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PARABELLUM
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TITLE: PARABELLUM

WRITERS: Nikita Mungarwadi and Stanley D. Williams

GENRE: Teen War Actioner

ERA: 1943, Germany

TARGET AUDIENCE: Four Quadrants (Teen and Adult)

HOOK: A 14-year old girl fights an S.S. Colonel for the life of her friends.

LOG LINE: A 14-year old member of the Nazi resistance battles her mother's fiance, an S.S. Colonel, to save her Jewish friends and other children from a ghetto before they're liquidated.

TAG LINE: Sometimes you can choose your fate and not have it chosen for you.

CONFLICT OF VALUES: Arrogance v. Humility / Self-sufficiency v. Teamwork

MORAL PREMISE STATEMENT: Challenging evil alone leads to death; but challenging evil with compatriots leads to life.

BUDGET: Medium

STATUS: Screenplay

RIGHTS: Available