Title: Irina’s Eye
Written by: H.W. Freedman
Logline: The first draft of Irina’s Eye was semi-finalist in the William Faulkner unpublished novel competition.
Vaclav and Irina, both age fifteen, flee from behind the Iron Curtain. Irina is shot in the back and falls. He goes to help her but as he takes her in his arms another bullet enters her head and at that moment she orders him “Go!” He puts her down gently and runs. He reaches West Germany, then he travels to Rome and to New York in his quest for enlightenment and freedom from the guilt that haunts him for his soulmate Irina’s fate.
Genre: Historical Fiction