SWAN SONGA 4-page comic script by Ayal Pinkus.
Revision Mon Sep 18 11:15:48 CEST 2017.
An adaptation for comics of Anton Chekhov's early one-act play, published in 1889.
This script is released under the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International Public License , which means artists are allowed to modify and use this script without having to pay a fee.
PAGE ONE - THREE PANELS
PANEL ONE (010_010)
19th century dark wood drawing room. Young Stefanov and older Alexander sip cognac.
PANEL TWO (010_020)
PANEL THREE (010_030)
Alexander addresses Stefanov.
PAGE TWO - FOUR PANELS
PANEL ONE (020_010)
Stefanov, pleads, begs.
PANEL TWO (020_020)
A silence. Alexander can not be swayed.
PANEL THREE (020_030)
Stefanov's face. He realizes he will not be allowed to marry the woman he loves.
PANEL FOUR (020_040)
Stefanov is getting up, a disillusioned, broken, shell-shocked, heart-broken young man.
PAGE THREE - FOUR PANELS
PANEL ONE (030_010)
Outside a theater at night on a busy city street. It's Saturday night and people are enjoying a night out.
PANEL TWO (030_020)
Inside the theater. A packed audience
PANEL THREE (030_030)
Stefanov, now dressed in costume is peeking at the aufience through the curtains.
PANEL FOUR (030_040)
Stefanov has turned to a colleague actur, Ivan.
PAGE FOUR - FIVE PANELS
PANEL ONE (040_010)
The curtain is opening. revealing an anticipating audience.
PANEL TWO (040_020)
Ivan, pleading to Stefanov.
PANEL THREE (040_030)
Stefanov empties a Vodka bottle.
PANEL FOUR (040_040)
Half drunk, half angry, Stefanov addresses Ivan.
PANEL FIVE (040_050)
Ivan looks worried as Stefanov unsteadily stumbles onto the stage.