Calvary script
Calvary (2014)
Synopsis: An honest and good-hearted priest (Brendan Gleeson) wrestles with a cynical, spiteful community after he receives a death threat from an unknown parishioner.

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10 10

LAVELLE:

Simon’s from the Ivory Coast.

LEARY:

Right, right. I knew it was that,

or Guyana. One of those African

countries.

*

LAVELLE:

Guyana is in South America.

LEARY:

I don’t think so, now, Father.

I was always pretty good at the

auld geography.

*

LAVELLE glances at him. Sips his tea.

11

EXT. BEACH - DAY 11

CLOSE on the skirts of LAVELLE’s black soutane as he walks

across the sandy beach. He pauses at the water’s edge and

looks out.

*

*

7.

EXT. SAND DUNES - DAY 12

*

CLOSE on a picture -- a fair representation in charcoal of

the beach scene, but with the addition of two black

figures in a corner of the paper.

REVERSE-SHOT -- LAVELLE looking over MICHE.L’s shoulder,

impressed. MICHE.L ignoring him as he scratches away.

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John Michael McDonagh

John Michael McDonagh is an English/Irish screenwriter and film director. He wrote and directed The Guard and Calvary, both films starring Brendan Gleeson. He was born in London in 1967. more…

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