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Two Filipino-American brothers purchase a radio station in a small city, dreaming of commercial free sports talk, but their ambitious, younger sister has bigger plans for herself and the station.

Script Excerpt
Written by:
Format:
TV Pilot
Genres:
Budget:
Micro
Starring Roles For:
40ish Filipino-American man
30ish Filipino-American man
20's Filipino-American woman
In the Vein Of:
Sports Night
Party Down
Bad lieutenant
Posted:
06/04/2019
Updated:
10/06/2021
Author Bio:
James Palmer is a former reporter and photographer who covered civil and regional conflicts in the Democratic Republic of Congo, Sudan, Iraq, Syria, Afghanistan and Pakistan. His stories and photos appeared in the Guardian, Washington Post, Toronto Star, Der Spiegel and Reuters, among others. He was awarded the Nicholas Blake Grant for international freelance reporting in 2007 for his work in Iraq. The Newark Star-Ledger twice nominated him for a Pulitzer Prize in foreign reporting for his work in Iraq and Afghanistan.

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Contest Results:
Oaxaca FilmFest (Finalist) [2021]
Screenplay Festival (Semifinalist) [2019]
Screenwriting Master (Semifinalist) [2020]
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