About this submission
Penn Javdan is a novelist, short story writer, and screenwriter. Most recently, his work on neo-noir and The Coen Brothers was published by The Blacklist: https://blog.blcklst.com/essential-neo-noir-films-from-darkness-light-neo-noir-and-the-coen-brothers-canon-690e2624832. His short story, RIVER KINGS, has appeared worldwide in Soho House’s literary magazine, First Fictions. Penn is adapting this story into a feature screenplay of the same name.