The Fire This time by Doug Tesch | Script Revolution

The Fire This time

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Based On: 
Rashomon. The Wire
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DO THE RIGHT THING and THE WIRE meets RASHOMON with an ambience of Bela Tarr's DAMNATION set in contemporary Detroit.
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Early twenty-something DEWAYNE confronts the reality of whether his actions or environment contributed to the death of his best friend REGGIE. In doing so, reflects on the failures of his past relationships and come to terms with where his future lies with them: his tumultuous relationship with his father POPS, a superficial relationship with on again, off again girlfriend WANDA, as well how much of a true friendship he had with his best friend, and whether if it was actually Reggie, not him, that was the one that actually had the determination and motivation to actually fulfill their dreams of rising above their grinding existence.

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Finalist in 2018 CRE8 Film Festival.

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The Writer: Doug Tesch

I have worked in the trades industries for almost twenty years.  I had been doing short animations in my offtime, and now have been writing, seriously, for about 5 years now.  Focusing on adult animation comedy Go to bio

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