Words Escape Me
Black Comedy / Drama
Last words are the hardest.
When a crippled writer is asked to deliver the eulogy at his father’s live wake, he returns to his hometown and agonises over whether to expose him for the sexual abuse he suffered as a child.
PRIMARY – Adults, male and female (30-45)
SECONDARY – Young Adults, male and female (18-29)
Garden State, Thunder Road, Call Me By Your Name
Notes of Interest
Words Escape Me was optioned and generated significant interest from a host of top actors before the pandemic halted production. Now he has the rights back, the author will produce the film.
This work is the intellectual property of playwright, Jody Medland.
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