Where lies the difference between sanity and insanity. And who is to judge?

Take a character who may or may not be insane and two women who are super sleuths and we may or may not find out the difference. But the journey will be enjoyable.

  • mystery comedy onsanity and insanity and the similarities between the two
  • 120
  • 3 total
  • 2 female identifying, 1 male identifying
  • 18+
  • teen, young adult, adult
  • Australian Script Centre


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Male | 40s | 3 to 5 minutes
Starts on page 26

EXTRACT: Of all the women in the world I happened to find those two. Of all the women in the world why did I have to find you? Did Bogart say that? Maybe Gable. Cagney. I know it wasn't Gibson or Cruise. Too modern. Lines like that are not spoken today. I cannot see a line like that coming from Cruise. I cannot see a line like that period. It is just hearsay.

Adult themes


Female | 30s | under 3 minutes
Starts on page 33

EXTRACT: I have done the next best thing. I am a librarian. Thus the very essence of the word is all around me every day. I am surrounded by the fundamental nature of happiness. This is possibly why, when traversing certain areas of the library I feel a pull, a drawing towards a certain section. The last time this happened I was in the reference division. It was as though a not too gentle hand was guiding me, directing me. I was with a colleague who said when this episode was over it was as though I was bewitched.

Adult themes

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