Boulbi and the Scientist- Storyboard

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    Boulbi & the Scientist
  •       This story is about a woman scientist who has dedicated her life to her career and enjoyed lots of success.  In her old age, she has one regret; that she never had a family of her own.  Unable to reverse time, she takes things in her own hands and applies all that she has learned over the years to start one last project.
     
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  • SHOT/ SCENE: 1-01    RUNTIME: ??:??:??    VIDEO: Med. Long shot, the Scientist makes small movements as she works   ADUIO:
  • 1-02  RT: ??:??:??   V:   Med. shot- she works at the microscope, a little disinterested  A:
  • 1-03   RT: ??:??:??   V: Birds eye view- she writes and check the microscope   A:  pen scratching
  • 1-04     RT: ??:??:??   V:  the scientist continues work, we see photos of family gatherings, the scientist is usually in them but separate from the rest of the group in one way or another   A:  stool/chair sliding on floor, pen scratching
  • 1-05     RT: ??:??:??   V: cut to the scientist's left hand side, pinned to the wall are different diplomas and certificates commemorating a very long and successful career.    A: scientist shuffling and instruments clinking together
  • 1-06     RT: ??:??:??   V:  med. long shot- the scientist sets aside her work and sits back on her stool   A:  a car horn beeps twice (in the distance)
  • 1-06     RT: ??:??:??   V:  she looks to see where the noise came from    A: earrings jingle?
  • 1-07     RT: ??:??:??   V:  Long shot of the neighbors house through the workshop window- the elderly couple across the street welcome their grandchildren, who run from the car to greet them.   A:  giggling, laughter, excited shouting and car doors slamming shut
  • 1-08     RT: ??:??:??   V:  med. long shot- she thinks and slumps a little more on her stool   A: tired sigh
  • 1-09     RT: ??:??:??   V:  close up- she thinks and...   A: unhappy grumble
  • 1-09     RT: ??:??:??   V:   close up- ..remembers something!  A:  "oh!"
  • 1-10     RT: ??:??:??   V:  med. long shot- the scientist rummages through a closer   A:  papers suffling, glass clinking boxes sliding
  • 1-11     RT: ??:??:??   V:  pulls folder out of cabinet   A:  folder scrap
  • 1-12     RT: ??:??:??   V:   med long- scientist moves into shot and drops a box and folder on the work bench  A:
  • 1-12     RT: ??:??:??   V:  med long- scientist moves into shot and drops a box and folder on the work bench  A:  box being dropped
  • 1-13     RT: ??:??:??   V: birds eye view- she opens the folder and flips through pages and slides the box a little closer   A:  box slide, pages being flipped.
  • 1-14     RT: ??:??:??   V: med shot- the scientist solders wires  A: electric crackling
  • 1-15     RT: ??:??:??    V:  med-long shot- the scientist pulls down her welding mask  A: hinge squeak
  • 1-16     RT: ??:??:??    V:  the scientist pulls down her welding mask, torch switches on  A: flame igniting
  • 1-17     RT: ??:??:??    V:  Lights flicker a bit as she welds, the sun sets and moon rises out the window  A:  blow torch, clanking
  • 1-18     RT: ??:??:??    V: med. shot- Welding mask is pulled up   A: "Ah---!"
  • 1-19     RT: ??:??:??    V:  med shot- hand extends toward camera  A: none
  • 1-20     RT: ??:??:??    V: close up-it sits slumped   A:  none
  • 1-20     RT: ??:??:??    V: close up, head is lifted   A: click as eyes open
  • 1-21     RT: ??:??:??    V: cut to slightly wider angle, Boulbi extends his hand    A: none
  • 1-22     RT: ??:??:??    V:  med shot- the Scientist helps boulbi stand A: scientist laughs and says "Let me show you around".
  • 2-01     RT: ??:??:??    V: Long shot- star of montage   A: light switch clicking
  • 2-02     RT: ??:??:??    V:  long shot- Boubli crawls through the grass watching the birds  A:shuffling
  • 2-02     RT: ??:??:??    V:   Boulbi jumps up and runs after the birds   A: birds squaking, click of feet on cement & grass (as he gets closer to the camera)
  • 2-03     RT: ??:??:??    V: they do some science   A: grinding, droplet in liquid
  • 2-04     RT: ??:??:??    V:  high angle med long shot- they prepare a pie  A: knife chopping, boulbi;s feet clicking
  • 2-05     RT: ??:??:??    V:  med shot from inside the oven  A:  creak- oven opening, steam hiss
     
