About this submission
A story about a teenager who loses his mother to a rare disease at a very young age and ends up in the care of his aunt. The boys father, whom he hasn’t seen in years, faces a life sentence in prison for a crime he didn't commit. Without any family to look after him, the teenager becomes a runaway, left to survive the dangerous streets on his own. In the first ten pages we see how the main protagonist is introduced and the obstacles he already faces since the day of his birth.
Nominated for "Best Urban Screenplay" at the 2019 Oaxaca Film Festival - Global Script Challenge, "Finalist" at the 2019 Hip Hop Film Festival NYC - ACT UP Screenwriters Showcase, "Semi-Finalist" at the 2019 Big Apple Film Festival, ”Finalist" at the 2019 Ermantourage Industry Next Film & Diversity Screenplay Contest and is currently placed as a "Semi-Finalist" at the 2019 Your Script Produced Screenplay Competition.