A HIGHER RISE
CREATED BY: Gerald Chong
WGAw REGISTRY: 1853422
Story by: Gerald Chong
REVISED: TUESDAY, 08/01/17 - 11:53 PM
After repeated denials of a partnership position at one of the most prestigious of architectural firms, a talented but volatile architect immediately creates a competing firm to push the boundaries of math, science, and the arts to design the most innovative buildings in the world.
FAQ PAGE - (FREQUENTLY-ASKED QUESTIONS)
THE CENTRAL ISSUE
FEATURE FILM SERIES EPISODES
REVISED: TUESDAY, 07/04/2017 - 4:27 PM
- HIGHER EXPECTATIONS
- HIGHLY UNUSUAL
- Characters: Primary and supporting
- Possible actors
- Possible "Above-the-Line"
- Possible "Below-the-Line"
PROTAGONISTS: THE ARCHITECTS
Architect Zaha Hadid was a world-famous architect who passed away on March 31, 2016. By showing audiences her extensive portfolio of designs via our feature films, we hope to inspire a new generation of architects who will push the boundaries of building design and construction.
- Inspiration (Newspapers, TV, YouTube, etc.)
- Story location
- Shooting location
Our purpose is to educate and inspire... By showing audiences an extensive portfolio of designs and a behind-the-scenes look at how skyscrapers and other public buildings go from imagination to drawing board to reality, we hope to create a sense of wonder to inspire a new generation of architects and builders to push the boundaries of building design and construction.
Because one of the show's supporting characters is an aspiring architect, we also get to see the road one has to travel in order to become part of an architecture firm...
ANTAGONISTS: THE DEVELOPERS