1minute script

Written By
tumo masilonyane

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FADE IN
INT. INTERVIEW ROOM
Large open room with a single table in the centre and a
single light above it. At the table we have our two
characters, one sitting on the table examining some papers
the other sitting on a chair with his hands on the table.
Det.- ... Adrian Pierce. 26.
Married his highschool sweetheart
and recently got news that he was
to become a father.
Starts by reading from papers but then puts them down. Talks
directly to the dentist with sold eyes
Dentist- (defensive) It was just a
day at the job I didn't do anything
wronDet- You know damn well you did!

Flashback
(Footsteps enter in from
the right of stage.
Approaching a man lying
on a dentists bed.)
Adrian - I want a good smile for
when I see my daughter ok doc?
Dentist - ....
Adrian - doc?
SHADOWED LOOMS OVER ADRIANS BODY
Det. - You Killed that man!
Points at the dentist in an accusatory manner

PRESENT

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Dentist: - I swear to you I have no
memory of this. I'm innocent!
Raises hands in a pleading manner
Det.:- Stop lying and confess!
Slams hands on desk.
CAMERA MOVES CLOSER TO DETECTIVES FACE
LIGHTING AND CONTRAST INTENSIFY
CAMERA MOVES THROUGH THE DETECTIVEAND SHOWS THE DENTIST,
SPOTLIGHT SHING DOWN ON HIM HIS EYESS BLACKED OUT. CAMERA
CONTINUES ZOOM TILL CLOSE UP OF DENTISTS FACE.
Dentist: (A smirk appears on his
face, which leads into a mild
chuckle) They deserve it.
Looks up after saying this, eyes wide open a large grin on
his face.
Det.:- They?
Dentist: - I did nothing wrong,
they all deserved it.
Tears beginning to well up in his eyes.
Dentist: - But you already know
don't you.
Smile fades from his face. Eyes colden.
Dentist: - I mean after all we are
the same.
CUT TO HALF BODY SHOT OF DETECTIVE.
CAMERA ZOOMS IN ON HIM BECOMING A FISH LENS AND DISTORTING
THE DETECTIVES FACE IN THE CLOSE UP SHOT.
CUT TO CLOSE UP DENTIST'S SMILE, TURN LAUGHTER
CUT TO FISH LENSE CLOSE UP OF DETECTIVE'S UPPER BODY
(SHOULDERS AND ABOVE) NOW SPINNING
CUT TO DENTIST LAUGHING (CAMERA SAME AS PREVIOUS). ZOOM IN
ON FACE. HYPER CLOSE UP
FADE TO BLACK.

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FADE OUT OF BLACK
EYES OPEN ZOOM OUT. CAMERA SHOWS A MAN LYING NEXT TO THE
BODY OF ANOTHER MAN. DEAD MAN HAS AN UMBRELLA PEIRCED
THROUGH HIM.
Dentist:- guess you'll try again
next time Detective.
CUT
PULLING UMBRELLA OUT OF BODY
CUT
SHADOWY FIGURE WALKING AWAY
CUT
CLOSE UP OF DENTISTS SMILE.
FADE TO BLACK