  • 2-06     RT: ??:??:??    V: Long shot- fade to the living room at night.  Boulbi watches t.v.   A: white noise from tv, low audio commercial playing
  • 2-07     RT: ??:??:??    V:  cut to med shot- Boulbi realizes scientist is asleep   A: white noise and commercial cont.
  • 2-08     RT: ??:??:??    V: fade to black   A: audio fades
  • 3-01     RT: ??:??:??    V:  cut to shot as door flings open, Boulbi races through   A: door clicks open (LOUD), hurried footsteps (Boulbi)
  • 3-01     RT: ??:??:??    V:  Boulbi runs by  A: clicking footsteps, door slams shut
  • 3-02     RT: ??:??:??    V:   Boulbi walks into shot, slowing to a stop  A: scientist: "Huh?", footsteps cont.
  • 3-03     RT: ??:??:??    V:  Over the shoulder high angle shot- Boulbi offers the mail to the scientist, she reaches out and takes it   A:
  • 3-04     RT: ??:??:??    V:  med close shot  A:  scientist: "Oh my little dear!  I didn't know you were off getting the mail!"
  • 3-04     RT: ??:??:??    V:  med close shot    A:  "- I didn't know you were off getting the mail!" cont.
  • 3-04     RT: ??:??:??    V:  med close shot   A:  scientist:  "This is so unexpected-"
  • 3-04      RT: ??:??:??    V:  med close shot- she gets distracted by one of the letters and gets quiet  A:  "hmm............"
  • 3-04      RT: ??:??:??    V:  med close shot   A: tapping, loud GASP
  • 3-05     RT: ??:??:??    V:  PoV  of scientist  A: tapping repeated
  • 3-06     RT: ??:??:??    V: long shot- scientist relaxes   A: scientist sighs
  • 3-06     RT: ??:??:??    V: long shot cont.- she sets down letter and reaches for boulbi   A: Boulbi's feet clicking
     
  • 3-06     RT: ??:??:??    V: long shot- the scientist picks boulbi up   A: grunt as she picks Boulbi up
     
  • 3-07     RT: ??:??:??    V: extreme close up of  the stack of mail, in bg Scientist sets boulbi on counter and they work   A: indistinct chattering
  • 3-08     RT: ??:??:??    V: fade to black   A: audio fades
  • 4-01     RT: ??:??:??    V:  Boulbi emerges from darkness in the hallway  A: Boulbi footsteps (on carpet)
  • 4-02     RT: ??:??:??    V:  Boulbi walks into lab  A: footsteps clicking (softly)
  • 4-03     RT: ??:??:??    V:  scientist shoos Boulbi,out of lab, shutting door behind him.  Fade out  A: Negative grunts from scientist, door clicking when it shuts
  • 5-01     RT: ??:??:??    V:  med shot- the two work on a puzzle during the day    A: doorbell
  • 5-02     RT: ??:??:??    V: s/a precious, they look up (surprised)   A: none
  • 5-03     RT: ??:??:??    V:  med long shot, they both go to answer door- the Scientist restrains Boulbi  A: footsteps- clicking when Boulbi blinks
  • 5-04     RT: ??:??:??    V:  long shot- she checks out the window  A: scientist shuffles
  • 5-05     RT: ??:??:??    V:  med shot  A: none
  • 5-05     RT: ??:??:??    V:  med shot  A: none (door bell rings again?)
  • 5-06     RT: ??:??:??    V:    A: scientist whispers: "Get back- go hide!"
  • 5-07     RT: ??:??:??    V:  Boulbi hesitates but moves behind arm chair  A:  footsteps
  • 5-08     RT: ??:??:??    V:  over the shoulder long shot- Scientist moves from window to door and-  A:  footstepst, door handle click
  • 5-09     RT: ??:??:??    V:  over the shoulder long shot- door opens, boulbi tries to see better while staying hidden.  Camera moves like it's handheld  A:  muffled dialogue.  Bits and pieces of the conversation can be heard.  scientist: "I'll need to get my handbag..." .  themen reply tersely.  "But I'm sure I've left the GAS on in the lab- I'll need to shut that-" she's cut off
  • 5-10     RT: ??:??:??    V:  med. long shot- the men escort her from the house  A: door shuts
  • 5-11     RT: ??:??:??    V: high angle med. long shot- nothing at first, then Boulbi emerges from behind armchair   A: muffled footsteps
  • 5-12     RT: ??:??:??    V:  full shot- Boulbi steps toward window and looks out   A: footsteps on furniture
  • 5-12     RT: ??:??:??    V: full shot- he relaxes to a standing position   A:shuffling
  • 6-01     RT: ??:??:??    V:   long shot- Boulbi enters shot   A: footsteps
  • 6-02     RT: ??:??:??    V:  full shot- Boulbi walks into workshop   A: footsteps
  • 6-03     RT: ??:??:??    V:  med. long shot- Boulbit turns the Gas knob to offf position  A: metallic squeak
  • 6-04     RT: ??:??:??    V:  full shot- Boulbi strolls  A: footsteps
  • 6-04     RT: ??:??:??    V:  full shot- double take  A: footsteps
  • 6-04     RT: ??:??:??    V:    A: footsteps
  • 6-05     RT: ??:??:??    V:  Boulbi grabs card and reads  A: none
  • 6-05     RT: ??:??:??    V: he flips the card over   A: card flip
  • 6-06     RT: ??:??:??    V: discards card and grabs hold of sheet  A:
  • 6-06     RT: ??:??:??    V:    A: sheet crack/woosh
  • 6-06     RT: ??:??:??    V: the others "wake up"   A: clicks as eyes open