Screenplay about civilian helicopter medevac: Higher Power
Moondance International Screenplay competition finalist.
Logline: A rookie flight nurse risks her life to make the public aware of a hospital’s inability to meet the needs of the critically injured.
Synopsis: Havana, a community hospital launches The Odyssey helicopter to increase its sphere of influence and improve its bottom line. The hospital administrator’s edict is: “Go out haul ‘em in.” A rookie flight nurse obsessed with saving lives strives to make the public aware of the hospital’s inability to meet the needs of the critically injured. When the actions of her eight year old self-actualizing daughter put her at risk, her husband demands she must come home. She insists: “Lives are at stake, I can’t.”
When her daughter is in an accident in the mountains; can Havana hospital save her life . . .?
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This story was born out of my experience in the helicopter medevac arena with Flight for Life. If you would like to read the script, please let me know. firstname.lastname@example.org