimes he pops on a producer's hat and breathes cinematic life into his creations. His latest film called Surrender, which he wrote and produced, was released in September. Since then it has been in two... Go to bio

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