Title: Shadow Brother
Written by: George Tysley
Type: Feature Film
Logline: A deranged multi-millionaire murders himself and goes on a bloody revenge spree against his perceived enemies.
Get to know the writer:
What is your story about?
Story themes are essentially self-destruction and opportunism that reveal the darker side of human nature.
Why should people know this story?
Like pretty well any story, the aim as to why anyone would be interested in this particular one has to do with igniting an emotional connexion and, hopefully, creating an entertainment.
This story has a lot going for it. How would you describe this story in two words?
Two words to describe: Shock Opening.
What movie have you seen the most in your life?
Movie most seen – probably Singin in the Rain.
How long have you been working on this story?
Hours spent on story – would guess at about 30.
How many stories have you written?
Stories written – about 30, with about 8 published, two winning in competitions and second place in another.
What motivated you to write this story?
Seeing a good idea was the motivation for writing the story, which would be pretty much the same answer for any story.
Apart from writing, what else are you passionate about?
Other passions: movies, theatre, novels, short stories and screenplays,
jazz, politics, psychology – is that enough? – Oh, and the opposite sex.
Any advice or tips you’d like to pass on to other writers?
Wouldn’t pump up to offer advice.