The Valley by Craig Griffiths | Script Revolution

The Valley

After her parents die trying to escape a world ending pandemic. A teenage girl takes refuge in a hidden valley where she is set upon by a predatory man.



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A fatal virus that kills in a matter of hours virtually wipes out mankind.

Don, a man capable of extreme violence and suited to the new world, is searching for insulin for his diabetic daughter.

Sara, Mum and Dad head west trying to find the quarantine camp set up at the outbreak of the pandemic. After her parents die Sara is forced to try and survive on her own. She decided to wait out winter in a caravan she finds in a secluded valley.

Don discovers Sara and when a negotiation goes wrong a conflict is triggered putting Don and Sara in a fight to the death.

Sold to a UK producer/director who is planning to get underway end of 2020.

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Finalist New York Screenplay Competition.

Submitted: October 2, 2017
Last Updated: March 19, 2020

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The Writer: Craig Griffiths

I am a writer of features that are very tone and character focused. I write characters and let them inform plot. I have a few short films out on the web. Search Youtube for me and you should find "Blood Brother" and "The change in me". I have a books on Amazon including "Writing Screenplays with Intelligence" and "Logline". Writing Screenplays with Intelligence is a set of tools I used in my career as an intelligence analyst and how they can be used to develop characters and write screenplays. Logline is a great set of tools and things to consider when writing a logline or a script. I am the host the LOGLINE podcast. You can submit to the show if you like here or subscribe here . I am not a... Go to bio

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