Dead Parents Club

Dead Parents Club

Project Format
Feature Film

Black Comedy / Drama

You gotta be cruel to be kind.

When a small-town police officer runs a club for orphans, they start to believe they have a future after all. But unbeknown to them, the club exists for a dark and sinister reason.

PRIMARY – Adults, male and female (30-45)
SECONDARY – Young Adults, male and female (15-29)

Comparative Films
The Party, Fight Club, The Breakfast Club

Notes of Interest
Dead Parents Club was originally a play and was performed at the Criterion Theatre in London in 2022. It has since been reworked for the screen and is a contained film set entirely in one location.


This work is the intellectual property of playwright, Jody Medland.

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