PLAY WITH ME
EXT. DOORSTEP – EVENING
Lilly knocks on the front door of the house. Mrs Rani
opens the door.
Camera Shot: Mid Shot of MRS Rani opening the door
Camera Shot: Over the shoulder shot of her talking to
Hello Lilly how are you?
Camera Shot: Jump shot to Lilly’s face
Well why don’t you come on in out of the cold then
Camera follows Lilly entering
(Lilly nods and enters the house)
INT. MRS RANI’S HOUSE DOORWAY – CONTINUOUS
Camera Shot: Mid Shot of MRS RANI speaking
Ivy’s upstairs playing with her toys. She’s not going to
be too much of a problem. Bedtime is at 9:00 sharp. OK?
Camera going back and forth between the characters
OK and emergency details are on the fridge, if there is
any emergency or questions you need to ask just call me.
Is that ok?
Yes, but I think I’ll be fine I can handle it.
Are you sure about that?
Yeah, I do this all the time…no problem, I’ll be okay. I
can handle just about anything.
Ok, if you say so. I guess I’ll see you later. BYE IVY!
Long Shot of stairs low angle looking up (zoom slowly)
HM. Well she was a bit moody before.
Well I guess I will see you later, Lilly.
MRS Rani leaves the house, closing the door behind her
END OF SCENE ONE
INT. THE HOUSE – CONTINUOUS
I should probably check on Ivy
Camera Shot- High angle shot of Lilly coming up the
(Tilly makes her way up the stairs and goes into a room
where you can hear a girl playing with toys).
Camera shot- Close up shot of Lilly’s hand opening the
(She opens the door to reveal a room with a girl in the
middle of the room surrounded by toys with her back to
Camera Shot – Long Shot of revealing a girl in the room
Camera Shot- Take a 10 second shot of little girl playing
with her toys, just the back of her we cannot see her
Camera Shot- camera shoots between the two.
(Ivy stops what she was doing and freezes)
Don’t worry, it’s nothing. I just came to ask if you’re
OK, if you need anything then call me, I am downstairs.
Camera shot- Mid Shot of Lilly backing away a bit.
Then over the shoulder shot of Ivy before door closes
(Lilly sees dolly in the corner of the room)
Lilly slowly closes the door. The sound of Ivy playing
with her toys continues again
She’s strangest one I’ve had so far.
(Suddenly the noise of Ivy playing with her toys stops).
Camera Shot – High angle of Lilly going down the stairs,
then pan towards the door
(Lilly shrugs and makes her way down the stairs).
END OF SCENE TWO
INT. THE HOUSE –LIVING ROOM – EVENING
I’ve got too much homework
Camera shot: Dolly point of view camera angle
(Sits down to do homework when she notices the same dolly
in the corner of the room)
Camera shot: Camera zooms into the dolly whilst she
approaches the dolly
(She approaches the dolly and picks it up and puts it on
Camera shot: Over the shoulder shot
(Point of view shot from dolly of Lilly sitting down)
(Sits down to do some homework, (dripping sound) she
stops and (tracking shot) goes to the kitchen to turn off
the tap dripping)
(She sees the dolly in the kitchen chair)
Camera shot: Constant jump cuts from the dolly to Lilly
whilst she approaches the dolly
(She prods it- no response so she takes it up into the
attic and places it in the corner of the room)
(She then pick the dolly up by the hair and walks towards
the kitchen door)
Camera Shot-Mid shot of her leaving the kitchen, then a
pan shot of her going across the corridor, then a
tracking shot of her going up the stairs, then a close up
shot of her opening the door and then a mid shot of her
coming into the attic and then a long shot of her placing
the dolly, then a close up shot of her face, then a long
shot of the dolly then a POV shot of her leaving the room.
Mid close shot of Lilly’s face then a POV shot of Lilly
closing the door whilst looking straight at the dolly and
finally a Close up shot of the dolly’s face with a red
glint (With and without the laser) smiling.
Camera shot: Tracking shot of her footsteps up the stairs
END OF SCENE THREE
Camera Shot – Hand held point of view shot of her coming
down the stairs with a handheld camera
She enters the bathroom and washes her face with water,
but she sees the reflection of the dolly behind her, in
(Lilly then runs out of the bathroom to the stairs, a mid
shot from the front of her coming to the stairs just as
she reaches the stairs jump cut to her opening the door
to ivy’s bedroom to find everything empty. She checks
every room but just a quick mid shot glance at each room)
(Bedroom, bathroom, living room, lastly kitchen)
(She is panicking and she looks at the paper on the
fridge and then she calls the mum up, but gets the answer
Camera Shot - Mid shot of her doing this.
And then a close up shot of her hand typing another
number, then she calls the neighbours again after
glancing at the paper on the fridge
Neighbour: (close up shot) then a POV shot from lower
angle almost as if a dolly looking at her)
Lilly: (Close up shot)
Neighbour: (POV shot got a little closer)
Hello who’s this?
Lilly: (Close up shot)
Hi this is Lilly I am Ivy’s babysitter
(Lilly glances behind her can’t see anything)
(Shot of empty corridor and far POV long shot of showing
Neighbour: (Mid shot then a close up shot)
Lilly: (Close up Shot)
Yh Ivy door number 26
Neighbour: (POV shot a bit closer)
There’s no Ivy there
Lilly: (Close up shot)
What are you talking about?
Neighbour: (Extreme close up shot surprised eyes)
Noone lives there anymore not after the murder of a
single mother and her child.
Lilly: (Mid/Close up Shot)
Neighbours’ voice fades out (Creaking sound, like a door
Everything quietens down till you can hear a faint
lullaby. Lilly slowly turns around and drops the phone.
We see a back shot of Ivy looking at Lilly and the camera
zooms out. The door slams shut and we hear a scream.