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Bridges: The Gizelle Studevent Story
June 27, 2017
Corey L. Wright and Ray Studevent
Film rights
Bridges is the true story of a courageous young Latina named Gizelle Studevent who played basketball for the Lady Lions of Penn State University. Her story received wide national media coverage.

Genre: Mainstream Inspirational Family Drama

Unique Selling Points: This inspirational, interracial love story between a father with a shady past and the daughter he nearly turned his back on, encompasses the following themes which will appeal to a wide demographic audience: Sports, Bullying, Class, Immigration Reform, and Racism.

Logline: A talented Latina athlete born to an American ex-convict and illegal immigrant earns a full-ride scholarship to one of the most prestigious universities in the country (Penn State University) and creates its first ever anti-bullying program after enduring great adversity and unreasonable bullying.

The screenplay was written by Actor/Writer/Director Corey Wright (http://m.imdb.com/name/nm4720783/) who studied under legendary Hollywood screenwriter Aaron Sorkin and Ray Studevent (Gizelle's biological father). It is a "feel-good", clean, family movie, the kind parents can see with their children featuring a "real-life" young underdog female protagonist who overcomes adversity and unreasonable bullying to earn a full-ride basketball scholarship to Penn State University where she impacts the entire community by establishing the university's first anti-bullying program ever. The program has now been adopted by several other big universities.
Rights available:
Leticia Gomez
Savvy Literary Services
phone: 281-465-0119
3 Griffin Hill Ct., The Woodlands, TX 77382
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