The dysfunctional nature of a personal relationship between an arrogant doctor and a needy nurse jeopardises the treatment of a mysterious, catatonic patient who is admitted to their psychiatric ward.

  • drama, tragedy
  • 70
  • 3 total
  • 1 female identifying, 2 male identifying
  • 18+
  • adult
  • Australian Script Centre


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Male | 50s | 5 to 10 minutes
Starts on page 13

EXTRACT: When you’re young you think you can help people, make the world a better place, find a cure to some ailment and win the Nobel Prize. The dreams of a child. I wanted to make a difference so much back then I could taste it. (BEAT) Then you wake up trapped in a system that’s under-funded, terrified of change, and suspicious of success.

Adult themes

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