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The Gardenia Pocket Watch (Drama, Screenplay Award 2023)
Screenplay Award Sub-Category
Award Category
Golden Writer
Logline or Premise
Reluctantly returning to her Kansas hometown, an emotionally damaged NYC writer must engage her estranged, abusive father in a game of cat and mouse to uncover the truth about herself and the mother she barely knew… even if the answers could destroy her.
First 10 Pages

This is an emotionally charged, psychological suspense/drama, infused with flashbacks and disturbing imagery. The lead is a badass female (38) with OCD, haunted by an aggressive inner voice. It is a story of justified revenge but also has a positive redemptive resolution.