The End Is Nigh by Nick Padmore | Script Revolution

The End Is Nigh

A couple try to save their failing marriage by hiring clones of themselves as babysitters.



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A dystopian thriller in the Black Mirror style.
Winner of the IMIS ‘Out Loud’ short screenplay competition.


Production notes:

- There are two main actors, both adults, and one child with a small role
- We'd need to use twins or some fancy editing for their clones
- Two locations: a house and a restaurant

Submitted: April 18, 2020
Last Updated: April 19, 2020

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The Writer: Nick Padmore

I write screenplays. Features, mostly, but also TV pilots and shorts. Sunbeam Quarterfinalist, Page Awards 2020 Semifinalist, Scriptapalooza 2020 Semifinalist, Table Read My Screenplay 2021 Semifinalist, ISA Drama Genre Busting Screenplay Competition 2021 Parallel Runner-up, Scriptapalooza 2021 Second Rounder, Austin Film Festival Script Competition 2021 Quarterfinalist, Emerging Screenwriters Genre Competition 2021 The Holdout Quarterfinalist, Page Awards 2021 Quarterfinalist, Bluecat Screenplay Competition 2021 Quarterfinalist, Emerging Screenwriters Genre Competition 2021 The Infantorium Quarterfinalist, Page Awards 2021 Quarterfinalist, Creative Screenwriting Unique Voices 2021 Finalist... Go to bio

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