Coat of Colours - The Pitch Archive

Created by Herman Green, The Pitch 2012


Three of a group of four friends are jealous of the youngest friend because of a promotion at work. They devise a plan to get rid of him by framing him for stealing money. He is arrested and sent to prison where he goes through some rough times. He however gets recognition because of his knowledge on finance and gets a job with the central bank. His former friends and employer find that their business future rests with the central bank and ultimately with their former friend.

Biblical Connection

The story of Joseph being sold as a slave by his brothers, because their father favored him. Joseph goes through hardship but ends up in a position to help his brothers and father when they come to Egypt for food during a famine. Genesis 37 - 45