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In this slightly surreal comedy, the Schwartz-Johnson family can't wait to get to their new home in Paradise, a high-security gated community in Dallas, believing it will be worth sacrificing their privacy for the ultimate in safety against any kind of terror threat—-until Mr. & Mrs. Schwartz-Johnson are accused of terrorism themselves.

  • V N Alexander
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    dark comedy, political satire
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    United States
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  • TheModCom London Film Festival
    London, UK
    December 23, 2016
    Nominated Best Screenplay
  • Oaxaca Film Fest
    October 6, 2017
    Official Selection
  • TTP TinselTown Productions
    September 10, 2017
    Official Selection
  • Ojo Cojo International Film Festival
    Madrid, Spain
    October 25, 2017
    Official Selection
Writer Biography

V. N. Alexander is a literary fiction novelist who writes about censored and controversial subjects with audacity, humor, and compassion. She is a Rockefeller Foundation Bellagio Center alum, a Public Scholar for the New York Council for the Humanities and a director at the Dactyl Foundation. Terrordise, a dark comedy about the surveillance state, is her first screenplay. She is currently working on a teleplay series, Ghost Soldiers, an inspired hybrid of Doctor Who and M*A*S*H.

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