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A brilliant Australian academic, who has lost his faith in God, and a Bostonian housewife with an extraordinary ability, scientifically prove there is life after death. This is a true story.

When scientist, Richard Hodgson, famous for debunking fraudulent mediums, investigates unassuming Bostonian housewife, Leonore Piper, he is confronted with her gruesome descent into trance and a pitch perfect impression of his own long lost love. Richard risks career, reputation and even Leonore's life, in pursuit of the truth, whilst she realizes she is competing with a dead woman for his love. (Psychological thriller. Romance True Story. Historical)

  • Pippa Hinchley
    Sofia's Diary, Breaking Out
  • Project Type:
    Screenplay, Television Script
  • Genres:
    Supernatural thriller/romance/historical.
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  • Country of Origin:
    United Kingdom
  • Language:
  • First-time Screenwriter:
  • Student Project:
  • The Page International
    September 1, 2016
  • Scriptwriters Network HOP Feature Comp - One White Crow
    Los Angeles
    December 1, 2014
    Winner Hollywood Outreach Program features winner
  • The Writers Lab
    The Writers Lab NYC
    September 2, 2018
    WINNER 2018 selected for 2018/19 lab
  • The Finish Line
    Los angeles
    September 30, 2017
  • Austin Film festival
    Austin, Texas
    October 1, 2020
Writer Biography - Pippa Hinchley

Lit Agent, London – Casarotto Ramsay (
Pippa is a British writer/actor/content creator based in LA and London.
ONE WHITE CROW, a feature length historical psychological thriller, was selected for the 2018 Meryl Streep and Nicole Kidman backed Womens WRITERS LAB (Iris/NYWIFTV) ; was a finalist in the 2017 PAGE INT'L competition, the Finish Line contest and a winner of the Hollywood Outreach Program run by The Scriptwriter's Network. It currently has a shopping agreement with Bohemia Originals in LA.

Her comedy feature UP YOURS BRIDGET JONES was a finalist in the National Lampoon reboot Search For Comedy Gold in November 2018.

Pippa wrote for 2 series of the groundbreaking plot interactuve UK teen drama, SOFIA'S DIARY, (Sony UK) which then went directly onto mainstream TV on Channel 5.

Her first short film Breaking Out (directed by Oscar winner Marienela Maldonaldo) premiered in competition in Cannes and was shown in over 20 international festivals. It won Best European Short at Angers. Pippa's short The Other Side was selected and produced by the Rutger Hauer Film Factory. She has been a Berlin Talent Campus Attendee and was selected for the North By Northwest Script programme in Denmark in 2005.



Pippa has had commissions from RHI/Hallmark and Storyscape Entertainment to write a treatment of The Little Mermaid and to create a 10 hour historical drama.

Her a one act play Killer Christmas was produced in Los Angeles and has just been completed as a short film which she wrote, produced and acts in.

Pippa's all female web sketch show Live!Sex!Girls! was picked up by StayTuned TV, Babelgum and Random UK; she wrote for Emmy/BAFTA winning UK sketch show Smack The Pony, and has produced and written 2 sell-out Edinburgh Festival shows one of which was also performed at Soho Theatre in London’s West End.

Pippa has a Sreenwriting MA from the London College of Communication, a BA(HONS) in philosophy and has lectured in screenwriting at London University. She regularly works as a script consultant for independent producers and does coverage for film/tv companies and contests.

Pippa has been acting since her teens, is a TV regular, film, theatre and voice actor, and regularly performs live sketch comedy and stand-up.

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