When there is no-one to turn to, when there is nowhere else to go but home, what can make a garden grow?

Based on a true story, Cacti reveals the tragic tale of one woman's struggle to survive in a household of sin, secrecy and shame. Her cactus garden has always been her refuge but when that is destroyed, her security is uprooted and she is forced to trespass upon the truth. That truth is rotten to the core and now she must fulfil her maternal duties. She has no choice; she must let her garden grow.

  • semi-naturalistic drama
  • 45
  • 3 total
  • 2 female identifying, 1 male identifying
  • 18+
  • adult
  • Australian Script Centre


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