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WRITING SAMPLE – ‘The Third Bomb’ (WWII action/ adventure)

Feb 7, 2017 1 Screenwriting, Writing Samples

SPEC SCRIPT TELLS OF A THIRD ATOMIC BOMB IN WWII Below is a thrilling 5-page action opener from The Third Bomb, screenwriter Phil Parker’s multi-award winning spec script. The Third Bomb is currently under option with BAFTA-winner Sias Wilson, known for Flying Monsters 3D with David Attenborough (documentary), Hannibal (TV movie), […]

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FOYLE’S WAR

Feb 6, 2017 0 Screenwriting, Script Writing, Writing for TV

“Foyle’s War was one of my favorite shows to work on when I was a Creative Producer at the BBC. This particular spot I did was nominated for Promo of the Month.” Written, edited and produced by Phil Parker.

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Midnight Run hero's journey screenwriter Phil Parker

HERO’S JOURNEY: Midnight Run (1988)

Dec 20, 2016 0 Screenwriting, Screenwriting Articles

Screenwriter Phil Parker looks at the the Hero’s Journey in ‘Midnight Run’ (1988)

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‘The Third Bomb’ secures BAFTA-winning producer.

Nov 8, 2016 4 Screenwriting News

Phil Parker’s multi-award winning WWII script The Third Bomb has now been optioned by BAFTA-winner Sias Wilson, known for Flying Monsters 3D with David Attenborough (documentary), Hannibal (TV movie), The Golden Bowl (film), Space Race (TV mini-series) and many others. Sias’s experience as a producer, director and writer working with other BAFTA […]

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Hero’s Journey: The Treasure of The Sierra Madre (1948)

Nov 6, 2016 0 Films, Screenwriting, Writing

In this ongoing series, I give a basic breakdown of a film plot, as seen through the eyes of a screenwriter, and its use (conscious, or not) of a classic story structure that has its roots in the myths of ancient times. By seeing how different physical and emotional plot points […]

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Big Break Competition Update!

Oct 18, 2016 0 News, Screenwriting, Screenwriting News

21-11-16 UPDATE: The Third Bomb beat out thousands of other scripts to make it to the semifinals. One of the world’s top 10 screenwriting competitions – Final Draft’s Big Break Contest – announced its quarterfinalists earlier this month and my WWII action/ adventure script ‘The Third Bomb’ made the list! Very […]

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