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Mars 2140 (11)

…GO TO PREVIOUS SCENE            …GO TO TITLE PAGE {INT. LAB, WHITE CONTAINER – NIGHT} Bolaji, Tari, Brian, Robert, Susan, Mark and Aarav walk inside. BOLAJIFirst, I want to apologise for keeping this from everyone.(carries a plastic cylindrical container)See.(keeps the cylindrical container on the lab table)My men found them in underground water.(Susan glances at Mark, wears…

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Mars 2140 (8)

…GO TO PREVIOUS SCENE            …GO TO TITLE PAGE {EXT. LANDED SITE – DAY} Bolaji, Mark, Aarav and Barima step out of the van. MARKA dome? AARAV(to Bolaji)Are you working with NASA? BOLAJIHahaha! This is our landed site.(points at the spacecraft behind them)That’s our crafts. AARAVI thought we were heading to NASA station. MARKDoc, is this…

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Mars 2140 (4)

…GO TO PREVIOUS SCENE            …GO TO TITLE PAGE {INT. JEEP – DAY} BARIMAWhich way, sir? BOLAJI(to Barima)Let’s see what NASA crews are doing out here. Go south.(presses a button around his neck and the visor opens) BARIMAAlright MARK(looks at Bolaji)What? BOLAJIEquipped with oxygen manifold.(points at four round devices having a sifter-like surface)These instruments convert the…

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Mars 2140 (2)

…GO TO PREVIOUS SCENE            …GO TO TITLE PAGE {INT. CABIN, NG216M – DAY} There are hundreds of men sitting on seats attached in a parallel arrangement. {CABIN, NG341M} There are hundreds of mobile homes temporally fixed/loaded on each other attached to the floor. LATER {FLIGHT DECK, NG115M} MARK(looks into Mars through a telescope)US flag? AARAVThat…

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Mars 2140 (1)

…GO TO PREVIOUS SCENE            …GO TO TITLE PAGE {EXT. SPACE – DAY} Eight spacecraft are flying toward planet Mars in few distances away from each other. {INT. FLIGHT DECK, NG115M} AARAV, MARK and BOLAJI are viewing planet Mars through the windscreen of the spacecraft. AARAV(sings)Hallelujah, he’s the Lord, all the people praise his name, Hallelujah…

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Teaser

… GO TO TABLE OF CONTENTS                 … GO TO STORY PAGE YEAR 2140 {EXT. KADUNA, NIGERIA – DAY} There are eight large spacecraft having Russian and Indian engineers working on them. Armed Nigerian soldiers surround the area. The eight spacecraft have the following serials on them; the first – NG115M, second – NG216M, third -…

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The Black Lands (7)

… GO TO PREVIOUS SCENES                                             … GO TO STORY PAGE {INT. ENGINE ROOM, TRAWLER – NIGHT} Derick is tightening loosened screws. Door shifts and makes a cracking sound. DERICK(quickly points his rifle at the door. Papu is standing behind the door)Damn it! Son, what are you doing here? PAPU(enters the room)You didn’t say where you…

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The Black Lands (6)

… GO TO PREVIOUS SCENES                                             … GO TO STORY PAGE {EXT. ISLAND – NIGHT} KANE(squats behind a huge rock with his eyes closed)Get away from me, get away from me, don’t eat me, don’t eat me, don’t eat me, please, don’t eat me…(Unknowingly to him, there are three little babies of the beast at the…

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The Black Lands (5)

… GO TO PREVIOUS SCENES                                             … GO TO STORY PAGE {EXT. SEASHORE – NIGHT} DERICKBe focus, don’t lose sight of anyone. Watch each other’s back until we’re out of here.(Jabesh, Dan, Josh and Kane start loosing the tyres and pipes carrying the boat)Hurry, we don’t have any time to waste here.(suddenly, water splashes upward and…

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The Black Lands (4)

… GO TO PREVIOUS SCENES                                             … GO TO STORY PAGE {EXT. ISLAND – NIGHT} Jabesh, Josh and Kane are dragging the boat like a truck, while the boat moves as if there is an engine powering it on the island. The boat has temporary fixed tyres and wheels under it. A big bright torchlight is…

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The Black Lands (3)

… GO TO PREVIOUS SCENES                                             … GO TO STORY PAGE {EXT. TRAWLER, SEA – DAY} KANEI hate today. This doesn’t look like a few hours journey. DERICK(glances at Kane)Hey! We’re heading home. Okay? KANEOkay, Captain.(lightning begins to occur around them in few distances) DAN(points)There’s land there! JOSHAn island! DERICKCome on!(they successfully go through the storms)…

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The Black Lands (2)

… GO TO PREVIOUS SCENES                                             … GO TO STORY PAGE {EXT. TRAWLER, SEA – DAY} JOSH(walks to Derick)Captain, DERICKWhat. JOSHCan I talk to you for a second? DERICKYeah, sure!(to Papu)Sit over there.(Papu walks to a distance and sits on a wooden box) JOSH(walks closer to Derick)Since this is the first time we’re going into the…

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The Black Lands (1)

… GO TO PREVIOUS SCENES                                             … GO TO STORY PAGE {EXT. DERICK’S YARD – DAY} Derick is arranging a fishnet and paddles in black linen. Papu carries a bag on his back and walks to Derick. PAPUDad, DERICKYes, Son. PAPUGrandma said it’s not safe to go fishing today. DERICKNo, boy, they’re called fairy tales. That’s…

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