The Seaglass Accords by Steve Cleary | Script Revolution

The Seaglass Accords

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Caught in a rift between her resentful mother and estranged grandfather, a coy city girl must secretly help finish an ambitious beach art project in order to heal an old family wound.
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This story mostly takes place on a stony beach, features a diverse cast (mixed-race mother and daughter, white grandfather) and explores themes of childhood innocence, forgiveness and redemption. Though it includes a subtle undercurrent of the challenges with race relations, the story isn’t ham-fisted about it, rather centering on the dynamics within the singular family. I’ve also balanced the heavy dramatic nature of the narrative with plenty of light humor throughout. Finally, the delights of collecting seaglass is one that I haven’t seen explored in film before, so I consider this to be a very unique aspect of the script.

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The Writer: Steve Cleary

Steve's body of work consists of original features, shorts, and comedy sketches. His comedy background comes from time in the NYC stand-up comic scene, where he helped up-and-coming talent develop their acts while writing and performing in various short films, videos and sketches.

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