The Namurt Discovery by Billy Rees | Script Revolution

The Namurt Discovery

Two top scientists carrying out research on a planet that could be suitable for the human race find themselves in conflict as one of them struggles with the mission’s limitations.



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David and Andrew have spent their entire lives striving to be the greatest in their scientific field – and they have taken no prisoners in their ambitious route to the top.
When they are selected to carry out an exploration mission on a planet that could potentially be the future of the human race they see it as the pinnacle of their careers – but all is not what it seems.
Through a series of flashbacks we see how David and Andrew have grown to become the best in their field - and how the ambition in their past could be the downfall of their future.

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This script was officially reviewed by Raindance Film Festival (PDF available) - it received very positive feedback and was tipped to be a low budget cult hit.
This script has also had an official selection and was recognised in the top 5 scripts submitted to Melbourne Lift-Off film festival

Submitted: June 7, 2019
Last Updated: June 13, 2019

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The Writer: Billy Rees

Billy Rees has been writing screenplays for over ten years - creating a number of short films, full feature films, as well as a TV series. He started out writing comedy but then moved on to what has now become his absolute passion - gritty dramas that keep the audience guessing right until the very end. Billy's clever use of clues and hidden messages throughout his scripts offer the audience a huge rewarding finale. Billy loves to play with the audience and keep their allegiances with the characters uncertain. Billy has also produced and directed short films - the most recent of which has enjoyed success, with Best screenplay nominations as well as a best director award for Billy's... Go to bio

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