Pitch the LAMB: Parents Just Don’t Understand

by Courtney · March 3, 2010 · Pitch the LAMB · No Comments

Hello, CS here with the March edition of Pitch the LAMB. Last month’s Pitch the LAMB was all about thinking big, this month we will keep it simple.

Movie Genre: Coming-of-Age

Examples of the Genre: The Graduate, Zombieland, Almost Famous, The Goonies, Big, Heavenly Creatures, Rushmore, Sixteen Candles, Stand By Me, An Education, Ghost World, To Sir With Love, Y tu mamá también, But I’m A Cheerleader, Dazed and Confused

10 words/phrases to get you started:

  1. Working 
  2. He’s going to kill you… 
  3. Loner 
  4. She does not know I am alive…
  5. Hey Frankie…
  6. Kissed
  7. Do not tell Dad…
  8. Virginity
  9. You did what?
  10. Grounded
As always, your job is to come up with an idea for a film using some of the words/phrases listed above. Once you have a plot idea, post it on your blog in any fashion you choose (e.g. plot synopsis, excerpt of a script, fictional trailer, fictional film review, etc.) and email the link to [email protected]. Simple as that! The deadline for submissions is Tuesday March 30, 2010.