- 83 min
- 44 Views
(1.00 / 1 vote)
Miss Grant, when Mirror Magazine
gives you an assignment...
Very well. I resign.
Hallelujah! Miss Grant!
Mr. Christley... Very busy.
Yes, Christley? Miss
Grant has resigned again.
Christley, Miss Grant never
resigns without provocation.
What have you been doing this time?
...to tell a member of his
staff that her work stinks?
It is, if the accusation is
true. But you're well aware.
women photographers in this country.
Yeah, yeah, yeah. But she doesn't make sense.
Remember, furthermore, that you're
speaking of the woman I hope to marry.
All right. All right. Now, look...
But when there's a legitimate chance.
...to slip a little leg
art into the world today...
...and she comes back with
this, I don't know what to say.
Yes, well... Well...
What was her assignment?
Backstage at the ballet. Not
a sign of a dancer in tights.
Not a leg. Not even a foot.
Christley, you have been informed.
...that Miss Grant may photograph
her assignments as she sees fit.
The point is, her assignment
isn't in the pictures.
Now you're quibbling.
Please telephone Miss Grant
and apologize immediately.
You know we can't afford to lose her...
Sometimes I feel like you must feel.
Aren't you carrying art a
little far, even as a hobby?
Did you ever see an exciting
photograph of an egg?
Honey, the only time an egg can
excite me is when I'm hungry.
Katherine Grant Studio,
this is her sister speaking.
Oh! Just a minute.
The monster. I'm busy.
One minute, please.
Come on, let the man apologize...
...so you can stop fooling around.
with a tired egg and get back to work.
I don't need that job, there are other
won't try to conceal his own
ignorance by belittling my work.
Oh, you'll break Henry's
heart if you don't go back.
Come on, be a sport.
Miss Grant, on behalf of my wife.
...and three children, who must eat...
I apologize for what I said this morning.
...and beg you to return to work.
Are you insinuating you were forced
to make this call by Mr. Fulton?
Well, I only know what I know.
Mr. Christley, I defy you to prove.
...that I have ever taken advantage
of my friendship with Mr. Fulton.
I ask for no soft assignments,
no special courtesies.
May I take you at your word, Miss Grant?
Well, the Interborough Vehicular
Would you care to crawl into the hole.
...and point your talented
camera at what goes on?
You mean under the river
while they're still digging?
Mr. Christley, you know that
that's not my type of photography.
Perhaps later, when the tunnel's
finished and there's an opportunity.
...to achieve some geometric
patterns with lights and shadows.
...that there wouldn't be any tunnel.
...if it weren't for the men
interested in them, not the walls.
Of course, if you demand
some preferred assignment...
...naturally I'm helpless to...
All right, all right. I told you
I'll take whatever I'm assigned...
...regardless of the childish,
You go ahead and make the
And don't forget to feed your wife.
You're in again? "In" is right.
In a hole, under the East River!
Photographing all those groundhogs?
Will you tell me why it's become a crime.
Discuss this script with the community:
Translate and read this script in other languages:
Select another language:
- - Select -
- 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
- 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
- Español (Spanish)
- Esperanto (Esperanto)
- 日本語 (Japanese)
- Português (Portuguese)
- Deutsch (German)
- العربية (Arabic)
- Français (French)
- Русский (Russian)
- ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
- 한국어 (Korean)
- עברית (Hebrew)
- Gaeilge (Irish)
- Українська (Ukrainian)
- اردو (Urdu)
- Magyar (Hungarian)
- मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
- Indonesia (Indonesian)
- Italiano (Italian)
- தமிழ் (Tamil)
- Türkçe (Turkish)
- తెలుగు (Telugu)
- ภาษาไทย (Thai)
- Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
- Čeština (Czech)
- Polski (Polish)
- Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
- Românește (Romanian)
- Nederlands (Dutch)
- Ελληνικά (Greek)
- Latinum (Latin)
- Svenska (Swedish)
- Dansk (Danish)
- Suomi (Finnish)
- فارسی (Persian)
- ייִדיש (Yiddish)
- հայերեն (Armenian)
- Norsk (Norwegian)
- English (English)
Use the citation below to add this screenplay to your bibliography:
"No Time for Love" Scripts.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2023. Web. 2 Feb. 2023. <https://www.scripts.com/script/no_time_for_love_14892>.