The Man Who Brings Darkness by Scott Sawitz | Script Revolution

The Man Who Brings Darkness

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When his kid brother's scheme backfires, an ex-con long since removed from the game comes back to try and repair the damage over one long, violence filled night.
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Pollack Midnight long retired from the game and went into a real job. Before he fixed furnaces, though, he was "The Man Who Brings Darkness," a legend of the streets. His brother, in a scheme to use drug money to finance a cryptocurrency scam, decides to play with fire and double cross his boss. When the deal goes sour, and two cops wind up dead, Pollack and his brother have to hit the streets and clear their name while avoiding the cops, the crooks and everyone else looking to take them down.

Submitted: November 7, 2018
Last Updated: November 4, 2019
Times Downloaded: 8
Last Downloaded: November 4, 2019

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The Writer: Scott Sawitz

Analyst 9-5, writer/director at all points before and after. Character-centric writer who's a whiz with dialogue. I like to find people at a specific point in their life, how they got there and how they deal with the consequences of their actions. I funded, cast, lensed and released a web series in under a calendar year. You can watch "Confessions of a Superhero" on YouTube in its entirety. My latest short film, "The Executioner's Dilemma" is currently on the festival circuit and can be viewed on YouTube. My original screenplay "The Merc: Fake Tales of a Real Man" was optioned by Pause 'n' Rewind Studios in December 2017 Go to bio

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