work in progress

the plague doctor

 


                                  

genre:                        supernatural horror
writer: Ninon Schubert
director: Michael O'Connor
production company: Shakedown Films

 

Ava and Theo are a young couple haunted by guilt and regret. They move to the countryside to overcome the recent suicide of Ava’s sister. But the landscape around them has a past of its own – scarred by the Black Death and haunted by a mysterious plague doctor with a terrifying agenda.

 

2018

Selected for:

European Genre Forum

Stowe Story Labs @ EFM

 

 

fault lines (WT)    

 
genre:   supernatural road movie
screenplay: Ninon Schubert/Michael O'Connor
director: Michael O'Connor
cast: tba

Set against the backdrop of a dramatic Donegal, Ireland, landscape, two ghosts go on a journey to find redemption from crimes committed during their lives.

 - Selected for 2018 Stowe Story Labs @ EFM

- Semi-finalist in the Page International Screenwriting Awards.

 


journey into darkness

(WT)

 
genre: biopic
writer: Ninon Schubert
director: Michael O'Connor

cast:

tba

synopsis

 

A fictionalized account of Samuel Beckett's six-month journey through Germany in 1936/37. The young writer, still struggling to find his own creative voice, discovers a vibrant community of artists just as it is being systematically destroyed by the Nazis.