PORTFOLIO + WORKS IN DEVELOPMENT

ONE ON ONE

10 min,  drama / fantasy

writer: Jake Thomas

director: Jake Thomas

Sarah, a runaway teenager in the city of Metropolis, encounters a persistent newspaper reporter named Clark Kent who won't leave her alone until she agrees to an interview for his newspaper column. Ten questions -- that's all he asks. In their moments together, the fragments of her tragic life emerge, but her anger towards superheroes and Superman himself explodes in full force. If he is so great and so powerful, why is the world such a horrible place? Why doesn't he do something about it?

ADOPTED

Digital Series, Dramedy

writer: Jake Thomas (ep 206, 208, 210)

A young couple's lives are changed when an unexpected addition to their household shows them the true meaning of family.

TIDAL WAVES

Optioned comedy series, currently in pre-production

producers: Duplexity Productions

writer: Jake Thomas 

After a deaf single mother endures a painful divorce, her free-spirited best friend persuades her to start dating again.

SHEDDING

feature, fantasy / drama

writer: Jake Thomas

director: Jake Thomas

A bored house cat who wishes to escape his life mysteriously transforms into a human and helps a broken family heal from their emotional wounds.

HOTWIRE

14 min, fantasy / dramedy

writer: Jake Thomas

director: Erin Brown Thomas

Stan is a shy and hopeless romantic who pines after his best friend Cindy. Too scared to risk sharing his true feelings, he instead imagines a world where his action movie heroics woo her time and again. However, when Cindy is offered a job overseas, Stan must man up and mirror the hero of his film fantasies in order to win her heart. During their last celebratory dinner, his failed romantic gestures ricochet from reality into fantasy and back again, right up to the heart-pounding and heart-warming climax that ticks down to the wire.

BOW

Optioned script, currently in post production 

writer: Jake Thomas

director: Isaiah Smith

While preparing for a life-changing audition, a young violinist discovers she is going deaf.

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