A Pen's Worth

Characters (1)

Simon - Open.

Script (3)

Scene 3: Walking to School (Pending) #

-- Cut outside at side of sidewalk.  Pan to follow Asee. --
» Asee strolls down happily and proud, hugging box to his chest.
-- Cut to his feet. --
-- Cut to front of Asee walking. --
-- Cut to Nathan checking mail. --
» Asee walks by and waves.
» Nathan waves back.
-- Cut to parking lot at cars. --
» Asee walks by, waves at Simon taking stuff out of a car and into a black bag.
» Simon looks confused and then tries to hide the bag behind him.
-- Cut behind Asee as he walks down somewhat empty hall toward C-Building. --
-- Pan sideways and focus on C-Building. --
» Bell rings as lighting fades from morning to afternoon.

Scene 10: Pen From the Sky (Pending) #

-- Cut to Ava walking home from school along park. --
-- Closeup to Ava's head. --
» Pen hits her in the head.  She looks up at first and then at the ground.
-- Cut to ground level, pen close up on ground and Ava standing in distance looking at it. --
-- Cut back to Ava closeup. --
» Ava picks up the pen and examines, then continues walking.
-- Cut to angle shot behind her as she walks away, sky darkening. --
-- Cut to side from distance as she walks by houses., darker lighting. --
-- Cut to her house as she walks in front of it and then up the driveway, evening now. --
-- Cut to sideview of front door. --
» Ava walks up and about to reach for the doorknob when the door opens.
-- Cut to front door. --
» Simon in burglar mask, black bag over his shoulder; facing door and closing it.  He turns around toward camera and is surprised.
-- Cut back to side view, Ava on left (holding pen up) and Simon on right. Moment of awkwardness. --
-- Cut to angle behind Ava. --
» Simon tries to make a break for it.
-- Cut to front of Ava closeup as Simon moves past her, snatching her pen as well. --
» Ava snaps out of her shock and gets a very serious look.  She turns around toward Simon.
-- Cut to side view. --
» Ava spins around and grabs Simon by the collar. Simon flails at first, then stops, collecting himself.
» Simon drops the bag and swings backward, trying to stab Ava with the pen.
» Ava catches his fist and kicks him in the back of the leg, forcing him down on his knees.
-- Cut to open yard away. --
» Sound of Simon getting beat up.  Simon gets thrown into the air and lands in view.
-- Cut to Simon. --
» Simon gets up, facing away, dazed.  Then snaps out of it and quickly turns toward camera, pulling out a pocketknife threateningly.
» A sword swings in and hacks it away.
-- Cut to Ava. --
» Ava raises a sword and prepares to attack.
-- Cut back to Simon. --
» Simon is surprised, steps back scared.
-- Cut to open yard. --
» Ava chases Simon with a sword for a few seconds before Simon runs off screen.  Ava throws the pen after him.
-- Cut to sidewalk with Simon dashing away. --
» The pen hits Simon in the back and he falls into some bushes.
-- Cut back to Ava. --
» Ava shakes her fist menacingly before turning around slowly to see the yard.
-- Cut to yard covered in debris, front door hanging open. --
-- Cut back to Ava, disappointed. --

Scene 11: Outcast (Pending) #

» Simon keeps the pen and eventually loses it to Linda.