LOG LINE: A homeless drifter retreats to a local cemetery to confront his past demons but gets drawn into a fight for survival when he witnesses two armed men attempting to bury an unconscious immigrant girl near the grave of his departed fiancée.
THE NIGHT WATCHMAN has just been named a Semifinalist in the 2017 ScreenCraft Drama Feature Script Contest, a Quarter-Finalist in the 2017 ScreenCraft Action/Thriller Screenplay Contest and a Finalist in Robert Rodriguez’s ‘Rebel Without A Crew’ TV Show.
Earlier drafts of THE NIGHT WATCHMAN were named a Quarter Finalist in the 2015 Stage 32 Feature Contest, a Semifinalist in the 2014 Final Draft Big Break Screenwriting Contest, a Quarter-Finalist in the 2014 Chicago Screenwriter’s Network Contest, won a Prize in the Script Pipeline Screenwriting Competition and placed in the Top 20% of 7,251 submissions in the Academy Nicholl Fellowships.
STATUS: In Development
Written by Thomas C. Gaunt
- Developed by Thomas C. Gaunt and Gary Czowiecki
- Attached to Direct Thomas C. Gaunt
- GAUNT FILMS