A lonely man is visiting a prostitute tonight, as he has done many times before. He's trying to fill a gap in his life, trying to buy the life he's dreaming of; she's tired of playing the strange role he wants from her. Tonight he can only afford ten minutes, and it's not going to go as planned.

'Scott McAteer has created authentic characters who we care about, a situation that surprises and plot that is always one step ahead of our expectations.'

'McAteer quietly dissects the loneliness of suburban life, and doesn't overplay the denouement.'

  • comedy drama
  • 10
  • 2 total
  • 1 female identifying, 1 male identifying
  • adolescence
  • 16 to 18, 18+
  • young adult, adult
  • Australian Script Centre


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