Brett Bear

Jul 4th, 2016 Fiction 1 min read

On December 20th 2014, a bear named Brett was gifted to a writer, lighting a bulb in her already over-active imagination. Armed with images of the dungaree-and-TMNT-hoodie-clad plush toy and a basic pitch, she approached a writer she had been longing to work with for some time and, together, they breathed life into him. Aimed at children aged 3 and over, Brett Bear's interactive website...

The Silence

Jul 4th, 2016 Screenwriting 1 min read

Right from the outset, The Silence had Gurpreet sitting on the edge of her seat. Everything had her completely engrossed, from the storylines to the characters, to the structure and the way it was written. Before long she started dreaming about it, living it and breathing it until she imagined what it would look like as a feature length movie. In 2014, Gurpreet contacted the author, Sarah Rayne,...

The Adventures of Ryuu

Jul 4th, 2016 Screenwriting 1 min read

9 year old twins, Julian and Arya, are devastated when their elder brother, Tori, leaves for college. But before he leaves, Tori gives them a toy dragon, Ryuu, warning them to listen to everything Ryuu says no matter what. Although confused, Julian and Arya agree and soon they find themselves being whisked away on magical adventures others could only dream of. Written for, and making...

Helping Henry Home

Jul 4th, 2016 Fiction 1 min read

Every since he could remember, Henry had wanted to go to the zoo but everyone told him he was simply far too young. On his 5th birthday, Henry's family make his dreams come true, but when they accidentally leave him there it's up to the animals to help Henry find his Mum again. A short children's story, inspired by a piece written for Gurpreet's MA degree, with illustrations by...