Ghosts of War

      Sajjad Tameez / Horror
Ghosts of War

Captain Barnes and his team of specialists are assigned to a mission in Germany. At first it seemed like a straight forward rescue but this couldn’t be further from their reality. Experiments were being conducted on humans. And the subjects were all behaving in a way that was incredibly far from human. Barnes and his team soon found themselves in the heart of the chaos - with nowhere to run.A 10 minute long script set in a dystopian future where political correctness has gone mad. This was originally written around 2000 for a competition run by the SciFi channel on cable tv.The idea being to write a script for a 10 minute long movie, the winners script was actually made & shown in cinemas all across the UK.My entry came in the top 50 winning me a red SciFi channel t-shirt telling me to "Smell the coffee", an inflatable grey alien (its still sitting on top of my wardrobe!) and a glow in the dark mini alien.One of the judges was Douglas Adams & I am proud that he read my work before he died.Please note - THIS IS A SCRIPT!
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    The Angelic Traits of Amanda Button

      Sajjad Tameez / Thrillers & Crime
The Angelic Traits of Amanda Button

A young girl has been imprisoned in a mental institute for a crime she has no recollection of. She is now ready to leave or is she?Sajjad Tameez's latest Psychological ThrillerCharlie Cradle’s life was going nowhere fast. Being awkward and shy made it difficult getting out, so she believed virtual sunshine from her video game world was enough for her. But one day, all of that changed when she was challenged to live a more fulfilling life by someone at her mundane telemarketing job. What she wouldn’t have guessed before embarking on her quest, however, was that she would meet an unlikely love interest, who just so happened to be a wizard.It’s a story about self-discovery and personal growth, and how love is never as easy as we wish it could be. But one thing is for sure… Charlie Cradle will never be the same again.
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    Crinckle Cut Farm

      Sajjad Tameez / Horror
Crinckle Cut Farm

When the Henson's finally escape the manic of city life, they thought they would find peace and serenity in the countryside, but what they found was far from it..."My name is Cucumber Gutierrez. English is my second language, but the way I write everyone thinks that is my fourteenth."When Alberto Zapata and his baker father, Tito, are ejected from Panama over a havoc-causing cake, the whole family is thrown out with them, including Alberto’s cousin Cucumber.The family settles in Melbourne, Australia, and from humble beginnings in their new country, the Zapatas rise to unexpected prominence. A series of coincidences (or conspiracies) see Alberto raised practically overnight to become Victoria’s assistant chief commissioner of police.Zapata’s first case on the job is to solve the mystery around the disappearance of jewels belonging to the British Royal Family while on exhibition in Melbourne. Things get stranger and stranger as the case unfolds, in a madcap tale of crime, bungling, and Spanglish, reminiscent of "Get Smart" and "The Pink Panther"."Broom, Broom" is the first of the Alberto Zapata stories. Keep a lookout for new episodes "Jurassic Prick" and "China, Please Give Me More."
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    M-Corp 2020

      Sajjad Tameez / Actions & Adventure
M-Corp 2020

In the year 2020, M-Corp, a huge cooperation has bailed out the UK; but for the price of M-Corp having complete control. As society gets chewed up by the rich, and the government takes a back-seat, a modern day Robin Hood emerges, taking things into his own hands. But can one act change the course of the future? Or will the wicked wheels of corruption crush anything that comes in its way.When seventeen year old Patience Gillespie arrives at her uncle’s house for one of her regular visits, she finds blood everywhere, and evidence that he has been kidnapped. She stumbles across a letter detailing that the world of fantasy and magic is in fact real, and that he had been expecting this to happen. He also leaves a magical ring which he says will protect her. Patience enlists the help of an elemental called Grim, Mercy – a sword fighting clairvoyant who has the ability to alter people’s memories and explore their mind, and Mortus, a zombie necromancer who can spirit walk among the dead and use shadow magic. Together they must uncover a plot that has been set in place ever since an ancient war which shaped the world we live in today. There are dangers, laughs, and a hell of a lot of style.
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    The Fable of Marcus

      Sajjad Tameez / Fantasy
The Fable of Marcus

A young boy regains consciousness – pain emerges from every muscle as he tries to determine his location. The room in which he lies is mysterious and a stark realisation dawns upon him... not only has he no idea where he is, but also who he is.As time passes the boy will begin a deadly quest, a search for hidden answers. Where he will unearth how important he is to earth's survival.A young boy regains consciousness – pain emerges from every muscle as he tries to determine his location. The room in which he lies is mysterious and a stark realisation dawns upon him... not only has he no idea where he is, but also who he is.As time passes the boy will begin a deadly quest, a search for hidden answers. Where he will unearth that scientists discovered ground breaking technology designed to aid the existence of man, however, their science was floored, and the artificial neuron system known as Dark Tec had spread like a plague. Instead of freeing man from infection, they became enslaved to their own genius. As humankind faces extinction, the only hope that remains is a young boy frozen in a cryogenic state.
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