Category Archives: Screen Play

Before Your Moment Of Madness

SPEAKER: [walks to the lectern and swipes over the screen of his notepad. Clears throat and faces audience]: Did you hear that Bimpe is dead? AUDIENCE: [shocked]: Haaaa! SPEAKER: [unfazed]: Relax. That is not the only news I have for you. AUDIENCE: [looks at each other] SPEAKER: [clears throat again] Judging by your first reaction, … Continue reading Before Your Moment Of Madness

Na Me N’ You

Na Me N’ You

Chidi unlocks the door with his key and walks into his apartment. The delicious smell of onugbu soup fills his nostrils. Ah yes, Paulina has created yet another culinary masterpiece. Chai, why does she have to be so good in the kitchen? And so good in bed for that matter. It will make tonight all the … Continue reading Na Me N’ You

In His Shadows (2)

In His Shadows (2)

INT. EVENING. BEDROOM (Deola’s mother and father are arguing.. father prepares to leave the house) ALICE Why will you ignore my calls throughout the day? I called your office and your cell phone, but you didn’t respond.You didn’t even try to call back.Chris for Christ sake, you are my husband! Behave like it! CHRIS (continues … Continue reading In His Shadows (2)

Screen Play – In His Shadows (1)

FADE IN: INT. A SITTING ROOM-MORNING A well furnished sitting room.Big enough with basic requirements for a middle class apartment. Sinach’s All things are possible is playing on the background stereo. DEOLA …(dressed in secondary school uniform, she is miming the song) …Mum where did you keep my school bag? (shouts at the top of … Continue reading Screen Play – In His Shadows (1)

Madiba, World Will Never Forget

                                               MADIBA, WORLD WILL NEVER FORGET      On the 5th of December 2013 at exactly 20:50 GMT the news filtered in, first by social blogs and in just a matter of hours , … Continue reading Madiba, World Will Never Forget

THE DESCRIPTION (script)

THE DESCRIPTION (script)

SCENE ONE   Ext. Two friends [SALOPE] and [THEBETI] quietly sit in the living room assumingly engaging in a not-so seemingly heated debate   LIGHTS ON (CONTEMPORARY AFRICAN MUSIC, PLAYS IN THE BACKGROUND THEN RECEDES GRADUALLY) SALOPE a proud and recently graduated college student turned rapper, casually dressed, sits up straight with words passionately flowing … Continue reading THE DESCRIPTION (script)

Jazzillie: The Purple Menace!!! (Comic Book Story)

Jazzillie: The Purple Menace!!! (Comic Book Story)

Bayo’s Room A clock is heard ticking Tick, Tick, Tick (Shows the minute clock move from 5:58, 5:59 and when on 6:00 the alarm goes off.) Scene 2: A shoe is shown hitting the alarm clock Scene 3: (Camera zooms out to show a room littered with clothes, shoes, magazines etc, mattress on the floor and someone … Continue reading Jazzillie: The Purple Menace!!! (Comic Book Story)