Skip To The End
20 min dark drama
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Client:RTÉ / Brothers Gonna Work It Out
Category:Director Producer Writer
Date:10 Nov 2019
“What use is all this pain?”
A man suffering the trauma of his young daughter’s hospitalisation following a car accident is given a mysterious solution to skip past his pain.
Skip To The End is a dark, thrilling, 20 minute drama, starring Paul Reid, Mark Huberman and Amy De Bhrún. Funded by RTÉ and Northern Ireland Screen as part of their Storyland 2019 new drama scheme, it was directed by Jason Butler, written by Jason Butler & Brendan Butler and produced by Jason Butler & Anna Mannion.
Kieran stakes out a hospital. He’s looking for someone – Paul. He’ll have to wait. Or will he? He stares at a mysterious bottle of eye drops. Kieran met Paul in the ICU ward in the hospital. Kieran’s daughter in a serious car accident. Paul offers him a fix for his pain. The eye drops. Kieran suffering and alone takes the drops. And instantly skips forward 8 weeks. The pain gone. But at what cost?
A BROTHERS GONNA WORK IT OUT production for RTÉ