Black and white shot of Nuclear cloud
Clips of falling burning buildings, shots of war scenes from ww2
Colours all greyed
Gun Kata / martial arts silhouette figure black and blue background
Shot of the building – grey, solid concrete T shape at the top
Soldiers piling through a door – helmets = modern – heavily suited and body armour – makes them faceless, menacing - black
Key words in black and white during voice over explaining the reasoning /philosophy of this world
In the first years of the 21st century
Those of us who survived
That our own volatile natures
The Grammaton Cleric
To seek out and eradicate
The true source
Of man’s inhumanity to man
In the first years of the 21st century...a third World War broke out. Those of us who survived knew mankind could never survive...a fourth...that our own volatile natures could simply no longer be risked. So we have created a new arm of the law...
...the Grammaton Cleric, whose sole task it is to seek out and eradicate the true source of man's inhumanity to man.
His ability...to feel
Last sentence fades to black and then comes up in delicate colours – a painting of a girl’s face – cuts to a man looking at the painting. “Face to face with beauty. – gentle –
Wide shot showing men with guns slumping exhaustedly in a room around which are propped paintings and other artefacts.
Cut to a man long shot bursting in announcing police.
The leader looks out the window and in a wide shot see the cars – black parking in a line across the front of the building – to create a barrier. The doors open all together in precise coordination. Soldiers/police emerge and in well trained order get behind the cars with guns trained on the building. Cutting between shots of theme emerging, running to position, close ups on faces and guns. Cut back to the leader – now a gun in his hands, shot is extreme low angle to show power of his conviction – “You know what to do.”