Screenplay: Spencer Durak

May 10th, 2017 altheimers disease, Articles, Barrister, blackmail Leon Davis 1 min read

Spencer Durack is an original screenplay by Leon Davis. It concerns  a senior barrister, soon to be appointed a QC, who is concealing early onset Alzheimer’s disease. Desperate to conceal his illness, he is blackmailed to accept a difficult murder case, before a mysterious photograph appears that could gain his client an acquittal. But he is forced into the trial without permission to use it…

The Seasons Within

May 18th, 2016 Articles, Inspiration, Nature, Travel, Writing Leon Davis 1 min read

“to dare is to lose one’s footing momentarily…to not dare is to lose oneself” – Soren Kierkegaard. The New Zealand winter was bitterly cold. Finding himself outside the imposing iron gates of the frozen park,  Jonathon attempts to quell his growing sense of dislocation.  In spite of his reluctance to accept his new life here, he is instinctively drawn to the eerie park where he…

Screenplay: Flight to South Cove

Feb 6th, 2016 Articles, Cuba, drugs, false imprisonment, innocent, murder, New York, screenplay Leon Davis 1 min read

A Screenplay by Leon Davis. A naive New York lawyer is arrested and jailed for a fraud committed by her cheating husband. En-route to trial, she is kidnapped by a Cuban drug-lord, but escapes in the dead of night, and sails a small dinghy to the Florida coast. Rescued by a red-neck, from a marauding alligator in the Everglades, she must enlist his support to…