FilmProposals

Vargulf (Werewolf) Independent Film Pitch

by Tim Garrity
(Boston)

Vargulf (Werewolf)  Book Cover Image

Vargulf (Werewolf) Book Cover Image

A series of grisly murders around Boston lead homicide detectives Edward Fischer and John Nadeau to uncover the killer’s hair-raising lupine identity; adapted from the novel of the same name. A werewolf story, think Seven meets Jaws.

When the badly mutilated body of a young woman is discovered in Boston’s historic North End Detectives Edward Fischer and John Nadeau are called in to investigate. With no leads and nothing to suggest otherwise the detectives suspect the grisly murder is an isolated incident. But soon, more shredded corpses are discovered and the detectives begin to investigate the connections which bond the victims together. Their investigation reveals that the dead participated in an ill fated anthropological field study ten years previous conducted in a remote village in India where children were being snatched from their beds in the middle of the night by what villagers described as a horrifying monster. During the trip, two graduate students died under mysterious circumstances and it appears to the detectives that the killer is attempting to silence the remaining witnesses. Slowly but surely Fischer and Nadeau begin to realize that the remaining survivors are not wholly truthful and no one is who they appear. Faced with a rising body count and the real prospect of a serial killer on the loose, the detectives must race against the clock to uncover the killer’s hair-raising identity before he, she or it strikes again.

The screenplay is an adaptation of my award-winning debut novel of the same name of which I hold all rights. Currently, the screenplay is under review by four entertainment companies and there is no funding nor distribution set up. However, I believe that the film can be successful and that, despite the subject matter, it can be shot on a relatively small budget as it is written in such a way to minimize the need for expensive special FX until the very end of the film a la the shark in JAWS. For information please contact me at the e-mail address below and I'd be happy to speak with you.

Tim Garrity
Garrityt83@aol.com

Vargulf, WGA Registration Number # I223435.
Submitted Mon Aug 22 20:56:12 2011 EDT
By: Tim Garrity, Boston

Back to Independent Film Pitch

Click here to post comments

Return to Independent Film Pitch.

Promote YOUR Story, Business, Film on FilmProposals

Indie Filmmaker Tips

Do you have some great indie filmmaker tips to share with other aspiring or current filmmakers? Do you want to promote your latest film or service to a huge global network of filmmakers, producers, directors, potential investors and distributors? Here is a great opportunity to first pay it forward, and then promote your projects, products and services.

More Info: Filmmaker Tips - Write for FilmProposals

More from FilmProposals

Movie Investor Toolkit

Speed through the learning curve and fast-track your way to film financing. Download our tools immediately to help you ace your business plan, easily crunch your numbers, find and pitch film investors and fund your film.

Read More

Film Investor Guide

Are you really ready for film investors? You must demonstrate you take film investors seriously before investors will be serious about you. Learn the key steps you need to prepare for, attract, find and secure investors.

Read More

Feedback & Testimonials

"Just finished post on our $1.5 million picture, Coming Through the Rye. I could not have raised this money or made this film without the materials you provided -- and for $99? The bargain of my career!"

Read More

Subscribe to Movie Cents

Get your FREE Business Plan Checklist and easily discover if you are on the right track to quick film financing. Get the latest on Film Investors seeking projects, Film Making Tips, Grant and Festival deadlines and more.

Read More