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A genetically engineered humanoid designed to prevent impending war becomes torn between his mission and his inner morality when he crosses paths with a conflicted preacher.

  • David J. Buchanan
    BLACK in Minneapolis, See You Soon, Rideshare
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    Sci-Fi, Drama
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    United States
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  • Top 10% - Academy Nicholl Fellowship, 2021
    Hollywood, CA
    August 31, 2021
    Top 10%
  • Quarter-Finalist - Final Draft's Big Break, 2013
    Los Angeles, CA
    May 20, 2013
Writer Biography - David J. Buchanan

David J. Buchanan is a black Minneapolis-based writer/director whose work includes Rideshare, See You Soon, and the acclaimed feature film, BLACK in Minneapolis (Now on Amazon, iTunes, and Vimeo). A recipient of the 2020 McKnight Media Artist Fellowship, David started his career in documentary filmmaking at 14 years old, and his work includes many localized stories around social justice. At 15, he won the Screenlabs Challenge Audience Award at the Screenwriters’ Workshop, where he developed his screenplays. He has been Top 10% in the Nicholl Academy Fellowship in 2021, Quarterfinalist in Screencraft Fellowship and WeScreenplay in 2022, and Quarterfinalist in Final Drafts’ Big Break in 2013. At 20, he worked on his first commercial project, where he learned about the craft of lighting. Today, he continues to work as a writer and director for his production company We-Co Films.

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