Time Lines by John Hunter | Script Revolution

Time Lines

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By asking myself, "What if?"
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Late to work and in a hurry, a completely ordinary young man passes through multiple time lines with fatal results.
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Oh dear aspiring scribes...Dare not say production budgets be damned!

And here's the living proof - This short has been optioned several times and ultimately was not produced due to the expense of a dramatic car crash, mass murder by gun fire, special effects and such. Don't listen to them kids. When they say, "Bring us something new and different" what they really mean is "Can be shot in ambient light using one smart phone, no sets, no props, one untrained actor AND no FX!" Rant complete, we can now flush and continue. So I wiped away my bitter tears and rewrote Time Lines and called it Bad Hair Day.

Be that as it may, I enjoyed writing this big budget short-short and now invite you buckle up and enjoy the read!

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Submitted: December 23, 2019
Last Updated: December 24, 2019
Times Downloaded: 6
Last Downloaded: March 22, 2020

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The Writer: John Hunter

A curious nature has led me down many paths: former Peace Corps volunteer, big ticket sales engineer, commercial graphic artist, packaging design consultant, recovering golfer and more recently, an award winning and produced scriptwriter. As a writer, my voice is character driven, slightly dark and quirky with a dash of humor. Four of my shorts have been produced and my dystopian horror short Baby Soup won the 2013 Florida Independent Filmmakers Contest. Currently seeking a good home for my mid-budget, "Discount Heroes," action adventure franchise which contains (3) completed feature length scripts: One Way Tickets, Tropical Princess and Animal Rescue - Presentation deck posted here. When... Go to bio

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