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What If Producers Steal Your Screenplay? by Rachel K. Ofori

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Film Courage: You had something happen to you - a screenwriter’s worst nightmare where a script of your’s was stolen?

Rachel K. Ofori, Producer/Writer: Yes, I had a script stolen. I have two scenarios that you can say the word stolen. But the one that I think affected me deeply was I trusted people that wanted me to write and I was 19. This was my first hire for film, a film script that I am being hired to write. I worked with people that I really trusted and they didn’t do the wrong thing but they didn’t protect me to make sure the wrong thing didn’t happen or even ask me questions to make sure I was thinking of it.

The film originally they told me Well this is not really where we want to go. We will circle back maybe a year from now because we are going to go with another idea. I said…(Watch the video interview on Youtube here).

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