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A remote encounter on the 1879 American frontier turns deadly.
Mark Tenn is a British-Jamaican writer based in the NYC metro area working in character-driven Genre and Drama. He is a 2021 Academy Nicholl Fellowship Quarterfinalist and 2021 NALIP Latino Media Market Fellow with his near-future supernatural feature drama, BOUNTIFUL. Mark’s journey into writing was forged by an international film acquisitions career helping to pre-buy films at the script stage from Kenneth Branagh, Jonathan Glazer, Terry Gilliam, Francois Ozon.… Having further honed perspectives on human conflict as a stay-at-home parent studying for a masters degree (!) Mark co-wrote his debut short, MIDNIGHTS, which was picked up by Sony Pictures TV and NALIP for the 2020 Voces Nuevas series broadcast on Cine Sony in the US. more...